January 1, 1970

Chinese firm adds incentives to fend off Glencore's challenge of Rio assets

China-controlled Yancoal Australia has added new incentives to its offer for Rio Tinto’s Australian coal assets to fend off a last-minute challenge by rival Glencore. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Coal miners killed in underground blast in Colombia

At least eight people have died and five are missing after an underground explosion at a coal mine in central Colombia. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zwane booed as locals disrupt Mining Charter meeting

The first imbizo on the Mining Charter in Mpumalanga has been postponed after it was disrupted by disgruntled community members, who insisted that premier David Mabuza […]
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