January 1, 1970

An 'act of madness' precipitates civil unrest

The past month has seen violent service delivery protests, destruction to property, road closures, looting and seething civil unrest in Zandspruit. Source: News
January 1, 1970

AngloGold files dispute with Ghana on illegal miners

AngloGold Ashanti has filed a dispute with Ghana at an international panel due to the country’s failure to protect the company’s Obuasi operation from illegal miners. […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore said to complete $7.7bn loan turnaround

Glencore has finalised a $7.7bn loan from almost 60 banks as the commodity trader shores up its balance sheet following a raw-materials downturn. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Rio's revamp hints at potential $9bn BHP-style spinoff

Rio Tinto Group is seemingly putting about $9bn of unwanted assets from coal and uranium to Canadian iron ore into a single basket ready to spin […]