The growing importance of managing ESG risks

Within the mining and minerals sector, investors are increasingly integrating environmental, social and governance, or ESG, into their investment process.
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South Africa: government has to address economic crisis

The Minerals Council South Africa would like to highlight the increasing urgency of critical steps needed to salvage and revive the country’s economy.
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Anglo American in advanced discussions with Sirius

Anglo American confirms that it is in advanced discussions with Sirius in relation to a possible offer at a value of 5.5 pence per Sirius share, in cash.
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ICYMI: Draft Upstream Petroleum Resources Development Bill

The South African Cabinet has granted approval for the publishing of the draft Upstream Petroleum Resources Development Bill for public comments.
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Positive moves towards legislative certainty in South Africa

2019 was the year in which some certainty returned to the South African mining industry with significant progress made by the DMRE.

DMRE gazettes draft mine community resettlement guidelines

The DMRE has gazetted draft amendments to the MPRDA and draft Mine Community Resettlement Guidelines for public comments.
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Minerals Council publishes transformation report

The Minerals Council has published a report assessing the industry’s progress in efforts to transform the industry in terms of the Mining Charter.
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Minerals Council South Africa launches SLP Portal

Regulation 42 to the Minerals and Petroleum Resources Development Act requires mining companies to submit to the Department of Mineral Resources and...

An economist’s view on the changing mining landscape

Economist, Dawie Roodt, discusses the changing role of trade unions in South Africa’s evolving mining landscape and related economic factors.
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New partnership to help SMMEs in South Africa

Exxaro and Barloworld Equipment have signed a MOU to formalise their partnership that will see contractors having access to the mining equipment.

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