January 1, 1970

Glencore said to complete $7.7bn loan turnaround

Glencore has finalised a $7.7bn loan from almost 60 banks as the commodity trader shores up its balance sheet following a raw-materials downturn. Source: News
January 1, 1970

NUM members will not return to Northam mine until safety assured

NUM members will not return to work at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde mine until their safety is assured after a spate of murders, says a spokesperson. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Rio's revamp hints at potential $9bn BHP-style spinoff

Rio Tinto Group is seemingly putting about $9bn of unwanted assets from coal and uranium to Canadian iron ore into a single basket ready to spin […]
January 1, 1970

Lawrie Williams: Making sense of gold boom – how to play it from here

Veteran editor Lawrie Williams tackles the sudden rebound of the gold price, talking with Biznews.com’s Alec Hogg about gold, mining and how to play the bullion […]