The Democratic Republic of Congo has halted mining expansion projects due to a power shortage that has it considering a "load-shedding" schedule.
Earth orbiting satellites are now able to determine areas prone to land subsidence, the sinking of ground above abandoned mines.
Platinum mines linked to Zimbabwe's government have been excused from funding a $3-billion refinery plant.
Rescue workers have reached eight miners trapped in Harmony Gold's Doornkop mine after an earthquake damaged electric cables, triggering a fire.
A landmark court ruling has ensured that directors can be held liable for the environmental damage done by their companies.
The national infrastructure development plan presents new opportunities for the region.
Sustainability makes commercial good sense for mines and the people who work for them.
Trade union UASA says while the national Infrastructure Development Plan is being implemented, mines are shutting down and employees are losing jobs.
The South Africaâ€™s mining sector is sitting on massive mineral resources.
The growth that is starting to emerge in the global economy gives reason to hope that the situation is set to improve in the mining sector.
The governmentâ€™s national infrastructure plan is intended to transform the economic landscape of South Africa.
Effective implementation of the national infrastructure development plan could position SAâ€™s mining sector to capitalise on the next growth cycle.
Fierce infighting has erupted within the Richtersveld area's structures over the leadership of a community-owned mine.
While Solidarity says a strike by Amcu members would yield no results, the labour minister says the market is entering a turbulent period.
Stringent laws (and vigilant unions) mean that going even deeper to get gold should not reverse the trend of improved safety in mining.
Blyvooruitzicht's residents have nowhere to turn while choking on dust from a slimes dam that belongs to the stricken gold mine.
After a lengthy legal battle, Kumba and ArcelorMittal have finally signed an agreement that will ensure the long-term sustainable supply of iron ore.