January 1, 1970

NUM to demand 20% wage hike at Amplats – document

Union NUM will demand a wage increase of 20% per year for the next two years in upcoming talks with Anglo American Platinum, according to an […]
January 1, 1970

First, find the world's biggest diamond; then, don't break it

Keeping giant gems intact during the mining process is a challenge for companies that account for most of the global production of these multi-million dollar whoppers. […]
January 1, 1970

Gold miners, bullion set to extend gains

Gold producers will extend this year’s share gains with bullion prices likely to continue to rise, according to Northern Star Resources. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore profit dives 66% on raw-materials price rout

Glencore, the miner and commodity trader run by billionaire Ivan Glasenberg, has posted a 66% drop in first-half profit on lower raw-materials prices. Source: News