January 1, 1970

Jeffery: Govt killing the goose that lays the golden eggs. Unshackle mining.

The draft revision of mining BEE rules is just another chain on what once was a sector that competed amongst the world’s best, says an analyst. […]
January 1, 1970

Rio's revamp hints at potential $9bn BHP-style spinoff

Rio Tinto Group is seemingly putting about $9bn of unwanted assets from coal and uranium to Canadian iron ore into a single basket ready to spin […]
January 1, 1970

Probe after worker killed at Harmony mine

Investigations are underway after a mining employee was killed while working underground at Harmony’s Phakisa mine, management says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Amplats sees profit falling on platinum drop, tax adjustment

Anglo American Platinum has said first-half profit will probably be at least 20% lower after a tax gain boosted earnings in the previous year. Source: News