Inside the London HQ where De Beers hid its $5bn diamond stash

The potential sale of De Beers's London HQ offers a rare glimpse inside the mining giant, from subterranean vaults to a rooftop helipad

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Steel output in SA makes good after weakness in 2016

In the 2017 budget, the Treasury outlined plans for R947.2bn in infrastructure spending over three years

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Eastplats mine to fight Alpha Global claim over deal

The producer faces other legal claims after a complete change of management and strategy in 2016

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Oppenheimers halve Anglo stake

The sell-down by E Oppenheimer & Son, the Oppenheimer family’s investment vehicle, comes just months before Anil Agarwal’s move on Anglo

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Underground complex key to South Deep’s mechanisation

The new plan will deliver far less gold than previous plans indicated, but analysts say it is realistic and achievable

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Shaft Sinkers regains a firm financial footing as mining activity picks up

Despite its problems, the brand is still well regarded in the mining industry and the group has been supported by its clients, says Marius Heyns

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