Published on in “Business”, language — English. 44 pages.
South Africa’s troubles run deep. It runs deeper than Jacob Zuma, the Guptas or junk status. Captains of industry, analysts and investors red ﬂagged South Africa long before the Zuma reshuﬄe shook the foundations on which the country’s democracy was built. For the past ﬁve years, news about development and exploration projects in South Africa has been few and far between. More
After what started out as a dreadful
year for mining and with
the outlook for most
commodities everything but bullish,
there is a hint of optimism in the air
as the year 2016 draws to an end.
Eleven months ago the global mining
industry was in the doldrums. However,
despite the doomsayers’ dreary predictions,
there were subtle signs of recovery. Gold
and silver started showing signs of revival,
and a few months into 2016, gold mines in
South Africa... More