Roger Baxter

 
Industry in renewed battle over mining charter
Industry in renewed battle over mining charter
The minerals council is taking the 2018 mining charter on judicial review over provisions in the policy that it says remain “untenable” it...
Nersa increase places 90 000 mining jobs at risk
Nersa increase places 90 000 mining jobs at risk
Although the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) granted Eskom lower tariff increases than what it requested, over 90 000 jobs in the mining...
Eskom's proposed tariff hikes risk making mining unsustainable — minerals council
Eskom's proposed tariff hikes risk making mining unsustainable — minerals council
Granting Eskom the type of tariff hikes it is requesting from the National Energy Regulator over the next few years risks making mining in the...
NUM to engage Sibanye as SA mine deaths soar to 31 this year
NUM to engage Sibanye as SA mine deaths soar to 31 this year
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on Sunday said it would engage the management of Sibanye-Stillwater following the recent deadly incidents...
Mining Indaba: Baxter climbs into Zwane and urges new leadership
Mining Indaba: Baxter climbs into Zwane and urges new leadership
CEO of the Chamber of Mines Roger Baxter did not hold back in his criticisms of the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) leadership at an early...
Platinum talks attempt to end two-week strike
Platinum talks attempt to end two-week strike
Anglo American Platinum, Impala Platinum Holdings and Lonmin, the three biggest miners of the metal, resumed wage talks with a labour union...
Mining: Digging for deeper dividends
Mining: Digging for deeper dividends
When Roger Baxter left the Chamber of Mines less than a year ago, its chief executive, Bheki Sibiya, "vowed" to get him back.
SA can pull mining out of the dumps
SA can pull mining out of the dumps
The mining industry is in the dumps. It has been shedding jobs, there has been steep falls in diamond and gold production and overall production in...
SA unable to profit from gold-price hike
SA unable to profit from gold-price hike
South Africa, producer of 30% of the gold in circulation today, is unable to profit fully from record prices for the precious metal as a crippling...
Eskom: Power crisis to remain for years
Eskom: Power crisis to remain for years
South Africa's electricity crisis will remain for years and power cuts will continue well into the future, Eskom said on Thursday.
Labour, business say Eskom hike will hit economy
Labour, business say Eskom hike will hit economy
Labour and business agreed on Tuesday that Eskom's proposed 53% tariff increase would have a severe impact on the economy.
Power price increase 'will hit economy and the poor'
Power price increase 'will hit economy and the poor'
Eskom's proposed 53% tariff increase will have a negative effect on the economy, Business Unity South Africa (Busa) said on Tuesday.

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