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Deadly collapse at Glencore’s Congo mine claims over 40 lives

The death toll at the Glencore-owned Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has risen to over 40. Reuters reports...

Bullion’s current tear offers no golden opportunity for South African producers

BULLION'S spot price is on a tear, hitting six-year highs on the prospect of lower US interest rates and rising tensions between Washington and...

Exxaro warns of Medupi hit on coal output and sales volumes

Eskom’s troubles continue to plague Exxaro, with the diversified miner cautioning that lower coal demand from the Medupi power station will adversely impact its...

Northam’s Kukama shaft at Eland to restart in 2020 financial year

Northam Platinum said on Wednesday that the Kukama shaft at its rhodium-rich Eland mine would restart in the new 2020 financial year, a key...

Wescoal aims for share buy-back as earnings hit by labour disruptions,...

Coal producer Wescoal aims to buy back up to 20% of its shares, its chief executive said on Tuesday, as the Johannesburg-listed miner unveiled...

Obscure company targets coal mining project on Kruger Park doorstep

An obscure company called Manzolwandle Investments wants to start coal mining operations on the doorstep of the Kruger Park's southern border, near Komatipoort. It...

MOD Resources throws weight behind improved A$167m takeover bid by Sandfire...

MOD Resources, the Sydney-listed company developing the T3 project in Botswana's emerging Kalahari copperbelt, today threw its weight behind an improved takeover offer from...

Obscure company targets coal mining project on Kruger Park doorstep

AN obscure company called Manzolwandle Investments wants to start coal mining operations on the doorstep of the Kruger Park's southern border, near Komatipoort. It...

UPDATED: Resgen raises R4.2bn for Boikarabelo, expects first coal in Q2...

RESOURCE Generation (Resgen) today said it had secured the R4.2bn needed to complete construction of its thermal coal mining project Boikarabelo in the Waterberg. The...

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa wants country to have new currency by year-end

ZIMBABWE was planning to establish a new currency by the end of this or in the first quarter of 2020 as it sought to...