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Rustenburg, South Africa Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. .com | Visibly upset Phiyega leaves Parliament after Presidency drops suspension bombshellRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | News24

    A visibly upset General Riah Phiyega left a meeting in Parliament on Wednesday, minutes after the Presidency announced her suspension as national police commissioner. Phiyega was in the middle of a meeting to brief Parliament's police committee on the South African Police Service.

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  2. .com | Acting national police commissioner announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | News24

    Cape Town Lieutenant General Johannes Khomotso Phahlane will be standing in for national police commissioner Riah Phiyega while her fitness to hold office is investigated. Phahlane was announced as the acting national commissioner of the South African Police Service minutes after President Jacob Zuma announced Phiyega's suspension.

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  3. South Africa court to decide on silicosis class action against gold sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A South African court on Monday began two weeks of hearings to determine if gold miners suffering from debilitating lung diseases they say they contracted at work can proceed with a class action lawsuit against the industry. A mine worker returns from the Lonmin mine at the end of his shift, outside Rustenburg, northwest of Johannesburg October 5, 2015.

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  4. ANC denies legislative uncertainty in miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Mineworkers drill at the rock face at the Impala Platinum mine in Rustenburg. The author says that the ANC is shying away from revealing its real vision of the end-state of the mining industry in the country.

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  5. Scott Wilson Column: Down-to-earth All Blacks provide an example for others to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | The Northern Echo

    OPEN ARMS: The All Blacks players meet the crowd at yesterday's open event at The Northern Echo Arena IT was one of the primary school pupils from Darlington's Rydal Academy who put it best as he walked away from the ground. Having watched the All Blacks' open coaching session at The Northern Echo Arena along with his class-mates, he turned towards his teacher and said, 'Are you sure they're really the best rugby team in the world? They seem too normal'.

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  6. Glencore axes jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The jobs bloodbath in the mining sector continued yesterday with almost 1 000 jobs on the line after mining and commodity trader, Glencore, said it was cutting 818 jobs following the closure of its Eland platinum mine in Brits. The job cuts come just 24 hours after Royal Bafokeng Platinum said it was retrenching 174 workers at its Rasimone mine outside Rustenburg.

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  7. Sibanye Gold dives headlong into platinumRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2015 | The Northern Miner

    In less than a month, South African miner Sibanye Gold has announced two key acquisitions that will make it a significant player in the platinum market. In September, Sibanye agreed to pay R4.5 billion for the Rustenberg operations of Anglo American Platinum, a subsidiary of Anglo American .

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  8. South Africa: More Than 100 Mine Workers RetrenchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    At least 174 workers at Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine in Rustenburg have been retrenched, the company said on Tuesday. "Royal Bafokeng Platinum has not been immune to the impact of these challenging conditions," he said, adding that it was highlighted at the presentation of the company's interim results how the business had been affected.

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  9. Implats raises R4bn via equity cash callRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa's Impala Platinum has raised R4 billion through the issue of new shares to fund the development of two shafts, it said on Wednesday. The world's second biggest producer of the metal used in the auto industry sold 102.6 million shares to institutional investors at R39 each, a 7.1 percent discount to the stock's closing price on Tuesday.

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  10. Froneman bulks up on platinumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Neal Froneman, the chief executive of Sibanye Gold, staked his claim in the future of platinum yesterday, after announcing plans to acquire Aquarius Platinum less than two months after agreeing to buy Anglo American Platinum's Rustenburg assets. Froneman's bid for platinum assets suggests a consolidation of the sector, which has been hammered by falling global demand and weak business confidence.

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  11. UPDATE 2-Sibanye raises platinum gamble with Aquarius dealRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | Reuters

    South Africa's Sibanye Gold has offered $294 million to buy Aquarius Platinum , making its second big bet on a platinum sector hammered by falling prices and rising costs. The deal, announced on Tuesday, would put South Africa's third-largest gold producer by value into the global top five producers of platinum group metals with annual output of more than a million ounces.

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  12. Yourself Management takes the Maize Meal Cup to communities in the North WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Bizcommunity

    Yourself Management ran the Maize Meal Cup activations in the Bojanala District municipal towns in the North West Province. The main objective was to promote a build-up to the main event happening at Moruleng Stadium in Moruleng, a village not far from Rustenburg.

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  13. Sibanye Gold to Buy Miner Aquarius Platinum for $294 MillionRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The company will offer $0.195, or 2.66 rand, a share for Aquarius, Sibanye said in a statement on Tuesday. Aquarius' board has recommended shareholders vote in favor of the offer, Sibanye said.

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  14. Sibanye digs deeper into platinumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Sibanye Gold looks set to make its second platinum play after Aquarius Platinum's board on Tuesday recommended shareholders vote in favour of Sibanye's all cash $294 million offer for the listed platinum miner. Aquarius chairman Sir Nigel Rudd says the offer is "fair and reasonable and in the best interests of Aquarius' shareholders and subject to no superior proposal emerging".

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  15. Aquarius Platinum rockets on Sibanye Gold offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Live Charts

    Shares in Aquarius Platinum rocketed as investors welcomed news that Sibanye Gold has agreed to buy the company for $294m. Under the terms of the deal, Aquarius shareholders will receive $0.195, or ZAR2.66 per share for Aquarius share held.

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  16. .com | Vavi and Malema are plotting to topple government - premierRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | News24

    Former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi and EFF leader Julius Malema are plotting to overthrow the government, North West premier Supra Mahumapelo said on Sunday. "If you listened to Julius [Malema] and Vavi speak at the Union Buildings, you can hear they want to overthrow the government.

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  17. 'Impaired credit at record high'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Lethabong The number of South Africans with impaired credit records has reached its highest ever levels, SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande said on Sunday. "The National Credit Regulator has just released a report that South Africa has reached its highest levels ever in terms of people with impaired credit records.

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  18. Six players for the Cyprus casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... by the acclaimed businessman Sol Kerzner, and it is probably best known for the Sun City Resort in Rustenburg, South Africa. Hard Rock is an international hotel operator that also operates casinos in Hollywood, Tampa Florida, Biloxi, Las Vegas, ...

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  19. Braai Master contestant killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The latest instalment of the Ultimate Braai Master show will be a bittersweet journey one of the contestants died before the first episode aired. The reality show pits contestants against one another in a series of challenges involving preparing food over a fire.

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  20. New political party formed in RustenburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    A new political party aimed at advancing the development of communities at ward level has been formed in Rustenburg in North West. "National politics do not provide solutions for problems on the ground; party representatives toe their party mandate at the expense of communities.

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