January 1, 1970

Towards a more effective mining policy

The mining industry has had a far greater positive impact on South Africans than its critics allow. Can the best interests of South Africans be aligned […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore is close to creating a mining royalty company

Glencore is close to finalising a $700m deal with the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to create a new base-metals royalty company. Source: News
January 1, 1970

DRC tin explorer to list on JSE

Alphamin intends to list on the AltX in order to raise the final $31.4m needed to complete construction of a mine in the eastern DRC, which […]
January 1, 1970

163-carat Angolan diamond sells for $34m, still disappoints

A flawless 163-carat clear diamond from Angola fetched $34m (approximately R487m) at Christie’s in Geneva – not enough to dispel concerns about the health of the […]