January 1, 1970

RBM fires five for fuelling protests

Five employees of Rio Tinto’s Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) mine, alleged to have been involved in fuelling community protests over jobs and contracts, have been dismissed […]
January 1, 1970

Technology will transform conventional SA mining – PwC

Pricey and unsafe conventional mining does not have a long life and technology and innovation will bring about a different way of working, says PwC. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Gold Fields to spend $1.4bn on Ghana mine

Gold Fields will invest $1.4bn to extend the life of its Damang operation in Ghana by eight years. Source: News
January 1, 1970

BHP, billionaire Rinehart join metals chase in Ecuador

BHP Billiton and billionaire Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting are among commodity producers to have held talks over a potential entry into mining in Ecuador. Source: News