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SONA speech delivers no hope or answers for mining sector

The 2016 SONA (State of the Nation) address delivered by South African president Jacob Zuma last week delivered a disappointing message for the local...

Venmyn Deloitte: Distressed miners must make brave decisions

The on-going low commodity price environment has forced many mining companies into survival mode and is likely to continue to do so for some...

South Africa 2016 outlook not all bad

South Africa has had to navigate a tricky 2015: falling commodity prices, high unemployment and a weaker rand made for a difficult year, leaving...

The top 10 issues facing mining companies in 2016: Deloitte

Weak commodity prices, declining grades and a fall-off in demand from China will continue global mining sectors’ downward cycle well into 2016. However, regulatory mandates,...

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