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South Africa's Sibanye-Stillwater will consider changing primary listing

Mar 27 2019

JOHANNESBURG, March 27 South Africa's Sibanye-Stillwater will explore changing its primary listing in a bid to access more capital as it explores growth opportunities outside its home market, chief executive Neal Froneman said on Wednesday.

South African court blocks mine union's plan for industry-wide strike

Mar 15 2019

RUSTENBURG, South Africa South Africa's labor court has rejected a request by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) to hold an industry-wide strike covering the platinum and gold sectors, Anglogold Ashanti, Anglo American Platinum and Lonmin said on Friday.

Vedanta to shut Namibian zinc refinery for five weeks

Mar 14 2019

JOHANNESBURG Vedanta Zinc International, a unit of diversified miner Vedanta Resources, said on Thursday it would close its zinc refinery in Namibia for five weeks after a strike by its mining contractor depleted stocks.

UPDATE 1-Vedanta to shut Namibian zinc refinery for five weeks

Mar 14 2019

JOHANNESBURG, March 14 Vedanta Zinc International, a unit of diversified miner Vedanta Resources , said on Thursday it would close its zinc refinery in Namibia for five weeks after a strike by its mining contractor depleted stocks.

UPDATE 2-AMCU plans to extend Sibanye gold strike to other S.African miners

Feb 21 2019

* AngloGold, Lonmin, Harmony, Amplats served union strike notices

UPDATE 2-S.Africa's AngloGold looks to streamline assets, Argentine mine up for sale

Feb 19 2019

* Approves Quebradona project feasibility study (Recasts with asset sale, adds CEO comments)

Explainer: How South African mines cope with power cuts

Feb 18 2019

JOHANNESBURG/LONDON South African utility Eskom imposed the worst power cuts in several years on homes and businesses last week, conjuring up memories of the 2008 crisis when the grid nearly collapsed and cost the mining industry billions in lost output.

Sibanye-Stillwater may cut nearly 6,000 jobs in gold shake-up

Feb 14 2019

JOHANNESBURG Sibanye-Stillwater could cut nearly 6,000 jobs in a potential restructuring of the company's gold mining operations following losses at some of its mines last year.

S.Africa's Sibanye-Stillwater may restructure loss-making gold shafts

Feb 12 2019

JOHANNESBURG, Feb 12 South Africa's Sibanye-Stillwater said on Tuesday it was considering measures, including restructuring if alternative solutions could not be found to bring loss-making gold shafts back to profitability. Gold producers in Africa's most industrialised economy, which have some of the world's deepest mines, have seen profits squeezed by rising costs, labour unrest and declining grades.

UPDATE 2-Harmony Gold in talks to build solar power plant

Feb 12 2019

* Firm in talks to build solar power plant (Recasts with solar power plans)

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