January 1, 1970

Elusive alluvial diamonds a problem for miners

Despite challenges, the share prices of mining companies Trans Hex and Rockwell are strongly up so far this year, but don’t throw caution to the wind. […]
January 1, 1970

Clarke: MRC pulls Pondoland investment. Beginning of end or end of beginning?

MRC’s exit from the Pondoland Wild Coast means that unless there is a redoubling of monitoring and decisive action, the killing and intimidation will only escalate. […]
January 1, 1970

Lonmin signals rising costs as safety stoppages hurt production

Lonmin has said costs may rise above the level targeted this year following its life-saving rights issue at the end of 2015. Source: News
January 1, 1970

AngloGold profit more than doubles

AngloGold Ashanti has said first-half profit more than doubled as a higher gold price boosted revenue and a weaker rand relative to last year lowered costs. […]