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The Portfolio: Daylin Paul
The Portfolio: Daylin Paul
This image is in my book, Broken Land (Jacana), for which I received the Ernest Cole award in 2017. The image speaks to the reality of...
Coleman steps down from Goldman Sachs
Coleman steps down from Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs sub-Saharan Africa has announced that its chief executive, Colin...
Tanzania’s mining dispute ends – but at what cost?
Tanzania’s mining dispute ends – but at what cost?
In the first half of 2017, just as his post-election glow was beginning to fade, Tanzanian President John Magufuli declared war on foreign mining...
The high price of coal connections
The high price of coal connections
The taxpayer will be burdened with a roughly R10-billion bill over the next six years, because Eskom has failed to negotiate a standard price for...
Coal divestment hits South Africa
Coal divestment hits South Africa
If you’re a global mining giant, you want out of coal quick sticks for the simple reason that the major investment funds will no longer put their...
Economy rebounds but hold the champagne for now
Economy rebounds but hold the champagne for now
South Africa’s economy rebounded in the second quarter with Statistics South Africa (StatsSA) recording an increase of 3.1% in gross domestic...
'Kingdom of heaven' is 47% increase for platinum miners
'Kingdom of heaven' is 47% increase for platinum miners
Citing the bible, Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa defended the union’s wage demand of R17 000...
Why the gender pay gap persists
Why the gender pay gap persists
‘I thought I was a feminist before I was a working mother, but all I was before this was a man with tits.”
Central African panel recommends closure of 4 Chinese gold mines
Central African panel recommends closure of 4 Chinese gold mines
Four Chinese-run gold mines should be closed in the Central African Republic because of pollution threatening public health, a parliamentary panel...
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The Democratic Alliance’s relationship with the Inkatha Freedom Party is on the rocks and the ANC sees an opportunity
Big increase in mine water pollution
Big increase in mine water pollution
New statistics released in Parliament show that 118 mines around South Africa are polluting rivers, inadequately testing for contamination or...
Mining watchdogs under attack
Mining watchdogs under attack
There is a mine in my area. You might think that my village is well off because of it and that we have high employment levels, thriving businesses,...

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