January 1, 1970

Mining communities ask to join case against Mining Charter

About 150 community-based organisations and activists will apply to join an existing case brought by mining companies to challenge the government’s Mining Charter. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Body of trapped Carletonville miner recovered

The body of a miner who was trapped in the AngloGold Ashanti Mponeng mine in Carletonville, south-west of Johannesburg, has been recovered. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Royal Bafokeng said to end contract with Gupta-linked firm

Royal Bafokeng Platinum will terminate a contract with a company linked to the politically connected Gupta family, according to two people familiar with the decision. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

South32 said to study bid for $1.6bn Rio coal mines

South32 is studying a potential bid for Rio Tinto’s $1.6bn coking coal portfolio, as it seeks to take advantage of surging prices for the steelmaking ingredient. […]