January 1, 1970

Rescuers try to find 18 still trapped by mine blast in China

Hundreds of rescuers continue efforts to save 18 coal miners trapped following a gas explosion that has left 15 of their colleagues dead. Source: News
January 1, 1970

31 bodies recovered at Welkom mine

Authorities say they have recovered more bodies at Harmony Gold’s Eland mine in Welkom, Free State, after a gas explosion. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mining data deceiving of reality

The positive contribution of the mining sector to GDP during the first quarter shields underlying concerns in reality. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Motsepe's ARC could raise over R3bn in listing

African Rainbow Capital, financial-services firm started by Patrice Motsepe plans to raise more than R3bn in an initial public offering of its investment-holding unit. Source: News