Despite tough times of late for South Africa's platinum sector the Public Investment Corporation is betting on the precious metals' comeback.
Marikana strike leader Xolani Nzuza said he did not owe an apology to the families of Lonmin employees killed for reporting for work in August 2012.
The mine insists that it would not be logical to incorporate concerns regarding social conditions into the cross-examination of witnesses.
While the Farlam commission continues, the Marikana massacre has influenced everything from the families to art and politics. Let's take a look.
A senior police officer has told the Farlam commission that an "excited" Lonmin employee instructed police to confront a peaceful protest group.
Critics are concerned the Bapo ba Mogale are being short-changed with its new equity deal.
A Lonmin employee maintains he "wouldn't have an idea" why an entry regarding food parcels for SAPS was deleted from the mine's occurrence books.
The platinum miner will sell shares to the Bapo ba Mogale community in a bid to meet a black ownership target of 26% by 2015.
Lonmin is accused of deliberately changing records to conceal that their security personnel had fired shots at strikers.
A member of Lonmin's tactical response unit has told the Farlam commission that stopping the approximately 3 000 protesters was impossible.
Had the Lonmin security guards observed a radio security warning they might never have confronted the enraged miners and suffered fatalities.
The platinum mining giant was able to fulfill its contracts despite a devastating five-month long strike which wiped out its profits.
Ahead of the release of its full earning report, Anglo American Platinum said it expects it finances were adversely affected by industrial action.
The resolution of the five-month strike in the platinum sector has been welcomed, but there are concerns its effects will not disappear soon.
Gold producer Sibanye is considering buying embattled platinum mines which have been crippled by a five-month labour dispute.
Amcu members have urged leader Joseph Mathunjwa to sign a wage deal with the platinum firms after they announced reaching "in principle undertakings".
An orderly restructuring of the platinum industry is essential after the longest strike in our history, writes Gilad Isaacs.
SA's new mining minister will sit down with company and union officials in a last-ditch attempt to end the platinum sector's long-running strike.
A chemicals and precious metals multinational says excess supply means platinum miners are suffering more from the work stoppage than buyers are.