Billionaire Agarwal hires AngloGold's CEO to run Vedanta

2018-04-16 14:04

AngloGold's Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan, who takes over from interim CEO Kuldip Kaura, will leave the mining group in late August to join Vedanta.

Murray & Roberts advises shareholders to reject takeover offer

2018-03-27 16:51

An independent board of the engineering and mining contractor says it will not support the buyout of shareholders by German investment holdings company Aton.

SA gold mines are on the brink of death

2017-07-02 06:01

AngloGold Ashanti’s announcement that it will close two mines and retrench 8 500 workers is only the first of many large-scale job cuts that were predicted in 2007.

Motlanthe: Govt not biased to unions

2013-06-25 13:13

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe says the government is neutral towards mining unions, and violence needs to be expunged from the sector.


Murray & Roberts sets R9.8bn price tag after snubbing German bid

2018-04-05 11:48

The SA engineering and construction company sees its fair value at up to 45% more than what was offered by German investment holdings company Aton.

OUTA goes to court to ring-fence Gupta mine funds

2017-09-21 15:00

Civil rights body OUTA is to lodge an urgent interdict with the North Gauteng High Court to freeze R1.75bn in mine rehabilitation funds from the Gupta-owned Optimum and Koornfontein coal mines.

Zuma pushes for mining rescue plan

2015-09-08 13:25

Government’s Mining Phakisa in October will seek to catalyse the development of the embattled mining industry, says President Jacob Zuma.

Zuma talks tough on mining unrest

2013-06-12 15:56

President Jacob Zuma has vowed to take a hard line against labour unrest in the mining sector.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.