January 1, 1970

AngloGold first-quarter earnings fall on output drop

AngloGold Ashanti says earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation decreased to $378m as it produced less and the price of bullion declined. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Illegal mining equipment seized in Springs

Equipment with an estimated street value of R23 000 used by illegal miners has been found near Springs, say police. Source: News
January 1, 1970

AngloGold plans to buy back $475m of high-yield bonds

AngloGold Ashanti says it plans to redeem about $475m outstanding on a $1.25bn high-yield bond that was issued in 2013. Source: News
January 1, 1970

17 die in Chinese mine accident

Local authorities say 17 coal miners have died following a pit fire in northeast China’s Liaoning province. Source: News