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Mining Yearbook 2019

Anglo American’s Cutifani not thinking of retirement as plots coup de...

IT would be a trifle indelicate to draft Anglo American CEO, Mark Cutifani’s corporate epitaph right this minute; after all, he’s busy. A 10-year technical...

Sibambene’s Ngwenya targets re-write of SA coal’s ownership rules

NOMFUNDO Ngwenya won’t confirm whether Sibambene Coal, the consortium of which she is chairwoman, is in the mix for the South African thermal coal...

Mantashe has a mountain to climb as SA mining exploration is...

South African mines and energy minister, Gwede Mantashe, said the country hopes to capture 5% of the $10bn global exploration spend, and has promised...

Sibanye’s Froneman sees logic of AngloGold’s Mponeng, but firm is not...

SIBANYE-Stillwater had "an open mind" about its gold business in South Africa saying that it would participate in evaluating the potential purchase of AngloGold...

Dushnisky sets sights on shaping AngloGold Ashanti for a new gold...

"FULL disclosure: I initially had some sleepless nights about what I had bought in to.” So Kelvin Dushnisky, a lawyer-turned-gold miner, veteran of some...

Sibanye-Stillwater’s Froneman vows group will keep pace with the EV revolution

Neal Froneman, CEO of Sibanye-Stillwater, has fought off a five-month strike, added R3bn to the balance sheet, restructured the gold division and concluded a...

Mathunjwa risks losing AMCU amid questions of identity and direction

THE Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) seems to have reached a plateau after its five-month strike in Sibanye-Stillwater’s gold mines effectively accomplished...

Mgojo takes Exxaro into a carpe diem strategy as coal future...

"WE have enough coal for the next 50 years but the question is this: how much time do we have left in which to...

Lucara’s Thomas heartened after Clara makes impressive debut

SMALLER diamond producers are watching with interest (and a little scepticism) to see whether Lucara Diamond’s recent introduction of a new electronic sales platform, Clara...

Sharp divide separates platinum group metal believers, and sceptical dissenters

AFTER 10 years in the doldrums, South African platinum stocks finally sprang back to life from the end of 2018 in response to increases...