Businessman and scientist Xolani Mkhwanazi has died

2020-01-06 10:44

Mkhwanazi was appointed last year to assist with the turnaround of the embattled EOH, and also served on the board of the PIC and South32.

Exxaro, Seriti said to mull bids for South32 coal assets

2018-09-11 21:10

Exxaro Resources and Seriti Resources are among groups considering bidding for South32’s South African thermal coal operations, valued at almost R12bn, according to people familiar with the matter.

#MiningIndaba: From Zwane's charter blank to hope for reset button

2018-02-05 14:13

The mining industry’s culture needs to become “less alpha male” and has a long way to go to create a workplace that includes women, according to president and COO of South32.

South32 and Numsa reach wage deal

2017-10-06 20:47

Numsa and South32 have reached a wage settlement, resulting in an end to the strike.

South32 walks away from deal to buy Peabody mine

2017-04-18 12:07

South32 is ditching the first major deal it made since spinning off from BHP Billiton in 2015.

BHP CEO: 'Bloody awful' trade pledges threaten Trump's pump

2017-02-28 10:08

BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie has intensified his warnings that US trade protectionism under President Donald Trump would threaten global growth and the fight against poverty.

South32 to pay first dividend

2016-08-25 12:12

South32 says it’s monitoring two potential investment opportunities after reporting full-year earnings that beat analysts’ estimates.

South32 interested in $1bn Anglo sale

2016-01-13 20:00

South32 is considering bidding for Anglo American’s $1bn niobium and phosphate business in Brazil, according to three people familiar with the situation.


Shape up SOEs if you want more investment, mining bosses tell government

2019-02-04 22:35

Mining industry leaders have called on government for reliable power supply and better infrastructure to allow for meaningful investment.

Mining firms set to spend $11bn in search of the next jackpot

2018-08-07 10:58

Miners and investors think the sector's heavyweights might be close to a new jackpot discovery.

South32 said to study bid for $1.6bn Rio coal mines

2017-10-20 15:17

South32 is studying a potential bid for Rio Tinto’s $1.6bn coking coal portfolio, as it seeks to take advantage of surging prices for the steelmaking ingredient.

South32 SA coal production to dip further

2017-04-28 18:38

South32 expects coal production at its South African operations to dip further.

South32 to put R6.1bn back in shareholders' pockets

2017-03-27 09:26

South32 intends to return an additional $500m (R6.1bn) to shareholders by means of a capital management programme which complements the company’s dividend policy.

South32 manganese ore production drops to lag estimates

2016-10-20 10:00

South32 says first-quarter output dropped 4% after halting some mine work in South Africa.

South32 flags $1.7bn writedown, massive SA job cuts

2016-02-04 07:07

Mining giant BHP Billiton's South32 spin-off has announced $1.7bn in asset writedowns and says it will axe hundreds of jobs in South Africa.

South32 to cut 400 jobs at Kuruman mine - NUM

2016-01-07 12:44

South32 plans to cut 447 jobs at the Hotazel manganese mine in Kuruman, the National Union of Mineworkers says, in the latest in a slew of layoffs in the embattled industry.

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