January 1, 1970

Safety violations found after deadly China coal mine blast

Safety regulators have found several violations at a coal mine in western China where 33 people died this week after being trapped underground in a gas […]
January 1, 1970

Aquarius, Sibanye holders vote for merger deal

Shareholders expect the processing of Sibanye Gold’s cash offer for Aquarius Platinum to sail through and say the deal should be done and dusted by April […]
January 1, 1970

Anglo American agrees to R550m 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

Mining production, sales on the decline

November’s annualised mining production dropped by 0.8%, while October’s mineral sales decreased by 2.8%, according to Stats SA. Source: News