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Rustenburg, South Africa Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. ANC confident of Bojanala winRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The ANC in the Bojanala region of the North West province was confident of retaining its wards in the coming municipal election, regional secretary Tokyo Mataboge said on Tuesday. "Election have started.

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  2. Patel: SA's mining industry 'in trouble'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    The economic development minister admits SA's mining sector is in dire straits and the govt needs to boost other sectors to lessen the fallout. Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says South Africa's mining sector is "in trouble" as it struggles to recover from 23 000 job losses since April and falling commodity prices from key markets like China.

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  3. South Africa: Corruption Trial for Radical South African Opposition LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Controversial South African opposition politician Julius Malema, founder of the Economic Freedom Fighters, is accused of racketeering, fraud and money laundering. Proceedings were adjourned for 24 hours on Monday.

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  4. Crippled SA loses another crutchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    Mines have announced they are going to lay off workers and cut production despite the protests of trade unions and the government. Sharp falls in everything from platinum to iron ore have hit home at a time when electricity shortages, policy uncertainty and worry over developments in international markets continue to weigh down the economy.

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  5. 'Workers do not have a good story to tell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    A perceived distance between unions and their workers is often cited as a key factor which drives workers away from unions, and towards cheap, private legal services. Analysts and unionists put this down to a number of factors, including mass retrenchments in key sectors and a failure on the part of unions to organise non-permanent workers, and to keep their workers who become unemployed inside unions.

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  6. Lonmin: victim of price falls and management wobblesRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | Reuters

    Platinum producer Lonmin is facing its deepest crisis to date, hurt by a downturn in the metal and haunted by a mixture of bad luck and debatable management choices that are putting its survival at risk. Producers are squeezed between soaring costs and a rout in platinum prices to lows not seen since the 2008 financial crash.

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  7. KZN baby allergic to touchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    When a Verulam woman gave birth to her first child, a son, in March, all she wanted to do was hold him. But she could not because his skin blistered when she touched him, leaving raw patches on his tiny body.

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  8. UPDATE 1-S.Africa's Union Resources bids around $136 mln for Amplats mine-sourceRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Reuters

    A group of South African investors known as Union Resources has offered around 1.7 billion rand for Anglo American Platinum's Union mine, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said, slashing the bid from about 3 billion rand after due diligence. Tshepo Bokaba, chairman of Union Resources which was formed in 2013 for the sole purpose of buying the mine, confirmed the group was bidding for the mine but declined to say how much it was offering.

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  9. S.Africa's Union Resources among bidders for Amplats mineRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Reuters

    A group of South African investors known as Union Resources has made a bid for Anglo American Platinum's Union mine, its chairman said on Wednesday. Union Resources chairman Tshepo Bokaba said the group was bidding for the mine, but declined to say how much his company was offering.

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  10. Jobs disaster looms in SARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa is heading for a deeper jobs crisis, and unemployment is set to rise to new levels, as companies in the mining and steel industries shed jobs by the thousands and some shut their doors altogether. The mass retrenchments will push tens of thousands of workers who are already living on the edge of poverty into a pool of over 30 percent unemployed South Africans.

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  11. Review job cut plans, ANC tells minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The ANC on Monday called on mine companies to review their plan to cut thousands of jobs as it would worsen the struggling South African economy. "Those companies that are set to retrench, such as Lonmin, are called upon to review their decision, their plan will deepen the crisis in the economy," secretary general Gwede Mantashe told journalists in Johannesburg, following the party's lekgotla held over the weekend.

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  12. Driving change in the automotive industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    As part of their initiative to be the most ecologically sustainable car company in the world, Volkswagen Group South Africa has a number of projects that align with national and international betterment objectives. "In 2010, the group began discussions about sustainability.

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  13. South Africa: Cosatu Has Failed Its Workers - MalemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Congress of SA Trade Unions has failed its workers, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema said on Saturday. "The EFF supports the formation of an independent federation.

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  14. M&G Lit Fest: Madiba's legacy revisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    The South African Book Fair, together with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, will present a dialogue at the upcoming fair: Revisiting Madiba's Legacy. There is a growing wave of disillusionment in South Africa that has led to much analysis of just how we have arrived at this point of stagnation.

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  15. Funding rhino conservation, one bag at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    In 2010, as part of their Good Business Journey, Woolworths decided to raise awareness about the plight of the rhino. Using an in-house design team and with production outsourced to IsiKwama, a local women's empowerment group, they designed and made a good-looking, durable bag from recycled materials.

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  16. Bringing waste full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    The next time you are siting in traffic, consider that for every car there are four tyres. Each of those tyres must be replaced at some stage.

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  17. .com | Supporters in celebratory mood for EFF 2nd anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | News24

    Hundreds of Economic Freedom Fighters members were in a celebratory mood as they waited in a long queue to get into the Olympia Park Stadium in Rustenburg for the party's second anniversary rally. Wearing red party T-shirts and the red berets they have become famous for, they braved the cold winter wind blowing over the North West mining city, singing and chanting.

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  18. EFF visits Moss Phakoe's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    "Our hearts are heavy and bleeding. Moss Phakoe was not the last person to die suspiciously in South Africa.

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  19. Santaco halts North West RDP evictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Members of the SA National Civic Organisation in Monnakato in North West prevented the Rustenburg local municipality from evicting illegal occupants of low cost houses in the area on Thursday. "There is a high court case pending regarding allocation of RDP houses.

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  20. 'State conspired to get me out of SA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    A political vendetta is at the centre of the government's decision to deny permanent residency to Swedish socialist Liv Shange. Shange made this claim on Wednesday at a media briefing in Joburg.

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