January 1, 1970

SA locks onto coal despite water risks

Demand and prices steadily slip, causing economic and political turbulence. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Threat of job cuts is a lifetime threat – Amcu

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Workers says mines can’t threaten them with job cuts as wage talks loom. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zim sets deadline for chrome miner to cede its claims

Zimbabwe has set a deadline for ferrochrome producer Zimbabwe Alloys to hand over half its chrome claims or risk having them seized. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Sibanye Gold to cut jobs at loss-making Cooke 4 mine

Sibanye Gold has begun talks with unions for job cuts at its Cooke 4 mine after failing to stem heavy losses at the operation. Source: News