January 1, 1970

Sibanye gets regulatory nod for $294m Aquarius bid

The Competition Commission and the Commission Tribunal have given regulatory approval to Sibanye Gold’s acquisition bid for Aquarius Platinum. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Obama admin to block oil drilling in Atlantic

In a major reversal, the Obama administration says it will not allow oil drilling in the Atlantic Ocean. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Chamber of Mines sees end to black ownership row

The Chamber of Mines is optimistic that it will resolve a dispute with the government about the requirements for black shareholding in mining companies this year. […]
January 1, 1970

African Rainbow Minerals to cut jobs as profits halve

Diversified mining group African Rainbow Minerals says its profit has halved due to sharply softer commodity prices, prompting layoffs and cost cuts to stay afloat. Source: […]