January 1, 1970

What can we do but wait – Lily Mine victim's dad

The father of one of the women trapped underground at Lily Mine in Barberton says he understands the mine management’s decision to suspend rescue efforts. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Zwane: Mining declaration saves 16 000 jobs

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the declaration signed by government, mining companies and labour unions has put 16 000 potential job losses on ice. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Gold firms form working group on lung disease

SA gold-mining firms, some of which are being sued for incidents of lung disease, have formed a working group to pay compensation and prevent new cases […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore sells agri-business for $2.5bn

Glencore has announced selling nearly half of its vast agriculture business to a Canadian pension fund for $2.5bn in cash. Source: News