January 1, 1970

Commodity rout hits home as SA records output drop

South Africa’s mining production fell the most since at least 1980 after the country’s biggest gold and platinum mines halted unprofitable output. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore investors pass climate-change motion

Glencore investors have agreed that the largest exporter of coal burned for power should provide more information on risks to its business regarding climate change. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Lily Mine to resume operations after R171m Canadian investment

Lily Mine’s top executive Mike McChesney has confirmed that operations will resume following a R171m investment from a Canadian company. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Northam miners want safety following murders

Mine unions say their members will only return to work at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde operation when conditions are safe. Source: News