January 1, 1970

Is SA mining ‘uninvestable’?

With insufficient capital reserves, SA needs to attract foreign capital to develop mining projects. But policy ambiguity is increasingly impacting on the investment case for this […]
January 1, 1970

Zwane: Why this obsession with one family?

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has vehemently denied benefiting from his relationship with the Gupta family, or trying to further their business interests. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Lonmin hits back at calls to shut down its operations

Lonmin has hit back at calls by the Mining Forum of South Africa and Bapo ba Mogale Investments to have its operating licence removed over non-compliance […]
January 1, 1970

163-carat Angolan diamond sells for $34m, still disappoints

A flawless 163-carat clear diamond from Angola fetched $34m (approximately R487m) at Christie’s in Geneva – not enough to dispel concerns about the health of the […]