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  1. Platinum Group Metals Files WBJV Project 1 Technical ReportRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... and reserve estimate on the Company's 82.9% owned WBJV Project 1 Platinum Mine located near Rustenburg, South Africa, it has today filed the associated National Instrument 43-101 technical report. The report, entitled "An Independent Technical ...

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  2. South Africa: Lonmin Brings Down Operational CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Battling from an ever decreasing share price, Lonmin [JSE:LON] has managed to stem the cost of mining the platinum group of metals, it said on Thursday. Lonmin's share price plummeted from close to R100 in August 2012 to its current R7 on the JSE, caused by plummeting platinum demand, lengthy strikes and the Marikana massacre on August 16 2012, which was sparked by a wildcat strike at Lonmin's Marikana mine near Rustenburg.

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  3. Lonmin cuts cost guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    South Africa-focused platinum producer Lonmin said on Thursday it expected full-year underlying cash costs to stay below its guidance, indicating that its deep cost-cutting measures were beginning to bear fruit. The London-listed company remains at risk from platinum prices falling to lows not seen since the 2008 financial crash, while power and labour costs in South Africa have risen sharply.

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  4. UPDATE 1-Lonmin expects full-year underlying cash costs below guidanceRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    Platinum producer Lonmin Plc said it expected full-year underlying cash costs to stay below its guidance, indicating that its deep cost-cutting measures were beginning to bear fruit. Shares in the company, hit by a rout in metals prices and a long-running strike last year, rose to trade up almost 6 percent before falling back down.

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  5. Navigating slow demand with radical restructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Iol.co.za

    A miner works at Impala Platinum's operations in Rustenburg. The writer says the government is working on a policy to restructure our mining value chain to include local beneficiation.

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  6. Indian-origin businessman's company assets seized in S. AfricaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Newkerala.com

    The assets of a mining company, whose non-executive board members include Indian-origin businessman Rajesh Gupta and South African President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane Zuma, have been attached following a court order, media reported. JIC Mining Services' assets were attached on Wednesday after the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration found that the company's mining captain, Clinton Cilliers, had been unlawfully dismissed, allafrica.com reported on Thursday citing a law firm representing Cilliers.

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  7. Is this the world's most unstoppable vehicle? 'Marauder' can smash...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Daily Mail

    'I'm an attached guy with no plans of changing': Inside the seedy world of Ashley Madison - where EVERYONE is lying about their age, weight and ability in the bedroom EXPOSED: Josh Duggar revealed as having 'paid almost $1,000 for multiple Ashley Madison accounts' as 37million would-be love-cheats are named by hackers who stole Ashley Madison accounts 'Smart drugs' really DO work: Pills taken by a fifth of university students found to improve memory and learning - raising 'serious ethical questions' Titanium in chewing gum, antifreeze in salad dressing and jet fuel in cereal: The unpalatable additives lurking in our food... but are they really THAT bad for you? Can sex parties REALLY save marriages? Woman who arranges raunchy shindigs frequented by 'huge celebrity names' says they can... because they take the deceit out of wanting more sexually An easy commute, a cool office or extra ... (more)

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  8. RMF slates UCT for investments in mining sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Iol.co.za

    RHODES Must Fall has taken issue with UCT's investments in the mining sector, more particularly Lonmin, in light of the Marikana massacre. Nationwide events were held on Sunday for the anniversary of the massacre, which started as a wildcat strike at a Lonmin mine in the rural village of Marikana, near Rustenburg, and ended after 44 people - 41 of whom were striking miners - were killed by police between August 11 and 16 in 2012.

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  9. Memorial for South African miner massacre turns politicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The China Post

    ... re at a ceremony marking the third anniversary of the massacre of 34 striking platinum miners, near Rustenburg, South Africa, Sunday, Aug. 16. (AFP)

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  10. South Africa: Zuma - Commemorate Marikana With UnityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | AllAfrica.com

    President Jacob Zuma on Sunday called on South Africans to commemorate the shooting of 44 people in Marikana three years ago with unity and dignity. "We remember all who lost their lives including those who were killed before and after the 16th of August.

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  11. Job cuts: Amcu leader weighs marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa has not yet achieved freedom, Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union leader Joseph Mathunjwa said on Sunday. "When we voted in 1994, we were electing a black supervisor.

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  12. South Africa: Politicians Turn Marikana Memorial into RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | AllAfrica.com

    A highly-politicised three-year commemoration of the Marikana killings saw politicians jostling to promote their affiliations in Rustenburg on Sunday. "Marikana is another name of the EFF," Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema told the approximately 20 000 people gathered at the dusty site where 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead at a Lonmin mine in Marikana in the North West on August 16 in 2012.

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  13. EFF, DA blast government over MarikanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Iol.co.za

    Both the Democratic Alliance and Economic Freedom Fighters on Sunday lashed out at government during the 3rd anniversary commemoration for the victims of the August 2012 shooting at Marikana, near Rustenburg in North West. The best tribute that could be paid to the victims was to vote the current government out of office, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane told the crowd.

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  14. .com | Malema, Maimane turn Marikana into political rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | News24

    A highly-politicised three-year commemoration of the Marikana killings saw politicians jostling to promote their affiliations in Rustenburg on Sunday. "Marikana is another name of the EFF," Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema told the approximately 20 000 people gathered at the dusty site where 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead at a Lonmin mine in Marikana in the North West on August 16 in 2012.

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  15. .com | Zuma: Commemorate Marikana with unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | News24

    President Jacob Zuma on Sunday called on South Africans to commemorate the shooting of 44 people in Marikana three years ago with unity and dignity. "We remember all who lost their lives including those who were killed before and after the 16th of August.

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  16. .com | Rival Rustenburg medics in roadside brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | News24

    It is alleged that officials from Eagle Trauma Rescue and Med24/7, both based in Rustenburg, were involved in an altercation at an accident scene. A video of the "fight", which is understood to have taken place on Wednesday evening, was posted on Facebook on Thursday.

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  17. 'We eat rats and cats to survive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Iol.co.za

    This is the plight of more than 1 000 former Aquarius Platinum Mine workers who spoke to the African News Agency in Kroondal, near Rustenburg, this week. "At least 155 of us have died.

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  18. South Africa's Platinum Miners Start OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Wall Street Journal

    RUSTENBURG, South Africa-After years of digging ever deeper to extract platinum from the ground, some miners of the precious metal are opting for a new strategy: starting over. Decades of mining have depleted South Africa's easily mined ore.

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  19. Job losses in mining sector: who benefits?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Iol.co.za

    Mineworkers finish their shift at Anglo Platinum's Khuseleka shaft 1 mine in Rustenburg. Productivity at Khuseleka and Khomanani platinum mines was 20 percent higher than at Anglo American's other platinum mines.

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  20. Now Zuma blames EskomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa's electricity crisis is shaving 1 percentage point off economic growth annually and preventing the country from achieving its employment and development targets, President Jacob Zuma admitted on Tuesday. He was giving a report back on the government's implementation of the National Development Plan , the first since his government's commitment to a nine-point plan to revive the economy, in his State of the Nation address in February.

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