Lockdown | Implats applying to continue limited operations in SA

2020-03-30 19:45

Impala Platinum will apply to continue limited operations in South Africa, during the lockdown.

Implats swings to first net profit in five years as prices rally

2019-08-15 14:09

Impala Platinum will report its first net profit since 2014 as the South African miner benefits from higher metals prices and operational improvements.

Amcu warns Implats: Gloves will be off should job cut talks fail

2018-08-07 11:21

"We will hit where it matters most... [the] gloves will be off,” Joseph Mathunjwa, president of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union has warned Impala Platinum over looming job losses.

Dept of Mineral Resources slams Implats retrenchment plans as 'thoughtless'

2018-08-02 17:01

The Department of Mineral Resources says an announcement of job cuts by platinum miner Implats smacks of bad faith in the midst of commitments to save jobs.

2 500 job cuts weren’t enough for Impala Platinum

2018-07-09 08:38

Possibly more job losses at the world's second largest platinum producer, Bloomberg reports.

Rockfall kills two miners at Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine

2017-09-19 21:34

Two miners have died when a rock fell on their heads while drilling in shaft 12 of Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine, the mine says.

Zim platinum forex directive will hit suppliers hard - Implats

2017-08-24 12:50

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe's directive to platinum miners to give up 80% of their foreign currency receipts to the bank will have a severe effect on suppliers, says Impala Platinum.

Impala could cut more than 1 000 jobs at SA Mine

2017-04-26 08:19

Impala Platinum says protests at its Marula mine and low metal prices has led the world’s second-largest producer of the metal to start a reorganisation process.

Storm could be over for Zimplats

2016-08-31 16:33

The storm could be over for Impala Platinum’s unit in Zimbabwe as Zimplats reports a massive swing back to profit following a $74.3m loss in 2015.

Impala Platinum shares poised to fall, indicators show

2016-07-28 15:20

Shares in Impala Platinum Holdings,may be poised to drop in trading, technical indicators used by some analysts show.


SA platinum miners consider paying dividends

2019-10-03 16:10

It’s been a good year for South African miners as the rally in iron ore, gold and platinum-group metal prices boosted earnings and put dividends back on the agenda.

Job cuts kill towns

2018-08-26 07:42

Proposed retrenchments by Impala Platinum will have a devastating domino effect on communities and businesses.

World's most expensive precious metal set to get even pricier as SA shortage looms

2018-08-04 09:12

The world’s most expensive precious metal, a by-product of platinum mining, has more than trebled in value since the start of 2017 as a mining retreat in South Africa threatens a supply shortage.

Implats to cut 13 000 jobs as it scales down on loss-making operations

2018-08-02 12:26

Impala Platinum has said its restructuring process will potentially impact 9 000 direct jobs and 4 000 contractor positions over the implementation period.

Zimbabwe's biggest platinum miner says local listing won't work

2018-04-06 07:09

Impala Platinum has said Zimbabwe’s plan to compel mining companies to list the on the local exchange isn’t feasible, and would impede operators’ ability to grow and invest in their assets.

Zim smelter too pricey, says Impala

2017-09-18 12:53

Impala Platinum says the Zimbabwean government's requirement to invest in smelting and refining capacity for its 50%-owned Mimosa mine is not affordable.

Implats confirms fatal incident at Mimosa

2017-06-30 11:30

Impala Platinum has confirmed a fatal underground incident at the Mimosa mine in Zimbabwe, which it jointly owns together with Sibanye Resources.

Implats gives go-ahead for new mine in Zim

2016-11-30 11:14

Impala Platinum's board has approved a new mine in Zimbabwe, despite facing uncertainty and threats from the government’s land grab bid and higher power tariffs.

Implats issues profit warning statement

2016-08-23 15:21

Impala Platinum has issued a profit warning statement to say that earnings for the year to June 30 2016 will be much lower than the prior year.

Desperate bid to save trapped men at Rustenburg mine

2016-05-18 10:52

Rescuers are working furiously at Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine to save two mineworkers who are trapped underground.

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