January 1, 1970

Rio's revamp hints at potential $9bn BHP-style spinoff

Rio Tinto Group is seemingly putting about $9bn of unwanted assets from coal and uranium to Canadian iron ore into a single basket ready to spin […]
January 1, 1970

Lawrie Williams: Making sense of gold boom – how to play it from here

Veteran editor Lawrie Williams tackles the sudden rebound of the gold price, talking with Biznews.com’s Alec Hogg about gold, mining and how to play the bullion […]
January 1, 1970

Platinum miners ditch ANC

The contest for the control of the Rustenburg local authority may have repercussions for mining companies as well, says a political analyst. Source: News
January 1, 1970

SA’s richest man buys stake in diamond mine

Christo Wiese, SA’s richest man, has formed a consortium of investors who plan to take control of Trans Hex, a diamond miner based in Cape Town. […]