Risk

The truth between the meanings of risk and uncertainty

Everything is uncertain, the future isn’t clear and you find yourself asking if this was a mistake or a risk worth taking.
MD Services

MD Services the DRC’s human resources expert

The DRC’s MD Services has established itself as a leading staff recruitment and HR management specialist across the country.
china

State capture is old news – welcome to continent capture!

China has committed to investing US$60 billion in Africa over the following three years while cancelling debt from countries struggling to repay debts.
Sustainable

What is the meaning of sustainable development in an unsustainable sector?

Sustainable development. These words strike fear into most hearts in the mining sector. Minings' past will indefinitely shape public view.
minerals

Crunch time coming for minerals supply as economic powerhouses drive demand

China will remain a key driver of global commodity demand but India and Indonesia will put added pressure on minerals supply.
Smart mines

Could ‘smart mines’ be key to the unlocking of smart cities?

Cities are turning to technology to improve. If they’re to live up to this they should leverage off the model used by smart mines.
engineering

Rock engineering research makes underground mining safer

The South African gold mining industry has experienced a number of rockburst accidents. This has resulted in renewed focus on methods to mitigate this risk.
miners

The 10 deepest underground mines in the world

Eight of the ten deepest mines reside in a particular region of South Africa, while the remaining two - Kidd Creek and Creighton - are located in Canada. 
mining

Clouded outlook for global mining due to trade tensions

The outlook for the mining sector has become more clouded in recent months due to trade tensions between the US and China.
Mantashe

Mantashe: “Do as I say and not as I do” while...

Last week the South African Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe, lambasted Implats’ decision to implement its strategic transformation

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