Shares in Northern Star Resources surged after the company unveiled a 4 per cent lift in first half profit to $82.1 million and a 33 per cent leap in its interim dividend to 6¢ a share (reports The West Australian).
Lucapa Diamond Company is storming ahead at its newest operation in Lesotho (reports MiningNews).
The Kingdom of Lesotho is a small, high-altitude, landlocked country surrounded by South Africa.
It also happens to be a major player in the global diamond market, with the sector one of its biggest earners.
The Mothae diamond mine is in the heart of one of the richest cluster of kimberlite mines in the world - with the turn-off to the operations dubbed "billion dollar junction".
2019 is shaping up as an important year for copper and gold play PolarX (reports Stockhead).
The company is ramping up exploration efforts at its Alaska Range Project with a focus on three core prospects.
The deposit is situated about a 6-hour drive from the Alaskan city of Anchorage, “effectively a Kalgoorlie trip”.
Speaking with Stockhead at the 2019 Resources Rising Stars event in Sydney, PolarX managing director Frazer Tabeart outlined the company’s 2019 strategy.
Veteran resource analyst Andrew Clayton from Perth broker Euroz Securities has returned from a pre-Indaba site visit to Orion Minerals’ (ASX: ORN) Prieska Copper-Zinc Project in South Africa with an upbeat view on the outlook for the stock.