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Glencore offers bonds in Oz as it assesses local targets

The resources giant is selling debt down under for the first time following indications that it is looking to buy more Australian assets.

JSE aquiver over Glencore Xstrata

Mining giant heads to South African stock exchange for R700-billion listing.

Letters August 2 to 7 2013

From Julius Malema's Economic Freedom ­Fighters, Glencore Xstrata to why women leaders are our best export, readers express their views.

Limpopo: Vexed workers trigger mine chaos

The explosive situation at shafts in Limpopo puts a troubled sector under far greater strain

Glencore hiring workers as Amcu demands reinstatement

The company stands firm that dismissed workers will not be reinstated unless they reapply for their jobs, but Amcu says its members won't play ball.

Glencore Xstrata chrome mines disrupted by strikes

An alleged assault on an AMCU member has sparked unrest and led to the dismissal of 200 workers.

Undisclosed agreement with Glencore sets Eskom at ease

Eskom's sudden withdrawal of an objection to Glencore's merger with Xstrata, since coming to an agreement with the company, has puzzled observers.

Competition tribunal gives Glencore’s Xstrata takeover the go-ahead

The Competition Tribunal has given the green light to the proposed takeover of global miner Xstrata by commodities trader Glencore.

Eskom will not intervene in Glencore and Xstrata merger

Eskom has withdrawn its intervention in the multi-billion dollar merger between resource companies Glencore and Xstrata.

Giant merger puts wind up Eskom

The utility's dependence on local coal has triggered fears about the effects of the Xtrata-Glencore deal, writes Lisa Steyn.

Hearing of Glencore’s $33-bn Xstrata takeover postponed

A hearing by SA's competition tribunal on commodities trader Glencore's takeover of miner Xstrata has been postponed until next month, the court said.

Mega-miner deal set to close soon

The mooted merger between commodities trader Glencore and mining company Xstrata is likely to face few regulatory hurdles in South Africa.

Kameni accused of making false claims to raise capital

Kameni and Kameni Investments were founded by businessperson Loucas Pouroulis and registered in 2006.

Glencore sweetens Xstrata offer

But the to and fro unsettles potential investors in the mining and commodity giant.

Security guards held hostage at Xstrata mine

Fifteen security guards were held hostage by a group of 30 men inside a shaft at an Xstrata mine in eMalahleni, Mpumalanga, say police.

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Constitutional Court ruling on restructuring dispute is good for employers

A judgment from the apex court empowers employers to change their workers’ contracts — without consultation

KZN officials cash in on ‘danger pay for Covid-19’

Leadership failures at Umdoni local municipality in KwaZulu-Natal have caused a ‘very unhappy’ ANC PEC to fire the mayor and chief whip

The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

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