January 1, 1970

Amplats agrees to $36m sale of Australian coal mine

Anglo American has agreed to sell its Dartbrook coal mine in Australia for about $36m as the company sheds assets as part of a drastic downsizing. […]
January 1, 1970

Zim miners commit $362m to beneficiation

Zimbabwean miners have invested up to $362m in mineral beneficiation projects as the government intensifies a drive to create jobs and keep money in the country. […]
January 1, 1970

Mother of trapped Lily miner struggling to cope

The mother of one of the women trapped underground at Lily Mine in Mpumalanga has fallen ill due to stress, as families anxiously wait for news. […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore profit slumps as metal, oil prices slide

Commodity trader and miner Glencore has reported a 69% slump in profit as prices for metals and oil tumbled amid gluts and slowing demand from China. […]