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Accord with AMCU sets mechanised gold junior on new growth path

By: Martin Creamer     8th April 2014 An accord with the feared Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has become a tailwind of growth for South African gold junior Vantage Goldfields, which has already invested R710-million in Barberton's Lomshiyo valley and where it plans to spend considerably more. After... 

Former Anglo boss calls for ‘courageous and bold action’ for SA to be competitive

By: Samantha Herbst     12th July 2013 The current state of the local mining industry should not be allowed to undermine South Africa’s global competitiveness, says former Anglo American South Africa CEO Kuseni Dlamini. Nonetheless, the industry veteran believes that South Africa has what it takes to be a globally competitive nation,... 

Mining’s damaging ‘blame game’ destroying South Africa 

By: Martin Creamer     26th June 2013 The South African economy could no longer afford the damaging “blame game” under way in the crucial mining sector, which needed to take urgent steps to prepare for the inevitable next commodities boom, Energy Intensive User Group chairman Mike Rossouw said on Wednesday. 

Mining veteran Dlamini buys into underground safety support firm

By: Nomvelo Buthelezi     1st March 2013 Safety equipment provider M and J Mining has concluded a strategic investment with mining veteran Kuseni Dlamini. 


By: Martin Creamer     1st February 2013 “They have stolen our money” are the five words that were reiterated in the often-heated Xolani Gwala-hosted national radio debate on SAfm's AMLive last week, when ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe, above, said in reference to the proposed downsizing Anglo American Platinum (Amplats): “They... 

Engage to end govt, labour, company trust deficit – ex Anglo South Africa head

By: Martin Creamer     22nd January 2013 The controversy surrounding the Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) platinum review emphasised the need for more engagement and trust-building between government, labour and mining companies, former Anglo American South Africa head Kuseni Dlamini said on national radio on Tuesday. Speaking during... 


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