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    1. July 14, 2014

      Amplats warns of earnings destruction after five-month strike

      Anglo American Platinum, the world’s top producer of the precious metal, warned on Monday that its earnings for the first...

    2. June 24, 2014

      Agreement marks end of South Africa platinum mining strike

      The world’s top three platinum producers and the upstart union that led an unprecedented five-month strike signed an...

    1. June 17, 2014

      Strike deal prospect puts focus on platinum

      Platinum and palladium were in focus on Tuesday after the three main producers in South Africa and a mineworkers union moved...

    2. May 20, 2014

      South Africa’s Teba digs for solution to century-old mining issue

      With a history that stretches back more than a century, Teba, a company that is at the heart of South Africa’s mining...

    3. April 24, 2014

      Amplats’ production drops nearly 40% as strike drags on

      Anglo American Platinum said on Thursday that its production plummeted by more than a third in the first quarter as an...

    4. March 28, 2014

      Amplats will ‘not be held to ransom’ by platinum miners’ strike

      Anglo American Platinum, the world’s top producer of the precious metal, said on Friday it would buy platinum on the open...

    5. March 20, 2014

      Strike ends at Amplats’ processing plants

      Anglo American Platinum said it had reached a deal to end a more than six-week wage strike at its processing plants in South...

    6. February 2, 2014

      Wage strikes pose big challenge for South Africa platinum miners

      Thousands of South African miners packed into a sports stadium in January to hear union leaders kick off a wage strike at...

    7. January 22, 2014

      Amplats returns to profit but new S Africa strike concerns mount

      Anglo American Platinum returned to a profit in 2013 as the platinum sector tentatively picked up after enduring a damaging...

    8. October 14, 2013

      Tech-related precious metals tumble

      The prices of an obscure group of precious metals used in high-tech applications from smartphone screens to computer hard...

    9. October 11, 2013

      South Africa miners end strike after Amplats offers severance

      Workers at Anglo American Platinum ended a two-week strike after the world’s largest platinum producer offered voluntary...

    10. July 22, 2013

      Amplats earnings boost group as it faces restructuring pressure

      Anglo American Platinum boosted its parent company with a sharp rise in earnings but warned of no let-up in the pressure to...

    11. July 8, 2013

      S Africa lays ground for mines deal

      As South Africa’s gold miners prepare crucial wage negotiations this week, Kgalema Motlanthe, deputy president, says he is...

    12. July 8, 2013

      Amplats hit by fresh wildcat strike

      Almost 6,000 workers at two mines operated by Anglo American Platinum, the world’s top producer of the precious metal,...

    13. June 14, 2013

      Thousands held underground as South Africa’s mining woes deepen

      A group of workers at a South African mine operated by Anglo American Platinum prevented more than 2,400 miners from exiting...

    14. June 9, 2013

      Anglo American to sell $50m private aircraft

      Anglo American has put its $50m private jet up for sale after shareholders privately criticised the mining group for being...

    15. June 6, 2013

      US trucks surge converts into boost for Johnson Matthey

      Shares in Johnson Matthey have accelerated as a recovery in the US truck market mitigated the impact of lower platinum...

    16. June 2, 2013

      The Week Ahead: June 3 – June 7

      Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters. Company...

    17. May 14, 2013

      South Africa mines prepare to enter an unlit pit of wage talks

      Less than a year after South Africa’s mining sector was hit by a wave of violent wildcat strikes, mining companies are...

    18. May 14, 2013

      Lonmin hit by fresh wildcat strike in South Africa

      Shares in South African platinum miner Lonmin fell more than 7 per cent on Tuesday, after a wildcat strike halted work...

    19. May 13, 2013

      South African platinum output falls to 11 year low

      South Africa’s platinum mining industry suffered its lowest output levels in 11 years as large scale labour unrest disrupted...

    20. May 10, 2013

      Amplats scales back SA restructuring plans

      Anglo American Platinum, the world’s biggest producer of the precious metal, said on Friday it had scaled back its radical...

    21. March 12, 2013

      Strike hits Anglo coal mine in S Africa

      Workers at a South African coal mine operated by Anglo American downed tools on Tuesday in a sign that industrial unrest in...

    22. March 5, 2013

      SA miners down tools as union rivalry hits

      Workers at two mines operated by Lonmin downed their tools on Tuesday over a dispute related to union rivalries in the...

    23. February 20, 2013

      South African strikes cut AngloGold profits

      AngloGold , the world’s third-largest bullion producer, reported a sharp drop in fourth-quarter earnings as strikes and...

    24. February 19, 2013

      Amplats halts South Africa production

      Wildcat strikes at Anglo American Platinum forced the world’s biggest producer of the precious metal to suspend production...

    25. February 18, 2013

      Violence breaks out at South African mine

      Security guards at a mine operated by Anglo American Platinum fired rubber bullets to break up a confrontation between rival...

    26. February 17, 2013

      South Africa: A faded rainbow

      Since the empire-building days of Cecil John Rhodes, politics and mining in South Africa have made for potent chemistry when...

    27. February 15, 2013

      Amplats woes hit Johnson Matthey

      The South African woes of Anglo American Platinum have had a knock-on effect on Johnson Matthey, after the strike-blighted...

    28. February 11, 2013

      Impala warns of plunge in earnings

      Impala Platinum warned on Monday that it expected its earnings for the six months to the end of December to plummet by more...

    29. February 11, 2013

      Gold miners in search of richer seams

      With gold being the commodity of choice during periods of economic upheaval and demand rising in China and India, it would...

    30. February 4, 2013

      Platinum high after strikes cut output

      Platinum prices rose to a four-month high after the world’s largest producer of the precious metal reported a drop in...

    31. February 4, 2013

      Amplats plunges to an annual loss

      Anglo American Platinum on Monday announced an annual loss as the world’s biggest producer of the precious metal counted the...

    32. February 3, 2013

      SA mining industry faces volatile year

      South Africa’s largest mining companies have seen a rapid shift in workforce union affiliations since last year’s violent...

    33. February 3, 2013

      SA must dig deep to beat mine unrest

      As South African gold and platinum miners slowly returned deep underground to ply their trade following weeks of wildcat...

    34. January 29, 2013

      Amplats puts S Africa overhaul on hold

      Anglo American Platinum has agreed to a delay in the restructuring of its South African operations after its plans to...

    35. January 18, 2013

      Week in Review, January 19

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Corporate person in the news: Jim...

    36. January 15, 2013

      Anglo American Platinum

      Anglo American Platinum’s future was in the balance long before the global downturn killed demand for the precious metal....

    37. January 15, 2013

      Amplats outlines radical SA overhaul

      Anglo American Platinum, the world’s biggest producer of the precious metal, is facing a backlash over plans to close two...

    38. January 14, 2013

      Amplats blames strike for full-year loss

      Anglo American Platinum, the miner that was hit by weeks of violent wildcat strikes, warned on Monday that it would report a...

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