My ears still hurt - Welkom resident describes blast

2015-03-23 08:24

Welkom residents have described how a methane explosion from a disused mine shaft sounded like a bomb attack, and damaged about 200 homes and several other buildings.

Heroic rescue team were brave lions - minister

2015-02-23 18:58

The mines minister says he will hang up a photo of the rescue team after visiting Harmony Gold's mine where a fire trapped nearly 500 miners 2.3km underground.

Miners 'not too scared' during dramatic rescue

2015-02-23 08:20

One of the 486 miners who was trapped after a fire broke out 2.3km below the surface at Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine says they knew they would be rescued.

Almost 500 miners trapped underground at Carletonville mine by a fire

2015-02-22 17:30

Harmony Gold says rescue teams have been deployed to rescue some 486 workers after an underground fire started at its Kusasalethu mine.

Harmony focuses on long term value

2015-02-09 09:59

Harmony Gold's production has dropped in its second quarter due to maintenance and repairs breaks at two operations.

Fatality at Harmony mine

2015-01-14 17:46

A Harmony Gold employee has died in an accident at its Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville.

Harmony's net loss narrows on output hike

2014-11-05 08:53

Bullion producer Harmony Gold says its first-quarter loss narrowed by 78% to R226m as production rose.

Harmony posts a R1.27bn net loss

2014-10-23 10:59

Mining company Harmony Gold has recorded a net loss of R1.27bn for the 2013 to 2014 financial year, according to its audited financial results.

Gold mine reboot shows challenge facing platinum

2014-08-15 09:03

The experience of Harmony Gold provides a warning for investors and metals traders banking on SA's platinum sector making a swift recovery from the strike.

Gold mining giants shaken by quake

2014-08-05 13:30

AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony Gold, Gold Fields and Sibanye Gold have felt tremors in their headquarters, with reports of mineworkers being trapped underground.


Harmony finds copper-gold deposits in PNG project

2015-03-12 13:41

Harmony Gold says it has discovered gold and copper deposits at its Kili Teke exploration site in Papua New Guinea, which could be similar to its other resources in the Pacific Island nation.

Kusasalethu gold mine closed after fire

2015-02-23 11:11

Work at the Kusasalethu gold mine has been suspended after an underground fire, says Harmony Gold Mining Company.

All free after underground fire traps 486 miners

2015-02-22 21:40

Harmony Gold has praised its rescue team after it brought to the surface 486 mineworkers trapped 2.3km underground at Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville.

Load shedding forces SA to cut reliance on Eskom

2015-02-11 09:49

With power outages now a daily reality and expected to last for the next three years, business and individuals are taking matters into their own hands.

Fatal accident at Harmony Gold mine

2015-01-19 12:19

Harmony Gold says an employee was fatally injured in a rail-bound equipment related accident at the Masimong mine near Welkom.

Harmony may cut jobs as gold slumps

2014-11-05 10:43

Harmony Gold has reported a further quarterly loss and suggested it might have to cut jobs as it contends with a depressed gold price and operational problems.

Harmony takes on illegal mining

2014-10-31 19:04

Illegal mining at Kusasalethu posed a real threat to health, safety and the viability of the mine, says Harmony Gold.

Harmony to close shaft, 1 500 jobs on line

2014-08-19 12:57

Harmony Gold will temporarily close its Target 3 shaft because it is bleeding money, a move that could affect up to 1 500 jobs.

Harmony Gold writes down R1.4bn for expansion

2014-08-08 15:41

Harmony Gold is writing down R1.4bn on part of an expansion project into previously unmined areas at its Phakisa operation, it says.

Fatality at Harmony Gold mine

2014-06-13 12:18

Harmony Gold says an employee was fatally injured in an accident at its Masimong mine near Welkom.

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