January 1, 1970

Amplats expects 85% fewer job losses

Anglo American Platinum has reduced the number of job cuts tied to restructuring at two South African operations by 85%. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore looks at possible IPO

Glencore, whois trying to reduce debt as commodity prices slump, says it’s studying the possibility of an initial public offering for its agricultural trading business. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Four killed in Rustenburg platinum mine fire

Four miners have died in an underground fire in a platinum mine near Rustenburg, the Impala group has said. Source: News
January 1, 1970

African resource rich countries are ‘addicts in need of rehab’

Without beneficiation, value addition and industrialisation around commodities, the minerals have hardly touched communities, says former Zim minister Tendai Biti. Source: News