Gold price nears highest level in years as investors take fright

2020-01-06 17:56

The oil price hit a three-month high amid concerns over the US and Iran.

Gold Fields braces for show-stopping strike

2018-11-01 15:52

At the heart of the strike is a process Gold Fields has undergone at South Deep Mine to increase productivity and reduce jobs.

International markets positive following French election

2017-04-24 18:19

The JSE caught the wave of positive movements extending across international markets after the French election outcome followed the predicted polls.

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 mines move to crush silicosis suit

2014-06-08 17:56

Gold mining companies have filed thousands of pages of court papers to stop the historic class action by former mineworkers suffering from a lung disease.


NUM misses deadline to end four-week Goldfields strike

2018-11-30 18:36

The National Union of Mineworkers has missed the 17:00 deadline on Friday to accept a revised offer by Goldfields and end a four-week wage strike, against retrenchments at the South Deep mine.

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.

SA gold mines get stable outlook from S&P's

2016-04-25 19:40

Standard & Poor's has revised their outlook from negative to stable for miners AngloGold Ashanti and Gold Fields.

Fall in gold prices won’t crush Gold Fields

2014-08-22 19:15

Gold Fields boss Nicholas Holland has assured investors that the group is well prepared to shoulder a decline in gold prices.

JSE still running strong

2014-01-19 18:56

The reasons for the strong performance of mining and commodity shares are twofold, and focus will now turn to the platinum price amid planned strike action.

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