Moody's, Fitch cautiously upbeat about recent moves in SA

2018-02-20 15:11

Rating agencies Moody's and Fitch are somewhat optimistic about some new developments in South Africa, following the resignation of Jacob Zuma and subsequent actions related to corruption, in mining and the Treasury.

Rand still enjoying Ramaphosa rally

2018-02-19 12:29

The rand is still enjoying the 'Ramaphosa rally', but may encounter some near-term weakness ahead of the Budget Speech, according to market analysts.

Zwane's mining moves resulted in decline and disillusionment - analyst

2018-02-16 13:29

As Mining Minister Mosebenzi Zwane sits in the exit lounge, his lame duck speech to the Mining Indaba showed he is out of touch, unfocused and compromised, writes David Christianson.

Charter battle is damaging

2018-02-11 06:21

The battle between the state and the mining industry over the Mining Charter isn’t doing anyone any good, says mining entrepreneur Bridgette Radebe.

Mines chamber: We have a problem with the current minister

2018-02-06 11:30

The Chamber of Mines has reiterated calls for multilateral engagements with ethical leaders to find a vision for a transformed mining sector.

#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.

Zuma calls on ANC delegates to not further destabilise mining industry

2017-12-16 20:45

Zuma asked ANC delegates at the 54th national conference to decide on a way forward for the revised Mining Charter that doesn’t “destabilise the industry further”.

Mining Charter court battle postponed until next year

2017-11-27 20:02

A court showdown between the mining sector and Mining Minister Mosebenzi Zwane will now only take place next year, after the court review of the controversial revised Mining Charter was postponed.

Top5 on Fin24: Brown under attack in state capture probe, and Ramaphosa wants 'New Deal'

2017-11-14 17:26

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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.


Mining communities on board with hold on charter court bid

2018-02-19 15:27

Mining affected community networks say they are encouraged that they have been recognised as stakeholders who should be consulted on future Mining Charter talks.

Ramaphosa brings fresh hope to embattled mining sector - Peter Leon

2018-02-18 15:10

Mining expert Peter Leon believes South Africa’s mining sector could have a prosperous future ahead of it, now that the changing of the guard has taken place.

Ramaphosa could scrap Mining Charter - union

2018-02-14 16:33

Anointed president Cyril Ramaphosa could be a huge ally to the besieged mining sector, trade union Solidarity has said ahead of the legal challenge against the controversial Mining Charter.

#MiningIndaba: Charter at the mercy of SA's leadership

2018-02-07 19:02

South Africa’s leadership issues must be addressed before any work can be done to address the challenges of Mining Charter 2017, according to an analyst.

Can't make everyone happy with Mining Charter - Zwane

2018-02-05 21:38

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has reacted to the Chamber of Mines’ criticism of his leadership.

#MiningIndaba: Baxter climbs into Zwane, urges new leadership

2018-02-05 10:17

Chamber of Mines CEO Roger Baxter has lashed out at the Department of Mineral Resources leadership at a briefing ahead of the African Mining Indaba 2018.

Gigaba: Talks with Zwane to resolve #MiningCharter stalemate

2017-12-16 17:02

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says government is speaking to Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane to resolve the stalemate on the Mining Charter 2017.

Victory for community organisations in Mining Charter battle

2017-11-18 07:09

The Pretoria High Court has ruled that several mining community organisations may intervene in a Chamber of Mines’ application to review the Mining Charter of 2017.

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.

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.

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