Gold producers table wage offers, lament dire conditions

2018-07-18 18:20

Gold producing companies in wage bargaining talks with unions tabled pay increase offers ranging from 3% for skilled workers and 5.5% for underground employees.

Harmony Gold $100m closer to paying off bridging loan for Moab Khotsong

2018-06-19 18:38

Harmony Gold says it has paid off $100m (R1.4bn) of a bridging loan it raised to acquire Moab Khotsong mine.

Harmony Gold miner killed in underground accident

2018-05-17 12:31

A miner has been killed in an accident at Harmony Gold's Moab Khotsong mine near Orkney, the company says.

Investors cheer Harmony's profit forecast

2018-02-09 16:25

Gold mining company Harmony Gold says it expects headline earnings for the six months ended December 2017 to rise by up to 60% on a strong operational performance.

Miner dies at Harmony Gold mine

2017-11-20 13:19

Harmony Gold has confirmed that one of its miners has died in a "fall of ground incident" at its Masimong mine in Welkom, Free State.

Strike shuts down Harmony's Kusasalethu gold mine

2017-11-13 15:19

Harmony Gold says a wildcat strike has broken out at its Kusasalethu gold mine near Carletonville in Gauteng.

Harmony most likely buyer of AngloGold’s Kopanang

2017-09-17 06:00

With two of the three initial bidders for AngloGold Ashanti’s Kopanang mine having received letters of rejection, the door seems wide open for deep-pocketed Harmony Gold to win.

Mines should not be deathtraps - Motsepe

2017-09-01 22:23

“Workers shouldn’t come to mines to lose their lives,” says Harmony Gold Chair Motsepe.

Chamber of Mines sends condolences to families of Kusasalethu miners

2017-08-29 15:42

The Chamber of Mines has sent its condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of the three miners who have died in Harmony Gold’s Kusasalethu mine, near Carletonville.

Body of third Kusasalethu miner found

2017-08-28 08:37

The body of a third miner has been brought to the surface at the Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville, Harmony Gold has said.


Miner dies in Kusasalethu mine accident

2018-07-10 19:00

An investigation is underway after a miner died "in a fall of ground" accident at the Kusasalethu mine in Carletonville.

All job levels affected, says AngloGold on latest cuts

2018-05-23 16:21

AngloGold Ashanti says it has made "the difficult decision" to restructure the company to support a smaller footprint in South Africa, reducing production by about 50%.

Two killed at Harmony Gold mine

2018-03-27 19:41

Two people have been killed following a "seismic related fall" at one of Harmony Gold Mining Company's mines in Welkom, the company says.

Mine fatalities in SA rise for first time in decade

2017-12-08 17:42

For the first time in almost a decade, more people are dying in South African mines, the world’s deepest and among the most dangerous.

Wildcat stay away ends at Harmony's Kusasalethu gold mine

2017-11-14 14:51

Employees at Kusasalethu gold mine near Carletonville in Gauteng have returned to work after a wildcat strike.

Development programme to equip Welkom residents with mining skills

2017-10-13 17:02

Harmony Gold says an agreement has been reached with the Matjhabeng municipality and the Unemployment Forum to implement a special community development programme that will equip residents in certain Free State communities with mining skills.

WATCH: AMCU members disrupt Kusasalethu memorial

Association of Mine-workers and Construction (AMCU) members on Monday disrupted the memorial for the five Harmony Gold miners who died last week after being trapped at Kusasalethu mine. Watch.

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WATCH: 'We take full responsibility for deceased Kusasalethu miners' - Motsepe

Harmony Gold Non-Executive Chairman, Patrice Motsepe, said the mining company takes full responsibility for the deaths of five Kusasalethu miners, regardless of investigation findings. Watch.

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Miners relive the screams and cries for help as tremor hit

2017-08-29 07:41

Screams and cries for help were the last thing miners at the Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville heard as a sudden tremor left five of their colleagues trapped underground.

Kusasalethu trapped miner dies, search continues for 4

2017-08-26 18:27

One of the five miners trapped in the Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville has died, Harmony Gold says.

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