Liquidators have given Aurora Empowerment Systems three days to leave the Pamodzi mines in Orkney and Springs.
The dismissal of two Pamodzi liquidators has jeopardised a possible transaction to rescue the assets, according to one of the pair.
Enver Motala and Gavin Gainsford have been dismissed as liquidators of the Pamodzi Gold estate, says labour union Solidarity.
Central Rand Gold is experimenting with conventional mining methods in its workings beneath Johannesburg, after insisting until now that mechanised mining is the way to go.
Gold production from Gold Fields shows the traditional drop for the March quarter, but the group is maintaining its forecast for 2011.
Opinions are heavily devided on whether a major restructuring of what's left of SA's gold mining industry - the much speculated "end-game" - will ever take place.
Clashes between hundreds of villagers and police at a gold mine left seven people dead in northwest Tanzania, the mine's owner African Barrick Gold said.
Billionaire financier George Soros, who calls gold "the ultimate bubble," has dumped almost his entire $800m stake in bullion.
Newcrest Mining says it will resume gold production at its Bonikro mine in the Ivory Coast.
Gold One’s transformation to mid-tier status has gained momentum with a Chinese consortium’s offer for the company, with promises of more corporate action.