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Collaborating against COVID-19 stigma

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), the current COVID-19 outbreak has provoked social stigma and discriminatory behaviours against people of certain ethnic backgrounds as well as anyone perceived to have been in contact with the...
Dylan Baxter head of sales at Raizcorp

Is now the time to shake up your SLP?

As mines have reopened with the easing of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, they are experiencing many challenges, not least of which are those relating to social labour plans (SLPs). These include declines in SLP budgets, practical difficulties in...
New CEO for potash producer

New CEO for potash producer

Emmerson has announced the appointment of Graham Clarke as CEO effective from 1 July 2020. Clarke is a highly experienced fertiliser industry executive with 26 years’ experience in underground potash mining and a proven ability to attract talent...
Adapting to a new normal in mining

Adapting to a new normal in mining

With the slow reopening of the economy, mines have found themselves having to navigate a host of new challenges, not least of all being unfairly perceived as an epicentre of COVID-19 in South Africa., A recent poll by Verdict revealed that the...

Sandvik assists Zambia with COVID-19 relief

Sandvik in Zambia is working with Zambian authorities to fight the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic poses unique challenges to communities which continue to bear the brunt of the COVID-19. Sandvik is an active member of the Kitwe community....

New BU manager for Belfast

Exxaro has appointed Londolani Rampfumedzi as Belfast mine’s new business unit manager. He will be responsible for the resource groups digital and connected mine. With over a decade of industry experience and expertise, Rampfumedzi brings a unique...