Wage demands from the National Union of Mineworkers sent the rand to a four-year low against the dollar.
Zimbabwe's Chamber of Mines has resisted a proposed 42% increase in electricity tariffs by Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company.
Newcrest Mining has replaced its CEO and chairman after the company wrote down $5.9bn.
Rockwell Diamonds sold two stones worth more than 120 carats each which helped lift the overall average selling price of goods 24% in the fourth quarter.
Edgar Lungu takes the helm in Zambia at a difficult time for the country owing to slow economic growth and poor copper prices.
Eskom is heavily behind on its maintenance programme which will inevitably lead to regular load-shedding if not a black-out, according to a newspaper report.
Anglo American is suing the Venezuelan government for the cancellation of mining concessions in 2012.
A 232 carat diamond discovered by Petra Diamonds at its Cullinan mine in Pretoria, South Africa, could fetch as much as $20m, an analyst said.
Glencore Xstrata posted a 39% decline in first half net income and said it was scrutinising its capital plans.
ESKOM'S Matshela Koko described Exxaro Resources' new black economic empowerment (BEE) structure an "insult", according to BusinessLive which cited a comment made on Twitter...