RBPlat signs new 5-year wage deal

2019-11-25 22:07

After "very difficult" negotiations, RBPlat has announced a new five-year wage deal it says will bring a period of stability.

RBPlat share price takes a knock despite boost in platinum output

2019-03-05 14:12

Royal Bafokeng Platinum has reported 25.8% increase in normalised earnings to R166.5m, despite headline earnings taking a substantial 54.2% knock.

Royal Bafokeng Platinum appoints new Chief Financial Officer

2018-07-12 10:06

Royal Bafokeng Platinum has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer and executive director, the company announced on Thursday.

Royal Bafokeng shares gain after green light for R860m merger

2018-01-17 13:07

The Competition Tribunal has conditionally approved a merger between Royal Bafokeng Platinum mine and Maseve mine.

Royal Bafokeng is said to be ordered to suspend mining at shaft

2017-10-26 22:30

Royal Bafokeng Platinum was ordered Thursday by mining inspectors to suspend operations at its North shaft, according to two people familiar with the situation.

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.

More than 100 mine workers retrenched

2015-10-06 22:34

At least 174 workers at Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine (RBplat) in Rustenburg have been retrenched, the company says.

Royal Bafokeng Platinum expects to post loss

2015-07-13 12:26

Royal Bafokeng Platinum expects a loss in the first half of its financial year, because of lower prices, reduced output and the impact of a tax charge.

Royal Bafokeng earnings up on sales, cost cuts

2015-03-03 08:54

Royal Bafokeng Platinum says its full-year earnings have risen 38% due to higher sales, cost cuts and as currency weakness lifted the rand price of its metals.

Weak rand lifts Royal Bafokeng earnings

2014-08-05 10:01

Royal Bafokeng Platinum says interim headline earnings have risen by a third as weakness in the currency lifted the rand price of platinum group metals.


Royal Bafokeng Platinum slams allegations of fraud against its directors

2019-07-05 10:23

Royal Bafokeng Platinum says there is no merit to allegations made against it and its directors.

Maseve acquistion weighs on Royal Bafokeng Platinum's earnings

2018-08-06 17:46

Royal Bafokeng Platinum's acquisition of Maseve contributed to a loss per share of 12.4 cents for the period.

Amplats raises R390m through sale of Royal Bafokeng Platinum shares

2018-04-25 18:36

The 17.3 million shares were sold at a price of R22.50 per placing share.

Royal Bafokeng Platinum gets nod for ABMS

2017-12-17 06:01

Royal Bafokeng Platinum has won a court order to transfer workers from Aforika Borwa Mining Solutions, after terminating its contract with the Gupta-linked company.

Royal Bafokeng said to end contract with Gupta-linked firm

2017-10-19 18:14

Royal Bafokeng Platinum will terminate a contract with a company linked to the politically connected Gupta family, according to two people familiar with the decision.

Royal Bafokeng delays upgrade of mine

2015-11-17 18:00

Royal Bafokeng Platinum is to delay the upgrade of its mine by a year as commodity prices sink to record lows.

Royal Bafokeng swings to loss on softer prices

2015-08-04 10:30

Royal Bafokeng Platinum has swung into a first-half loss as it battled low metal prices, a softer currency and reduced output.

NUM still struggling to win over members

2015-04-06 19:56

The once powerful National Union of Mineworkers is still battling to recover from its dramatic drop in membership on the platinum belt in the North West.

RB plat miner dies in fatal accident

2014-10-10 13:45

A contractor employee at Royal Bafokeng Platinum Mine dies after being fatally injured in an underground accident.

RBPlats mine blast injures two workers

2014-07-25 15:45

Two Royal Bafokeng Platinum employees have been injured in an explosion at its Styldrift excavation project in North West.

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