January 1, 1970

Mining company serves summons on environmental rights lawyers

Two attorneys at the Centre for Environmental Rights have been served with a summons by an Australian mining company operating on the West Coast. Source: News
January 1, 1970

China coal giant awaits Rio response to Glencore's rival offer

China’s Yanzhou Coal Mining is holding fire on a counter offer for Rio Tinto Group’s Australian coal assets as it waits to hear whether Glencore has […]
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

NUM to fight jobs bloodbath at AngloGold

Planned retrenchments, that could see 8 500 workers lose their jobs, by AngloGold Ashanti will create ghost towns, says the National Union of Mineworkers. Source: News