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Retirement of Implats director

01 November 2010

Implats announces the retirement of Les Paton as an executive director of the Board with effect from 31 October 2010. The Board wishes Mr Paton well in his future endeavours.

 
   

Withdrawal of cautionary announcment

11 October 2010

Shareholders are referred to the cautionary announcement dated 30 September 2010 and are advised that as negotiations have been terminated, caution is no longer required to be exercised by shareholders when dealing in the company’s securities.

 

Related information

Investor contacts

investor@implats.co.za

Johan Theron
Investor Relations Executive
Tel: +27 11 731-9013
Johan.Theron@implats.co.za

Alice Lourens
Group Corporate Relations Manager
Tel: +27 11 731-9033
Alice.Lourens@implats.co.za

Results of AGM 2010

19 October 2010

At the annual general meeting of Implats shareholders held on 19 October 2010, all the ordinary and special resolutions proposed in the annual report and sent to shareholders on 26 August 2010 were passed by the requisite majority.  The special resolution relating to a general authority to repurchase the Company’s securities will be lodged with the Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office for registration.

 

Implats (Trailblazers)

5 October 2010

Implats news release
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Appointment of Mandla Gantsho and Babalwa Ngonyama

5 October 2010

Implats is pleased to announce the appointment of Mandla Gantsho and Babalwa Ngonyama as independent non-executive directors to the Board of Directors of the Company with effect from 1 November 2010. Full release...

 

Minister of Human Settlements opens Implats and home ownership project

07 October 2010

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) together with the Honourable Minister of Human Settlements, Mr Tokyo Sekwale, the North West Provincial Government and the National Housing Finance Corporation (NHFC), will officially open the Sunrise View Housing Project in Rustenburg today. Full release...

 

Cautionary announcement

30 Septemeber 2010

Shareholders are advised that Implats has entered into discussions regarding a potential transaction which, if successfully concluded, may have a material effect on the price of Implats’ securities. Accordingly, shareholders are advised to exercise caution when dealing in the company’s securities until a further announcement is made.

 

Implats Final Results FY2010

26 August 2010

Implats CEO David Brown says, “The year under review has been one of the most difficult in the company’s history. Not only did we have to contend with the global economic crisis, but also the impacts of both the tragedy at 14 Shaft and the industrial action at the beginning of the period. On the positive side, significant progress was made in addressing the development issues at Rustenburg, the Zimplats Phase 1 expansion was successfully commissioned and throughput at IRS grew significantly.” Download full release(PDF - 111KB)

 

Implats appoints two new non-executive directors

20 August 2010

Implats is pleased to announce the appointment of O’lebogang Mpueleng Pooe as a non-executive director and Hugh Cameron as an independent non-executive director to the Board of Directors of the Company. Full release...

 

Trading update SENS

12 August 2010

Shareholders are advised that Implats’ headline earnings per share (HEPS) and basic earnings per share (EPS) for the financial year ended 30 June 2010 are expected to be between 750 and 800 cents which is between 20% and 25% lower than that of the financial year ended 30 June 2009 (HEPS and EPS of 1 001 cents) Full release...

 

Implats appoints a new non-executive director

5 August 2010

Implats is pleased to announce the appointment of Terence Goodlace as a non-executive director to the board of directors of the Company with immediate effect. Full release...

 

Implats appoints a new non-executive director

5 August 2010

Implats is pleased to announce the appointment of Terence Goodlace as a non-executive director to the board of directors of the Company with immediate effect. Full release...

 

Implats supports the Soccer World Cup

31 May 2010

The anticipation, enthusiasm and excitement visibly sweeping through Implats’ South African operations where employees are eagerly awaiting this momentous occasion is amazing.  The shows of fervour over the last number of weeks have united our team as proud South Africans ready to embrace the Soccer World Cup spirit. Download full release(PDF - 35KB)

 

Resignation of a director

28 May 2010

Implats announces the resignation of Ms Fatima Jakoet as an independent non-executive director from the board of directors (’the board’’) with immediate effect and thanks her for her contribution during her tenure. The board is currently engaged in a process to consider and appoint new board members. Full release...

 

Work stoppage at Impala Rustenburg’s 12 Shaft

25 May 2010

Further to the news release of Friday, 21 May 2010, Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) confirms that a meeting was held with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) today in an endeavour to resolve this issue.
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Appointment of Gerhard Potgieter

14 May 2010

Implats is pleased to announce the appointment of Gerhard Potgieter as Group Executive: Growth Projects and Consulting Mining Engineer with effect from 1 July 2010. Full release...

 

Work stoppage at Impala Rustenburg - 12 Shaft

21 May 2010

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) acknowledges a statement released by the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) today and confirms that there is a work stoppage at the company’s 12 Shaft operation in Rustenburg. Full release...

 

New road for the Chaneng community

30 April 2010

Impala Platinum (Impala) proudly handed over a road to a local Rustenburg community on 29 April 2010. Paul Dunne, an Executive Director of Impala’s holding company Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats), together with representatives from its Stakeholders Engagement department officially handed over the Raphukubjane road to the Chaneng community in a function attended by among others Kgosana Joel Setshwane from Chaneng and Councillor S. Modibedi from Chanengfrom Royal Bafokeng Nation, Lucian Paulik from the Royal Bafokeng Administration (Town Planning) and some members of the Executive Committee of Kgotla ya Chaneng (The Royal Bafokeng Nation).
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Resignation of a director

11 March 2010

Implats announces the resignation of Mr. Steve Phiri as a non-executive director of the board of directors of Implats (“the Board”) with immediate effect. Mr Phiri was appointed onto the Board in June 2007 as a nominee of Royal Bafokeng Holdings (Pty) Limited. Full release...

 

Implats appoints a new executive director

16 February 2010

Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Dunne as an executive director to the Implats board with immediate effect. Full release...

 

Trading Statement

01 February 2010

Shareholders are advised that Implats’ headline earnings per share (HEPS) and basic earnings per share (EPS) for the six months ended 31 December 2009 are expected to be between 200 and 220 cents which is between 75% and 77% lower than that of the six months ended 31 December 2008 (EPS of 877 cents; HEPS of 876 cents). The expected decrease in the HEPS and EPS is primarily due to the significant decrease in relative metal prices. Full release...