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Agnieszka Flak

Agnieszka Flak

    UN: One in eight people around the world go hungry
    UN: One in eight people around the world go hungry
    The United Nations's food agencies has warned world leaders on Tuesday that some regions would fail in halving the number of the hungry by...
    Amplats shuts operations after violent outburst
    Amplats shuts operations after violent outburst
    At least 13 workers were wounded on...
    Satawu: The war is not yet over
    Satawu: The war is not yet over
    Some striking truckers agreed to return to work on Wednesday, easing pressure after two weeks of labour unrest in the transport sector have hit...
    Nersa slashes Eskom's power tariff to 16%
    Nersa slashes Eskom's power tariff to 16%
    The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) said on Friday that it had cut the increase in electricity rates for Eskom to 16% for the...
    COP17, UN climate talks in trouble as time runs out
    COP17, UN climate talks in trouble as time runs out
    Ministers fought to save the UN climate talks from collapse on Saturday, searching to narrow differences between rich and poor nations over how...
    Revised Implats offer hoped to curtail strikes
    Revised Implats offer hoped to curtail strikes
    The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Saturday that Impala Platinum (Implats) had improved its wage offer in a bid to avert a strike at...
    Implats and NUM in talks to avoid strike
    Implats and NUM in talks to avoid strike
    A powerful South African mine workers' union was meeting with negotiators at Impala Platinum on Friday in an attempt to avert a wage strike that...
    Numsa says no wage deal's been struck
    Numsa says no wage deal's been struck
    The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) denied industry assertions on Friday it had reached a wage deal with steel and engineering firms and said it had not called off its strike....
    Transnet cautious on public-private deals
    Transnet cautious on public-private deals
    South African state-run freight infrastructure and logistics group Transnet said it was open to working with private companies to accelerate its...
    ArcelorMittal seeks to join case against Imperial
    ArcelorMittal seeks to join case against Imperial
    ArcelorMittal South Africa has decided to join Kumba Iron Ore in its legal case against Imperial Crown Trading, which was granted a prospecting...
    As winter bites, Eskom reduces power supply to BHP
    As winter bites, Eskom reduces power supply to BHP
    Eskom -- which is struggling to keep the lights on -- has been interrupting supplies to BHP Billiton's aluminium smelters to help manage its tight...
    SA needs to start nuclear bidding next year
    SA needs to start nuclear bidding next year
    South Africa needs to start the international procurement for its planned nuclear plants early next year so it can build the first 1 600 MW...