January 1, 1970

Ramaphosa gave Mining Charter the nod, says Zwane

Despite his critique of the consultation process involving the Mining Charter, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa supported it, says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore's last minute gambit gives Rio cash-or-China dilemma

Glencore’s last-minute bid for Australian coal mines leaves Rio Tinto Group with a dilemma to mull over the weekend: accept less money or risk upsetting its […]
January 1, 1970

New charter won't bring down mining sector – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has given the controversial new Mining Charter a ringing endorsement, and denies it will be “an action that brings down the mining sector”. […]
January 1, 1970

Zwane 'chased away' from Mpumalanga mining indaba

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has had to be whisked away from an angry crowd closing in on him at a community meeting in Mpumalanga. Source: […]