January 1, 1970

Illegal miner found dead in Riverlea

An illegal miner, who was believed to have initially been trapped underground, was found dead at a disused shaft in Riverlea, Gauteng police have said. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Lonmin shareholders provisionally approve rights issue

Lonmin shareholders have provisionally approved the company’s proposal to raise $407m in a share issue. 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
January 1, 1970

Anglo leads mining slump as China turmoil batters commodities

Anglo American and Glencore have led a slump in mining stocks to the lowest in over a decade as prices tumbled on fears China woes will […]