January 1, 1970

Mining empowerment bill shouldn't scare investors

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says investors should not be spooked by a new draft law seeking that companies must be at all times at least 26% […]
January 1, 1970

Desperate bid to save trapped men at Rustenburg mine

Rescuers are working furiously at Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine to save two mineworkers who are trapped underground. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mining no longer cornerstone of SA economy

Despite having been the cornerstone of SA’s economy for over 150 years, latest GDP figures show other sectors are dwarfing mining’s contribution by far. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zim gold producers raise output

Zimbabwe’s gold miners are ramping up production, benefiting from the low cost nature of mining deposits generally closer to the surface than those of SA mines. […]