Temporary labour reprieve for SA miners in Zim

2015-02-25 08:40

A wage hike settlement agreed by Zimbabwean mineworkers and their employers has provided the miners with a temporary labour dispute respite.

Aquarius Platinum puts focus on improvements

2015-02-12 13:11

Aquarius Platinum has reported revenue of $113m for the half-year to December 31 2014 compared to the prior corresponding period.

Aquarius terminates China mine stake deal

2014-10-15 10:54

Aquarius Platinum says its planned sale of stakes in a small mine and project to a Chinese consortium for $37m is off, after it failed to get regulatory approval.

Aquarius Platinum's core earnings fall

2014-04-29 09:24

Aquarius Platinum, the world's fourth-largest platinum miner, has reported a fall in revenue and core operational earnings for the third quarter.

Aquarius flourishes in 'difficult' times

2013-07-24 10:20

Aquarius Platinum has boosted fourth-quarter production by 22% owing to improvements at its Kroondal mine, but warned of a still difficult and complex environment.

Aquarius Platinum production rises

2013-01-29 11:15

Miner Aquarius Platinum says quarterly production rose 10%, but cash generation for the precious platinum remains "constrained" at current spot prices.

SA platinum mines eye Zim

2012-11-19 10:19

Platinum mining companies are expected to ramp up operations in Zimbabwe after production dropped to an 11-year low in South Africa, according to a report.

Aquarius Platinum appoints CEO

2012-11-05 11:55

Aquarius Platinum has named Chief Operating Officer Jean Nel chief executive, a month after industry veteran Stuart Murray left the company.

Aquarius Platinum CEO resigns

2012-10-08 08:31

The CEO of Aquarius Platinum, the fourth-largest platinum miner, has resigned with immediate effect, giving no reason for his departure.

Strike claims first jobs

2012-09-17 18:24

As SA's bloody and bitter mining strike dragged on for a fifth week, Lonmin has announced it is halting construction of a new shaft.


Mine expansion plans in Zim under threat

2015-02-18 18:35

Mine expansion plans for companies in Zimbabwe and the growth of the crucial industry is now under threat because of continued depressed metal prices.

Top platinum producers launch investment body

2014-11-18 12:07

Six of the world's biggest platinum producers have launched a dedicated body to promote the precious metal as an investment vehicle.

Aquarius Platinum reaches wage deals

2014-07-21 17:05

Aquarius Platinum says it has reached separate three-year wage deals with unions relating to members at its Kroondal operation.

Aquarius output up despite higher costs

2014-01-28 10:12

Aquarius Platinum, the world's fourth-largest platinum miner, reported a 7% rise in second-quarter output despite higher cash costs and a dip in platinum prices.

Aquarius shines on sterling Q3 output

2013-04-30 10:42

Shares of Aquarius have climbed more than 4% as the world's No. 4 platinum producer reported a 20% jump in third-quarter output year-on-year.

Aquarius, Lonmin maintain platinum rally

2012-11-20 15:50

Shares of Aquarius Platinum soared over 10% to a two-week high, whilst rival Lonmin also extended gains following approval of a $817m rights issue.

New Aquarius boss as sector struggles

2012-11-05 14:52

Platinum producer Aquarius Platinum says it has appointed a new CEO, the latest management shakeup in a sector crippled by labour unrest and falling profits.

Mimosa Platinum sees slight uptick

2012-10-15 11:03

Mimosa Platinum Mine, jointly owned by Impala Platinum and Aquarius Platinum, expects to produce 100 000 oz of platinum in its current financial year.

Zim miners to face greater tax scrutiny

2012-09-25 10:46

Zimbabwe's tax authorities have been given sweeping new powers that will directly affect SA-owned firms like Anglo Platinum, Aquarius and Impala.

Aquarius to resume operations

2012-09-17 08:03

Work is set to resume at Aquarius Platinum's Kroondal mine after it suspended operations for the weekend, the company says.

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