11 Sibanye miners arrested

2015-03-11 14:01

Eleven Sibanye Gold employees face criminal charges following inter-union conflict at the Beatrix mine in Westonaria, Gauteng, the company says.

Sibanye Gold’s Neal Froneman on results, power production and Amplats

2015-02-20 15:09

Sibanye Gold has released its full-year results, paying a dividend at the interim stage and again at the end of the year. Neal Froneman came in for a chat

Sibanye Gold ups dividend, earnings fall

2015-02-19 11:27

Sibanye Gold has reported a 60% decline in headline earnings per share because of impairments to some operations.

Sibanye Gold expects up to R1.63bn profit

2015-02-09 09:39

Sibanye Gold has advised shareholders that profit for the year ended December 31 2014 is expected to be between R1.55bn and R1.63bn.

Gangs live underground for months to feed illegal gold trade

2015-01-27 07:00

An in-depth look into South Africa’s illegal precious metals trade, worth as much as $1.3bn a year, spanning poor immigrants, mine employees and criminal gangs.

Big five gold mines to tackle lung disease

2014-11-18 19:01

Five of the country's largest gold mining companies have formed an industry working group to address occupational lung disease.

Gold miner eyes biogas to power trains

2014-10-29 06:00

A South African gold mining firm could be the first globally to fuel trains with biogenic gas formed over millennia deep beneath the ground.

Sibanye could cut over 2 000 jobs - sources

2014-09-12 07:00

Mining giant Sibanye Gold is set to drop the axe on up to 2 500 jobs at its Cooke 4 mine, according to two sources.

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.

ANC prefers local buyer for Amplats mines

2014-07-29 22:00

The ANC would like a local company to buy mines being sold by Anglo American Platinum, but says it will not try to influence the deal.


Sibanye Gold not keen on Implats Marula mine

2015-02-26 19:19

Sibanye Gold, which says it wants to expand into platinum, says it is not interested in Impala Platinum’s Marula mine.

Sibanye Gold mulls cutting ties with Eskom

2015-02-19 12:16

SA's biggest gold producer Sibanye Gold intends to become energy-independent in the next few years as Eskom struggles to supply the economy with enough power.

Sibanye Beatrix mine reopens after union clash

2015-02-10 12:00

Operations at Sibanye Gold's Beatrix mine have resumed a night after a turf war between opposing unions forced the mine to close for two days.

Sibanye Gold to lift capex

2015-01-27 10:45

South African-focused Sibanye Gold will increase its capital expenditure in 2015, a rare case of a mining company boosting capex as rivals cut costs.

Sibanye, Northam vying for Anglo's Union mine

2014-12-04 14:18

Precious metals mining firms Sibanye Gold and Northam Platinum are among a group of suitors interested in Anglo American Platinum's Union mine.

NUM signs job cuts deal with Sibanye

2014-11-13 09:28

The National Union of Mineworkers has signed a deal with bullion producer Sibanye Gold to soften job cuts at the company's Cooke 4 mine.

Sibanye, unions to start talks on job cuts

2014-09-12 15:36

Sibanye Gold says it is set for talks with unions about possible job cuts at its Cooke 4 mine, but NUM has threatened to strike if the mine tried to trim staff.

AngloGold UK listing to split global, SA units

2014-09-10 10:43

AngloGold Ashanti is restructuring its mining and exploration operations outside South Africa under a new UK-based company.

Sibanye profit falls after share issue

2014-07-31 09:44

Gold producer Sibanye Gold says its first-half earnings have fallen by more than 50%, reflecting the impact of a share issue this year.

NUM opposes Amplats mines sale

2014-07-21 10:55

The National Union of Mineworkers says plans by Anglo American Platinum to sell some of its mines will result in job losses, which is punishment for poor workers.

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