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The implementation of a nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19 in South Africa caused total mining production to fold by 47.3% in April, compared to the same month in 2019. Official data released yesterday by Statistics South Africa revealed that mining output also contracted...

Shareholders of Sibanye Gold have approved the company’s US$2.2 billion buyout of US-based Stillwater Mining, which was agreed back in December 2016. Following a recent shareholder meeting, the South African miner announced that 82% of the firm’s shareholders voted in favour of the deal. This conclusive vote...