Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act

Barberton Mines mining rights renewed

Barberton Mines mining rights renewed

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) has granted the renewal of Pan African Resources’ Barberton Mining Rights for a period of 30 years. “Our exploration and mining teams at Barberton have made exceptional progress over the past...

Gupta-owned Oakbay sells Tegeta Exploration

Gupta-owned company Oakbay Investments has made another sale, this time letting go of its Tegeta Exploration and Resources business to Swiss-based firm, Charles King SA, for over R2.9 billion. The Tegeta deal follows a day after Oakbay said it was...

Minerals Committee scores Zuma 50%

Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources has passed a report on its view of reservations expressed by President Jacob Zuma on the new mining bill, the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA). While accepting and...

Sibanye takes ownership of Rustenberg mines

Sibanye is pleased to announce that the acquisition by Sibanye Rustenburg Platinum Mines Proprietary Limited from Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited of the Bathopele, Siphumelele and Thembelani mining operations, is now unconditional. Included in...