Platinum

Sibanye-Stillwater shareholders offer resounding support for Lonmin merger

SIBANYE-Stillwater today won the resounding support of its shareholders for the proposed merger of the company's platinum group metal (PGM) assets with Lonmin. A total...

Zimbabwe hands platinum concession to firm linked to Nigerian billionaire

ZIMBABWE'S plan to accelerate the development of its platinum group metal (PGM) sector has taken another turn with the country awarding a concession to...

Tharisa keeping the faith with Zimbabwe with progress “slow” but “enabling”

AFTER the euphoria of Robert Mugabe’s toppling in late 2017 after 37 years in power, Zimbabwe has returned to earth with a bit of...

Amplats fires 643 at Mototolo Mine amid eight-day unprotected strike

ANGLO American Platinum (Amplats) said today it had dismissed 643 employees at Mototolo Mine in the Limpopo province following unprotected strike action which began...

Sibanye-Stillwater bid for Lonmin wins Competition Appeal Court approval

ALL impediments placed in the way of the proposed merger of Sibanye-Stillwater's platinum group metal (PGM) operations with Lonmin have been removed clearing the...

Does AMCU have the stomach for another bruiser with Sibanye-Stillwater?

DOES the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) have the stomach for another strike? That's perhaps the most important question ahead of platinum industry...

SA PGM producers bracing themselves for tough round of wage talks

SOUTH Africa's platinum group metal (PGM) miners are bracing for potentially difficult wage negotiations when it meets with unions later this month, said Reuters...

Zimbabwe platinum mine fails to attract funds owing to military defence...

A PROPOSAL aimed at building Zimbabwe's largest platinum group metal (PGM) mine is struggling to attract financial backers because a military company is one...

Amplats to unveil $62m Unki smelter amid unresolved regulatory issues in...

ANGLO American Platinum (Amplats) will officially unveil a $62m smelter development at Unki, a mine in Zimbabwe, on Thursday despite contending with "outstanding" regulatory and...

Tharisa confident of stout response after mine reset hits interim earnings

THARISA CEO, Phoevos Pouroulis, said the company was confident of producing the production averages over the next two quarters in order to meet adjusted...