An economist ponders the top question concerning those who control international capital flows.
The economic policy pendulum seems to be swinging away from laissez-faire to regulation.
Latest bombshells show the president in an increasingly vulnerable light.
Gupta-owned Oakbay has denied it used a pre-payment from Eskom to inappropriately fund its acquisition of Optimum from Glencore.
South32 says first-quarter output dropped 4% after halting some mine work in South Africa.
Parliamentarians say they will persist with approved amendments to SA’s oil and mining laws, rejecting concerns raised by President Jacob Zuma about the constitutionality of changes.
Sibanye has cleared the final regulatory hurdle for its R4.58bn acquisition of Anglo American Platinum's Rustenburg mines, it has been announced.
Oakbay says that no monies were removed from the Optimum Rehabilitation Trust.
A gas exploration firm has released its KPMG-commissioned report that punts fracking as an economic boom for SA, explaining that it could add R11bn to its GDP.
The Department of Mineral Resources has granted Kumba Iron Ore the residual 21.4% share of the mining right for the Sishen mine.
Glencore has jumped to a 15-month high in London as coal prices rose and a Japanese steelmaker was said to agree to pay the most for coking coal in four years.
MRC is taking legal action against the Department of Environmental Affairs for what it believes was an “illegally obtained search warrant”, after it raided its west coast mine.
Northam Platinum has agreed to buy a mining right from Anglo American Platinum for R1bn, enabling it to extend the life of the world’s deepest platinum mine beyond 30 years.
Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa will decide whether an Indian company that has partnered with relatives of President Jacob Zuma gets the go-ahead to start mining coal in a protected area in Mpumalanga.
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The ANC must choose between self-interest or national interest, says an analyst.
The ANC should swap reckless promises for reforms that will uplift SA, says an analyst.
An economist explains how Uber helps to make the world a better place for society at large.
5 tips for financial spring-cleaning that will help you lead a more productive life.
A minimum wage could cause rising youth unemployment and stunt career prospects.
Fixing the educational system and developing a modern tax system will do much to help.
Shiley Zinn overcame teen pregnancy and setbacks to achieve business success.
The Public Investment Corporation, Anglo American’s biggest shareholder, wants SA investors to follow its lead and increase their holdings in the miner.
Union Amcu says it won’t take responsibility for the attack and death of a National Union of Mineworkers member.
Cyber attacks on a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted the availability of popular websites across the United States, according to analysts and company officials
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