January 1, 1970

Amcu stands firm on R12 500 minimum wage

Delivering Amcu’s platinum wage demands, leader Joseph Mathunjwa pointed out that wage inequality persists and inflation targeting neglects working class conditions. Source: News
January 1, 1970

First, find the world's biggest diamond; then, don't break it

Keeping giant gems intact during the mining process is a challenge for companies that account for most of the global production of these multi-million dollar whoppers. […]
January 1, 1970

Elusive alluvial diamonds a problem for miners

Despite challenges, the share prices of mining companies Trans Hex and Rockwell are strongly up so far this year, but don’t throw caution to the wind. […]
January 1, 1970

Rio Tinto boss shelves giant iron ore project – report

Rio Tinto has shelved its $20bn Simandou iron ore project in Guinea because of a sustained slump in prices, says chief executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques. Source: News