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Gold Fields: A last roll of the dice

Nov 23 2015 07:40

A Gold Fields executive has offered a frank assessment of the company’s only remaining SA mine, describing it as a “broken” business burning through R1bn a year.


Lonmin to issue 27bn new shares

Nov 22 2015 15:01

At least 18 months, but three years at the most. That’s how much of a reprieve Lonmin has before its cash flow will dry up and it will have to find new money sources again.


Gold Fields soars over 20% on SA mine turnaround

Nov 19 2015 12:56

Gold Fields has reported improved production and lower cash outflows at its troubled South African South Deep mine, sending shares soaring more than 20%.


Royal Bafokeng delays upgrade of mine

Nov 17 2015 18:00

Royal Bafokeng Platinum is to delay the upgrade of its mine by a year as commodity prices sink to record lows.


Lonmin faces a shareholder revolt

Nov 15 2015 15:01

The platinum miner is hoping 75% of its shareholders approve the biggest discount on a share issue in history, but not even the PIC’s enthusiasm is helping.


Lonmin down over 30% as investors flee before rights issue

Nov 10 2015 13:20

Lonmin has dived to a record low for a second day as investors fled after the platinum producer said it would sell billions of shares at a fraction of the market price.


Safety stoppages hamper AngloGold operations

Nov 09 2015 14:47

Regulatory safety stoppages have hampered production at some of AngloGold Ashanti's South African mines, overshadowing good performance at certain operations.


'It's like coming home' for Harmony's new boss

Nov 09 2015 14:00

Harmony has hired its former chief operating officer Peter Steenkamp to replace CEO Graham Briggs as the miner battles to cut costs and debt.


Lonmin prices rights issue at 1 pence a share

Nov 09 2015 10:20

Platinum producer Lonmin has priced its R5.78bn rights issue at a 94% discount as the firm fights for survival in the face of depressed commodity prices.

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AngloGold posts loss on metal price slump

Nov 09 2015 08:41

AngloGold Ashanti, the world’s third-largest miner of the metal, has reported a quarterly loss after the metal’s price dropped and production declined.


ArcelorMittal SA clings on

Nov 08 2015 20:00

A year ago, it seemed impossible that SA’s big steel company could be saved. Now government and other partners are trying to find a solution.

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