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Annual review: Weathering the storms

From natural disasters to resource nationalism, the mining industry has faced many hurdles in 2011. But...

Africa

16 DECEMBER 2011

Gold: rise and rise again

The gold price set new records in 2010, and continued to do so during the first three months of 2011....

Africa

08 APRIL 2011

Ghana: Gold-led boom

Despite last year's economic growth slowing to its lowest rate since 2002 (a mere 4.7%), after reaching...

Africa

05 NOVEMBER 2010

Australian miners stand firm

In the wake of the global financial crisis, and the continuing uncertain economic conditions around the...

Australia

23 JULY 2010

Career choices

Ian Cockerill, one of South Africa's most respected executives, has puzzled some observers by his recent...

MJ comment

12 MARCH 2010

Cyanide accredited

Gold Fields Ltd has announced that it has become the first mining company to obtain accreditation for...

Africa

05 NOVEMBER 2009

Gold Fields sells Eldorado stake for US$293mln

Gold Fields Ltd has offloaded its entire 6.97% stake in Eldorado Gold Corp to realise C$323 million (US$293...

Capital markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2009

Rand gain cuts AngloGold profit

Profit at AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, Gold Fields Ltd and Harmony Gold Mining Co, Africa's biggest producers,...

Africa

30 JULY 2009

MARCUS GETS RESERVE BANK CALL

Gill Marcus has resigned as a non-executive director of Gold Fields Ltd following her appointment as...

Africa

24 JULY 2009

Eldorado takes stake in Sino Gold

Eldorado Gold Corp has agreed to purchase a 19.9% interest in Chinese-focused Sino Gold Mining Ltd from...

Capital markets

05 JUNE 2009

SHAKE-UP AT GOLD FIELDS

The international portfolio, which is currently headed up by Glenn Baldwin, will be split into three...

Africa

27 MARCH 2009

Gold Fields bee

Gold Fields Ltd said its 2004 Black Economic Empowerment transaction reached maturity this week. Through...

Africa

20 MARCH 2009