Saturday 21 November 2015 09:33
President Jacob Zuma has not amended the terms of reference of the board of inquiry into allegations of misconduct by National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega.
Thursday 19 November 2015 16:52
Lonmin shareholders provisionally approved the company's deeply discounted $407 million share issue on Thursday, its chairperson said, as the beleaguered platinum producer seeks cash to stay afloat.
Sunday 15 November 2015 11:09
Minister of Water Affairs and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane has urged all mining houses to use water sparingly on their operations.
Saturday 14 November 2015 20:00
The world's third largest platinum producer, Lonmin, in Rustenburg, has warned that the prolonged water shortage in several parts of the country will have a direct impact on its production.
Wednesday 11 November 2015 23:22
Battered by strikes, rising costs and weak platinum prices, Lonmin is seeking to raise eight billion rand in a share issue, priced at a 94 percent discount and another seven billion rand in loans.
Tuesday 10 November 2015 05:30
The rand hit new record lows on Monday as the prospects of a US rate hike hardened.
Friday 6 November 2015 13:51
Clothing retailer Truworths International [JSE:TRU] was the star performer on the JSE on Thursday morning after better-than-expected sales gave the share price a massive boost.
Friday 6 November 2015 05:40
Angry construction workers are holding their employers hostage near Rustenburg in the North West.
Monday 2 November 2015 20:05
Amcu says it won't let go of its R12 500 wage demand, this after members at Rustenburg’s Aquarius held a mass meeting on Monday.
Thursday 15 October 2015 06:45
Amcu says National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega, should not be the only one facing suspension.
Monday 12 October 2015 20:22
South Africa's rand firmed against the dollar on Monday as investors became more convinced that the U.S. Federal Reserve would not raise interest rates this year.
Thursday 1 October 2015 23:16
South Africa's rand was a touch firmer against a wobbly dollar on Thursday, on track for a third consecutive daily gain as investors found renewed appetite for high yielding emerging markets.
Wednesday 30 September 2015 10:45
Family members of the Marikana mineworkers have welcomed steps to reach an out-of-court settlement.
Tuesday 29 September 2015 20:51
President Jacob Zuma says he is looking for a swift process in which to compensate the victims of the Marikana tragedy.
Thursday 24 September 2015 12:31
The African National Congress in Parliament says it will consult opposition parties to rescind an earlier Economic Freedom Fighter motion on Lonmin platinum mine.
Wednesday 9 September 2015 11:37
Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) said on Wednesday it has sold its labour-intensive South African mines to bullion producer Sibanye Gold for R4.5 billion.
Tuesday 8 September 2015 00:40
Government's plans to stem the massive job losses in the mining sector will be tabled at the consultative meeting currently underway at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guest House in Pretoria.
Thursday 3 September 2015 18:03
National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has told President Jacob Zuma she needs more time to respond to his letter warning her of a possible suspension.
Monday 31 August 2015 05:35
The Department of Mineral Resources, the mining industry and unions are expected to hold a top-level meeting on Monday to find ways to save jobs in the sector.
Monday 24 August 2015 10:06
Popcru says it is in support of embattled National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega, but says it has reservations about contents of the Farlam Commission report.