News 2018-08-14T14:22:22+00:00


Investment Battlefield looks for next big thing

December 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Investing in African Mining Indaba is to host its third Investment Battlefield competition set to take place during the 25th edition of the event from 4 to 6 February 2019. […]

New copper-zinc bearing discovered

December 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Orion Minerals, announced the discovery of a new copper-zinc bearing massive sulphide body located close to the company’s flagship Prieska Zinc-Copper Project, [...]

  • NUM members continue to strike at Gold Fields’ South Deep Mine. Image credit: NUM

South Deep Mine strike continues

December 11th, 2018|0 Comments

The Mineral Resources minister Gwede Mantashe met with Gold Fields executives in an effort to resolve the current impasse where the company [...]

  • Rio - Simon McKeon was appointed by Rio Tinto as an independent non-executive director. Image credit: Monash University

New appointment for Rio board

December 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Rio Tinto has appointed Simon McKeon as an independent non-executive director; he will join the board on 1 January 2019. […]

  • Ground - The DMR is initiating a ground stability study around areas affected by illegal mining in Johannesburg. Image credit: Pixabay

Ground stability study for Joburg

December 5th, 2018|0 Comments

The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) has initiated a ground stability study to be undertaken in the Johannesburg area with immediate effect.  [...]

  • Kumba - Philip Fourie, Kumba Iron Ore’s executive head of safety and sustainable development. Image credit: Kumba Iron Ore

Zero-harm a way forward for mining

December 4th, 2018|0 Comments

The mining industry’s efforts to achieve a ‘zero harm’ approach are achievable, but it needs a fundamental change in mindset from mine [...]