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South Africa mines to shut in nation-wide lockdown

South Africa mines to shut in nation-wide lockdown

Country set for 21-day shutdown

Politics

24 MARCH 2020
Mining lobby group welcomes plan for new police units

Mining lobby group welcomes plan for new police units

Minerals Council South Africa reacts to SONA

Politics

17 FEBRUARY 2020
Indaba sets sights on lawyers and the digital revolution

Indaba sets sights on lawyers and the digital revolution

Indaba organisers adding a general counsel forum, with main event focused on digital.

Events Coverage

09 JANUARY 2020
Ramaphosa must fix Eskom as miners stare into the abyss

Ramaphosa must fix Eskom as miners stare into the abyss

Massive challenge still ahead for South Africa's president

Leadership

17 DECEMBER 2019
The South African Parallax

The South African Parallax

Rating for former global mining empire-state has been mauled - can it bounce back?

Forum

05 NOVEMBER 2019
Mantashe kept as head of SA mineral resources

Mantashe kept as head of SA mineral resources

Mineral resources and energy portfolios combined in leaner cabinet

Politics

30 MAY 2019
AMCU secondary strike ruled 'unprotected'

AMCU secondary strike ruled 'unprotected'

AMCU prevented from striking at up to 15 gold and platinum mines in SA

Politics

15 MARCH 2019
Ramaphosa opens Vedanta's Gamsberg mine

Ramaphosa opens Vedanta's Gamsberg mine

Vedanta will eventually invest US$1.6 billion in the mine

Base metals

28 FEBRUARY 2019
AMCU country-wide secondary strike suspended

AMCU country-wide secondary strike suspended

February 28-March 7 strike suspended by Labour Court pending judgement

Politics

28 FEBRUARY 2019
Platreef's basket metals price at three-year high

Platreef's basket metals price at three-year high

Despite platinum's retreat, palladium, rhodium are on a tear as megaproject chalks up milestones

PGMs

20 FEBRUARY 2019
President Cyril Ramaphosa confirmed to attend Mining Indaba's 25th Anniversary

President Cyril Ramaphosa confirmed to attend Mining Indaba's 25th Anniversary

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa is confirmed to attend African event.

mining indaba

31 JANUARY 2019
Vedanta pledges US$1.2B spend in SA

Vedanta pledges US$1.2B spend in SA

Next two phases of Gamsberg due after feasibility study completed

Project finance

25 JANUARY 2019