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Africa's new energy frontiers

Africa's new energy frontiers

Demand around the world is leading to a fresh focus on the continent

Energy Minerals News

22 APRIL 2022
South Africa's Minerals Council moves to new home

South Africa's Minerals Council moves to new home

The move brings a curtain down on a century of South African mining history

Gold and Silver News

04 APRIL 2022
Mantashe heralds big investments in South Africa

Mantashe heralds big investments in South Africa

Says major projects reassure

Politics

08 MARCH 2021
Manganese bubble bursts as Chinese port stocks rise

Manganese bubble bursts as Chinese port stocks rise

Price of high grade ore down by 60% from its post-pandemic peak.

Base metals

02 SEPTEMBER 2020
South Africa miners donate as production down 28.2%

South Africa miners donate as production down 28.2%

Oxygen on offer as COVID-19 cases climb

Covid-19

17 AUGUST 2020
Harmony Gold joins R1B COVID-19 pledge

Harmony Gold joins R1B COVID-19 pledge

Motsepe Family leads contribution

Covid-19

31 MARCH 2020
Kropz appoints Elandsfontein MD

Kropz appoints Elandsfontein MD

Mining veteran Jan Steenkamp hired

Leadership

14 FEBRUARY 2019
SA gold miners pay up US$400m in silicosis, TB class action

SA gold miners pay up US$400m in silicosis, TB class action

Class action settlement the first of its kind in the country

Politics

04 MAY 2018
Mantashe to SA miners: do better

Mantashe to SA miners: do better

Comments come after petrol bomb at the Modikwa mine kills six

Politics

05 APRIL 2018
PE group moves into Africa

PE group moves into Africa

Australia's EMR Capital spreads wings to Zambia's copper belt

Africa

16 AUGUST 2017
BEE companies rise

BEE companies rise

Pair among London and Johannesburg-listed market risers in wake of new mining charter

Companies

05 JULY 2017
When will SA be 35% BEE?

When will SA be 35% BEE?

Recent changes to mining legislation in South Africa may be the thin end of the wedge

Africa

19 JUNE 2017