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South Africa's mine fatalities at record low

South Africa's mine fatalities at record low

Department of Mineral Resources releases statistics

Politics

27 JAN 2020
Vale raises Gongo Soco tailings dam alert

Vale raises Gongo Soco tailings dam alert

Vale puts another tailings dam on alert after heavy rains

Bulks

27 JAN 2020
Think you've mastered ESG? Think again

Think you've mastered ESG? Think again

ESG isn't about ticking boxes, it's about culture change, says report.

Politics

24 JAN 2020
Vale's ex-CEO among 16 charged with murder over Brumadinho disaster

Vale's ex-CEO among 16 charged with murder over Brumadinho disaster

Brazil state prosecutor announces charges

Politics

22 JAN 2020
New Pacific exploration ongoing in complex Bolivia political situation

New Pacific exploration ongoing in complex Bolivia political situation

Exploration continues despite political turmoil

Base metals

21 JAN 2020
March underway to Brumadinho to mark year since fatal dam collapse

March underway to Brumadinho to mark year since fatal dam collapse

More than 350 people expected to march 300km

Politics

21 JAN 2020
AMCU laments 'tragic start' to 2020

AMCU laments 'tragic start' to 2020

Cites three mine workers' deaths in South Africa

Politics

21 JAN 2020
Unions picket Eskom as SA power woes continue

Unions picket Eskom as SA power woes continue

Unions against privatisation

Politics

16 JAN 2020
Dangerous rise in civil unrest threatens global mining industry

Dangerous rise in civil unrest threatens global mining industry

Threats include jihadist violence, disruption to exports, political intervention and criminal gangs.

Politics

15 JAN 2020
Junior sues Tanzania over 'nationalisation' of project 

Junior sues Tanzania over 'nationalisation' of project 

Legal action seeks renewal of title or damages after government expropriates retention leases

Prominent South African says crime in mining is deterring investors

Prominent South African says crime in mining is deterring investors

Sango Ntsaluba calls for paradigm shift

Politics

15 JAN 2020
Ecuador court rules mining referendums are possible

Ecuador court rules mining referendums are possible

Court opens door to popular votes against mining

US, Canada finalise critical minerals cooperation plan

US, Canada finalise critical minerals cooperation plan

The whole-of-government plan will strengthen the US-Canada critical minerals supply chain

India law change bolsters iron ore supply

India law change bolsters iron ore supply

Way cleared for dozens of iron mining leases to be auctioned off to new owners.

Politics

09 JAN 2020
BMW joins Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance

BMW joins Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance

Initiative seeks to promote environmentally and socially responsible practices in the supply chain.

Politics

08 JAN 2020