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Zimbabwe will consider applications from platinum and diamond miners to exempt them from a law requiring the firms to have at least 51 percent local ownership. The country's Mines Minister Winston Chitando said companies need to show that they have a plan to achieve compliance before it would ...
The series of .9995 fine platinum bullion coins was introduced in 1997 as an annual product for investors but there have been gaps in their release. The program saw a five-year sale hiatus beginning in 2009 -- while its collector proof counterpart continued, and the bullion piece was again absent from the ...

Johannesburg, Feb 9 (Reuters) - South Africa's Northam platinum Ltd said on Friday it expects a wider mid-year loss despite its Zondereinde and Booysendal mines achieving operating profits. It expects a headline loss per share of 77.6 to 90.5 cents for the six months which ended on Dec. 31 versus a ...
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palladium surged over 55% last year, eclipsing its rival platinum for the first time in 16 years. Though it may take some time to implement, some auto-makers are considering shifting back to platinum to cut costs. platinum enjoys superior physical properties to palladium and should get additional boosts from ...
Zimbabwe will not lift the 51% local ownership requirement - known as indigenization - for the country's platinum mines, according to the country's newly appointed mines minister, Winston Chitando. He was speaking to Miningmx in an interview at a 'Zimbabwe mining dialogue' function held in Cape ...

platinum supply would be flat at best, according to CEOs of the world's largest producers of the metal, who said the platinum price was not high enough to incentivise expansions. "We think that supply is at best flat," Chris Griffith, CEO of Anglo American platinum (Amplats) was quoted to have said in an ...
"We've seen a muted price environment and a very strong rand recently so we'll see price and profit pressure on some assets and that will mean that in this environment, there's unlikely to be any expansion of our production," said Chris Griffith, CE of Anglo American platinum, the world's largest source of ...
Fresh from a January name change to better reflect what its exploration project in Yukon, Canada, offers--one of the largest undeveloped nickel-copper sulphide and platinum Group Metals (PGM) deposits in North America--Nickel Creek platinum (CN:NCP) aims to catch the zeitgeist of the growing ...
Johannesburg, Feb 5 (Reuters) - South Africa's Sibanye-Stillwater's full year platinum production rose compared with the year-ago period, while gold production fell after the firm mothballed its Cooke operations, the diversified miner said on Monday. platinum group metals production in South Africa ...
platinum Equity has acquired Green Bay, Wisconsin-based WS packaging Group, a provider of labels and packaging solutions for the food and beverage, consumer packaged goods and pharmaceutical markets. The seller was J.W. Childs Associates. No financial terms were disclosed. Barclays was ...
His firm recently launched a physically-backed platinum exchange-traded fund in the U.S. -- only the second such U.S.-listed investment offering. The GraniteShares platinum Trust PLTM, -0.63% began trading on Jan. 22. The new fund arrives on the scene just as platinum looks ready to play catch-up with ...
Jubilee Metals Group PLC (LON:JLP) told investors that operational earnings from the Hernic platinum operations had nearly doubled in the fourth quarter. Fourth quarter operational earnings from the site amounted to £0.97mln, up 94% compared to £0.5mln in the preceding quarter.
So, while I wasn't looking forward to the prospect of driving a van, I was looking forward to the comfort an eight-seater people mover would bring while my sister-in-law is staying with us. I drove the Kia Carnival for a whole week. It was the top-of-the-range platinum in the petrol version. So what did I think of ...
At platinum Wellness we don't treat disease or symptoms, rather we empower you to restore your health by correcting the source of the problem and help your body heal from the inside. We start with a simple assumption- you were designed to be active, energized and vibrantly healthy. If you're not, there's ...
The agency's collections of gold and platinum coins have prices that can change weekly depending on the trending value of precious metals. Coin pricing is evaluated every Wednesday and modified as necessary. The Mint's procedures remain the same with pricing criteria and under-the-hood calculations ...
Adding to his incomparable list of achievements, Roger Federer has now gone platinum. To honor Federer's 20th Grand Slam singles title, Wilson has created an exclusive Collector's Edition platinum Racquet Package, complete with a special Pro Staff RF 97 Autograph frame clad in a metallic, glittering ...

Record-Eagle/Brooke KansierLinus Gauthier points out family members in a wedding photo as he and his wife, Josephine, flip through photo albums. The couple credits their faith and trust for keeping their 70-year marriage strong. Gauthiers go platinum. Record-Eagle/Brooke KansierLinus Gauthier smiles ...
As you might expect, platinum drivers have had the most success and experience, particularly on a global basis, while Bronze drivers are essentially amateurs. The winning No. 5 Action Express Mustang Sampling Prototype drivers all have platinum ratings, as do the winning GT Le Mans drivers in the No.
Hawai'i information service (HIS) announces that it has achieved the highest level of certification for its implementation of core real estate technology. According to the Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO), HIS is one of just six Multiple Listing Service (MLS) providers to attain 'platinum' status on the ...
From the introduction of the Proof American Eagle platinum series in 1997, the reverse design has changed annually, paired with the common Statue of ... The Proof 2017-W American Eagle platinum coin, which marked the series' 20th anniversary by using on its reverse the Eagle design introduced in ...
Johannesburg -- Tharisa CEO Phoevos Pouroulis met Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa, on January 18, as the Cyprus-based platinum and chrome mining company looks for opportunities in the country with the world's second-biggest reserves of the metals. Pouroulis was accompanied to the ...
In a recent announcement, the heritage New York-based jewelry brand Suna Bros. revealed plans to debut a modern, distinctive, and well-priced collection done entirely in platinum. Lead by 24 handcrafted necklaces, the designs will be unveiled to retailers and press at the upcoming Centurion Show (Jan ...
Gold Fields has finally sold the Arctic platinum Project, which has been in its portfolio for 18 years and never advanced beyond exploration, numerous studies and hopes by the board it would be a mine one day. The Finnish arm of London-based private equity group CD capital natural resources Fund ...
GraniteShares launched a new fund on Jan 22, 2018, Graniteshares platinum Trust PLTM , focused on providing exposure to the price of physical platinum. Precious metal ETFs have been in the spotlight lately and the debate on the use of palladium or platinum in the auto industry continues. platinum had ...
platinum is the rarest precious metal when compared to the other metals that trade on futures exchanges. While gold, silver, and palladium are all precious, platinum has characteristics that have historically made it the most precious of all metals. The nickname, "rich man's gold" did not come from thin air.
If you're looking for some serious hair inspo to start the new year off right, look no further than Emma Roberts, who just unveiled a major change, debuting brand new blunt bangs at the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards. Emma is no stranger to dramatic hair switch-ups. Whether she's trying out trendy colors like ...
Just two days ago, we posted a lengthy listing of Milwaukee releases we looked forward to hearing in 2018. We knew there were going to be oversights, but we had no idea such a notable omission would be brought to our attention this fast. platinum Boys are putting out an EP. We Don't Dance (Anymore), the rowdy ...
platinum prices are leading the advance in percentage terms in the precious metals this morning, with prices up by 1% ($992.10 per oz), followed by a 0.8% rise in silver ($17.12 per oz), a 0.7% rise in palladium ($1,090.40 per oz) and a 0.5% rise in gold prices ($1,328.95 per oz). A weaker dollar and ...
Johannesburg, Jan 11 (Reuters) - One person was killed and part of South Africa'sRoyal Bafokeng platinum's (RBPlat) conveyor belt was burnt during overnight protests at one of its shafts in the country's North West Province, the platinum producer said on Thursday. Social and labour violence, soaring ...
APMEX, Inc., the nation's largest Precious Metals e-retailer, is pleased to announce the 2018 platinum Britannia coin is now available for pre-order. The 2018 1 oz platinum Britannia joins an illustrious history of this bullion coin from The Royal Mint. The Gold Britannia was introduced in 1987, showcasing a ...
The Nike Air Max 97 Ultra '17 is an updated version of the classic runner and it's introduced in a new colorway of Pure platinum/Dark Grey to start off 2018. Sporting the dark and shiny hues mixed with white accents throughout its mesh/synthetic upper, the sneaker features its signature wavy-pattern across ...
The price of platinum is tipped to rise in 2018 and some ASX-listed platinum companies are notching up healthy gains amid the optimism. The price of platinum is up to around US$970 an ounce, but still a fair way off the highs the precious metal hit early last year when it traded at above US$1,000 an ounce ...
Back then, the Spanglish track with Little Mix was sat at number 19 on the UK single charts, but after appearing on the ITV talent show, it's only gone up and has now became a certified platinum by the BPI. According to MTV, eight of the Spice Girls' 11 singles have been certified platinum - tracks that have ...
His album "Goin' platinum" gets high marks for authenticity. A truncated "Mrs. Robinson"-like riff drives opener "Get It While You Can" and drafts the tonal blueprint for Finley's second record -- reverbed, scratchy guitars, handsome horns, sweet backup vocals, perfectly deft percussion and tasteful piano and ...
In this part of our series, we'll focus on the gold-platinum spread. When analyzing platinum markets, it's important to compare the metal's performance with that of gold, which is the most crucial of the precious metals. The comparative price performance between these two metals can be analyzed by way of ...
According to Nedbank CIB mining analyst Arnold van Graan, the South African gold and platinum group metals industries continue to face challenges. Rising labour costs, regulatory uncertainty and a lack of capital investment continue to hamper output levels, adding further cost pressure. "If anything, the ...
Ticketmaster's website claimed that the platinum tickets "offer fans the best available tickets for an event direct from the artist", and said the goal was to give fans "fair and safe access to the best available tickets, while enabling artists and other people involved in staging live events to price tickets closer to ...
Bayonetta and Vanquish developer platinum Games is working on two self-published games--its first stab at going it alone. Head of development Atsushi Inaba told GameInformer that in 2017 the company encouraged game pitches from all its staff, which has yielded "two designs that we're genuinely ...
Review: Robert Finley's deep soul validates 'Goin' platinum' ... This cover image released by Easy Eye Sound shows "Goin' platinum! ... getting well-deserved attention at an age when talent contests aren't likely to consider him, whether it's his hair that's gone platinum or his new album, "Goin' platinum!".
Contemporary Ballroom Dancing is making resurgence around the country, and has landed in Augusta and the CSRA! There are numerous classes throughout the CSRA each week, most notably in Martinez, Hephzibah, in Downtown Augusta and at Cutno Dance Center. UrbanSuite-Augusta is a coalition ...
Speaking with GameInformer, platinum's head of development Atsushi Inaba has spoken of the balance the studio is trying to find between Indie-level productions and big-budget, big publisher titles. "We can't put together a AAA, $10 million-plus game, because we just don't have that sort of cash as an ...
Throughout 2018, PokerStars will be giving out over 300 PSPC packages, called "platinum Passes," worth $30,000 each, including the $25,000 buy-in, accommodation at the Atlantis Resort and around $2,000 for travel and expenses! By the end of next year, PokerStars will have contributed $8 million to ...
Eighteen years ago, Wine Press Northwest, a wine publication in Kennewick, Washington, began its annual platinum Judging, a multi-day tasting of Pacific Northwest wines that have won a gold medal in at least one of the globe's top competitions. We chart more than 40 of these competitions throughout ...
Precious metals stock picks made a year ago were mixed, but more than half beat the record growth in the S&P 500. Most of the new 2018 precious metals stock picks are the same as those for 2017, but there are some deletions and additions. Price forecasts for gold, silver, platinum and palladium, the ...
Back in 2008, platinum was the king of the precious metals sector. The price reached a high of $2308.80 on the active month NYMEX futures contract. During the same year, gold traded to its peak price of $1033.90 per ounce. Silver moved to a high of $21.185 and palladium traded to an apex of $585.25 ...
Note that I use the term "platinum group." Gold and silver are distinct elements, as is platinum. However, when you talk about platinum, it's usually looked at as a group of six metals: platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium, and osmium. The metals are found together in nature and are produced ...
Gold Price Steady as US government shutdown Hits Dollar, platinum Bulls Jump. Monday, 1/22/2018 14:29. GOLD PRICES held steady as the Dollar remained weak Monday morning amid the US government shutdown, writes Steffen Grosshauser at BullionVault - the first since October 2013. After recording the 6th weekly ...
Business. South African platinum miners in dire straits. Since 2008, platinum prices have fallen by 60 percent. This puts pressure on the platinum mines in South Africa. But not only the market, but above all the politics and the rebellion of the miners cause difficulties for the operators.
platinum group metals (PGMs) are both industrial and precious commodities that are rarer than gold and silver. The group consists of two sub-classifications; palladium-group platinum-group elements and iridium-group platinum-group elements. The latter include iridium, osmium, and ruthenium.


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