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26 June 2020

Relief for communities in need of food parcels

Mining company DRDGOLD Limited (Ergo), in conjunction with Umsizi and Impophomo Organisation and Ray of Hope Foundation, donated about 250 food parcels to residents of Ulana and Delmore informal settlements on May 27.


23 June 2020

Creating a positive environmental legacy in Johannesburg

DRDGOLD is retreating sand and slimes dumps from Brakpan to the east of Johannesburg to Carletonville in the west, not only as its core business activity but also as a contribution to the environment and society.


01 June 2020

WATCH: Mining company puts food on the table in Ulana and Delmore

The donation was part of their MSE (Merafong, Soweto, Ekurhuleni) initiative to bring relief to disadvantaged families


08 May 2020

South African investor confidence is on the rise again

JOHANNESBURG - South African markets closed in the green yesterday as investors continued to remain optimistic that the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed following further easing of lockdown restrictions globally.


08 May 2020

DRDGOLD pumps cash despite lockdown in SA

DRDGold, one of the world's biggest dump retreatment specialists, pumped cash in the March quarter despite sharply lower gold output as a result of SA's coronavirus lockdown.


08 May 2020

Business News - South Africa's Coronavirus lockdown has left DRDGOLD largely unscathed, generating cash-flow of R423-million in the three

South Africa's Coronavirus lockdown has left DRDGold largely unscathed, generating cash-flow of R423-million in the three months ended March.


08 May 2020

DRDGOLD dips into its stockpile as output declines

DRDGOLD has reined it its production guidance for the year after it temporarily halted its operations in March due to the national lockdown.


07 May 2020

BRIEF-DRDGOLD Expects To Track Lower End Of Year End Gold Production Guidance

Expects to track lower end of gold production guidance of 175,000 ounces for year to 30 June2020


07 May 2020

DRDGOLD LIMITED - Operating update for the quarter ended 31 March 2020

Gold production reflected a 13% decrease quarter on quarter due primarily to a 9% decrease in yield and a 4% decrease in tonnage throughput compared to the previous quarter respectively, as the operations at Ergo Mining Proprietary Limited (Ergo) and Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) were temporarily halted towards the end of March 2020 as a result of the national lockdown declared by the South African government in response to the COVID-19 pandemic (“Lockdown”).


07 May 2020

DRDGOLD gold production drops 13 percent in quarter ended March

JOHANNESBURG, May 7 (ANA) - Mining company DRDGOLD on Thursday reported a 13 percent quarter on quarter decrease in gold production for the three months ending March, due primarily to a nine percent drop in yield and a four percent decline in tonnage.


07 May 2020

DRDGold earnings up for quarter, R213m dividend paid

Surface gold mining company DRDGold on Thursday reported an 18% quarter-on-quarter increase in adjusted earnings to R389.3-million for the three months to March 31.


07 May 2020

South African investor confidence is on the rise again

JOHANNESBURG - South African markets closed in the green yesterday as investors continued to remain optimistic that the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed following further easing of lockdown restrictions globally.


07 May 2020

DRDGOLD to produce at lower end of 2020 guidance, but firm cashed up and operating

DRDGOLD adjusted production guidance for its 2020 financial year following COVID-19 lockdown regulations which resulted in a degree of downtime.


07 May 2020

DRDGold pumps cash despite coronavirus lockdown in SA

DRDGold, one of the world’s biggest dump retreatment specialists, pumped cash in the March quarter despite sharply lower gold output as a result of SA’s coronavirus lockdown


21 April 2020

DRDGOLD lifts production slowly as lockdown eases

DRDGold, one of the world’s biggest gold-tailings retreatment operators, has no intention of “going hell for leather” in ramping up its business, despite the easing of restrictions for the mining sector in SA’s five-week lockdown.


27 March 2020

Full interview: DRDGOLD Limited pledges support for lockdown in South Africa due to the coronavirus

CEO Niël Pretorius tells Proactive the gold producer has pledged its support for the national lockdown declared by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday evening to help contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).


11 March 2020

Far West Gold Recoveries DRDGOLD's golden goose

Surface gold tailings retreatment specialist DRDGOLD is looking to leverage its recently completed phase 1 of its Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) project to start development on phase 2.


13 February 2020

Full interview: DRDGOLD boosts a gilded operating profit to $50M

DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) CEO Niël Pretorius tells Proactive the South African gold producer has had a six-fold year-over-year increase in the group’s operating profit to $50 million for the six months that ended December 31, 2019.


13 February 2020

RSG Geldsake - DRDGold sees growth thanks to increase in gold production. Cfo at DRDGold Riaan Davel, provides more details.

Related to: DRDGold. DRDGold sees growth thanks to increase in gold production. SFO at DRDGold Riaan Davel, provides more details.


13 February 2020

Business news - higher production and a higher gold prices gives DRDGold a boost

Higher production and a higher gold prices gives DRD Gold a boost


13 February 2020

Tomorrow today - higher production and a higher gold prices gives DRDGold a boost

Higher production and a higher gold prices gives DRD Gold a boost


13 February 2020

Taking stock - DRDgold says it's venturing into talks about reprocessing platinum group metals

DRD Gold says it's venturing into talks about re processing Platinum Group Metals


13 February 2020

DRD Gold set to venture into PGM sector

125-year-old company is aiming to usher in a new era


12 February 2020

DRDGold sees growth thanks to increase in gold production

DRDGold sees growth thanks to increase in gold production


12 February 2020

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12 February 2020

'Green’ is king as ESG sweeps through mining world – DRDGold

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Community members are being recruited to vegetate Johannesburg’s gold mine dumps as part of a dust suppression, environmental protection and ‘green’ imperative, DRDGold CEO Niël Pretorius said on Wednesday.


12 February 2020

DRDGOLD unveils PGM strategy after paying modest dividend, retaining cash for growth

DRDGOLD announced a 25 cent per share interim dividend but said it had retained cash generated during a stellar reporting period in order to expand the business including a push into reprocessing of platinum group metal (PGM) dumps.


12 February 2020

DRDGOLD to ‘start conversation on’ PGM dumps reprocessing strategy

DRDGOLD announced a 25 cent per share interim dividend but said it had retained cash generated during a stellar reporting period in order to expand the business including a push into reprocessing of platinum group metal (PGM) dumps.


12 February 2020

DRDGold hits dividend high spot

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Surface gold mining company DRD Gold has hit the dividend high spots by extending its dividend declarations to the thirteenth consecutive year.


12 February 2020

Resources lead JSE rally

The local bourse advanced to close firmer on Wednesday primarily on the back of positive sentiment currently engulfing global markets.


12 February 2020

DRDGold hits dividend high spot

JOHANNESBURG – Surface gold mining company DRD Gold has hit the dividend high spots by extending its dividend declarations to the thirteenth consecutive year.


12 February 2020

DRDGOLD to ‘start conversation on’ PGM dumps reprocessing strategy

DRDGOLD announced a 25 cent per share interim dividend, but said it had retained cash generated during a stellar reporting period in order to expand the business including a push into reprocessing of platinum group metal (PGM) dumps.


12 February 2020

DRDGold cock-a-hoop on ‘wonderful’ gold performance

JOHANNESBURG – Surface gold-mining company DRDGold is cock-a-hoop over its half-year performance, which saw it produce 3 t of gold from waste dumps on the East Rand and the West Rand in the six months to December 31.


12 February 2020

DRDGOLD impresses with solid H1 earnings, these were the main drivers behind the numbers

DRDGOLD has seen a 33 per cent increase in gold production for its 2019 interim results. The company has also declared a dividend of 25 cents per share and headline earnings have jumped to 48 cents from the previous period of 7 cents per share. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Riaan Davel, CFO of DRDGOLD.


30 January 2020

DRDGold doubles cash at interim as benefits from FWGR, higher rand gold price

FIRST production from Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) was a major contributor to DRDGOLD’s first six months of its 2020 financial year after gold retreatment company said today it would report a share earnings turnaround of up to 56 cents.


30 January 2020

DRDGold reports earnings surge after new project comes online

Tailings retreatment specialist DRDGold, whose share price more than doubled in 2019, reported a 69% surge in revenue during its half-year to end-December, mostly due to the effect of a full year of production from a new project.


14 January 2020

DRDGold can now set its sights on processing Sibanye’s PGM tailings

DRDGold's new majority shareholder Sibanye-Stillwater has platinum-bearing tailings that the retreatment specialist wants to process


10 January 2020

DRDGold on track to meet upper end of guidance in June

JSE- and NYSE-listed surface gold miner DRDGold produced just over 3 037 kg of gold in the six months ended December 31.


10 January 2020

Sibanye-Stillwater boosts stake in DRDGOLD to 50%

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African gold producer Sibanye-Stillwater has exercised an option to acquire an additional 12% interest in DRDGOLD, bringing its total stake to 50.1%, the smaller miner announced on Friday.


10 January 2020

Sibanye lifts stake in DRDGold to 50.1%

JSE-listed gold miner Sibanye-Stillwater has exercised its option to subscribe for additional ordinary shares in surface gold miner DRDGold, increasing its shareholding to 50.1%, from 38.05% previously.


10 January 2020

Sibanye acquires majority stake in DRDGold

Sibanye-Stillwater [JSE: SGL] has acquired a majority shareholding in DRDGold, in a deal the company described as creating an industry-leading surface mining partnership.


10 January 2020

Sibanye-Stillwater takes up bargain R1bn option to lift stake in DRDGold to 50.1%

SIBANYE-Stillwater has extended its stake in DRDGold to 50.1% in terms of an option agreement signed in 2017.


10 January 2020

Sibanye swoops on DRDGold, taking control

Sibanye-Stillwater spends R1bn to increase its ownership of SA’s leading mine dumps reprocessing company


10 January 2020

Sibanye-stillwater takes additional 12% stake in DRDGOLD for R1bn

Sibanye-stillwater, a 38 per cent shareholder in DRDgold, has exercised its option to acquire an additional 12 per cent interest in the company. The mining giant now has a majority stake of just over 50 per cent in DRDGold. Neil Pretorius, CEO of DRDgold joins CNBC Africa for more.