Conversations about Gold
This is Gold is about bringing the industry to life. In this section we feature Conversations about Gold – which highlights key discussions about the industry, People of Gold – which introduces some of the most vibrant and interesting people in the industry, and Places of Gold – which shows the mines that keep the industry going.
- Published on Monday, 25 August 2014 12:24
Had it not been for the gold of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and its stock exchange would not have existed. Well before South Africa became a union, the future country had, or would soon have, other exchanges – in Cape Town, Durban, Pietermaritzburg, Port Elizabeth, Klerksdorp, Pretoria, Kimberley and Barberton.