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Revolving door at Vedanta CEOs office raises questions of founder Anil...

IT’S probably fair to say working for Vedanta Resources founder and executive chairman, Anil Agarwal, is tough work. In fact, so tough that few...

Arrest of Implats executive symptomatic of post-lockdown mining sector confusion

ARRESTING the executive who has been credited with helping save thousands of jobs in  South Africa’s platinum belt - Impala Platinum’s (Implats') Mark Munroe...

Resuscitation of Arnot mine a ray of hope following despair of...

IN 2015, Exxaro Resources had to close the Arnot Mine near Middelburg (Mpumalanga), which they had operated on behalf of Eskom for 40 years....

SA may lose coal export industry to Eskom as balance sheet...

WHO will finance South Africa's long-term coal mining sector, assuming the fuel is even needed 15 to 20 years from now? That's the logical question...

Eskom’s new boss Andre de Ruyter takes stage to soundtrack of...

ESKOM CEO Andre de Ruyter goes into his first 'state of the system' briefing tomorrow (January 31) hardly needing to utter a word about...

Getting unions on mining company boards is the best way to...

AT last year’s Mining Charter III negotiations, trade unions campaigned for employee representation on company boards. A clause making provision for such representation was...

Mining Charter compliance has been engulfed by the country’s date with...

WHAT is effective economic transformation, especially in South Africa's mining sector? As usual, it depends who you ask. According to Minerals Council South Africa, which...

Cash flow benefits and diversification make the “Anglo SA discount” a...

THE vastly improved fortunes of South Africa's platinum group metal (PGM) sector is largely well known. According to a report by Citi, there are...

Will Sibanye-Stillwater’s Froneman bid for AngloGold’s Mponeng? Definitely, maybe.

SIBANYE-Stillwater's Neal Froneman is doing a pretty good impression of devil-may-care nonchalance regarding the prospect offered by Mponeng, the South African gold mine that's...

Gold Fields’ Holland says what we all know: SA’s gold mining...

OPTIMISTS and "head-in-the-sand" artists like the National Union of Mineworkers, the Association of Mineworker and Construction Union, and the Department of Mineral Resources, along...