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Workers at Brazilian mining giant Vale's Mozambique Moatize coal mine downed tools on Friday in a dispute over bonus payments, a local television station reported.
The workers embarked on a strike early on Friday, paralysing work at the plant, Mozambican Miramar television reported.
Dual-listed Pan African Resources has completed the restructuring of its black economic empowerment (BEE) ownership structures. The company has replaced the current BEE equity shareholdings in the company, held through interests in PAR Gold, with BEE shareholdings in Emerald Panther Investments.
Aim-listed Ortac Resources’ subsidiary Casa Mining will start additional work programmes at its Akyanga licence area, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, to incorporate parallel extensions to project, as part of the existing drill programme. This follows the completion of a review of previous exploration activity at the deposit, which identified significant additional intersected gold mineralisation at Akyanga East.