May 2003
Essential Finance;2003, p187
Reference Entry
A definition of the term "kaffir" is presented, which refers to the shares of South African gold-mining companies.


Related Articles

  • Canadians dig SA's gold. McKay, David // Finance Week;7/14/2003, p15 

    Reports on the development of a gold mine in South Africa by Canadian gold mine developer and financier Hunter Dickinson. Investment returns of Dickinson's exploration ventures; Status of the mine development project; Impact of the project on local mine developers.

  • Mali's golden age. Ross, Priscilla // African Business;Sep97, Issue 224, p35 

    Focuses on Mali's gold mining industry. Ongoing gold exploration and mining operations; Major gold mining firms; Contribution of gold mining industry to national economy; Political conditions; Economic trends.

  • Untitled.  // Cricket;Aug96, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p16 

    Reports on several instances of the discovery of gold in American history. Includes the gold rush in California in 1848; Gold rush at Comstock Lode in western Nevada; Klondike gold rush in 1896; Discovery of gold in Colorado and South Dakota.

  • Ghana.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Sep93, Vol. 194 Issue 9, p17 

    Reports on the bid to take over Ghana's state-owned Prestea gold mine by two companies from South Africa and the United States. Laying off of workers to increase the mine's viability; Decline in gold output.

  • South Africa.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Sep93, Vol. 194 Issue 9, p17 

    Reports on developments in South Africa's mining industry. Postponement of the 15th Congress of the Council of Mining and Metallurgical Institutions (CMMI) to a September 1994 schedule; Improved results at four Anglovaal gold mines for the quarter ended June 30, 1993; Effect of higher gold prices.

  • Lone Tree Mine--plenty of natural hot water.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Nov94, Vol. 195 Issue 11, p31 

    Features the Lone Tree gold-mine situated 34 miles east of Winnemucca, Nevada. Water as the single biggest factor in mining the deposit; Hard, abrasive rock at the mine as another significant factor; Recovery of leachable sulphidic ore.

  • Mesquite, 1.6M oz gold...vegetables nearby.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Nov94, Vol. 195 Issue 11, p35 

    Features the Mesquite gold-mine situated 50 miles northwest of Yuma, Arizona. Incentive system for employees; Use of conventional open pit methods; Equipment fleet; Leaching; Innovations in the environmental aspects of the mine. INSET: When steam was king...

  • Twin Creeks--saving the biggest to last.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Nov94, Vol. 195 Issue 11, p38 

    Features the Twin Creeks gold-mine located about 45 miles northeast of Winnemucca, Nevada. Use of conventional open-pit methods in two pits; Equipments used; Clean, centralized fuel-and-lube facility which allows total containment of any spills.

  • Gold in the Ukraine.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Jun96, Vol. 197 Issue 6, p14 

    Reports on the gold industry in Ukraine. Lack of hard currency to exploit its precious-metal resources; Development of new chemical technologies for gold by the Prydnyproskiy Chemical Plant; Limitations due to the refractory nature of its gold deposits; Tenders for mining gold deposits in...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics