At the surface of the Atlantic Ocean, on the West Coast of South Africa, there is gold. How much is still unknown - and whether it would make economic sense to exploit it.
A team of experts has prepared a report for the cabinet with recommendations on how to contain the problem of acid mine water.
BHP Billiton Aluminium has reached a salary agreement with workers to end a strike at its Richards Bay unit, says the company.
Aurora Empowerment Systems has been given until the end of February to produce funding guarantees to buy assets of the financially stricken Pamodzi Gold.
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's wife is suing a newspaper for $15m for publishing a Wikileaks cable saying she benefited from illicit diamond trade, reports state media.
Nkwe Platinum says it will prove its security of title over the Bushveld Complex projects, as a legal bid starts to clarify land ownership of the properties in question.
Wesizwe Platinum shares have responded positively to the news that a proposed takeover deal with a Chinese consortium has been confirmed.
The Oppenheimer family has sold almost 8% of its shareholding in Anglo American for R691m.
Lazarus Zim has quit his positions as chairperson and non-executive director of Kumba Iron Ore, citing conflict of interests.
Kumba Iron Ore's chair Lazarus Zim has stepped down and its court challenge to the 21.4% prospecting right awarded to ICT for Sishen mine has suffered a setback.