January 1, 1970

Rio picks veteran for chair as investors target discipline

Rio Tinto has named industry veteran Simon Thompson as chairperson after shareholders rejected a plan to install a renowned dealmaker. Source: News
January 1, 1970

The dangerous world of South Africa’s deep-level mining

South Africa’s mining industry is unquestionably an environment of high risk – but any outdated conception of antediluvian toil in the depths of the earth overlooks […]
January 1, 1970

Lesotho mine scores again with 149 carat diamond find

Since discovering a 910 carat gem diamond just last week, Gem Diamonds has recovered another large high quality diamond. Source: News
January 1, 1970

How to fix SA

With SA’s official unemployment rate increasing to 25.5%, the IMF cutting its growth forecast to 1.4% this year, and business confidence at its lowest levels in […]