January 1, 1970

Elite mine rescue squad risks all to save lives

Few make it into the elite squad of the Mines Rescue Services, which is dedicated to saving lives in a country with the deepest mines in […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore’s deeper debt cuts spur credit optimism

Glencore’s aggressive approach to shrinking the industry’s biggest debt pile is fuelling optimism the trader and miner can retain its investment-grade credit rating. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Lonmin continues to cut jobs and costs

Platinum producer Lonmin will continue to review its services and reduce costs, mainly through job cuts, as the slide in the price of its main commodity […]
January 1, 1970

PICS: Diamond the ‘size of tennis ball’ to be auctioned

A 1 100 carat diamond, the second biggest in the world, found in Botswana will be auctioned off in a secret road-show. Source: News