January 1, 1970

Mine safety should be tightened – portfolio committee chair

Legislation around issues of health and safety in mines should be tightened, chairperson of portfolio Committee on mineral resources Sahlulele Luzipho has said. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Amplats bid to buy peace around prized mine may backfire

Anglo American Platinum’s bid to appease a community near its most profitable South African mine may unravel, highlighting the challenges of managing social unrest. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Glencore sells Agri stake for R9.3 billion

Glencore has agreed to sell just-under a 10% stake in its agriculture unit to Canada’s British Columbia Investment Management for $624.9m in cash. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Rio gives away stake with $51bn reserves

Rio Tinto Group has given away its stake in the company that owns an abandoned mine in Papua New Guinea with potential copper and gold reserves […]