January 1, 1970

Mine fatalities in SA rise for first time in decade

For the first time in almost a decade, more people are dying in South African mines, the world’s deepest and among the most dangerous. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Gold Fields soars over 20% on SA mine turnaround

Gold Fields has reported improved production and lower cash outflows at its troubled South African South Deep mine, sending shares soaring more than 20%. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mineral resources DG resigns

Mineral Resources Director General Thibedi Ramontja has resigned, citing personal reasons. Source: News
January 1, 1970

South32 to cut 400 jobs at Kuruman mine – NUM

South32 plans to cut 447 jobs at the Hotazel manganese mine in Kuruman, the National Union of Mineworkers says, in the latest in a slew of […]