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50 workers to re-process Shabanie-Mashava dumps

An initial 50 workers have been engaged to re-process dumps at Shabanie-Mashava Mines in an effort to raise part funding required for re-opening of...

Small-scale gold miners upstage big mines

ZIMBABWE’S small-scale and artisanal gold miners have for the first time in more than 10 years, emerged as the cornerstone of the sector after...

Zim to resume diamond sales

Source: Zim to resume diamond sales | Herald (Business)  12 January 2018. Zimbabwe is planning to resume auction of diamonds next month, having suspended sales in February...

Proline Promass Q 300/500 The specialist for challenging applications

With superior accuracy for mass flow, volume flow and density determination –also under frequently changing process conditions Whether in custody transfer or when meeting stringent...

Endress+Hauser introduces the Picomag The pocket-sized flow measuring technology

The smart plug-and-play flowmeter for utilities In industrial process measurement and automation, demand is steadily rising for simple, reliable and maintenance-free measuring instruments in a...

Kariba South Extension Project reaches 85% completion milestone

The Kariba South Extension Project on the Zambezi River is 85% complete, and is on track for completion in March 2018, reports Hatch, the...

Mimosa output up 4pct in Q1, Zimplats flat -Implats

BULAWAYO, October 31 (The Source)- Zimbabwe’s largest platinum mine, Zimplats recorded a 0.8 percent decline in output while the second largest Mimosa in Zvishavane...

Increased production, depressed demand piles Hwange coal stock

Dumisani Nsingo, Senior Business Reporter A RAMP in production and failure to access a ready market for its coal over the last few months has...

Kamativi reopening in limbo

THE revival of Kamativi Tin Mine in Matabeleland North is hanging in the balance after it has emerged that the new joint venture company...

$1,4bn needed to establish vibrant local smelting, refinery industry

Prosper Ndlovu ZIMBABWE needs approximately $1,4 billion investment to establish a vibrant local smelting and refinery industry to promote efficient value addition and beneficiation of...

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Chaos at border as Chinese trucks are blocked

BUSINESS at Forbes Border Post in Mutare nearly came to a standstill when at least 15 trucks loaded with equipment from a Chinese diamond...

Small-scale gold miners upstage big mines

ZIMBABWE’S small-scale and artisanal gold miners have for the first time in more than 10 years, emerged as the cornerstone of the sector after...

PPC optimistic on planned target

PRETORIA Portland Cement (PPC) Zimbabwe says it remains optimistic that its performance will be in line with its planned targets, but expects to close...

Zim sitting on untapped $30 trillion mineral wealth- ZimFirst

The ZimFirst leader Maxwell Shumba has said Zimbabwe is sitting on $30 trilion mineral wealth which it is failing to tap due to ineptitude...

Mimosa output up 4pct in Q1, Zimplats flat -Implats

BULAWAYO, October 31 (The Source)- Zimbabwe’s largest platinum mine, Zimplats recorded a 0.8 percent decline in output while the second largest Mimosa in Zvishavane...

Zimbabwe: Government by vultures

Zimbabwe: Government by vultures Three examples of hopeless failure Looking back over the past sixteen years since we started this fight with Zanu PF, there are...

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ZCDC acquires $30m diamond equipment

Source: ZCDC acquires $30m diamond equipment | The Herald February 28, 2017 Business Reporter THE Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company will soon take delivery of $30 million equipment from Belarus...

Mines forced to shut down

Source: Mines forced to shut down – Sunday News Dumisani Nsingo, Senior Business Reporter AT least 70 percent of small-scale and artisanal miners across the country have been forced...

Upgrade local geologists’ skills

MINERALS economist and chairperson of the University of Zimbabwe’s Institute of Mining Research, Lyman Mlambo has called on government to upgrade geologists’ skills in...