Friday, December 15, 2017

SOUTH Africa mines minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, today briefed the Black Business Council on his vision for the Mining Charter claiming the document was a...

AFTER a very strong recovery following an industry-wide inventory buildup in 2014-2015, and again after India's demonetisation in late-2016, the diamond industry’s momentum has...

ON 19 July 2017, the South African Minister of Mineral Resources published a notice in the Government Gazette inviting interested parties to make submissions...

DESPITE the steady, albeit gradual, improvement currently occurring in many sectors of the global commodities markets, the South African economy risks missing out on...

IT has often been said that there are two incompatible animals when it comes to mining – engineers and environmentalists. But is that true...

Good morning friends, colleagues and members of the press. There are very few among us in this room who would dispute that South Africa is...

AMONG the bland assertions often made about what is needed to achieve success in the mining industry are that much depends on corporate size,...

I am frequently asked why our parent company, Vedanta, has been so particularly active in expanding its interests in zinc, one of the four...

WORKERS' Day, May 1 or May Day, (celebrated today, May 2) provides us all with a time to reflect. To reflect not just on...

THERE has been no shortage of challenge and controversy in the African mining industry in 2015. A few have viewed it as a unique...