January 1, 1970

Parliamentary committee approves draft minerals law

Parliamentarians say they will persist with approved amendments to SA’s oil and mining laws, rejecting concerns raised by President Jacob Zuma about the constitutionality of changes. […]
January 1, 1970

Safety violations found after deadly China coal mine blast

Safety regulators have found several violations at a coal mine in western China where 33 people died this week after being trapped underground in a gas […]
January 1, 1970

'It's like coming home' for Harmony's new boss

Harmony has hired its former chief operating officer Peter Steenkamp to replace CEO Graham Briggs as the miner battles to cut costs and debt. Source: New […]
January 1, 1970

De Beers ends 127-yr control of Kimberley Mines

Petra Diamonds and a partner have agreed to buy De Beers’ Kimberley Mines, ending the producer’s 127-year control of the operation. Source: News