January 1, 1970

Global miners steel for worse after torrid year

Global miners are battling as tumbling commodity prices and supply gluts are set to force more closures and massive cuts in 2016, analysts say. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Sibanye CEO eyes move into base metals after stock surge

Sibanye Gold’s share-price rally provides the firm the opportunity to look for acquisitions in base metals and outside of its home country of South Africa. Source: […]
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