January 1, 1970

Rio gives away stake with $51bn reserves

Rio Tinto Group has given away its stake in the company that owns an abandoned mine in Papua New Guinea with potential copper and gold reserves […]
January 1, 1970

Mine firms file leave to appeal silicosis, TB ruling

The six companies that are members of the Occupational Lung Disease Working Group want leave to appeal against a class action certification judgment. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Kumba Iron Ore sees weak prices for 2-3 years

The iron-ore market will be oversupplied for two to three years, keeping prices low, as major miners bring projects on stream, according to Africa’s biggest producer. […]
January 1, 1970

Eastern Platinum makes deal with minority shareholders

Eastern Platinum has reached agreement with certain holders of minority interests to buy their interests in all the company’s projects. Source: News