January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum halts work amid violence

Northam Platinum has suspended production at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was stabbed to death during a fight between members of two different unions. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Ex-miners to receive long-overdue pension benefits

New measures will ensure pension and provident fund pay-outs – some dating back as far as the 1970s – to former mineworkers in the greater Nelson […]
January 1, 1970

Rio Tinto profit slumps 47% on commodity rout

Rio Tinto has posted a 47% slide in first-half earnings as commodity prices stayed depressed, underscoring the challenges facing the world’s second-biggest mining firm. Source: News
January 1, 1970

South32 to pay first dividend

South32 says it’s monitoring two potential investment opportunities after reporting full-year earnings that beat analysts’ estimates. Source: News