Bimha mine closed after underground collapse

Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd (Implats) subsidiary Zimplats Holdings Ltd has ceased all mining activity...

Africa

22 AUGUST 2014

Lonmin reshuffle

Lonmin plc has begun a reshuffle of its management team one month after the end of the crippling South...

Africa

15 AUGUST 2014

Beamish earns his stripes

Brian Beamish has been made chairman of South African platinum producer Lonmin plc after holding the...

Africa

08 AUGUST 2014

Russians to develop US$1.6 billion platinum mine in Zimbabwe

A Russian consortium is on the verge of signing a deal with the Zimbabwean government to develop a platinum...

Africa

08 AUGUST 2014

In too deep

For over a century, South Africa has mined platinum, and has been the world's largest miner of the metal...

Africa

08 AUGUST 2014

No rain today, no rainbow tomorrow

South Africa's young democracy held its fourth general election in 2014, while former president Nelson...

Africa

08 AUGUST 2014

A facelift for South Africa PGMs

The South African platinum space is a hostile one at present but there is one junior positioned nicely...

Africa

08 AUGUST 2014

Successful wage negotiations at Kroondal

Aquarius Platinum Ltd has been able to complete wage negotiations at its Kroondal operations in South...

Africa

25 JULY 2014

Sirius shares jump on drill hits

Sirius Resources Ltd's shares jumped 15% to A$3.95/share (US$3.7/share) on Wednesday after releasing...

Australia

21 JULY 2014

Platinum

For some, the five months of strike action in the world's largest platinum producing country could have...

Africa

16 JULY 2014

Winners and losers

It has been a year since Zimbabwe's watershed polls, which were shrouded by widespread claims of rigging,...

Africa

11 JULY 2014

More strikes in South Africa

Around 2,000 workers began a wildcat strike at Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd, less than two weeks after...

Africa

11 JULY 2014

Amplats reviews Rustenburg ops

Less than a week after reaching an agreement on pay and conditions with employees, bringing five months...

Africa

04 JULY 2014

Platinum talks stall in 21st week on AMCU demands

A five-month strike at South Africa's three-largest platinum producers will continue after the Association...

Africa

20 JUNE 2014

Platinum talks end without resolution

South Africa's big three platinum producers, Anglo American Platinum Ltd (Implats), Impala Platinum Holdings...

Africa

13 JUNE 2014

Miner's Right: Digging themselves into a hole

Mining is not a manufacturing process, and neither does it have much in common with the pharmaceutical...

Australia

12 JUNE 2014