Sibanye-Stillwater-controlled DRDGold says an almost halving of its interim profit has not shaken its faith in its business model, with SA’s biggest producer of gold from tailings dumps proceeding with a dividend for a 15th consecutive year, as well as eyeing expansion into new metals.

Higher costs, including for chemicals, and a lower gold price weighed on the JSE- and New York-listed group in its half-year to end-December...

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