Saturday, July 21, 2018

THE mining industry is poised on a knife’s edge with its future largely dependant on what the ANC's newly installed management team does in...

IN a High Court decision handed down on 3 October 2017, Justice Meyer found in favour of the taxpayer, United Manganese of Kalahari Proprietary...

IT has been nearly five years now since the peak in the gold price at over $1,900 per ounce, which was followed by a...

ROYALTY agreements, and their legal cousins, streaming agreements, are set to become an increasingly popular mine funding mechanism, especially in times of legislative uncertainty...

SOUTH Africa mines minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, today briefed the Black Business Council on his vision for the Mining Charter claiming the document was a...

AFTER a very strong recovery following an industry-wide inventory buildup in 2014-2015, and again after India's demonetisation in late-2016, the diamond industry’s momentum has...

ON 19 July 2017, the South African Minister of Mineral Resources published a notice in the Government Gazette inviting interested parties to make submissions...

DESPITE the steady, albeit gradual, improvement currently occurring in many sectors of the global commodities markets, the South African economy risks missing out on...

IT has often been said that there are two incompatible animals when it comes to mining – engineers and environmentalists. But is that true...

Good morning friends, colleagues and members of the press. There are very few among us in this room who would dispute that South Africa is...