January 1, 1970

Digging deep: Diamond hunt in SA gets tougher

Proof that diamonds are getting harder to find can be seen in the South African bush, where De Beers is spending $2bn tunnelling beneath a vast […]
January 1, 1970

Sibanye targeting gold acquisition by end of 2016

Sibanye Gold wants to buy a gold-producing asset by the end of the year, adding to its acquisitions of platinum operations in its home country, says […]
January 1, 1970

Jeffery: Govt killing the goose that lays the golden eggs. Unshackle mining.

The draft revision of mining BEE rules is just another chain on what once was a sector that competed amongst the world’s best, says an analyst. […]
January 1, 1970

Mineral resources DG resigns

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