January 1, 1970

What can we do but wait – Lily Mine victim's dad

The father of one of the women trapped underground at Lily Mine in Barberton says he understands the mine management’s decision to suspend rescue efforts. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Zwane: Mining declaration saves 16 000 jobs

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the declaration signed by government, mining companies and labour unions has put 16 000 potential job losses on ice. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Congo orders mining, oil firms to pay tax in USD

The decision is part of an attempt by authorities to increase reserves of foreign currency, weakened by a slump in global mining and oil prices that […]
January 1, 1970

Zim probes Rio Tinto’s Murowa share disposal

Zimbabwe is probing Rio Tinto’s disposal of its stake in two mines in Zimbabwe, charging that disposed shares were held offshore. Source: News