Mining Briefs: St Barbara, West African and more

IN Mining Briefs: St Barbara gets ratings boost; West African repays loan; drill results boost Havilah; and Ausdrill arm wins new contract.

Mining Briefs: St Barbara, West African and more Mining Briefs: St Barbara, West African and more Mining Briefs: St Barbara, West African and more Mining Briefs: St Barbara, West African and more Mining Briefs: St Barbara, West African and more

Ratings agency Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the corporate family rating and senior secured rating of gold company St Barbara from B2 to B3 – following the company’s moves to reduce debt.