Anglo American and Glencore face coal pay strike

2017-11-09 11:24

SA coal producers and the main union representing their workers failed to reach an agreement on wages and the labor group has been given permission to call a strike.

Mining's biggest mystery is what Agarwal plans to do with Anglo

2017-09-21 19:31

As Anglo American’s board met this week as part of a 100-year celebration, executives were blindsided by news headlines: Indian mining tycoon Anil Agarwal was becoming the biggest shareholder.

Anglo shares rally as firm resumes dividends due to victory over debt

2017-07-27 09:41

Anglo American has resumed the payment of dividends to shareholders, after the mining firm halved its net debt to $6.2bn.

Community development paves way for academic success in eMalahleni

2017-07-13 11:16

The Kopanang Secondary School near eMalahleni in 2011 had a Matric pass rate 13%. In the last six years, this has improved dramatically thanks to initiatives geared towards improving the lives of some of South Africa's most impoverished students.

Banks balk at risk of funding Mining Charter deals

2017-06-26 07:59

SA’s plan to force mining companies to give the black majority a bigger stake in the mineral wealth faces a major obstacle: convincing banks to back billions of dollars of fresh deals in an industry in decline.

New Anglo head Stuart Chambers has a history of leading takeovers

2017-06-07 15:46

The century-old mining giant Anglo American has named Stuart Chambers as its new chairperson less than a year after he steered UK chipmaker ARM through a $32bn takeover.

De Beers takes SA government to court

2017-06-02 08:29

De Beers has taken the government to court after a report it was denied an export licence by the Department of Mineral Resources.

De Beers rakes in R6.8bn in diamond sales

2017-05-16 17:02

De Beers managed to generate R6.8bn in diamond sales for the fourth sales cycle of 2017.


Billionaire Agarwal increases stake in Anglo American to 19%

2017-10-16 06:01

The Billionaire investor has now overtaken the Public Investment Corporation to become the biggest shareholder in Anglo American.

Indian mining billionaire set to overtake PIC as Anglo's biggest shareholder

2017-09-21 07:22

Indian mining billionaire Anil Agarwal plans to purchase about R27bn worth of additional Anglo American shares, increasing his stake in the miner that’s benefited from a recovery in commodity prices.

Anglo, gold miners set aside millions for lung disease claims

2017-07-27 13:43

South African mining firms, including Anglo American, are preparing a R1bn settlement with as many as 100 000 former workers suffering from deadly lung diseases.

Amplats shares fall on R1.3bn loss

2017-07-24 12:11

Anglo American Platinum shares have fallen nearly 3% as the miner reported a loss of R1.3bn for the six months to end-June 2016, with no dividend declared.

Anglo said to opt for De Beers historic London base as new HQ

2017-07-12 09:53

Anglo American plans to redevelop the historical premises of its De Beers diamond unit after choosing the building as its preferred option for a new London headquarters.

New developments bring hope to community

2017-06-27 09:51

The Rustenberg area has seen several new schools and a medical clinic open their doors and open opportunity for the local people of this mining hub.

Anglo appoints new chairperson

2017-06-07 09:50

Anglo American has announced that Stuart Chambers will replace Sir John Parker as chairperson later this year.

Anglo gets bid for coal mine near Kusile power station - sources

2017-05-23 07:25

Anglo American has received a bid for its New Largo project in SA, as it continues efforts to exit operations designed to supply coal to Eskom's power plants, according to sources.

Anglo American to sell Australian coal mine

2017-05-04 13:42

Anglo American has entered into an agreement with Malabar Coal to sell its interest in the Drayton thermal coal mine and Drayton South project in Australia.

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