January 1, 1970

ArcelorMittal's SA unit appoints new CEO

World’s top steel producer ArcelorMittal’s SA unit has named a new chief executive to help the loss-making company battle with cheap imports and rising costs. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Seven missing after landslide at Congo copper mine

Swiss mining company Glencore says 7 people are missing following a landslide at a massive open pit copper mine in southeastern Congo. Source: News
January 1, 1970

A small-town story of the resource curse

Anglo American recently announced that it will cut around 4 000 jobs at its Sishen mine in Kathu, Northern Cape. finweek considers why development dependent on […]
January 1, 1970

Court overturns Mugabe seizure of diamond miners

A Zimbabwean court has overruled President Robert Mugabe’s directive ordering miners out of Marange diamond fields and says the mines minister is in contempt of court. […]