January 1, 1970

Anglo to sell business units for $1.5bn

Anglo American has agreed to sell its niobium and phosphate businesses to China Molybdenum for $1.5bn in cash in its first big disposal. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zambia miners cheer new copper royalty regime

Copper miners have welcomed Zambia’s new royalty regime, describing it as a progressive step by the government to support the mining industry in a low price […]
January 1, 1970

SA seen avoiding another crippling platinum strike

Anglo American Platinum and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union, who are preparing for new labour talks agree they don’t expect major interruptions. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Key Lonmin exec was SSA spook – report

Lonmin’s foremost representative during the 2012 strikes at its Marikana mine was a covert agent of the State Security Agency, Rapport reports. Source: News