January 1, 1970

Rock-shifting technology brings new hope to Lily Mine rescue efforts

New vibration technology is being used to loosen a huge rock that is hampering attempts to rescue three trapped miners in Mpumalanga, exactly a week after […]
January 1, 1970

Zwane: Mining declaration saves 16 000 jobs

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the declaration signed by government, mining companies and labour unions has put 16 000 potential job losses on ice. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore sells agri-business for $2.5bn

Glencore has announced selling nearly half of its vast agriculture business to a Canadian pension fund for $2.5bn in cash. Source: News
January 1, 1970

SA gold mines get stable outlook from S&P's

Standard & Poor’s has revised their outlook from negative to stable for miners AngloGold Ashanti and Gold Fields. Source: News