January 1, 1970

Sibanye clears state barrier to buy Amplats mines

Sibanye has cleared the final regulatory hurdle for its R4.58bn acquisition of Anglo American Platinum’s Rustenburg mines, it has been announced. Source: News
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

Anthea Jeffery: Weasel clause reappears – undermining property rights

A new definition of expropriation carries potential risk for all who own farms, houses, mines, and other property in SA, both black and white, warns an […]
January 1, 1970

Amplats agrees to $36m 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. […]