Mining Indaba

“Nothing to support iron ore” in 2015: Kumba

Norman Mbazima, CEO of Kumba Iron Ore, was bleak on the prospects for the mineral in 2015 saying the price was unlikely to improve.

AMCU gold sector influence rapidly growing

However, gold company CEOs Graham Briggs and Neal Froneman don't think the union will be strong enough to force a long strike when wage talks roll around.

Amplats’ Unki threatened by Zim 15% levy

Anglo American Platinum would halt an expansion of its Unki mine in Zimbabwe were the country to proceed with a 15% export levy, the company said.

Randgold’s Bristow says time to buy is nigh

Mark Bristow, CEO of Randgold Resources, has made a habit out of M&A caution, but the gold industry is so indebted currently, that the time has come to buy.

Briggs downplays gold consolidation options

Consolidation in the South African gold industry was not on Harmony Gold CEO, Graham Briggs agenda as it attempts to fix the firm's operational problems.