January 1, 1970

Zim platinum industry calls for huge investment

Zimbabwe could double annual platinum production in the next decade and become the nation’s top export earner but it needs huge investment. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Body of one of 2 missing miners found at Implats

The body of one of two miners trapped underground at Impala Platinum’s mine in Rustenburg, North West, has been found, the company says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Rand rout little solace as SA firms hoard cash

South African businesses are flush with money. Too bad they aren’t willing to spend it at home. Source: News
January 1, 1970

SA seen avoiding another crippling platinum strike

Anglo American Platinum and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union, who are preparing for new labour talks agree they don’t expect major interruptions. Source: News