January 1, 1970

Fatal accident at Zim mine

An employee of Mimosa Platinum was fatally injured while working underground at its mine in Zimbabwe, says the company. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Four killed in Rustenburg platinum mine fire

Four miners have died in an underground fire in a platinum mine near Rustenburg, the Impala group has said. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Weak rand, firm gold price boost Harmony profits

Harmony Gold has posted an 84% increase in production profit to R1.29bn quarter on quarter, mainly due to a 7% rise in the gold price received. […]
January 1, 1970

African resource rich countries are ‘addicts in need of rehab’

Without beneficiation, value addition and industrialisation around commodities, the minerals have hardly touched communities, says former Zim minister Tendai Biti. Source: News