Minerals Council announces Harmony Gold wage deal

2018-10-03 18:01

The Minerals Council has announced the conclusion of a wage agreement between Harmony Gold [JSE:HAR] and unions representing an estimated 69% of the miner workforce.

Sibanye shares rise on plan to reduce debt

2018-09-04 12:59

Shares in JSE-listed mining group Sibanye-Stillwater [JSE:SGL] has risen by 2.7% after it announced it intends to buy back and retire $400m in debt.

Mine deaths expected to hit Sibanye gold production

2018-07-04 07:00

Sibanye-Stillwater expects the gold production from its mines in South Africa to be 6% lower due to the recent spate of underground fatalities that have halted operations.

20 deaths so far in 2018: the Sibanye-Stillwater blame game

2018-06-21 05:45

With the death toll this year alone at Sibanye-Stillwater operations reaching 20, Fin24 looks at the reactions to the deaths of five miners at the Kloof Ikamva shaft near Westonaria.

Search continues for missing Sibanye-Stillwater miner

2018-06-13 11:03

Rescue workers at the Sibanye-Stillwater mine near Westonaria, west of Johannesburg, are still searching for one missing man, after retrieving four bodies from the mine earlier this week.

Three workers killed at Sibanye mine

2018-06-11 18:49

Three workers have been killed underground at a mine owned by Sibanye-Stillwater and two others are still missing

Ben Magara: 12 600 Lonmin jobs depend on Sibanye deal

2018-05-14 16:06

Unless its transaction with Sibanye-Stillwater is completed soon, platinum miner Lonmin is set to retrench about 12 600 workers between 2018 and 2020.

Sibanye stocks dive after deadly mine accident

2018-05-07 18:23

Sibanye-Stillwater's share price has fallen following last week’s deadly underground incident, in which 13 mineworkers were trapped underground at the Masakhane shaft in Driefontein.

Sibanye-Stillwater death toll climbs to 7 as rescue operations wrap up

2018-05-05 10:14

The death toll of miners killed at Sibanye-Stillwater's Masakhane mine, after employees got trapped underground due to seismic activity in the area, has risen to seven.

2 seismic events at mine where miners are trapped

2018-05-04 15:54

Sibanye-Stillwater Mine in Driefontein has been hit by two more seismic events, where operations are under way to rescue three trapped miners.


'Will I come back dead?' the human costs of South Africa's gold

2018-09-10 11:54

After more than two decades of improving mine safety since the end of apartheid, South Africa’s progress has stalled with an increase in gold-mining deaths.

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.

BREAKING: Sibanye Driefontein mine hit by another death

2018-06-26 09:28

Sibanye-Stillwater has confirmed that another miner has died at its Driefontein operations near Carltonville.

5th body retrieved at Sibanye-Stillwater mine

2018-06-14 11:35

The body of the fifth miner who went missing at the Kloof Ikamva shaft has been retrieved, mining company Sibanye-Stillwater has confirmed.

Death toll at abandoned section of Sibanye-Stillwater mine rises to four

2018-06-12 11:04

A fourth miner has been found dead at an abandoned working area of a mine owned by Sibanye-Stillwater while the fifth miner remains unaccounted for.

Sibanye-Stillwater laments safety backslide

2018-06-07 21:05

Sibanye-Stillwater CEO Neal Froneman says the current year has seen a "regression in safety performance" but dismissed reports that the mining industry is doing nothing to prevent seismic incidents.

Surviving Sibanye-Stillwater miner discharged

2018-05-12 16:05

One of the six Sibanye-Stillwater employees who survived a deadly seismic incident at the Masakhane mine, Driefontein operations, has been discharged from hospital the company has said.

NUM to engage Sibanye as SA mine deaths soar to 31 this year

2018-05-06 17:43

The National Union of Mineworkers says it would engage the management of Sibanye-Stillwater following the recent deaths of workers at its mine which have pushed the national toll to 31 fatalities so far this year.

5 miners dead, 2 still underground at Sibanye-Stillwater

2018-05-04 21:30

Mineral Resources minister Gwede Mantashe has confirmed that five mineworkers have died at the Sibanye-Stillwater mine in Driefontein.

UPDATE: 2 killed, 5 missing after earthquake hits Johannesburg gold mine

2018-05-04 06:13

Two miners have been killed and five others are still missing underground after an earthquake hit the Masakhane gold mine west of Johannesburg, the Sibanye-Stillwater company has said.

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