Presidency hits back at ‘attack’ on Zuma by mining execs

2016-10-06 13:16

The Presidency says it is concerned with the "relentless public attacks" on President Jacob Zuma.

Mines must rectify apartheid injustices - Sibanye CEO

2016-10-05 08:38

The failure of South Africa’s mining industry to rectify the injustices of its apartheid-era past is in large part to blame for today’s difficult operating environment, said Sibanye CEO.

Gold diggers turn to waste dump for nuggets as output drops

2016-09-21 07:04

With gold output in South Africa mired in a multiyear decline, the country’s biggest producer is turning to an overlooked and cheaper source of supply: the dump.

Sibanye heads for record drop

2016-08-25 16:42

Sibanye Gold has headed for the biggest drop on record as safety stoppages meant the miner produced less of the precious metal than it could have in the first quarter.

Market-beating SA fund gains 110% on gold revival

2016-08-22 16:50

Old Mutual's Meryl Pick’s Gold Fund has gained 110% this year, beating the average 2.6% across South African investments tracked by Bloomberg.

Sibanye sees gold output over 1 million ounces for 12 yrs

2016-07-28 11:55

Sibanye Gold says investments in its operations mean it will maintain output at more than 1 million ounces annually for at least 12 years.

Sibanye targeting gold acquisition by end of 2016

2016-05-24 19:36

Sibanye Gold wants to buy a gold-producing asset by the end of the year, adding to its acquisitions of platinum operations in its home country, says CEO Neal Froneman.

Sibanye to spend R95m on former Aquarius mines

2016-04-26 14:06

Sibanye Gold plans to spend R95m for the year to end-December 2016 on its newly-acquired platinum business, formerly Aquarius Platinum, says CEO Neal Froneman.

Zwane willing to give breather on Mining Charter

2016-04-22 10:39

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says he is willing to extend the 30-day period of consultation with industry players over a new draft of the controversial Mining Charter.

Sibanye wage offer: Rival unions protecting capitalists, says Amcu

2016-04-11 16:56

Amcu president Joseph Mathunjwa has defended his union's success at getting Sibanye Gold to present a new wage offer, despite criticism from other unions.


Corruption erodes investment opportunities - mining CEO

2016-10-05 20:30

Mining companies can build a solid business, however, investors are most perturbed by corruption, says Steve Phiri, CEO of Royal Bafokeng Platinum.

Sibanye shares drop after union attack stops operations

2016-10-04 11:55

Work at Sibanye Gold's Cooke mine has been suspended after two NUM members were left in a critical condition after being attacked.

NUM to strike against job cuts at Sibanye Gold

2016-09-05 17:26

The National Union of Mineworkers plans to march against planned retrenchments at Sibanye Gold's loss-making Cooke 4 mine.

Sibanye profit soars on higher gold price

2016-08-25 10:42

Sibanye Gold's earnings have climbed more than sixfold and the miner has raised its dividend as a rising bullion price and a weak rand boosted profit margins.

SA’s ‘living corpses’ backed by US lawyers who beat big tobacco

2016-08-17 07:22

While it’s taken more than seven years, the unlikely combination of deep-pocketed US lawyers and SA's silicosis mining victims is finally having some success.

Sibanye Gold to cut jobs at loss-making Cooke 4 mine

2016-07-11 11:15

Sibanye Gold has begun talks with unions for job cuts at its Cooke 4 mine after failing to stem heavy losses at the operation.

JSE resource-stock slump may just be getting started

2016-05-05 07:50

A drop of more than 6% this week for JSE-traded resources stocks may presage further declines, say analysts citing indicators and excessive optimism among investors.

Sibanye maintains production forecast, lifts output

2016-04-25 11:06

Sibanye Gold has maintained its full-year forecasts after output rose and costs declined in the first quarter when compared with the same period in 2015.

Planned mining laws unacceptable - Sibanye

2016-04-18 13:36

Sibanye Gold has criticised the planned Mining Charter, saying some aspects of the legislation are “not acceptable” in their current form.

Amcu claims victory over NUM with Sibanye wage offer

2016-04-10 21:49

Mines union Amcu has claimed its first victory over the National Union of Mineworkers as its members voted unanimously in favour of a new wage offer by Sibanye Gold.

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