Uranium – Bloomberg reported that droughts in southwest Africa's Namibia has uranium mines operating the area facing water shortages. Some of the operators include Rio Tinto and Paladin Energy.
Articles Tagged "Namibia"
Diamond – Bloomberg reported that Namibia has said it won't reduce the tax rate of Namdeb Diamond Corp., which is 50-percent owned by Anglo American plc (LSE:AAL) and 50-percent owned by the Namibian government. The company had hoped the rate would be cut to 37.5 percent.
Diamond – Bloomberg reported that Anglo American plc's (LSE:AAL) Namdeb Diamond Corp. plans to raise diamond output at its Elizabeth Bay mine by 32 percent just one year after opening; it will also continue mining there until after 2015.
Uranium – Forsys Metals Corp (TSX:FSY, FRANKFURT:F2T) announced the results of the Norasa Uranium Project drilling program in Namibia, Africa.
Rare Earth – Although rare earth prices are currently on the decline, a number of Africa-based projects are gaining momentum.
Oil – Westbridge Energy Corporation (TSXV:WEB) has announce that the Company has entered into a letter of intent with Ropat Petroleum Investments (PTY) Ltd. to acquire a majority interest in the oil and gas exploration in four new petroleum licenses offshore Namibia.
Uranium – Mining Weekly reported that uranium miner, Paladin Energy (TSX:PDN) delivered a record quarterly and annual production at its Kayelekera and Langer Heinrich operations, with a combined production of 2.1 million pounds of uranium oxide for the December quarter, and a total annual output of 7.9 million pounds of uranium oxide.
Diamond – Afri-Can Marine Minerals Corporation (CVE:AFA) has recently announced that it has already concluded its EPL 3403 Marine Diamond Concession sampling program.
Diamond – Afri-Can Marine Minerals Corporation (TSXV:AFA) announced it will start a sampling program on its marine diamond concession in Namibia.
Diamond – Afri-Can Marine Minerals Corporation (TSXV:AFA) announced analysis and interpretation of the geophysical survey at its marine diamond concession in Namibia.