Gold trims weekly decline before CPI

2015-04-17 10:46

Gold has advanced to pare a weekly loss before a US report on consumer prices that may help investors gauge when the Fed Reserve will start to raise interest rates.

NUM to submit wage demands by end of April

2015-04-08 14:15

The National Union of Mineworkers say it will submit its wage demands for the coal and gold sectors by the end of April, a delay of up to a month.

Gold firms above $1 150 on softer dollar

2015-03-13 10:26

Gold has firmed above $1 150 an ounce as the dollar nursed losses after an extended rally, but the metal was still headed for its sixth weekly dip in seven.

Gold struggles near three-month low

2015-03-09 09:53

Gold has edged up but remained near a three-month low as the dollar hit an 11-year high after US data boosted expectations the Fed would soon hike interest rates.

Harmony Gold haunted by Kusasalethu curse

2015-02-23 15:32

The fire at a Harmony Gold mine has delivered a fresh blow to the company's efforts to boost earnings.

Inside Labour: Cool heads and wage talks

2015-02-20 07:16

As the gold sector gears up for tough wage talks, the R12 500 minimum wage demand is likely to surface when unions consult their members, says Terry Bell.

Mark Stewart: Gold, diamond excitement in mining sector

2015-02-16 11:20

Metals are struggling worldwide but certainly, gold and diamonds are what excites our global partners, says Mark Stewart of BDO South Africa.

Gold extends gains on softer dollar

2015-02-16 10:06

Gold has extended gains, bolstered by safe-haven bids amid a softer dollar and jitters ahead of negotiations regarding Greece's future in the eurozone.

DRDGold completes study on R23m upgrade

2015-02-10 11:11

DRDGold says a feasibility study has been completed for a R23m upgrade of its Ergo plant to effect an increase in treatment capacity.

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.


Gold pulls SA mining production down

2015-04-09 16:58

Gold has been a significant negative contributor to SA's mining production for February, according to Stats SA.

Gold extends gains on weak US jobs data

2015-04-06 13:32

Gold has gained for a second straight session to trade near a three-week high after US jobs rose at the slowest pace in more than a year and denting rate-hike hopes.

Gold loses safe haven appeal

2015-03-10 10:19

Gold prices are in defensive mode on fresh signs of resurgence in the US economy, wilting the metal's safe haven appeal as traders foresee further downside potential.

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.

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.

Craig Brewer: Realism, getting back to basics set mining industry tone for 2015

2015-02-19 07:49

Craig Brewer and Alec Hogg unpack the tone for the mining industry in 2015, looking back at Mining Indaba trends for the year ahead.

Cost cuts help Acacia Mining report profit

2015-02-16 10:45

Acacia Mining has reported a profit for the fourth quarter of 2014, compared with a loss a year earlier, and forecasts a rise in gold production for 2015.

Gold set for third weekly drop

2015-02-13 10:30

Gold has been held above a five-week low amid a weaker dollar and uncertainty over Greece, but the safe-haven metal is set to close down for a third straight week.

Price slump hits Randgold profit, raises dividend

2015-02-09 13:05

Randgold Resources has posted a fall in 2014 profit, hurt by lower gold prices, but says it would increase its final dividend.

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.

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