News

2017

Dec 14, 2017

Smart money on zinc

Source: Australia’s Paydirt by Mark Andrews

High-grade zinc-copper projects with big regional exploration potential are rare, which suits Orion Minerals NL perfectly.

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Dec 13, 2017

Preparing for Prieska

Source:SA Mining by Nelendhre Moodley

Orion focused on its flagship project: The junior miner, which is in the process of firming up its resource base on its flagship zinc/copper project, aspires to be in commercial production as early as 2020.

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Nov 30, 2017

Orion raises cash to advance South African project

Source: Mining Weekly by Esmarie Swanepoel

Metals developer Orion Minerals will raise A$5.5-million in a share placement to progress its Prieska zinc/copper project, in South Africa.

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Nov 21, 2017

Optimistic times for Orion

Source: Mining Journal by Jacqueline Holman

Orion Minerals has had a busy 2017, acquiring the prospecting rights over the historic Prieska copper mine, carrying out exploration and drilling at the Prieska copper-zinc project, securing funding and listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

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Oct 17, 2017

Interview with Errol Smart

Source: CGTN (China’s English language television channel)

121 Mining Investment Hong Kong, 17-18 October 2017

Video interview
Sep 19, 2017

Australian metals firm Orion lists on the JSE

Source: Business Report by Sizwe Dlamini

Australian base metals firm Orion Minerals, with an active exploration and development programme in South Africa, yesterday listed in the gold mining sector on the main board of the JSE.

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Sep 18, 2017

Orion Minerals lists on the JSE

Source: CAJ News Africa by Mthulisi Sibanda

Orion Minerals, an Australian base metals firm, has listed on the Main Board of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). With an active exploration and development programme in South Africa, it has listed in the Gold Mining sector, becoming the 13th firm to list on the bourse this year.

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Sep 18, 2017

Orion seeks to develop new, modern copper mine over historical success

Source: Mining Weekly by Natasha Odendaal

With a secondary listing on the JSE now firmly under its belt, Australian base metals firm Orion Minerals is looking to reignite the development of a South African mining asset it believes was abandoned well before its prime – the Prieska zinc/copper project, in the Northern Cape.

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Sep 15, 2017

Orion on track to develop Prieska zinc/copper project

Source: Mining Weekly by Anine Kilian

ASX-listed Orion Minerals, which will list on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange on Monday, is focused on fast-tracking the development of its Northern Cape-based Prieska zinc/copper project.

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Sep 06, 2017

Positive drilling results from Prieska Zinc-Copper Project

Source: Inside Mining by Phila Mzamo

Australian base metals explorer, Orion Minerals has announced their first assay results from the underground drilling testing at its Prieska Zinc-Copper Project in South Africa.

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Sep 06, 2017

Orion Minerals applies for secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

Source: Mining Review by Staff Writer

ASX-listed Orion Minerals has applied for approval for a secondary listing on the main board of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in the “mining” sector.

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Sep 05, 2017

Australia’s Orion Minerals applies for JSE listing

Source: Mining MX by David McKay

Australian base metals exploration firm, Orion Minerals, said it had applied for a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange which would expand its fund-raising opportunities, including improving access to development capital in South Africa.

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Aug 12, 2017

Orion Minerals obtains approvals for secondary listing on the JSE

Source: Mining Review by Staff Writer

ASX-listed Orion Minerals has obtained approvals from the JSE and the South African Reserve Bank for its application for a secondary listing.

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Jun 15, 2017

Interview with Errol Smart

Source: Moneyweb by Warren Thompson

Joining me on the podcast today is the CEO and MD of Orion Minerals, Errol Smart. Good to have you with us, Errol.

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