January 1, 1970

Mauritania gold miners on strike

Mauritanian miners have begun an open-ended strike at a Canadian-owned gold mine over pay conditions, with unions citing the vast gap between their salaries and expats. […]
January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum mine remains shut after 2 workers killed

Underground operations at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde mine have remained closed for a second day after two people were killed amid clashes between NUM and Amcu. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Investor-friendly policies will grow SA firms in Zim – experts

Zimbabwe’s export sector could benefit significantly from investor-friendly policies and resultant ramp-ups in mining and agricultural production, say experts. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Amplats sees profit drop of up to 70%

Anglo American Platinum says its first-half profit probably fell by 50% to 70% after inventory gains weren’t repeated and the dollar price of commodities declined. Source: […]