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Sibanye doubtful of imminent platinum purchase as Anglo stalls

The gold miner is interested in buying troubled platinum operations but has found Anglo American to be moving at a slower-than-anticipated pace.

Eskom declares emergency as blackouts loom

The power utility has asked industry to cut energy use and declared an emergency, noting load shedding as a virtual certainty.

Public protector to investigate mining pollution

Allegations of water pollution by mining operations will see the ombud probe top mining companies like Glencore Xstrata and AngloGold Ashanti.

AngloGold Ashanti returns to profitability

The rising gold price has boosted AngloGold Ashanti's headline earnings for the first quarter in four.

Pay rises hollow victory for dwindling SA miners

The recently negotiated 8% pay increase for gold miners will be a hollow victory for those who stand to lose their jobs.

Sasol’s full-year earnings increase by 25%

Sasol, the world’s biggest coal-to-gasoline producer, says full-year profit climbed 25% after production at its synfuels division increased.

Sibanye Gold won’t pay above-inflation wage increase

Sibanye Gold says it will refuse to raise wages above the rate of inflation as gold producers and unions remain locked in talks over pay.

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