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ASX-listed Australian Vanadium has been given ‘major project status’ by the Australian federal government for its flagship deposit, located in Murchison Province, Western Australia. The granting of ‘major project status’ lasts for three years and provides formal recognition of the national strategic significance of the Australian...

Mining companies operating in Mali will lose their right to value-added tax exemption during production, amongst other regulatory changes contained in a new mining code announced by the Mines Ministry. The new code in Mali will also shorten the ‘stability period’ during which miners’ existing investments...

Family-run, South African drilling company Rosond has secured a contract with Kumba Iron ore worth R2 billion, replacing larger firms Master Drilling and Geoserve Exploration Drilling at two mines in the Northern Cape. Rosond has worked on a greenfield exploration drilling programme for Anglo American-owned Kumba...