Tuesday, June 19, 2018

At least 13 artisanal miners have died in Guinea after a mine where they were digging for gold collapsed, the Guinea government said.

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), led by its minister, Rob Davies, was instrumental in assisting mines minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, in the controversial...

Alon Davidof, CEO of Shaft Sinkers, has left the company with immediate effect after it failed to repay £2.9m to Standard Bank.

The Chamber of Mines of South Africa applauded the 2016 National Budget presented by newly appointed finance minister, Pravin Gordhan.

Keaton Energy said it would sell Leeuw Mining to Bayete Energy Resources for R24.7m which will be settled through a royalty agreement.

Zimbabwe Diamond Mining Company planned to sue the government for breach of contract after it banned gem mining in the east of the country.

Lucara Diamond Corporation said it had named the 1,111 carat diamond recently discovered at its Karowe mine in Botswana Lesedi La Rona.

THE Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has thrown its political weight behind Eskom saying that coal supplier, Exxaro Resources, should be black-controlled before supplying coal...

SOUTH African mining unions gave differing responses to the election of Cyril Ramaphosa to the top chair in the African National Congress (ANC), according...

Betting on declining fortunes for mining firms as well as the banks that lend to them benefited Cape Town fund manager, Fairtree Hedge Fund.