Category «Industry»

Fatality at Savuka Mine

AngloGold

(JOHANNESBURG – NEWS RELEASE) – AngloGold Ashanti regrets to announce the death of two employees who were fatally injured after a series of seismic events, the largest measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale, at its Savuka Shaft. The Department of Mineral Resources has been notified of the incident and an in-loco inspection will be conducted …

Eskom funksioneer wel, maar teen ‘n prys

VF+

Dit is so dat Eskom tans weer funksioneer, maar dit kom teen ʼn prys waarvoor die belastingbetaler moet betaal, sê dr. Pieter Groenewald, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor openbare ondernemings Dr. Groenewald het vandag met die begrotingsposdebat van die departement van openbare ondernemings gesê die minister (Lynne Brown) spog nou dat daar nie …

Polished Diamond Prices Stable in March

April 5, 2016, New York … Polished diamond prices were stable in March supported by steady dealer trading even though the outlook for consumer demand remains uncertain. In the first quarter, sentiment improved as polished prices rose and profitability increased on select new production. The RapNet Diamond Index for 1-carat, GIA-graded diamonds was flat in …

Six illegal mining suspects to appear in Palm Ridge Court

Police

Pretoria: A joint police operation looking into illegal mining in Gauteng’s east rand has ended in the successful arrest of six men in Thokoza, Ekurhuleni. The six suspects were arrested by members of the South African Police Service’s National Investigative Unit (NINU) and crime intelligence, together with other colleagues from the Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department. …

Polished Diamond Prices Firm in February

One-Carat RAPI Rises for Fourth Consecutive Month PRESS RELEASE, March 1, 2016, New York … Polished diamond prices rose in February continuing the uptrend evident since November. Shortages continue to support the market while trading slowed during the month as dealers in China and Hong Kong took vacation during the Chinese New Year period. The …