Miners bearing brunt of load-shedding, but SA economy at risk of...

SOUTH Africa's mining sector was probably bearing the full brunt of a new round of load-shedding as it is the heaviest user of electricity,...

Minerals Council salutes rescue effort at Tau Lekoa as NUM claims...

THE South African mining sector's safety record took a blow on December 6 after four mineworkers lost their lives after becoming trapped by a...

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Anglo’s De Beers cuts 2020 diamond output target amid sales slump, trims iron ore

THE slump in the world diamond market weighed on Anglo American which has cut diamond...

Speculation mounts again Zambia miner First Quantum will be subject to takeover

SHARES in First Quantum Minerals moved as high as 5% on December 9 amid renewed...

Perseus signs mining convention with Côte d’Ivoire for $265m Yaouré venture

PERSEUS Mining said it had won guarantees of fiscal stability after signing a mining convention...

SA Govt. accuses Minerals Council of “self praise” on Mining Charter compliance

THE evidence supplied by communities was that South Africa's mining industry was not effectively complying...

Australian banks criticised by securities regulator for influence in mining IPOs

AUSTRALIAN banks have come in for criticism from the country's securities regulator for the way...

Egypt says Endeavour tilt at Centamin will encourage foreign investment in mining sector

EGYPT welcomed Endeavour Mining’s bid to merge with Centamin, saying it would encourage foreign investment in...

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