January 1, 1970

Wild Coast anti-mining leader murdered

An anti-mining group on the Eastern Cape Wild Coast has reacted with shock to the murder of its chairperson amid conflict over mining rights in this […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore’s road to redemption

Glencore’s $2.5bn agriculture deal is another milestone to solving CEO Ivan Glasenberg’s biggest problem last year – reducing a mountain of debt. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Lonmin gets new chief financial officer

Lonmin has appointmented of Barrie van der Merwe as new executive director of the company and chief financial officer as Simon Scott will step down in […]
January 1, 1970

One company. Three deals. So many questions.

Optimum Coal has been sold three times in less than 10 years. It provides the prevailing South African story of some inexplicable deals involving politically connected […]