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Implats adopts cash preservation programme

20 November 2008

Given the current global financial crisis and economic downturn, the rapid decline in platinum group metal prices coupled with lower cash receipts and the increased volatility within the capital markets, Implats has suspended its share buy-back programme. Full release...


Cautionary announcement

19 November 2008

Shareholders are referred to the joint announcement by Mvela Resources, Northam and Implats regarding the proposed acquisition by Implats of the entire issued share capital of Mvela Resources and Northam through a series of inter-conditional transactions. Full release...


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Johan Theron
Investor Relations Executive
Tel: +27 11 731-9013

Alice Lourens
Group Corporate Relations Manager
Tel: +27 11 731-9033

Results of the annual general meeting

23 October 2008

At the annual general meeting held on 23 October 2008, all the ordinary and special resolutions proposed in the annual report and sent to shareholders on 28 August 2008 were passed by the requisite majority. Full release...


Implats innovation leads to breakthrough in leaching process in mining industry

17 October 2008

Implats’ Impala Refineries has been named the Overall Winner of the Stainless Steel Awards 2008 at an awards function at Kyalami last night Full release...


Implats proposes to acquire Mvelaphanda Resources and Northam

02 October 2008

Implats, together with Mvela Resources and Northam, today in a joint release advise that Implats has proposed a transaction to the boards of Mvela Resources and Northam to acquire the entire issued share capital of Mvela Resources and Northam. Full release...


Cautionary announcement

12 September 2008

Shareholders of Implats are advised that the Company has entered into discussions with Mvelaphanda Resources Limited and Northam Platinum Limited to create a South African controlled platinum champion. Full release...


Implats reports an excellent performance in a difficult environment

28 August 2008

Implats today announced results for the year ended 30 June 2008. The company’s Annual Report will be posted to shareholders today. Full release...


Trading statement

06 August 2008

Shareholders are advised that Implats’ basic earnings per share for the full year ending 30 June 2008 are expected to be 115% – 125% higher than that of the last financial year ended 30 June 2007 Full release...


Zimbabwe operations update

26 June 2008

Implats is a company that is committed to the highest corporate governance standards regardless of where our operations are conducted. Full release...


Impala Platinum and the NW Department of Education opens Vuk’uzenzele Primary School in Freedom Park

10 June 2008

The North West Department of Education and Impala are pleased to announce the official opening of another joint venture project between the two institutions. Full release...


Implats’ Leeuwkop project granted new order mining right

21 April 2008

Implats is pleased to announce that Afplats was granted a new order mining right in respect of the Leeuwkop project on 9 April 2008. Full release...


Implats disposes of its holdings in Aquarius Platinum Ltd and Aquarius Platinum South Africa Ltd

16 April 2008

Shareholders are advised that Implats has entered into agreements with AQP and AQPSA in terms of which these companies will purchase Implats’ entire interest in AQP and AQPSA respectively, through share buybacks. Full release...


Marula Platinum: conversion to new order rights and enhancement of BEE credentials

03 April 2008

Implats is pleased to announce that Marula Platinum’s old order mining rights were converted to new order mining rights on 3 March 2008. Full release...


Zimbabwe Local Ownership Bill

12 March 2008

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited advises that the Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment Bill passed by the Zimbabwean parliament on 2nd November 2007 was assented by the President of Zimbabwe and gazetted on Friday, 7th March 2008. Full release...


Record half year refined platinum production of 1.03 million ounces

14 February 2008

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited today announced results for the six months ended 31 December 2007.
Full release


Update on load shedding at Implats - operations

29 January 2008

Implats confirms that at a meeting today between Government, Eskom and the mining industry, it was agreed that power availability will be restored to our operations to a level of 80% within 24 hours and 90% towards the end of this week Full release...


Update on load shedding at Implats - operations

28 January 2008

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) continues to co-operate with Eskom in terms of reducing power usage at its operations. Full release...


Load shedding at Implats - operations

25 January 2008

Implats received a communiqué from Eskom this morning advising that electric power could not be guaranteed at its operations. Full release...