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Sibanye's SA gold mines produced 24% less year-on-year and its core profit fell 40%.
Mining companies globally have a responsibility to make sure increased productivity doesn’t increase fatalities and accidents, says an industry expert.
Section 54 mine stoppage notices issued by the Department of Mineral Resources are not intended to impact economic growth, according to Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.
The mines minister says he will hang up a photo of the rescue team after visiting Harmony Gold's mine where a fire trapped nearly 500 miners 2.3km underground.
The trade union federation put out the call following the deaths of two miners at Sibanye-Stillwater Kloof mine.
The Department of Mineral concluded its investigations into the Lily Mine disaster and the law must now take its course, says Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.
Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says that the health and safety of mine workers needs to be prioritised over making profits.
Harmony Gold praised its rescue team on Sunday evening, after it completed a 12-hour rescue mission to bring to the surface 486 mineworkers trapped 2.3km underground by a fire at Kusasalethu Gold mine. What causes these accidents?
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