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

Trapped KZN miners presumed dead, rescue called off

The brief search for illegal miners trapped underground in a disused illegal mine in KwaZulu-Natal has been abandoned, squashing any hopes that they might still be […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore CEO lists mining's mistakes after $1trn spree

Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg wants the mining industry to learn from past mistakes after a $1trn spending spree left the world awash with metals. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Elite mine rescue squad risks all to save lives

Few make it into the elite squad of the Mines Rescue Services, which is dedicated to saving lives in a country with the deepest mines in […]