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16 January 2017
                       
 
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13 Jan 2017
 
 
Harmony: All employees safely returned to surface at Kusasalethu
STATEMENT
Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (“Harmony”) is pleased to advise that all employees have safely returned to surface at the Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville. Employees returned to surface...
 
 
06 Jan 2017
 
Gold traders most bullish in a year after dire end to 2016
BULLISH GOLD
There’s one thing many gold traders and analysts agree on, now is a great time to own bullion. Those surveyed by Bloomberg this week were the most bullish in a year. They cited worries over...
 
 
28 Dec 2016
 
Zambia withholding $243m in tax refunds owed to mining firms
TAX REFUNDS
Zambia is withholding 2.4-billion kwacha ($243-million) of the 5-billion kwacha owed to mining companies in tax refunds because the correct documentation has not been provided, the tax authority...
 
 
Ghana Q3 GDP growth rises to 4% yr-on-yr
ECONOMIC GROWTH
Ghana's gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the third quarter of 2016 rose to 4% year-on-year, up from 3.6% a year ago due to increased oil production, the statistics office said on Wednesday....
 
 
22 Dec 2016
 
Ghana president-elect says aiming for double-digit growth
POLITICS
Ghana's president-elect Nana Akufo-Addo said on Wednesday he would focus on restoring stability, cutting taxes and interest rates and spurring double-digit growth, in his first comments on the...
 
 
20 Dec 2016
 
 
 
 
 
Ghana govt renews Goldplat licence
GOLD
The Ghanaian government has granted Goldplat a three-year licence renewal to buy and deal in gold in the country. Gold Recovery Ghana, the London Aim-listed company’s wholly owned gold recovery...
 
 
14 Dec 2016
 
 
 
Sibanye Gold’s tailings project launch likely 'in next six months'
GOLD
Sibanye Gold will probably launch its West Rand Tailings Retreatment Project (WRTRP) in the next six months. The WRTRP, which aims to recover 11-million ounces of gold, 170-million pounds of...
 
 
CoM: Independent Report on Trade misinvoicing available
STATEMENT
In July 2016 the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) published a report titled “Trade Mis-invoicing in Primary Commodities in Developing Countries: The cases of Chile, Cote...
 
 
13 Dec 2016
 
 
 
AMCU blasts Zuma over Marikana plan
POLITICS
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president, Joseph Mathunjwa, on Tuesday blasted President Jacob Zuma for announcing the implementation of Farlam Commission of Inquiry’s...
 
 
09 Dec 2016
 
Stillwater deal runs deep
PLATINUM
The acquisition of America’s Stillwater Mining has the potential to put South Africa’s Sibanye on the inside track of low-cost mechanised primary mining as well as provide it with deep insight into...
 
 
Sibanye to acquire US platinum miner for R30bn
GOLD
Precious metals mining company Sibanye Gold has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Stillwater Mining Company of the US for R30-billion...
 
 
06 Dec 2016
 
Gauteng: David Makhura: Address by Gauteng Premier, during the third political report, Gauteng Provincial Legislature (06/12/2016)
Topics
I would like to express my sincere gratitude to this House for granting me this opportunity to table the Third Political Report of the ANC-led fifth provincial administration, which I have the...
 
 
01 Dec 2016
 
Diligent Glencore delivers on debt promise, restarts dividend
DIVERSIFIED MINERS
Diversified mining and marketing company Glencore has delivered on last year’s commitment to cut debt and structurally increase the strength of its balance sheet – and it has done so in a way that...
 
 
30 Nov 2016
 
Zuma pays tribute to Castro, “one of the greatest heroes of the 20th century”
MEMORIAL
President Jacob Zuma paid tribute to the former Cuban leader Fidel Castro in Havana, hailing him as “one of the greatest revolutionaries of our time and one of the greatest heroes of the 20th...
 
 
SA: Jacob Zuma: Address by South African President, at the mass memorial rally of former President of the Republic of Cuba Fidel Castro, Plaza de la Revolucion, Havana, Cuba (29/11/2016)
Topics
The people and government of the Republic of South Africa learned with sadness of the passing of one of the greatest revolutionaries of our time and one of the greatest heroes of the 20th century,...
 
 
 
                       
 
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