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MINISTER MANTASHE ANNOUNCES INDEPENDENT SURVEY IN XOLOBENI

Date Published: 16 Jan 2019

The Minister of Mineral Resources, Mr Gwede Mantashe today announced the imminent commencement of an independent survey to be undertaken in Xolobeni. This follows the Minister’s visit to the com ...

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MINISTER MANTASHE CONTINUES WITH CONSULTATIONS IN XOLOBENI

Date Published: 14 Jan 2019

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe will on Wednesday, 16 January 2019 engage the Xolobeni community on mining and economic development prospects in the area.

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MINISTER MANTASHE TO SPEAK ON THE FUTURE OF MINING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Date Published: 10 Dec 2018

The Minister of Mineral Resources, Mr. Gwede Mantashe will on‪ Wednesday, 12 December 2018, deliver a keynote address at the official launch of the Mapungubwe Institute (MISTRA) Research Report on the ...

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MINISTER MANTASHE MEETS WITH INDUSTRY CEOs

Date Published: 06 Dec 2018

The Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe met with the Minerals Council SA and CEOs in the iron ore, manganese, gold and diamond sectors today to receive an update on the current state of these ...

MINISTER MANTASHE IS STEADFAST ON ENGAGING COMMUNITIES TO FIND AMICABLE SOLUTIONS TO MINING AND DEVELOPMENT

Date Published: 04 Dec 2018

Minister Mantashe remains committed to return to Xolobeni, to continue with engagements with the whole community in order to ensure finality to the matter of mining and development in Xolobeni.

MINISTER MANTASHE MEETS WITH SIBANYE-STILLWATER

Date Published: 30 Nov 2018

The Minister of Mineral Resource Mr Gwede Mantashe has urged Sibanye-Stillwater to urgently resolve the strike currently underway at three of the company’s gold operations.

MINISTER MANTASHE BRIEFS INVESTORS IN OIL AND GAS ON GOVERNMENT PLANS FOR THE INDUSTRY

Date Published: 29 Nov 2018

The Minister of Mineral Resources Mr Gwede Mantashe will amend the moratorium currently in place for the oil and gas sector, in order to allow for the processing of applications currently in the syste ...

MINISTER MANTASHE TO ENGAGE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

Date Published: 27 Nov 2018

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe will ‪on Thursday, 29 November 2018, engage stakeholders in the oil and gas industry following the recent Presidential Investment Conference. The engagement w ...

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MINISTER MANTASHE EXPRESSES DISSATISFACTION WITH GOLD FIELDS APPROACH TO RETRENCHMENTS

Date Published: 26 Nov 2018

The Minister of Mineral Resources Mr Gwede Mantashe met with Gold Fields executives this evening, as part of efforts to resolve the current impasse where the company wants to retrench an estimated 110 ...

DMR INITIATES GROUND STABILITY STUDY IN AREAS AFFECTED BY ILLEGAL MINING

Date Published: 26 Nov 2018

The Department of Mineral Resources has initiated a ground stability study to be undertaken in the Johannesburg area with immediate effect.