January 1, 1970

Largest US coal miner Peabody files for bankruptcy

Peabody Energy has filed for bankruptcy, battered like the rest of the industry by competition from cheap natural gas and a push for cleaner energy. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Sibanye maintains production forecast, lifts output

Sibanye Gold has maintained its full-year forecasts after output rose and costs declined in the first quarter when compared with the same period in 2015. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Digging deep: Diamond hunt in SA gets tougher

Proof that diamonds are getting harder to find can be seen in the South African bush, where De Beers is spending $2bn tunnelling beneath a vast […]
January 1, 1970

SA miners to bleed jobs in Zimbabwe

South African and other mining groups in Zimbabwe will lay off employees, despite platinum, gold and nickel registering growth during the first quarter of the year. […]