January 1, 1970

SA platinum output to drop 2% in 2016 – report

Disruption to platinum production – such as strikes and stoppages – will see SA coming out slightly lower in 2016 with a 2% fall in output, […]
January 1, 1970

At least 3 dead in Zim diamond field accident – ZBC

The Zimbabwean Broadcasting Corporation has reported that at least three illegal panners have been crushed to death by falling rock in the Chiadzwa diamond fields, amid […]
January 1, 1970

Zwane: Mining declaration saves 16 000 jobs

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the declaration signed by government, mining companies and labour unions has put 16 000 potential job losses on ice. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Lower prices would be best thing for gold – Randgold CEO

The head of Randgold Resources says the rebound in bullion prices this year could be doing more harm than good for the companies that produce the […]