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Lonmin says it is focussing on restarting production after the five-month Amcu strike
Lonmin says it is focussing on restarting production after the five-month Amcu strike

Lonmin plays down retrenchment speculations

Wednesday 23 July 2014 19:32

Platinum producer Lonmin says it has not decided to retrench any of its 35 000 employees just yet.

Lonmin plays down retrenchment speculations

Wednesday 23 July 2014 19:32

Platinum producer Lonmin says it has not decided to retrench any of its 35 000 employees just yet.

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Proudly South Africa launches “Buy Back SA” campaign

Wednesday 23 July 2014 18:35

The Proudly South African movement has launched the "Buy Back SA" campaign in Bloemfontein.

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Public offer is not acceptable: Numsa

Wednesday 23 July 2014 12:15

National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has bemoaned Seifsa's decision to make public a proposed wage offer to try to end the strike in the metals sector.

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SA consumers urged to buy locally manufactured goods

Wednesday 23 July 2014 09:25

Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says South Africans must develop a culture of buying locally manufactured products.

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Numsa accuses employers of arrogance

Wednesday 23 July 2014 08:10

National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) General Secretary, Irvin Jim has accused employers in the steel and engineering industry of being arrogant.

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Mdwaba highlights challenges facing business owners

Wednesday 23 July 2014 08:00

Business Unity SA (Busa) deputy president and CEO of TZoro IBC, Mthunzi Mdwaba says one of the major challenges business people face in the country is that they are not taken seriously.

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Amplats’ decision to sell mines shocks small business owners

Wednesday 23 July 2014 06:24

Small businesses operating near the Anglo American Platinum mine in Burgersfort in Limpopo say they are shocked by the company's decision to sell some of its mines.

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Kumba Iron Ore H1 earnings fall by 16%

Tuesday 22 July 2014 19:08

Mining giant Kumba Iron Ore which forms part of the Anglo American stable on Tuesday reported its first half earnings, slipping to R6.5 billion.

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N Cape govt embarks on digital headcount to verify employees

Tuesday 22 July 2014 16:14

The Northern Cape government is on a mission to eliminate ghost workers from their payroll.

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MTN, FNB SA’s strongest brands: Brand Finance

Tuesday 22 July 2014 15:59

MTN and FNB have both been rated as this year's strongest brands, according to results released by BrandFinance South Africa’s Top 50 brands.

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