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Mining

'Unfathomable' that AMCU wants sympathy strikes - Minerals Council CEO

Feb 22 2019 12:20

Fifteen mining companies have received notices of secondary strike action from trade union AMCU, the Minerals Council said in a statement on Friday, adding the companies would do 'everything in their power' to avert the sympathy strikes.

ICT

SPECIAL REPORT Data costs are falling, say Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, Telkom

Jan 15 2019 18:33

Why is data in South Africa so expensive? Why does it 'expire'? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? Fin24 unpacks the issues in the second report in this four-part series published daily on the cost of data in SA.

ICT

SPECIAL REPORT Are we being overcharged for data? How SA stacks up against 9 peer countries

Jan 16 2019 18:30

Why is data in South Africa so expensive? Why does it 'expire'? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? Fin24 unpacks the issues in the third report in this four-part series published daily on the cost of data in SA.

ICT

SPECIAL REPORT This is why data still costs you twice what it could

Jan 14 2019 18:38

Why is data in South Africa so expensive? Why does it 'expire'? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? Fin24 unpacks the issues in the first of this four-part series that will be published daily this week on the cost of data in SA.

Retail

WATCH: Nike shares slip after sneaker fail

Feb 22 2019 08:30

Nike shares fell one day after a sneaker worn by emerging basketball star Zion Williamson split in half 33 seconds into a hotly anticipated game.

ICT

EOH CEO in fight to save graft-tainted IT company

Feb 22 2019 07:24

EOH Holdings Chief Executive Officer Stephen Van Coller is in a race against the clock to restructure the sprawling South African IT business before shareholders and lenders run out of patience.

Companies

‘Rocketman’ looks to duplicate commercial success of ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Feb 21 2019 21:32

After Twentieth Century Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody became the highest-grossing musical biopic of all time, Viacom’s Paramount Pictures is looking to find success with another legendary artist: Elton John.

ICT

WATCH: Microsoft discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe

Feb 21 2019 19:05

Microsoft has discovered hacking targeting democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organisations in Europe and plans to offer a cyber security service.

Companies

Absa said to court SA Central Bank's Mminele as CEO

Feb 21 2019 15:16

Absa is considering South African Reserve Bank Deputy Governor Daniel Mminele as a potential replacement for departing Chief Executive Officer Maria Ramos, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Mining

Lonmin gets strike notice from AMCU

Feb 21 2019 11:25

Platinum producer Lonmin says it has received a notice for a sympathy strike from the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) in support of the ongoing stay away at Sibanye-Stillwater.

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