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
January 1, 1970

BHP flags 'another 10yrs' as iron ore adjusts after boom

The iron ore market will take longer to balance out than other commodities as excess supply may take years to be absorbed after a boom, according […]