January 1, 1970

Deeper gets deadly for gold mine workers

Finding minerals in South Africa after more than a century of digging often means going deeper than ever before. Now, it’s also becoming deadlier. Source: News
January 1, 1970

NUM, Implats reach deal over 2012 strikers

Impala Platinum has agreed to reinstate NUM mineworkers who were asked to leave the company during strikes in the platinum sector in Rustenburg in 2012. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Kumba to cut jobs, downsize flagship mine

Kumba Iron Ore has said it would scale back operations, cut costs and planned to reduce jobs at its Sishen mine, sending its shares 5% higher. […]
January 1, 1970

Lonmin will not shy away from merger or takeover: CEO

Platinum producer Lonmin will not “shy away” from any merger or takeover but for now the company is focused on its plan to survive tough market […]