January 1, 1970

Elite mine rescue squad risks all to save lives

Few make it into the elite squad of the Mines Rescue Services, which is dedicated to saving lives in a country with the deepest mines in […]
January 1, 1970

Illegal mining equipment seized in Springs

Equipment with an estimated street value of R23 000 used by illegal miners has been found near Springs, say police. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mauritania gold miners on strike

Mauritanian miners have begun an open-ended strike at a Canadian-owned gold mine over pay conditions, with unions citing the vast gap between their salaries and expats. […]
January 1, 1970

Sibanye targeting gold acquisition by end of 2016

Sibanye Gold wants to buy a gold-producing asset by the end of the year, adding to its acquisitions of platinum operations in its home country, says […]