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Numsa Strike Continues Despite New Offer

VENTURES AFRICA – The South African National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA), whose 220 000 members are on strike demanding a pay hike, on Friday said the three-week-old strike will go on after it reje...
Anglo American

Anglo American Improves Interim Business

VENTURES AFRICA – Anglo American’s (Anglo) improved business performance in the six months to June this year was bolstered by depreciating producer currencies which offset the negative impact o...
Miners

Zimbabwe’s Oldest Mine To Go For $8m

VENTURES AFRICA – Toronto Stock Exchange-listed New Dawn Mining Corporation (New Dawn) which owns Falcon Gold Zimbabwe is set to dispose its closed Dalny Mine – oldest in Zimbabwe –...
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BHP Billiton Breaks Annual Output Record

VENTURES AFRICA – Global resources firm, BHP Billiton, had posted record output at 12 of its operations, resulting in a 9 percent surge in group production in the year to June this year, CEO Andrew M...
numsa

NUMSA Strike: New State Proposal On Table

VENTURES AFRICA – South Africa’s department of labour had made a proposal – details of which have been kept under wraps – aimed at bringing to an end the three-week old metal workers wage strike, it ...
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Amplats To Sell Its Union Mine

VENTURES AFRICA – Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), world’s biggest platinum miner, on Monday confirmed it wanted to dispose of the Union Mine and other Rustenburg mines which had been battere...