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Budget a positive first step

In a statement, the Minerals Council South Africa responded to the budget speech by Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni. The Council acknowledged that Mboweni took the necessary steps to address the economic crisis facing South Africa currently. In...

Sisi launches lifestyle magazine for women

Women’s personal protection equipment manufacturer Sisi Safety Wear has launched a quarterly lifestyle magazine for women, specifically targeted at women who work in heavy industries, such as mining and manufacturing. The publication, entitled...

IMF concludes DRC visit

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team visited Kinshasa from 19-25 February 2020 to discuss developments around the Staff Monitored Program (SMP) which was approved in December 2019. Led by Mauricio Villafuerte, the purpose of the visit was to...

Gold prices undeterred by coronavirus

With the recent outbreak of the rapidly spreading coronavirus causing global equity markets to decline, gold is holding steady as the safe haven investment of choice, according to African-focused miner Pan African Resources (PAR). “Prices surge...

Digital mining seminar

The Wits Mining Institutes’ (WMI) Digital Mining Laboratory (Digimine) will be hosting their annual seminar on digital mining technology from 7-9 April 2020 at the University of Witwatersrand Club. The seminar sheds light on digital technology...

Profits for DRDGOLD despite load shedding

In recent months, power utility Eskom has implemented load shedding which has had a negative impact on the economy and businesses in South Africa, including the mining industry. Despite this, DRDGOLD reported profits for the six months ended 31...