[Listen] SA FM – Senior Executive: Modernisation and Safety at Chamber of Mines, Sietse van der Woude, about disruptive technologies disrupting change.
Drawing parallels between 1985 and now
Fin24 – The Mining Charter announced on June 15 by Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane showed “bad sense”.
SA’s massive investment boycott
The Citizen – The latest example is Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s efforts to destroy the mining industry through a combination of incompetence and malevolence.
Zwane used Charter to score political points - Mathunjwa
Fin24 – Minister of Mineral Resources Mosebenzi Zwane’s Mining Charter was just an effort to score political points, said Joseph Mathunjwa.
Will SA pull a Zuma, and dodge a downgrade from Moody’s?
Business Day – SA could escape a further slide to junk status on Friday in the same way the nation’s leader, Jacob Zuma, defeated a parliamentary rebellion and clung onto power — comfortably but not without some sweating.
Worst is still to come in mining sector, warns union
Business Day – High input costs and the fluctuating rand are weighing on mining and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has warned of more retrenchments across the sector because of the government’s lack of focus.
Mathunjwa: Zwane's lack of leadership has affected working class
Eyewitness News – Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) President Joseph Mathunjwa says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane hasn't given much direction since he was appointed and fighting job cuts is now imperative.
Series of blunders making the mining sector bleed
Legal Brief – Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane suffered another setback when he was forced last week to backtrack on his plan to implement a moratorium on the processing of any new applications for prospecting and mining rights.
Zwane blowing smoke - Chamber of Mines
Fin24 – The Chamber of Mines hit back at Mining Minister Mosebenzi Zwane, after the minister filed a scathing responding affidavit at the North Gauteng High Court on Monday.
Chamber lays into Zwane for serving narrow economic interests
Miningmx – South Africa’s Chamber of Mines responded to accusations by mines minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, that it was opposed to economic transformation, claiming the redrafted Mining Charter of June 15 served the narrow interests of a select few, principally by installing a fresh tax collection body over which there were no oversight mechanisms.