Monday, December 5, 2016

SHARES in Anglo American have charged up an astonishing 250% since January assisted by the surprising recovery in metal prices and improved volumes in...

THE Chamber of Mines has laid into a Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) proposal in the newly redrafted mining charter that seeks to impose...

SOUTH Africa's Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) confirmed Des van Rooyen had been nominated acting mines minister whilst incumbent Mosebenzi Zwane attended to business...

ONE new aspect of the mining charter, due to be published in Parliament next month, is a 1% levy on revenue over two years...

DISCUSSIONS regarding a fresh version of South Africa's mining charter were "flawed" and failed to absorb industry concerns, said Roger Baxter, CEO of the...

SOUTH Africa's Labour Court handed down an important decision last month when it granted AngloGold Ashanti an interdict of a Section 54 work stoppage...

WHAT a difference $10 can make; especially in the case of South Africa’s listed diversified mining companies with exposure to coal such as South32,...

THE sale by Glencore of its GRail coal haulage facilities in Australia for some $870m sees the Swiss-headquartered group lower net debt by $5.4bn...

THE Chamber of Mines has called for "urgent intervention" to restore the integrity of the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) which was implicated in...

AMENDMENTS to South Africa's Minerals & Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA), which have been sitting in the country's parliament for nearly two years, will...