January 1, 1970

Parliamentary committee approves draft minerals law

Parliamentarians say they will persist with approved amendments to SA’s oil and mining laws, rejecting concerns raised by President Jacob Zuma about the constitutionality of changes. […]
January 1, 1970

Safety violations found after deadly China coal mine blast

Safety regulators have found several violations at a coal mine in western China where 33 people died this week after being trapped underground in a gas […]
January 1, 1970

Man dead, another trapped in Germiston mine

One of the two men who had been trapped in a mine on Stanley Road in Primrose, Germiston, has died, paramedics say. Source: News
January 1, 1970

New Anglo head Stuart Chambers has a history of leading takeovers

The century-old mining giant Anglo American has named Stuart Chambers as its new chairperson less than a year after he steered UK chipmaker ARM through a […]