Anglo American press releases 2005
05 December 2005
Anglo American is pleased to announce that the R1.4 billion ($175 million) upgrade at Mondi Business Paper's Merebank paper mill in South Africa was successfully commissioned during October.
01 December 2005
Anglo American plc notification: De Beers Press Release
Anglo American plc wishes to draw attention to an announcement made by De Beers.
03 November 2005
Anglo American announces expansion approval of Namakwa Sands facilities.
24 October 2005
Molybdenum plant commissioned ahead of schedule
19 October 2005
$516 million Lake Lindsay metallurgical coal project approved
13 October 2005
Anglo American welcomes Kumba empowerment transaction
Following the announcement earlier today by Anglo American plc (”Anglo American”), Kumba Resources Limited (“Kumba”) and Eyesizwe Mining Limited relating to the proposed empowerment transaction in respect of Kumba, Anglo American wishes to draw shareholders' attention to the following key aspects of the transaction.
04 August 2005
Anglo American's interim results press release
02 August 2005
Anglo American plc wishes to draw shareholder's attention to the announcement made today by AngloGold Ashanti
27 July 2005
Anglo American wishes to draw attention to Anglo Platinum's announcement of their interim results for the 6 months ended 30 June 2005.
06 July 2005
Anglo American plc has received the UK's Business in the Community first International Award – sponsored by Oracle. This year the International Award was presented on the basis of the company judged to have made the biggest contribution to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals in Africa.
15 June 2005
Anglo American announces the appointment of Mr Peter Woicke as a non-executive director with effect from 1st January 2006.
07 June 2005
Anglo American plc announces that it has agreed to sell the Boart Longyear Group to private equity group Advent International plc
01 June 2005
Anglo American plc (Anglo American) has committed to invest US$150 million in the Initial Public Offering of China Shenhua Energy Company Limited (Shenhua) announced earlier today by Shenhua in Hong Kong.
01 June 2005
Anglo American plc announces that it has sold its 100% shareholding in Zimbabwe Alloys Limited.
20 April 2005
Address to shareholders by the chairman and chief executive
31 March 2005
Anglo American's Ferrous Metals and Industries Division has announced the sale of Wendt, a company within the Boart Longyear group.
02 March 2005
Anglo American plc has received a number of approaches for the purchase of Boart Longyear and is, accordingly, undertaking a formal process to determine whether shareholder value would be maximised by the sale of the group.
23 February 2005
Anglo American plc (Anglo American) announces that Sir David Scholey, a non-executive director since December 1999, has decided to retire at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held on April 20, 2005.
23 February 2005
The Group achieved record headline earnings of $2.7 billion for 2004, an increase of 59% over 2003.
17 February 2005
The Kermas Group is a producer of and trader in ferrochrome and chrome chemicals, with activities in Russia, Germany and Turkey.
31 January 2005
Anglo American Corporation of South Africa Limited ("Anglo American South Africa") is pleased to announce the appointment of Lazarus Zim as Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 February 2005.
17 January 2005
Anglo American plc wishes to draw attention to an announcement made by Anglo Platinum regarding a trading statement, attached hereto.