White Rivers Exploration signs Exploration JV with Harmony Gold in South Africa

Private South African mineral explorer and developer White Rivers Exploration Pty Ltd (WRE) has entered into an Exploration Joint Venture (EJV) South Africa’s third largest gold miner, Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Harmony), to explore and develop potential gold resources at WRE’s Beisa Project and abutting exploration areas within Harmony’s adjacent producing Target Mine in […]

White Rivers mulls JSE listing, looks at more joint ventures

LISTING on the JSE is one of the options that White Rivers Exploration is considering for the future, chairman Neil Warburton said on Tuesday. Mr Warburton’s comments were underscored by Standard Bank’s global head of metals and mining, Rajat Kohli, at a media presentation on Tuesday. He said the stock exchange was likely to attract […]

Women fight for inclusion in BEE model

The empowerment of women in the mining sector is espoused by legislation. The Mining Charter, which outlines broad-based socioeconomic empowerment targets for the South African mining industry, states that stakeholders should aspire to a baseline of 10% women participation by 2009. This is, however, an aspirational and equivocal objective. For the most part, women are […]