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Shapi Shacinda

Shapi Shacinda

    NUM to hold fresh wage talks with Lonmin
    NUM to hold fresh wage talks with Lonmin
    The National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday it expected to hold fresh pay talks with Lonmin, the world's third-largest platinum producer,...
    Sanlam wants delay to ArcelorMittal deal
    Sanlam wants delay to ArcelorMittal deal
    Sanlam, South Africa's largest insurer, objected on Friday to a proposed R9,1-billion empowerment deal by ArcelorMittal South Africa to black...
    Eskom sweetens the deal for unions
    Eskom sweetens the deal for unions
    Power utility Eskom has increased a disputed wage offer to workers at the group, a move which may end a deadlock within days and avert a potentially damaging strike during the Soccer World Cup....
    Union delays threat of power strike
    Union delays threat of power strike
    South African electricity workers gave mediators three more days on Friday to resolve a pay dispute with employers and avert power cuts during the...
    ArcelorMittal SA faces pricing complaint
    ArcelorMittal SA faces pricing complaint
    ArcelorMittal South Africa, a unit of the world's largest steel maker, faces a possible investigation by competition authorities after fruit...
    Graft concerns may delay donor funds for Zambia
    Graft concerns may delay donor funds for Zambia
    Some Western donors may withhold key financing for Zambia's 2010 budget owing to claims the government is being soft on corruption, officials said...
    WTO's Lamy: Doha deal in sight
    WTO's Lamy: Doha deal in sight
    The Doha round of global trade talks could be concluded within eight months of preliminary agreements on industrial tariffs and agriculture...
    Zambia asks Glencore to surrender two copper mines
    Zambia asks Glencore to surrender two copper mines
    Zambia has asked Glencore International AG to surrender to the government two mining units it plans to temporarily shut down, mines minister...
    Sata challenges Zambia's election results
    Sata challenges Zambia's election results
    Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata on Friday launched a court challenge to demand a recount of the vote in the presidential election, creating...
    Zambia opposition to challenge election result
    Zambia opposition to challenge election result
    Zambia's opposition Patriotic Front will launch a court challenge on Tuesday to demand a vote recount after centrist politician Rupiah Banda was...
    Zambia opposition to contest Banda election
    Zambia opposition to contest Banda election
    Rupiah Banda, a pro-business centrist, was sworn in as Zambia's president on Sunday after a narrow election win, but the main opposition party said...
    Zambia's acting president poised for election victory
    Zambia's acting president poised for election victory
    Acting leader Rupiah Banda is likely to be declared the winner of Zambia's presidential election on Sunday, but opposition rival Michael Sata has...