January 1, 1970

Glencore sells agri-business for $2.5bn

Glencore has announced selling nearly half of its vast agriculture business to a Canadian pension fund for $2.5bn in cash. Source: News
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

SA gold mines get stable outlook from S&P's

Standard & Poor’s has revised their outlook from negative to stable for miners AngloGold Ashanti and Gold Fields. 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