Amcu to go on strike at Lonmin12/12/2013 10:41
Trade union Amcu has been given permission by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) to strike at Lonmin over a wage dispute.
Red tape frustrates trade, hinders ranking4/12/2013 9:24
Experts warned that persisting “draconian” SA trade business regulations if not changed now would continue impacting heavily in the economy, especially having a negative effect on trade.
Fuel price rise looming27/11/2013 21:47
In the last decade the price of fuel has increased by a massive 252% for petrol and 276% for diesel.
Platinum workers deliver demands26/11/2013 15:47
Northam Platinum's management acknowledged receipt of a memorandum from striking mineworkers at its head office in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
Eskom to host power conference20/11/2013 18:12
Eskom will host the African Utility Week and Clean Power Africa conference for the next five years, it said on Wednesday.
Northam strike to continue: NUM19/11/2013 19:30
A wage strike at the Northam Platinum mine, in Limpopo, will continue until an agreement is reached, the NUM said on Tuesday.
Eskom declare supply emergency19/11/2013 18:20
Eskom has declared an electricity supply emergency, urging customers to severely curtail usage from Tuesday onwards.
Consumer confidence up18/11/2013 17:53
Consumer confidence in the country's economic prospects improved marginally to -7 index points in the fourth quarter of 2013, but remains near the decade low of -8 measured in the previous quarter.
Shabangu welcomes Xstrata shares14/11/2013 20:27
Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu on Thursday welcomed the investment decision to list Glencore Xstrata on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Amcu drops R12,500 salary demand14/11/2013 13:04
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has lowered its demand of R12,500 a month for workers at Impala Platinum, the union said on Thursday.
SA wool market steady13/11/2013 19:09
The South African wool market held on to last week's gains and remained steady for this week, Cape Wools said on Wednesday.
AMCU cuts Implats wage demands13/11/2013 18:54
AMCU union has lowered its wage demands at Impala Platinum, bringing it closer to resolving weeks of deadlock that had been threatening a strike at the world's No.2 platinum producer.
Glencore Xstrata lists on JSE13/11/2013 13:46
Shares in Switzerland-based global mining and commodities giant Glencore Xstrata were traded for the first time on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange on Wednesday, the firm said.