SA Mine 2019 (11th edition) - PwC South Africa

This is the 11th edition of our annual publication highlighting trends in the South African mining industry, as represented by the top 26 mining companies by market capitalisation. Mining companies have begun to enjoy some welcome relief in 2019, as gains in commodity prices, aided by a weaker rand, began to bring the industry back into profitability, despite increased costs and weak production.

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Raiseboring | Redpath Mining Contractors and Engineers

Redpath identified a requirement for mechanical excavation in block cave mines and has designedand manufactured a suitable series of drills and accessories. Though this method can be used in all facets of mining, it is increasingly replacing the use of hand-held mining techniques that have the inherit hazard of placing a miner in a raise.

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Risk assessment workbook for mines - DRE Redirect

Risk assessment workbook for mines Metalliferous, extractive and opal mines, and quarries IGA-019 December 2009 Mine Safety Operations Version 5.0 Page 1 of 64 Document controller: Mathew Barnes IGA-019 (TRIM: OUT09/16488) December 2009. Disclaimer . The compilation of information contained in this document relies upon material and data derived from a number of third party sources and is

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South Deep Gold Mine, Gauteng Province, South Africa

The South Deep gold mine, located in Gauteng Province of South Africa, is one of the world's biggest gold mines. It is also the seventh deepest mine in the world with a depth of 2,995m below the surface. It has a mine life of 75 years. The underground gold mine also has a large resource base of

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Miners Drop as South Africa Escalates Black Ownership

2017-06-15· The Chamber of Mines, which represents mining companies in South Africa, will seek to stop the mining charter in court, which may delay the regulation. The

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Mining chains

and South America, Africa, South East Asia and Central Europe. Our objective is to provide best service in supply of high quality chain and sprockets Worldwide. All products are manufactured within the dictates of the Company's quality management according to ISO 9000 establishing consistent and high quality products and ensuring performance reliability and extended service life. MMMing

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South African currency troubles: Rand records steepest

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SA's GDP slumps to its lowest in a decade - The Mail

2019-06-04· South Africa's gross domestic product (GDP) declined by 3.2% in the first quarter of 2019, the largest quarterly drop in GDP in 10 years, with economists blaming Eskom's load-shedding for the

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Analysis: Why the rand is falling - The Mail & Guardian

2016-01-18· The rand's weakening could not have come at a worse time for South Africa. The country is suffering from the worst drought since 1992 which has increased food costs and pushed the farming

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Home | Ivanhoe Mines Ltd.

Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN; OTCQX: IVPAF) is a Canadian mining company focused on advancing its three principal projects in Southern Africa: the development of new mines at the Kamoa-Kakula copper discovery in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Platreef platinum-palladium-nickel-copper-gold discovery in South Africa; and the extensive redevelopment and upgrading of the historic

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South Africa data shows drop in mining production - Mining

South Africa data shows drop in mining production South Africa's mining production fell 3.1% year-on-year to November according to data released by Statistics South Africa.

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Mining and tax in South Africa: Costs and benefits

Mining accounted for 7 per cent of GDP, $20.7b worth of primary exports and employed 459,000 people in 2006. The mining sector's total contribution to the South African economy is estimated at $25.9b in 2006, including all taxes, procurement and wages. However, South African mining companies enjoy generous tax treatment:

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Drilling - Welcome to the Narrow-Vein Mining Project

The drop raise has to be drilled first in order to create the initial cut for the stope. The initial cut is usually located 1.2 m (4 ft) from the last blasted section. This way, the cemented rockfill is not damaged during the blast. When this is completed, the drilling continues with the following specifications: Hole diameter: 92 mm (3 5/8 in).

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South Africa drops out of top 10 in Africa for mining

Troubles in the mining sector is also reflected in the country's broader economic performance. GDP growth in 2014 was the lowest for South Africa in five years. An unprecedented five-month wage

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Key African Sectors | Insight

2020-03-10· African issuers have been waiting several years for an improvement to political and economic instability in Africa before going ahead with any planned capital raising. As a case in point, Baker McKenzie's Global Transactions Forecast showed that there were no IPOs in South Africa in 2019. Also eroding investor confidence were the numerous global trade tensions, with capital raisers

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SAFETY AND SECURITY CHALLENGES IN FARMING COMMUNITIES

The South African Human Rights Commission would like to thank all parties responsible for arranging, facilitating, and participating in the Commission's, national investigative hearing into Safety and Security Challenges in Farming Communities. Without their respective inputs, and ideas, this process and report would not have been possible.

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Explainer: how currency markets work and why the South

2016-01-17· South Africa's currency lost 26% of its value in the six months after turmoil gripped Chinese markets in June 2015. This was when the People's Bank of China surprised markets by executing a 2%

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Master Drilling | Our People

Andries is an independent non-executive director at Master Drilling South Africa, currently working within the Board of Directors' division. He also serves as Chairman for both the Audit and Risk Committees and he is a member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee. Prior to joining Master Drilling, he was a partner/director at PWC for 36 years. Andries specialises in financial

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SA's economy is shrinking at an alarming rate – and only

2019-06-04· Exports of goods and services fell more than 26% in the first quarter - due in part to the smaller manufacturing and mining output. "Growth in net exports was also under pressure in 2019Q1 from a weaker external environment: the International Monetary Fund (IMF) indicated in April it expects global economic growth to slow from 3.6% in 2018 to just 3.3% this year," PwC said.

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Deep trouble - South African mining is in crisis | Middle

A new mining charter introduced last month by South Africa's mining minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, would force companies to ensure that at least 30% of their shares are in black hands, up from the

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