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Cape Town is open for business – De Lille

For a region that has very little mining activity Cape Town has become rather fond of the Mining Indaba. This is understandable, as over its...
Massive potential in African mining: IFC

African mining: ‘prepare for a rebound’

Investors should broaden their perspective, look beyond the obvious and prepare for African mining to rebound on the back of growing demand from recovering global economies, delegates heard at a private forum ahead of the Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town on the weekend.
South African mining 'on the rise again'

South African mining ‘on the rise again’

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe emphasised positive developments and untapped potential in South Africa's mining industry during a working visit to Canada this week during which he engaged intensively with mining executives, investors, bankers and asset managers.

Take action for competitiveness

Brand South Africa’s inaugural South African Competitiveness Forum took place at Gallagher Estate today, with one clear message – it’s time to take action to make the country more competitive. The forum was an invitation to help shape the nation’s future, delegates heard.

Student day gives aspiring engineers the edge

AEL Mining Services hosted a student day to give third and fourth year engineering students from the University of Pretoria a more practical insight into the mining industry.

De Beers invests $2bn in new SA mine

De Beers invests $2bn in new SA mine

Anglo-American diamond unit De Beers has begun construction of a new underground mine in South Africa. The $2-billion investment will see the creation of the country's largest diamond mine, supporting over 8 000 jobs directly and a further 5 000 jobs through the supply chain.

Amplats, Zuma hand over new school

President Jacob Zuma called for more social investment in South Africa's labour-providing communities as he joined Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffiths in handing over the newly built Ethridge Junior Secondary School in Mbizana in the Eastern Cape.

Investing in North West province

North West, strategically located between Botswana in the west and the economic powerhouse of Gauteng in the east, is known as the Platinum Province for the wealth of the metal it has underground. It also offers a sophisticated tourist industry and agricultural abundance.

Working towards sustainable mining

Sustainability, transformation and competitiveness were the keywords on the first day of the 2013 Mining Lekgotla, which started on 27 August in Johannesburg.
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Kumba invests in SA child development

Kumba Iron Ore, a business unit of mining company Anglo American, has invested R32-million in the construction of nine early childhood development centres in South Africa's Northern Cape province.


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