January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum's full-year loss narrows 51%

Northam Platinum has said its full-year loss halved as production increased 16% and the South African miner paid less interest after cutting debt. Source: News
January 1, 1970

WATCH: Zama zamas trapped as Langlaagte rescue stalls

Illegal miners were trapped underground on Monday after a rescue operation was halted. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Case against 22 illegal miners in Welkom postponed

The case against 22 illegal miners arrested at a Welkom gold mine has been postponed in the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court, Free State police say. Source: News
January 1, 1970

De Beers diamond sale exceeds expectations

De Beers has had its smallest diamond sale so far this year as the industry entered a seasonally slower period, still it said the auction was […]