Industry once again in the spotlight following recent short-seller reports. Unsecured lending is partly a function of South Africa's macroeconomic characteristi
Occupational Health Process in the South African Mining Industry
The Mining Charter requires that mining companies have 26% ownership by historically disadvantaged South Africans (HDSAs) by the end of 2014. It also requires that a substantial proportion of procurement by mining companies is from black economic-empowerment (BEE) entities – mining suppliers that have more than 26% HDSA ownership.
On 15 November 2014 workers at South Africa's major platinum producers – Anglo American Platinum, Impala Platinum, and Lonmin – went on strike demanding that wages be immediately doubled.
Interview with Wilhemina Manaso Mine Manager, BHP Billiton in South Africa shares her experiences and advice for women embarking on a career in the Mining industry…
A complete overview of mining in South Africa, from its historical roots to today, including in-depth industrial analysis and a list of new mining opportunities.
Mining news and commentary from around the globe. Daily updates on gold and commodity prices, exploration, mine development and mining company activities.
The mineral industry of Africa is the largest mineral industries in the world. Africa is the second largest continent, with 30 million km² of land, which implies large quantities of resources.
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The decreasing importance of gold mining in South Africa. Monthly gold production reached a new monthly low in January, according to data released by Stats SA 1.Although a number of temporary factors might have contributed to the unusually low level, general historical trends show that gold has lost the prominent place it once had in the South ...
South Africa mining: Best mood since 2008 crisis February 10, 2018, 1:27 pm . Participants at the Mining Indaba forum are upbeat on prospects for African mining industry
Mining: a brief history. The 1970s are best remembered for disco, bell-bottoms, and the mesmerising lava lamp. It was also the decade that saw South African mining forge ahead in its influence on the economy and employment.
In democratic South Africa, the government allows citizens to express dissatisfaction through peaceful demonstrations. Workers are also allowed by legislation to embark on strikes when disputes with their employers arise.
Search the online classifieds on Gumtree to find entry-level and advanced mining industry jobs in South Africa including positions as geologists, safety coordinators and miners.
New Uranium Mining Projects - South Africa (last updated 27 Apr 2018)