January 1, 1970

De Beers Botswana targets highest diamond production since 2014

De Beers says its unit in Botswana is on track to produce the most since 2014 this year, exceeding its annual production forecast. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Miners drive SA stocks to record high as Kumba gains

South Africa’s benchmark stock index has advanced to a record, joining a global rally as commodity prices surged on optimism economic growth is gathering momentum. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

NUM preparing to fight as retrenchment toll rises

The National Union of Mineworkers is gearing up for a fight against both mining companies and the government, amid increasing retrenchments at South Africa’s mines. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

New mining law headed for the bin or court

A flawed public participation process in the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill has created a serious dilemma for legislators. Source: News