January 1, 1970

Zwane drops a Mining Charter

The new document is riddled with controversial clauses, radical changes and claims of near-zero consultation, making legal action inevitable. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Safety stoppages hamper AngloGold operations

Regulatory safety stoppages have hampered production at some of AngloGold Ashanti’s South African mines, overshadowing good performance at certain operations. Source: New feed
January 1, 1970

Randgold CEO warns bankers about unprofitable gold

“The more we continue to produce unprofitable gold, the more pressure we put on the gold price,” says Randgold CEO Mark Bristow. Source: News
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