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Harmony Gold Mining Company Ltd. ('Harmony') is a gold-mining and exploration company with operations in South Africa and Papua New Guinea (PNG), one of the world's premier new gold regions.... [more info]

Harmony expects to be at full production by around mid-July

11 Jun 2020 /  Tanisha Heiberg, Reuters  
Mines in South Africa were forced to shut temporarily when a nationwide lockdown to contain the virus began in late March.

SA’s mining production to fall 8-10% this year – Minerals Council

26 May 2020 /  Helen Reid and Zandi Shabalala, Reuters   1
On the back of the pandemic-related lockdown.

South Africa miners want to ramp up capacity as profits prove elusive

21 May 2020 /  Tanisha Heiberg, Reuters   1
Companies lobby government to allow more production.

Harmony Gold confirms two Covid-19 cases at Kalgold

20 May 2020 /  Tanisha Heiberg, Reuters   1
Kalgold’s production represents 3% of the company's total production.

Platinum giant say lockdown in SA risks killing mines

14 May 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg   3
The country's labour-intensive mines need to be at a minimum of 75% to 80% of capacity to be viable, says Sibanye head.

Rand Refinery restarts smelter, ramps up refining as SA’s lockdown eases

UPDATE
7 May 2020 /  Helen Reid, Reuters   4
Rand Refinery joins the ranks of gold refineries in Switzerland firing up almost all operations again after the country relaxed its lockdown measures.

Rand falls amid weak economic data

6 May 2020 /  Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo and Nqobile Dludla, Reuters  
The Top 40 index rose 1.64% while the broader all-share closed 1.32% firmer.

Africa’s top gold refiner restarts smelter after Covid-19

6 May 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg  
'We have established a good routine and have been able to ensure that product from our mining clients is shipped to us and that refined product makes its way to bullion banks and end user customers,' the CEO said.

World’s deepest gold mines on a ‘cliff’ as virus curbs output

UPDATE
29 Apr 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg    3
Covid-19 could be the final nail in the coffin for the ailing industry.

Union tells mineworkers to resist Harmony Gold mine restart

28 Apr 2020 /  Helen Reid, Reuters   4
Harmony Gold said it rolled out a COVID-19 prevention strategy across its operations before South Africa's lockdown was announced, and had a plan to ensure a safe restart.

Rand firms as focus turns to fiscal measures, stocks dip

20 Apr 2020 /  Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo, Reuters   4
In fixed income, the yield on the 2030 instrument was down 0.5 basis points at 10.300%.

World’s deepest mines to take weeks to open after lockdown

10 Apr 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg    11
Nearly half a million miners will need to be screened for coronavirus before resuming work.

Mines forced to overhaul their supply chains

7 Apr 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan   2
Keeping six months’ stock of essential supplies, considered wasteful a year ago, now seems like a good idea.

South African mining sector braces for coronavirus lockdown

25 Mar 2020 /  Tanisha Heiberg, Reuters  
Furnaces, underground mines to go on 'care and maintenance'.

Mining industry is about to come to a standstill

24 Mar 2020 /  Felix Njini and Thomas Biesheuvel, Bloomberg   1
'This would be unprecedented in the history of mining in South Africa,' said Roger Baxter

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