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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 JANUARY 2020
SA mining fatalities fall 10% in 2018

SA mining fatalities fall 10% in 2018

Second half of the year saw improvement due to safety initiatives

Leadership

04 MARCH 2019
Gold Fields makes proposal to end South Deep strike

Gold Fields makes proposal to end South Deep strike

NUM South Deep strike now in its fourth week, with DMR critical of Gold Fields

Politics

27 NOVEMBER 2018
"I can tell you, if that's the case, there will be no mining"

"I can tell you, if that's the case, there will be no mining"

Government and companies must obtain consent from communities for mining rights

Politics

22 NOVEMBER 2018
SA mining charter to be published by November: Mantashe

SA mining charter to be published by November: Mantashe

Minister highlights need to attract investment into SA mining industry

Politics

29 AUGUST 2018
Gold Fields embarks on South Deep restructuring, retrenchments

Gold Fields embarks on South Deep restructuring, retrenchments

Around 1,100 permanent employees and 460 contractors expected to be retrenched

Gold and Silver News

14 AUGUST 2018
SA mining safety record takes another hit

SA mining safety record takes another hit

Six miners die in copper mine fire as unions increase calls for accountability

Politics

16 JULY 2018
Mineworker dies at Harmony's Kusasalethu mine

Mineworker dies at Harmony's Kusasalethu mine

Number of mineworker deaths up to over 45 for 2018

Gold and Silver News

11 JULY 2018
SA mining charter draft still not perfect

SA mining charter draft still not perfect

Draft an improvement, but still hinders competitiveness

Politics

18 JUNE 2018
DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe

DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe

Ability to be catalyst for economic growth hindered by inadequate budget allocation

Politics

08 JUNE 2018
SA nears end of revised mining charter process

SA nears end of revised mining charter process

Summit to take place before the final product presented to cabinet

Politics

01 JUNE 2018
Retrenchment looms over 2,000 AngloGold employees

Retrenchment looms over 2,000 AngloGold employees

Job cuts likely as miner restructures cost base, reduces SA operating footprint

Politics

24 MAY 2018