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New chairman for Implats

The board of Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd is set to nominate Khotso Mokhele as the its new chairman on...

Africa

06 NOVEMBER 2009

Impaired vision

Despite the severe economic conditions of late 2008 and early 2009, few mining companies wrote down their...

Europe/Middle East

06 NOVEMBER 2009

Community toolkit

The ability to handle local grievances has leapt up the skills ‘wish list' of mining executives. Hardly...

PGMs

30 OCTOBER 2009

Pike River limping, not running

WHAT looks like a high-cost, problematic mine from afar didn’t get any prettier up close for Craigs Investment...

Bulks

29 OCTOBER 2009

Moatize 'starting to become a real coal basin'

DEVELOPMENT of new tier-one coal projects in Mozambique’s Moatize Basin will accelerate changes occurring...

Bulks

29 OCTOBER 2009

Lonmin moving to Jo'burg,

The top management at Lonmin plc are to relocate to Johannesburg from London to be closer to the company's...

Africa

23 OCTOBER 2009

Anglo cuts management layer, adds assets to non-core

Fresh from the defence of an uninvited approach from Xstrata plc, Anglo American plc has added non-core...

Africa

22 OCTOBER 2009

First Iridium jewellery revealed

American Elements, a Los Angeles-based rare-metals manufacturer, says it has patented and begun production...

North America

16 OCTOBER 2009

Xstrata given Anglo deadline

The UK Takeover Panel has told Xstrata plc it must make a formal offer for Anglo American plc by October...

PGMs

09 OCTOBER 2009

Companies struggle on in Zimbabwe

The travel writer Paul Theroux had this to say in Ghost Train to the Eastern Star about life under tyranny:...

Africa

09 OCTOBER 2009

The big one, for the believers

THE SURPRISE announcement of funding for additional rail infrastructure to serve Mozambique’s Moatize...

Bulks

08 OCTOBER 2009

CAMEC posts big loss on output stoppage

Central African Mining & Exploration Co plc (CAMEC), currently earmarked for acquisition by Eurasian...

Africa

02 OCTOBER 2009