January 1, 1970

Amplats sees profit falling on platinum drop, tax adjustment

Anglo American Platinum has said first-half profit will probably be at least 20% lower after a tax gain boosted earnings in the previous year. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Probe after worker killed at Harmony mine

Investigations are underway after a mining employee was killed while working underground at Harmony’s Phakisa mine, management says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Northam miners want safety following murders

Mine unions say their members will only return to work at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde operation when conditions are safe. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore sells Agri stake for R9.3 billion

Glencore has agreed to sell just-under a 10% stake in its agriculture unit to Canada’s British Columbia Investment Management for $624.9m in cash. Source: News