January 1, 1970

New charter could cause foreign capital flight – mines analyst

The new Mining Charter could lead to the exit of foreign investors, lower dividend payments and further unemployment, warns a mining analyst. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Banks balk at risk of funding Mining Charter deals

SA’s plan to force mining companies to give the black majority a bigger stake in the mineral wealth faces a major obstacle: convincing banks to back […]
January 1, 1970

Anglo, gold miners set aside millions for lung disease claims

South African mining firms, including Anglo American, are preparing a R1bn settlement with as many as 100 000 former workers suffering from deadly lung diseases. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Diamonds shine amid mining sales, output drop

Platinum has been the biggest culprit responsible for the drop in mining production in June which fell by 0.8% compared to the same period last year. […]