Merafe’s shares leap as it flags return to profit

Higher prices and volumes helped the group return to profit and more than triple its cash pile in its year to end-December

AngloGold Ashanti launches sweeping operational review

Newly appointed CEO Alberto Calderón pledges to prioritise shareholder returns and close the discount to peers

Amplats expects green energy demand to add more shine to PGMs

Amplats CEO Natascha Viljoen says SA  is one of four countries in the world with the potential to become a net exporter of green energy

Harmony flags profit fall amid weaker rand and higher costs

Currency caused foreign exchange losses, with higher production expenses offsetting revenue and production increases

South32 notes record dividend as it keeps investing in ‘green commodities’

Diversified Australian miner achieves 1,847% increase in profit for half year

Tharisa signs ‘landmark’ BEE deal as it eyes diversification

The affirmation of the ‘once-empowered-always-empowered’ principle allows for simplification of Tharisa’s structure and broader benefits for BEE shareholders

Forecast confirms that South Deep has blasted off

Production at South Deep exceeded guidance despite the Covid-19 pandemic

Anglo American plans to jumpstart SA’s hydrogen economy

SPONSORED | In a first for the mining industry, the company plans to deploy an innovative, clean and independent power solution at its open-pit sites

Pan African Resources achieves record output​ despite weaker gold price

A solid performance by the miner’s Evander underground mine in Mpumalanga helped increase gold production

DRDGold maintains dividend streak and eyes expansion

Group profit at SA’s biggest producer of gold from tailings fell 47.7% due to higher input costs and lower prices, but it remains confident

Glencore to return $4bn to shareholders as earnings surge

Core profit rose 84% in 2021, allowing the group to more than double its dividend and proceed with share buybacks

Activist investor Bluebell sets out plan for new Glencore coal structure

Hedge fund’s letter comes as Glencore is poised to report bumper profits this week, partly fuelled by record coal prices

Trouble looms after unions opt to strike at money-spinner Sibanye

Miner says a strike could cripple operations at one of the biggest corporate taxpayers and potentially force the closure of shafts

MC Mining faces leadership upset at crunch time for fundraising

Minority shareholders seek removal of interim group CEO Sebastiano Randazzo and chair Bernard Pryor

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