Tuesday, July 26, 2016

IN Southern Africa, severe drought conditions, a drop in commodity prices, and increasing pressure on the state purse have hit key mining economies. Some...

UK-listed diversified mining firm, Vedanta Resources, said it intended to expand its operational base in South Africa building on a decision in 2014 to...

THE year-end results of Transnet, South Africa's state-owned transport and logistics company, provides an alternative snapshot of the health of the national economy; one...

SPECULATION has resurfaced that former labour department director-general (D-G), Jimmy Manyi, is due to be unveiled as DG for the mineral resources department (DMR). An...

THE South African mining sector’s newly negotiated mining charter could be ready for public consumption as early as July. That’s the expectation of Peter...

TRANSNET, the state-owned logistics, transport and infrastructure business, recorded declines in export volumes of nearly all the commodities it handles including coal which fell...

SHARES in Anglo American shed nearly 13% in the first hour of trade on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange as markets absorbed the surprising news...

ON May 30, Kuda Mahobele, acting MD of Zimbabwean chrome producer ZimAlloys, took receipt of an unusual parcel. The contents of the parcel, a...

THE South African government would struggle to meet a self-imposed year-end deadline for the promulgation of the Minerals & Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill...

SHARES in UK-listed mineral sands producer, Kenmare Resources, surged a fifth as it edged closer to an overhaul of its balance sheet which will...