163-carat Angolan diamond sells for $34m, still disappoints

Nov 15 2017 16:12

A flawless 163-carat clear diamond from Angola fetched $34m (approximately R487m) at Christie’s in Geneva - not enough to dispel concerns about the health of the market.


Glencore is close to creating a mining royalty company

Nov 15 2017 12:42

Glencore is close to finalising a $700m deal with the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to create a new base-metals royalty company.


Court allows mining communities to join Chamber’s case against DMR

Nov 14 2017 14:56

A High Court has ruled that mining-affected communities can join the application of the Chamber of Mines to have the Mining Charter reviewed.


Wildcat stay away ends at Harmony's Kusasalethu gold mine

Nov 14 2017 14:51

Employees at Kusasalethu gold mine near Carletonville in Gauteng have returned to work after a wildcat strike.


Eskom taking measures in case of NUM coal strike

Nov 13 2017 18:19

Eskom says it is concerned about the duration of a potential NUM coal strike, and possible intimidation against Eskom coal suppliers not affiliated with the union.


Strike shuts down Harmony's Kusasalethu gold mine

Nov 13 2017 15:19

Harmony Gold says a wildcat strike has broken out at its Kusasalethu gold mine near Carletonville in Gauteng.


BEE 'top-up' provision in Charter could steer away investors - Chamber of Mines

Nov 09 2017 20:30

A provision in the disputed Mining Charter of 2017 which requires holders of mining rights to top up the black ownership of its mines to 30% if it falls short, could steer away investment, a court has heard.


Anglo American and Glencore face coal pay strike

Nov 09 2017 11:24

SA coal producers and the main union representing their workers failed to reach an agreement on wages and the labor group has been given permission to call a strike.

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Congo's Gecamines accounts missing $750m, advocacy group says

Nov 09 2017 11:21

Almost $750m paid by international mining companies to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s state-owned miner over three years, is missing from the company’s accounts, says the Carter Centre.

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