Tag: African Mining Indaba

Minerals Council of SA’s mining sector outlook for 2019

South Africa's Minerals Council is cautiously optimistic about the state of mining in South Africa. This according to Henk Langenhoven, Chief Economist of the Minerals Council of South Africa, when speaking to CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters.

We need to add value to our resources – Rob Davies

As day two of the mining indaba is coming to a close. CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters spoke with South African minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies about the necessity to add value to the mining sector in order to keep up with the demands of the 4th industrial revolution.

Labour unions, mining companies need to prevent job losses – Frans Baleni

The Mining Indaba is seeing many interesting discussions regarding the key players of the mining sector. From a labour angle former National Union of Mineworkers General Secretary, Frans Baleni argued that mining companies and labour unions need to work more closely together in order to minimise the possibilities of job losses. He spoke to CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters at ongoing African Mining Indaba in Cape Town.

Eskom’s Phakamani Hadebe on need to aggressively tackle debt issues

CNBC Africa's Fifi Peters caught up with Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe about the expected Eskom tariff hikes, the inter-ministerial task team and the presidential task team that was set up in order to aid Eskom's financial woes.

AMCU-Sibanye stand-off a function of weak leadership – Mantashe

CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters spoke to the Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe about the investment opportunities that are coming out of the Indaba as well as his views on the Sibanye-AMCU wage dispute.

Zink International’s Deshnee Naidoo on why they remain committed to SA mining

On the side-lines of the African Mining Indaba underway in Cape Town, CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters caught up with Deshnee Naidoo, CEO of Zink International, Vedanta Resources to talk about the promising changes in the greater mining industry over the past year.

Absa’s Shelley Webber on consolidation in the gold mining sector

The consolidation in the gold mining sector globally is the topic for discussion at the 25th African Mining Indaba. CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters spoke to Shelley Webber, Head of Natural Resources at Absa about the likely impact this will have on the industry in South Africa.

Previewing the 2019 African Mining Indaba

The 25th Anniversary of the Investing in African Mining Indaba is coming up in 2019 and it will be taking place in Cape Town. This conference where heads of state, mining bosses and other relevant people gather. It happens at a time when South Africa battles with massive job cuts in mining. Director of Content for the Conference, Harry Chapman joins CNBC Africa for more.