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

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

Planned mining laws unacceptable – Sibanye

Sibanye Gold has criticised the planned Mining Charter, saying some aspects of the legislation are “not acceptable” in their current form. Source: News
January 1, 1970

AngloGold first-quarter earnings fall on output drop

AngloGold Ashanti says earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation decreased to $378m as it produced less and the price of bullion declined. Source: News