UK fishing tackle and equipment retailer Angling Direct PLC (LON:ANG) opened its thirtieth UK store in Milton Keynes on Saturday after a strong summer of trading.

Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas Ltd (LON:ECO, CVE:EOG) has confirmed back-to-back exploration successes offshore Guyana as the Joe-1 has struck oil.

Location Sciences PLC (LON:LSAI) has won 12-month contract with a leading Africa-focused advertising network after a period of testing of its technology.

W Resources PLC (LON:WRES) has raised roughly €1mln from investors in the Extremadura region of Spain as it looks to “deepen regional support” around its La Parrilla mine there. 

Providence Resources PLC (LON:PVR) told investors it has now completed the initial Barryroe well site survey. The Irish oil company, in a statement, said that it had completed the work – surveying for seabed debris clearance, environmental baseline as well as habitat assessment – for proposed well locations A and B.

Kavango Resources PLC (LON:KAV) is in talks with “several” larger mining firms about forming a joint venture to develop its Ditau project in Botswana after drilling analysis suggested the potential presence of rare earth elements (REEs).

Savannah Resources PLC (LON:SAV) has raised roughly £3.76mln through a placing of shares at 2p a pop. The resource development company has also received letters of intent for a further investment of £1.24mln, £1.2mln of which will come from its major shareholder, Al Marjan.

Anglo Pacific Group PLC (LON:APF. TSE:APY) has increased its shareholding in Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corp (LIORC) to 5.88%.

EQTEC PLC (LON:EQT) has announced a change at the top  with Ian Price stepping down from his role as chief executive and director of the company with immediate effect.

Two Benchmark Holdings PLC (LON:BMK) directors have shown their confidence in the aquaculture health company, dipping in for £0.6mln worth of shares. 

Eurasia Mining PLC (LON:EUR) says due diligence is being carried out by a South African mining group on its prospects at West Kytim and Monchetundra.

ITM Power PLC (LON:ITM) has announced the appointment of Martin Green as a new non-executive director with immediate effect.

AfriTin Mining Limited (LON:ATM) is to move ahead with plans for a large scale operation at the Uis tin mine after a maiden resource confirmed the scale of the orebody.

Investment company IQ-AI Limited (LON:IQAI) said it has entered an exciting phase in its development, as it announced its half-year results. The company’s Gadolinium free project, known as “Simulated T1+C”, increased momentum during the first half of 2019.

Learning Technologies Group PLC (LON:LTG) has hiked its interim dividend after earnings for the first half of its financial year jumped 134%.

MTI Wireless Edge Ltd (LON:MWE) has secured a US$1mln order from an Israeli customer for the supply of Hi-Power Microwave Terminations.  

Custodian REIT PLC (LON:CREI) has sold an Edinburgh city centre office and retail unit for £9.1mln.

Mobile commerce firm Bango PLC (LON:BGO) has joined forces with AE Tolls to create a service that allows American drivers to put road toll charges on their monthly phone bills.