South Africa


New 51% black-owned mining consulting venture launched

The venture symbolises the cultural diversity of the industry, with a strongly rooted history of economic growth and cultural collaboration.

Tembo extends term of loan facility advanced for the Prieska

Tembo Capital Mining Fund has confirmed its continued support of Orion through an extension to the term of the $3.6 million Loan Facility.
Tito Mboweni

Tough MTBPS clear on depth of South Africa’s economic crisis

The MTBPS is a step in the right direction, but the further structural and institutional reforms are now vital and urgent.
volvo babcock

Atlantis Mining chooses new Volvo R60D rigid haulers

The rigid haulers have been specifically designed to reduce operating costs through lower fuel consumption and optimised machine availability.
chrome jubilee

Comment: Measures to support the chrome value chain

South Africa accounts for 200 Mt or 35% of world’s known chrome reserves (economically recoverable) and 70% of world’s chrome resources.
BBF Safety

Safety: Specialised focus reaps global success

Miners have worn the company’s iconic Egoli gumboot for almost 40 years, fondly referring to them as ‘mdala-scathu’ (mdala iscathulo)

Collaboration and co-operation for a safe mining industry

COVID-19 has had a wide-reaching impact on all industries across the globe, and the South African mining sector is no exception.
ABSA Sustainability

Finance in the new normal: sustainability is key

Companies who have been able to weather the COVID-19 storm are in a better position to secure bank financing for their operations.
Cardinal Resources gold

DRDGOLD reports 45% quarter-on-quarter increase in gold production

The cash generated will be applied towards the company’s extended capital expenditure programme for the year ended 30 June 2021.

Minerals Council condemns murder of mining community leader

The Minerals Council South Africa was shocked to hear of the murder by shooting of mining community leader, Fikile Ntshangase.

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