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Implats CFO resigns

Impala Platinum has announced the resignation of Dawn Earp as chief financial officer of the group and as an executive rirector of the board with immediate effect.

Platfields boss rues share meltdown

The share price woes of Platfields, barely a month into its life as a public company, is difficult to fathom and will imperil its planned shares for cash capital raising, says CEO Bongani Mbindwane.

New twist in Nkwe rights saga

Nkwe Platinum claims to have won the backing of the Bengwenyama community in a new prospecting application, but the community denies this.

AngloPlat sees significant profit jump

Anglo Platinum says its full-year profit has probably risen as much as seven-fold, helped by higher metal prices.

Northam resumes operations

Northam Platinum will resume operations at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was killed.

Num, Lonmin reach wage deal

The National Union of Mineworkers says it has agreed on an 8% pay rise deal with Lonmin.

Northam halts operations following fatality

Northam Platinum says an employee has died in a tramming accident at its Zondereinde mine.

Eastplats completes equity finance deal

Eastern Platinum has finalised an equity financing process of R2.3bn, issuing 224 million new shares.

Japan devises palladium-like alloy

Japanese researchers have created an alloy with properties similar to palladium, a precious metal used in many high-tech goods, according to a news report.

Strike, stoppages cane Northam earnings

Northam Platinum says safety related stoppages and a prolonged strike at the beginning of its financial year will hit the group's interim earnings by between 58% and 74%.