A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Mining Weekly reported that a scoping study completed on Robust Resources Ltd.’s (ASX:ROL) Indonesia-based Romang Island project indicates that it will put out about 250,000 tonnes of manganese per year over a mine life of two to three years.
Mining Weekly reported yesterday that Gulf Minerals Corporation Ltd. (ASX:GLM) plans to develop an Indonesia-based alloy smelter facility. Its goal is to become a major ferromanganese producer by 2018.
Miningmx reported yesterday that according to Aquila Resources Inc. (TSX:AQA), there is a possibility that national elections in South Africa will further delay a hearing regarding why the company has not received a mining permit for its Avontuur manganese project.
Mining Weekly reported that Delta EMD Ltd. (JSE:DTA), an electrolytic manganese dioxide (EMD) manufacturer that supplies the alkaline battery industry, will “discontinue its operations and sell its assets,” subject to shareholder approval.
Shaw River Manganese Ltd. (ASX:SRR) announced that its subsidiary, Otjozondu Holdings (Pty) Ltd., has increased its shareholding in the Namibia-based Otjozondu manganese project to 87.2 percent. Previously it sat at 84 percent.
Platts reported that Kupang Resources Ltd. (ASX:KPR) is waiting for the Indonesian government to allow it to start exporting manganese ore from its West Timor project. In January, a ban was put in place on ore exports with manganese content of less than 49 percent.