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Neal Froneman appointed Chamber of Mines vice-president

Increase in mining-sector deaths a concern – Sungula Nkabinde, journalist – Moneyweb.


SA’s Cullinan Dream to fetch up to $29m at auction

Petra Diamonds to receive 15% of sales proceeds.

Sibanye targeting gold acquisition by end of 2016, CEO says

Adding to its acquisitions of platinum operations in South Africa.

ArcelorMittal SA's Saldanha plant will keep operating - chair

After the facility was placed under review earlier this year.

New York, London on notice as China targets commodities pricing

China sees opportunity to become global pricing centre for commodities.

[Video]: Renergen begins commercialising methane deposit

By selling compressed natural gas through its subsidiary Tetra 4.

Gold in longest slump since November as Fed signals higher rates

Assets in gold ETFs extend gain to highest since November 2013.

Richest lithium nation risks being left behind in Tesla-led boom

Chile would be looking to ramp up lithium production, but for a dispute between government and the former son-in-law of a military dictator.

Gemfields sells lower-quality emeralds at record price

Company generates $14.3 million from latest auction.

Righting the wrongs of mineworkers' compensation

Amalgamation of compensation systems edges closer.

Kabila's cling to power devastating for investment in the DRC

It is unlikely elections will go ahead later this year.

The Federal Reserve is not going to raise rates and destroy gold

Don't overreact to Fed minutes.

What the rise of electric vehicles means for lithium and PGMs

PGM demand may actually increase.

Amplats in talks with two parties to sell Union mine - CEO

Taking another step towards its goal of becoming a low-cost miner.

Silicosis class action - SA's Big Tobacco

Liability could run to as much as R125bn.

SA plans levy on mines to tackle acid mine water pollution

Mining firms say the charges would put the ailing industry under further financial strain.

State of mining remains bleak

Chamber of mines AGM paints picture of an industry struggling to dig itself out of a hole.


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