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BHP shareholders to receive second-biggest dividend on record

Feb 18 2020 13:18

The board of the world’s largest diversified miner has approved an interim dividend of US$3.3 billion, or about R49.7 billion at current exchange rates.


    Miners welcome SA's plans to open up power generation

    Feb 16 2020 14:05

    South Africa's announcement that it will open up electricity generation to other players, effectively breaking Eskom's monopoly, has been welcomed by many, especially the mining industry, a key sector in Africa's most industrialised economy.


    Gold Fields shuns SA exit on South Deep turnaround

    Feb 14 2020 09:56

    Gold Fields won’t be rushing to join AngloGold Ashanti in exiting the country after its last mine in SA returned to profit last year.


    AngloGold picks Harmony to buy SA assets

    Feb 11 2020 10:04

    AngloGold Ashanti picked Harmony Gold Mining as the buyer for its last remaining South African operations, according to people familiar with the matter.


    Machines might not take miners' jobs, but could save their lives

    Feb 07 2020 05:01

    Simine consultant Antony Mello told Fin24 that the company served assisted the mining industry to define and understand the "organisation of the future", using tech to simplify tasks and help save lives.


    More leaders, more delegates as Mining Indaba claims another successful year

    Feb 06 2020 21:59

    Investing in African Mining Indaba's portfolio director Simon Ford said the Mining Indaba of 2020 had hundreds more delegates than the 2019 edition of the event, showing significant growth.


    Goldfields anticipates higher earnings for 2019 financial year

    Feb 06 2020 21:38

    Goldfileds expects to finish 2019 on a high due to higher production, higher gold prices achieved, lower cost of sales and lower impairment charges.



    Implats tanks despite profit jump

    Feb 06 2020 11:29

    Impala Platinum, which saw its share price jump 220% over the past year thanks largely to a monster rally in palladium prices, expects its headline earnings to increase by between 42% and 62%.

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