The North West High Court in Mahikeng has dismissed with costs an application by the Mining Forum of South Africa against Lonmin Platinum Mines and the Department of Mineral Resources.
Resource-rich Argentina is expected to join the international transparency standard for managing oil, gas and mineral resources, the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) said on Monday, which could make it more attractive for investors.
Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences at UNESCO Flavia Schlegel says UNESCO is contributing towards science to build peaceful and prosperous cooperations between countries.
Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe says a report on safety issues at Sibanye Stillwater Gold Mines is being compiled as the company has recorded the highest number of deaths this year.
The Chamber of Mines says it will not withdraw its court case against the Department of Mineral Resources even if the department gets a new minister.