January 1, 1970

Mines ditch doing business with Gupta firm

Platinum miners are severing ties with JIC Mining Services, which accounts for the biggest share of profit at the Gupta family’s investment company. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Coal uptick boon for miners

With China having cut production, the price of coal has risen, leaving miners such as Anglo American and Glencore with much to smile about. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mining no longer cornerstone of SA economy

Despite having been the cornerstone of SA’s economy for over 150 years, latest GDP figures show other sectors are dwarfing mining’s contribution by far. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zim platinum miners seek lower royalty fees

Zimbabwe should reduce the royalty fee on platinum producers from 10% to help mining firms offset the impact of low prices, says the country’s mining chamber. […]