Why SA needs formal rules for class action lawsuits

2018-03-14 07:18

South Africa needs comprehensive legislation and court rules regulating class actions suits to better serve the principle of access to the justice system, says Theo Broodryk.

Gold Fields Ghana to lay off 1 500 workers

2017-12-12 21:15

Gold Fields' unit in Ghana says it will dismiss 1 500 of its own staff as the company is hiring a contractor to operate its biggest mine in the West African nation.

JSE reverses towards the close to end in the red

2017-08-02 19:16

Equities closed the say in the red, having been dragged down by weaker commodity prices.

UPDATE: Gold Fields exec moves over to Implats

2016-12-07 10:49

Gold Fields has announced the resignation of its executive vice-president Nico Muller, who will be leaving the company to take up the position of CEO of Impala Platinum.

Gold Fields to invest $1.4bn in Ghana mine

2016-10-24 09:38

Gold Fields, producer of the metal with mines from Australia to Peru, says it will invest $1.4bn to extend the life of its Damang operation in Ghana.

One of the world’s biggest gold deposits is finally making money

2016-08-18 18:17

Gold Fields’s troubled South Deep mine has generated positive cash flow for the first time since the company bought the operation for about $3bn in 2006.

David Melvill: Ugly duckling turned swan – Sibanye trumps Gold Fields

2016-03-17 06:25

Top financial advisor David Melvill is crunching numbers again, and this time he’s comparing the returns of Gold Fields and Sibanye Gold.

Gold Fields costs below forecasts on dollar boost

2016-01-27 13:07

Gold Fields says 2015 costs have probably dipped below previous forecasts as the bullion producer was helped by the strengthening of the US dollar.

Robots, a control room – in 5 years you won’t recognise our mines

2015-11-11 17:36

Conventional mining as we know it will soon no longer exist, chief executive officer of South African-based gold miner, Gold Fields, Nick Holland, told a recent forum at the Gordon Institute of Business Science.

Gold companies must embrace technology to survive - CEO

2015-10-29 06:46

Gold producers must revolutionise their mining methods, become tech-savvy and increase the use of automated machinery to survive, says Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland.


Biggest Ghana mine union plans strikes over Gold Fields jobs plan

2018-03-10 11:00

Ghana’s largest mineworkers’ union plans protests and strikes throughout operations in the country if the government allows Gold Fields' planned dismissal of more than 2 000 staff.

Gold Fields wants win-win outcome with Mining Charter

2017-08-17 10:25

Gold Fields, which announced a decline in earnings for the six months ended 30 June, said it wanted a win-win outcome for all regarding the Mining Charter.

SA miners need tech upgrade to revive its status as king of gold

2017-03-24 08:53

South African producers will need to develop technology to fit its mines rather than using machines developed for elsewhere in the world, an expert explains.

Gold Fields to spend $1.4bn on Ghana mine

2016-10-25 19:17

Gold Fields will invest $1.4bn to extend the life of its Damang operation in Ghana by eight years.

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.

At R41.5m Gold Fields has best-paid SA gold CEO

2016-04-02 09:21

Nick Holland was the top-paid CEO of the four biggest gold producers, even as Gold Fields fell in 2015 and had a lower market value than rival AngloGold Ashanti.

Gold Fields swings to loss on lower bullion price

2016-02-18 10:12

Gold Fields has reported a fourth-quarter loss as it booked impairments on operations in Ghana and Australia.

Gold Fields soars over 20% on SA mine turnaround

2015-11-19 12:56

Gold Fields has reported improved production and lower cash outflows at its troubled South African South Deep mine, sending shares soaring more than 20%.

Gold Fields, Sasol top in tax reporting

2015-10-29 11:17

Gold Fields and Sasol have clinched the top tax reporting awards in PwC’s Building Public Trust Awards for 2015.

Gold’s Mr Fixit starts second act with Amplats discards

2015-09-10 07:33

Crippling labour strikes, geriatric mines and precious metals prices scraping along at their lowest levels in half a decade don’t faze Sibanye Gold CEO Neal Froneman.

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