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 […]
January 1, 1970

Gideon du Plessis: Mining strike pains. Is half a bread loaf better than none?

Solidarity’s Gideon du Plessis looks at the mining the sector, with a possible strike at Sibanye Gold and make-or-break platinum wage talks due later this year. […]
January 1, 1970

Mines minister denies Gupta favours in Glencore talks

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says he didn’t ‘unduly’ favour a company controlled by friends of President Jacob Zuma in talks over the sale of Glencore’s coal […]