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COVID-19: Kangra Coal placed on care and maintenance

Low thermal coal prices due to supply glut and low demand have proved unsustainable for the high-cost underground Kangra mine in South Africa.
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Another team member tests positive for COVID-19 at Prestea

At present, no confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 have been identified at Golden Star's Wassa and operations remain unaffected.
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South Africa: COVID-19 Guidelines and Code of Practice unpacked

Guidelines for a Mandatory Code of Practice on the Mitigation and Management of COVID-19 have been released. Employers have until 25 May to implement it.
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Safety: How to prevent conveyor-related injury

“If a conveyor is merely stopped and de-energized, tension may remain in the belt in the form of stored energy," explains Process Engineer Dan Marshall.
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Digital mines: saving lives during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 has been a wake-up call for many industries, highlighting the importance of digital transformation and adaptability.
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Listen: Deep Insights weekly podcast series launched

Deep Insights speaks to Dr Thuthule Balfour, head of health at Minerals Council South Africa about ramping up operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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DMRE publishes mandatory code of practice to fight COVID-19

The DMRE has published guidelines for a mandatory Code of Practice (COP) for the mitigation and management of COVID-19 in the mining industry.
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Driving organisational change to thrive in a post-COVID-19 economy

With the phased reopening of the South African economy in May there has been a collective sigh of relief by mining companies to meet production targets.
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Glencore’s COVID-19 response plan to assist communities

Glencore Coal has been working closely with its social partner Re-Action!, to rollout a community response plan with regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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COVID-19 impact on platinum market less than expected

While the COVID-19 pandemic has had a major negative effect on the platinum market, the outlook for 2020 is better than expected, according to the World Platinum Investment Council.

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