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.

Chamber of Mines: Transformation a process, not an event

2017-10-05 17:41

“We will stand against being forced to do it in a way that we believe will destroy the industry and benefit only a narrow group of interests,” says Chamber President Mxolisi Mgojo.

‘Revolutionary’ charter spells trouble

2017-06-01 11:47

According to speculation, a new mining charter in mind will chase transformation targets up to 30%, but the Chamber of Mines has warned that it is time to think differently about transformation.

Chamber of Mines challenges UN report on gold exports

2016-12-14 17:22

Research commissioned by the Chamber of Mines points out flaws to a previous study implying that misinvoicing of gold commodities in South Africa amounts to $78.2bn.

Eskom hike will cripple mines

2013-02-01 07:57

The Chamber of Mines has taken a swipe at Eskom over its 16% tariff increase, saying that it will push the mining industry over the tipping point.

Mine owners agree to discuss wage hikes

2012-10-03 20:00

Facing a wave of industrial disputes, South Africa's Chamber of Mines says it is willing to review current wage agreements for gold and coal miners.

Improved mine ranking welcomed

2012-02-28 22:00

South Africa's higher ranking as a mining destination is due to the efforts of Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu and her department, says the Chamber of Mines.

Reject mines grab, urges chamber

2011-11-01 13:21

Chamber of Mines president Xolani Mkhwanazi says nationalisation is obsolete and should not be pursued by SA.


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.

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.

Chamber of Mines withdraws mining charter interdict

2017-09-13 21:15

The Chamber of Mines has withdrawn an urgent application to interdict Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane from implementing the reviewed Mining Charter.

Mining death stats worry unions, Chamber of Mines

2017-01-19 18:15

Mining industry stakeholders noted the improvement in recent health and safety statistics but are still disappointed.

Chamber of Mines confirms receipt of Cosatu's memorandum

2016-10-07 17:59

The Chamber of Mines promised to look into the grievances raised by trade federation Cosatu in a memorandum.

Codesa plan starts in all seriousness

2012-10-07 18:00

A Codesa for the country’s 52 platinum mines started with negotiations for the creation of central bargaining in this strategic sector of the economy.

Government to hold mining lekgotla

2012-05-03 15:33

The Chamber of Mines, National Union of Mineworkers and the mineral resources department will hold a mining strategy meeting next month.

Chamber of Mines lauds Transnet

2011-11-18 13:54

Improved efficiencies at transport parastatal Transnet have assisted the industry, says the Chamber of Mines.

Barking up the wrong tree

2010-12-02 20:57

A wage cap on salaries is a great idea - but for the public sector, says Jan de Lange.

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