Sunday, August 20, 2017

GLENCORE delivered as widely expected for the six months ended June 30 declaring a $500m dividend after hauling in net debt a further $1.6bn...

SOUTH Africa's Chamber of Mines responded to accusations by mines minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, that it was opposed to economic transformation, claiming the redrafted Mining...

SOUTH Africa's Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) said last night it would not pursue a moratorium on new applications for mining and prospecting licences,...

SOUTH Africa's Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) has implemented a moratorium on the grant of new prospecting and mining licences, according to the Chamber...

ANALYSTS warmed to Glencore's bid for a 49% stake in Hunter Valley Operations (HVO), a coal mine in Australia's New South Wales, and also...

OUTSPOKEN CEO of Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBPlat), Steve Phiri, today welcomed comments by the African National Congress (ANC) that the mining sector ought not...

UP to 100,000 direct jobs were at risk in South Africa's mining sector owing to a deterioration in regulatory and operating conditions, including decreased...

THE Mining Charter redraft published by South Africa's Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) on June 15 had to be disregarded and replaced starting with...

GLENCORE guided to slightly lower production across most of its commodities for the 2017 financial year, but analysts continued to back the company with...

ANGLO American cemented its recovery after a sometimes excruciating two-year restructuring exercise by resuming the dividend and installing a policy of paying out 40%...