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Future of seabed mining in the balance as NGOs increase calls...

THE search for mineral resources critical to global decarbonisation is seeing mining companies weigh some unusual choices. Consider BHP - the world’s largest miner...

SA mining heading for a second successive regression in fatalities led...

FATALITIES in South Africa's mining sector were heading for a second successive increase, according to data today published by the country's Minerals Council. As of...

Glencore marketing division to post high end of earnings guidance after...

SHAREHOLDER distributions would be a focus on Glencore's capital markets day scheduled for December 2 following today's third quarter production update, said Goldman Sachs. Glencore...

Govt’s proposed chrome export levy will destroy more jobs than it...

THE South African government has been silent on the subject of a proposed export levy on chrome ore since hatching the idea in October...

Transnet to open inquiry into terminal fires after restoring Richards Bay...

FIVE of seven conveyors at Transnet's Richards Bay Multi Purpose Terminal have been reopened following a fire that broke out last week, the government-owned...

SA coal exports may face more disruption following fire at Transnet...

THERMAL coal exports from South Africa could face more disruption after a fire broke out at the Richards Bay Bulk Terminal operated by the...

Metal price correction puts pay to supercycle as Covid-19 demand impulse...

MINERAL price behaviour of the past two months indicated the commodity markets were beginning to cool and putting a damper on hopes of a...

Investors stunned by SA Govt’s plan to have Council for Geosciences...

SOUTH Africa's current account is expected to remain in surplus in 2022 - news that will warm the heart of finance minister, Enoch Godongwana...

Assore’s Sacco takes position on Gemfields board

ASSORE International MD, Patrick Sacco is to join the board of Gemfields - the UK-listed firm in which the bulk mining investment firm has...

Mantashe delivers clear as mud response on Mining Charter, asks for...

SOUTH Africa's Minister of Minerals and Energy, Gwede Mantashe gave an open-ended answer to the question whether his department would be appealing the recent...