January 1, 1970

Why silicosis judgment is important

The Treatment Action Campaign and SECTION27 have welcomed the judgment handed down in the silicosis class action case against mining companies. Source: News
January 1, 1970

De Beers sells R9.87bn of diamonds at auction

De Beers has completed a fourth offering of rough diamonds this year, signaling a stronger-than-expected demand during what is usually a weaker quarter. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum halts work amid violence

Northam Platinum has suspended production at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was stabbed to death during a fight between members of two different unions. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

BHP flags 'another 10yrs' as iron ore adjusts after boom

The iron ore market will take longer to balance out than other commodities as excess supply may take years to be absorbed after a boom, according […]