January 1, 1970

Rand rout little solace as SA firms hoard cash

South African businesses are flush with money. Too bad they aren’t willing to spend it at home. Source: News
January 1, 1970

WATCH: Activists in Australia protest Xolobeni mining

Mineral Commodities Ltd (MRC) held their AGM in Perth last week. People gathered outside in solidarity with the Amadiba community against MRC’s Xolobeni mine plans on […]
January 1, 1970

Chinese companies could buy Glencore's Kazakh mine

Reports indicate that Chinese gold producers Shandong Gold Mining and Zhongjin Gold Corporation are among potential bidders for Glencore’s gold mine in Kazakhstan. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Rio Tinto boss shelves giant iron ore project – report

Rio Tinto has shelved its $20bn Simandou iron ore project in Guinea because of a sustained slump in prices, says chief executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques. Source: News