Solidarity proposes COVID-19 economy recovery plan to government

Solidarity has submitted a comprehensive plan to the South African government to revive the country's economy in the wake of the COVID-19...
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COVID-19: An unprecedented threat to development in Africa

The COVID-19 crisis threatens to reverse recent development progress across the region and may weigh on growth for years to come.
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Solidarity Fund receives R5m cash injection from major manganese miner

The Tshipi é Ntle Manganese Mining Company has donated R5 million to the Solidarity Fund set up by President Cyril Ramaphosa in response to the devastating effects of the coronavirus.
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COVID-19 or not, government must face the elephant in the room

Even before a national lockdown, there was no denying the fact that South Africa’s economy was in a shambles. We were already...
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The impact of COVID-19 on the mining sector

At the time of writing there are over 400 000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across 194 countries. Even the most optimistic analysts expect a global recession.
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Funding in a new economic reality – post COVID-19

Commodity prices and investment in South African mining will no doubt be impacted by measures taken to curb the spread of Covid-19.
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Investors face opportunities amidst COVID-19 market mayhem

In the current market mayhem due to COVID-19, mining sector investors face generational opportunities for high returns—with the right information in hand.
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Exxaro Resources approved for a secondary listing on A2X

"A2X is leveraging technology in an effort to reduce trading costs which will lead to cost savings for our investors” - Exxaro CEO Mxolisi Mgojo.
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Fitch lowers commodity price assumptions due to COVID-19

Fitch Ratings has lowered short-term price assumptions for aluminium, nickel, copper, zinc and thermal coal due to COVID-19 pressures.
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The state of insurance in the mining industry

Underwriters have become more selective in the risks that they will consider and markets are reluctant to write any new business.

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