Wednesday, August 22, 2018

OF all the new cabinet appointments made by South African president, Cyril Ramaphosa, yesterday, sending Gwede Mantashe to the mines ministry was one of...

SOUTH Africa's High Court starts three-day deliberations on the so-called 'Minister's Charter' on Monday (February 19), the third iteration of the 2004 Mining Charter...

MINING supremo, Robert Friedland, was on top oratorical form during his talk to the Mining Indaba in Cape Town but, sadly, a few factual...

ANIL Agarwal, executive chairman of the UK-listed diversified mining group Vedanta, admits having a poor grasp of English, but he's a dab hand at...

ACCORDING to media reports, the Constitutional Court has potentially paved the way for the National Assembly to impeach President Jacob Zuma - a development...

EVEN by Neal Froneman's merger and acquisition standards, the last 12 months have been astonishing for the Sibanye-Stillwater boss. In December 2016, he unveiled one of...

ONE of the more chilling moments of the past year was sitting among press at the Joburg Indaba conference in October listening to the...

THE appointment of former South African Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus to the board of Glencore has led Investec Securities to some interesting thoughts. It...

* Article adjusted to acknowledge that South32's bid for Metropolitan was for metallurgical coal, not thermal coal which is the focus of environmental concern. ONE...

IS it possible that given the nature of South African politics, the Chamber of Mines' application for a declaratory order from the High Court regarding...