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Annual gold production falls by a fifth in September

Nov 08 2018 12:02

South Africa's mining production for September decreased 1.8% year-on-year, according to Statistics South Africa, with gold production again shrinking.

South Africa

WATCH: Rare pink diamond once owned by Oppenheimers may sell for $50 million

Nov 11 2018 09:51

A nearly 19-Carat pink diamond, the 'Pink Legacy' once owned by SA's Oppenheimer family, will be the standout offering at Christie's fall jewellery auction in Geneva.


READ: Moyane vs Cyril: Why you were wrong to sack me

Nov 07 2018 09:25

Read the full letter issued by sacked SARS boss Tom Moyane to President Cyril Ramaphosa.

South Africa

Human chain demands citizenship rights post-Brexit

Nov 07 2018 07:25

Anti-Brexit campaigners have formed a human chain from Parliament to Downing Street, London. They delivered a letter demanding for the rights of EU and UK citizens to be protected.


Ramaphosa on Moyane: A responsible leader would have resigned months ago

Nov 02 2018 21:09

If former SARS commissioner Tom Moyane was "a responsible leader" he would already have stepped down in March this year, says President Cyril Ramaphosa in an affidavit.


READ: Ramaphosa's answering affidavit on Moyane

Nov 02 2018 18:57

President Cyril Ramaphosa has responded to sacked SARS boss Tom Moyane's bid to dispute the lawfulness of the Nugent Inquiry in Constitutional Court. Read his full answering affidavit here.

South Africa

WATCH: South Africa's white farmers seek role in land reform as economic pressure grows

Nov 02 2018 15:01

White South African farmers are seeking a role in land reform as the ruling ANC moves to change the constitution to allow for the expropriation of white-owned land to rectify racial ownership disparities.


Worst-ever score for corporate governance in SA - index

Nov 01 2018 21:42

A scandal-ridden year served up a dismal report card for SA, with the worst-ever score for ethics, compliance and assurance since the Corporate Governance Index's inception five years ago.


Salga hails allocation increases, urges more support

Nov 01 2018 21:11

Even though increases in allocations to municipalities were above inflation, they were not enough to pull them out of their various financial quandaries, says Salga.



Gigaba called to account to Parliament on Fireblade saga next week

Nov 01 2018 20:24

This will be the first time that Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba faces Parliament since Fireblade told Parliament that he agreed to the business operating at OR Tambo International Airport.


Ramaphosa steals show at summit: 'We need leadership, not leaders'

Nov 01 2018 18:54

Speaking at the Discovery Leadership Summit in Sandton, President Cyril Ramaphosa stole the show as the only speaker of the day to receive a standing ovation – before and after his speech.

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