Zwane says he'll support 'collective' on nuclear deal

2017-11-14 19:44

Despite Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba reportedly slamming the breaks on SA controversial nuclear build programme Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane on Tuesday said he would support it, if the "collective" did.

Mining Charter a 'constitutional force' of law

2017-11-10 19:37

The Mining Charter may not be legislation,but it has independent legal force, a court has heard.

Zwane must be probed on state capture and Gupta relations - DA

2017-11-01 13:16

The Democratic Alliance says there are enough grounds to establish a Parliamentary ad hoc committee of inquiry into Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s relationship with the Gupta family.

Zwane reopens one Bafokeng mine, shuts down another

2017-10-29 06:00

The department of mineral resources has reopened Royal Bafokeng’s Rasimone south shaft in Rustenburg only to raid and shut down another of the company's mines days later.

Mining communities ask to join case against Mining Charter

2017-10-24 10:38

About 150 community-based organisations and activists will apply to join an existing case brought by mining companies to challenge the government’s Mining Charter.

Zuma scraping the bottom of the legal barrel

2017-10-22 06:07

Just like when you have waited an eternity for a bus, and two or more come at once, so it is with inquiries into state capture, writes Lawson Naidoo.

Oil and gas sector needs its own legislation - Zwane

2017-10-19 10:53

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has confirmed that SA's oil and gas industry will in future be governed by its own legislation, separate from mining laws and regulations.

Chamber files for review of 'disastrous' Mining Charter

2017-10-18 11:47

The Chamber of Mines has filed an application to have a judicial review and setting aside of the Mining Charter.

Zwane to Parliament: Am I being investigated?

2017-10-18 10:05

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has told MPs that he looks forward to answering questions on state capture to clear his name once and for all.

Zwane: 'under-mapped' Africa needs more, better mineral surveys

2017-10-09 19:06

The Mines Minister also said that multi-national companies were continuing to 'grossly exploit' Africa via tax avoidance schemes.


Court allows mining communities to join Chamber’s case against DMR

2017-11-14 14:56

A High Court has ruled that mining-affected communities can join the application of the Chamber of Mines to have the Mining Charter reviewed.

BEE 'top-up' provision in Charter could steer away investors - Chamber of Mines

2017-11-09 20:30

A provision in the disputed Mining Charter of 2017 which requires holders of mining rights to top up the black ownership of its mines to 30% if it falls short, could steer away investment, a court has heard.

‘Zwane fights battles of mine workers’

2017-10-29 06:00

The department of mineral resources has hit back at the article “Zwane accused of fighting Gupta battles”, saying the minister is fighting the battles of the workers.

Task team to tackle Mining Charter impasse - Gigaba

2017-10-26 06:01

A team from three government departments has been tasked to resolve the deadlock in the mining industry, following the release of the third Mining Charter in June, says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Mosebenzi Zwane: Another artful dodger

2017-10-23 12:12

Mosebenzi Zwane is an affable man, but beneath his agreeable demeanour lies an astute politician who has perfected artful dodging - just like the president he ardently supports, writes Liesl Peyper.

Zwane accused of fighting Gupta battles

2017-10-22 06:00

Royal Bafokeng has seen operations halted by the mining ministry after axing a Gupta-linked contractor.

Zwane: Why this obsession with one family?

2017-10-18 15:32

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has vehemently denied benefiting from his relationship with the Gupta family, or trying to further their business interests.

Chamber of Mines take another swipe at Zwane in quarterly report

2017-10-18 10:08

The Chamber of Mines says it wants to negotiate with "leaders of integrity" about the contents of a new mining charter.

Parliament frets over impasse between Zwane and Chamber of Mines

2017-10-13 12:59

Parliament’s mining oversight committee is concerned about the breakdown in the relationship between the Department of Mineral Resources and the Chamber of Mines, it says in a report.

Caught between a rock and Zwane

2017-10-08 06:00

Facing insolvency, the Central Energy Fund is being dogged by a dodgy fuel deal and uncertainty over the role of the resources minister.

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