Features & Analysis
Underground hard-rock mining accounts for 40% of global mining operations but only 12% of run-of-mine (ROM) production.
A total of 18,146 deals worth US$1.9 trillion were announced globally during H1 2021, which was higher than H1 2019’s deal value.
The attacks that have taken place seem to have been made by several groups acting in concert – by design or by coincidence.
“It failed because of the efforts of our security forces, and it has failed because South Africans have rejected it."
It is misleading and patronising to suggest that democracy is imposed by the international community against the wishes of ordinary people.