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PGM PRODUCERS: Sibanye to resume limited mining in South Africa

Sibanye-Stillwater (NYSE:SBSW) says it could restart limited operations at its South African mines as soon as April 14, as the government's approval of limited mining and processing provides the first easing of restrictions on one the country's most vital industries.

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EMISSIONS: South Africa to Disclose Carbon Emissions from Its Biggest Polluters

  • Date: 14-04-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: MoneyWeb

South Africa’s Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries has ordered her department to disclose the greenhouse-gas emissions of 16 of the country’s biggest polluters. Barbara Creecy instructed the department to release the information for companies including Sasol, Eskom and Anglo American after a request by the Centre for Environmental Rights.

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LITHIUM: Advantage Announces Shareholder Approval of Arrangement with Orocobre

  • Date: 14-04-20
  • Category: LITHIUM
  • Source: Advantage Lithium

ADVANTAGE LITHIUM CORP. (TSXV: AAL) (OTCQX: AVLIF) (“Advantage” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that, at the annual general and special meeting of holders (“Shareholders”) of common shares (“Advantage Shares”) of Advantage (the “Shareholders”) held today (the “Meeting”), Shareholders overwhelmingly voted in favour of a special resolution (the “Arrangement Resolution”) to approve the previously announced plan of arrangement (the “Arrangement”) with Orocobre Limited (“Orocobre”) pursuant to which Orocobre will acquire all of the issued and outstanding Advantage Shares not already owned by Orocobre in exchange for 0.142 ordinary shares of Orocobre for each Advantage Share.

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PGM PRODUCERS: Mine employees heeding call to return to work turned away at roadblocks

The request by Impala Platinum (Implats) for some employees to return to work on Tuesday was disrupted by roadblocks preventing workers reaching the mine.

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PGM PRODUCERS: NUM urges Impala Platinum workers not to go back to work

  • Date: 14-04-20
  • Category: PGM PRODUCERS
  • Source: Eye Witness News

JOHANNESBURG - The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said it wasn’t consulted by Impala Platinum of the company’s plans to resume operations this week.

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PGM PRODUCERS: Limited mining and processing for Sibanye-Stillwater approved

Approval for limited mining and processing at the South Africa operations have been received, subject to the implementation of agreed protocols to address COVID-19 related health and safety risks.

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PGM PRODUCERS: Sibanye-Stillwater to restart as South Africa's lockdown extends

The company said yesterday it had received approval for limited mining and processing at its South Africa operations from April 14, "subject to the implementation of agreed protocols to address COVID-19 related health and safety risks".

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COVID-19: Nornickel allocates $142.72 mln to combat coronavirus

  • Date: 13-04-20
  • Category: COVID-19
  • Source: TASS

In particular, the money is being used to purchase medical supplies, including medicine and personal protective equipment for medical institutions and Nornickel Group enterprises and employees

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