January 1, 1970

Zim sets deadline for chrome miner to cede its claims

Zimbabwe has set a deadline for ferrochrome producer Zimbabwe Alloys to hand over half its chrome claims or risk having them seized. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Limpopo Amcu member stabbed with assegai, NUM member shot

Two rival union members have been killed in Northam, Limpopo police say. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum halts work amid violence

Northam Platinum has suspended production at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was stabbed to death during a fight between members of two different unions. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Chamber of Mines 'pleased' at S&P rating

Standard & Poor’s decision to maintain South Africa’s debt rating at BBB- investment grade gives the country no room for complacency, warns the Chamber of Mines. […]