January 1, 1970

State miner still eyes coal despite operating loss

State-owned diamond mining company Alexkor says it has has not given up on plans to venture into coal mining, despite reporting a R95.8m operating loss. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Water risks strand projects worth billions

Economists and financial analysts are identifying powerful signals of economic distress – this time in the energy, mining, power-producing and farm industries. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mining firms violated constitutional obligation – judge

Mining companies violated their constitutional obligation to protect employees, a high court judge has said in a monumental ruling over silicosis affecting mineworkers. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Body of one of 2 missing miners found at Implats

The body of one of two miners trapped underground at Impala Platinum’s mine in Rustenburg, North West, has been found, the company says. Source: News