Joint Venture partners scaling up exploration for rare earths at Malawi prospect

ASX-listed Globe Metals & Mining and its joint venture (JV) partner, Resource Star, are scaling up exploration for rare-earth elements at their Machinga site, in south-eastern Malawi. Globe’s Africa projects manager, Dries Kruger, says the ....

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Malawi reports upsurge in exploration as economic crisis wanes

The Malawi government says mineral exploration in the country by local and international companies is gathering pace after slowing down following the global economic slowdown, which started in 2008. Ellason Kaseko, director for the mines ....

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Malawi has largest rare earth stocks – Cassim Chilumpha

Government says Malawi has Africa's largest reserves of rare earth with discoveries of over 30 million tonnes of the minerals and a mining life span of around 30 year life. Minister of Natural Resources, Energy ....

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World Bank to support Malawi’s emerging mining sector

The World Bank Board of Directors has approved a $25million credit to support the Malawi Government improve management and governance of its nascent mining sector. The funds will be provided through the Mining Governance and ....

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Lynas Corporation Limited assessing Malawi High Court decision on Kangankunde Rare Earths

Lynas Corporation Limited (“Lynas”) (ASX:LYC, OTC:LYSDY) is currently assessing a recent decision of the Malawi High Court that may affect its proposed Kangankunde Rare Earths (KGK) resource development in Malawi. Lynas announced on 30 November ....

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Globe Metals speaks on global demand for niobium

Globe Metals and Mining has said the global market has plenty of room to accommodate the miner’s 3 000 tonnes of niobium output at Mzimba. [caption id="attachment_5340" align="alignleft" width="261" caption="Mining is taking shape in Malawi"][/caption] ....

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Partnerships boost Globe Metals’ development of vital Health Post in Malawi

Globe Metals & Mining release an announcement to inform the market of its participation in the development of the Etandweni Health Post, nearby its Kanyika Niobium Project in Mzimba district, Malawi. Commissioned by Globe approximately ....

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Unfair mining agreements depriving Africa of enough earnings from gold revenues – AfDB

Africa is not cashing in enough from its large gold resources, despite the spiralling price of the metal over recent years, a working paper published by the African Development Bank (AfDB) April 12, 2012 has ....

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