January 1, 1970

China still bullish for commodities – Glencore boss

China’s economic growth engine will drive raw materials demand in the long term as the commodities firm remains focused on trading, says director John Mark. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Zimplats to go ahead with $447m expansion project

Zimplats says it is going ahead with its Zimbabwe based projects despite continued threats on a portion of its mining lease area. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Bhana family to pay R6m to Aurora liquidators

Six members of South Africa’s Bhana family, who were involved in the collapse of Aurora Empowerment Systems, have agreed to pay the company’s liquidators. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Court overturns Mugabe seizure of diamond miners

A Zimbabwean court has overruled President Robert Mugabe’s directive ordering miners out of Marange diamond fields and says the mines minister is in contempt of court. […]