New minister may thwart Zimplats indigenisation deal

Indigenisation Minister Christopher Mushohwe may not uphold the previous minister's empowerment credits deal with Impala Platinum's Zimbabwe unit.

Platinum giants vie to mine in Zim

Having been compelled to submit plans to construct base-metal refineries in Zimbabwe, platinum producers have filed their response to government.

Zimbabwe to seize Zimplats mining land

Zimbabwe plans to seize 28 000 hectares of land leased to a subsidiary of Impala Platinum the government said were being underutilised.

Mugabe broadside leaves Zimplats takeover in a muddle

Implats has taken "legal advice" to protect its rights.

Row over Zim indigenisation deals

Indigenisation Minister Saviour Kasukuwere and Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono are locked in a battle over indigenisation policy.

Zim power crisis sparks concern

As usage outstrips supply, electricity outages are hobbling the country's corporate sector, writes Tawanda Karombo.

Dozens of miners trapped underground at Zimplats mine

Sixty-five miners are trapped underground at Zimbabwe's Mimosa mine, which is jointly owned by Impala Platinum and Aquarius Platinum.

Struggle for Zimplats not over yet

There's still been no deal set in stone on indigenising Impala's Zimbabwe operation despite the progress that has been made so far.

Zimplats cave-in expected to bring other firms to heel

With the largest foreign investor in Zimbabwe beaten by the government's equity demands, the rest are expected to fall quickly into line.

Zimplats hands over majority shares to government

The Zimbabwean government and Zimplats have reached an agreement to transfer a 51% stake to local investors, as required by a controversial law.

Zimplats’ call for extension denied

Zimbabwe has rejected a request by platinum miner Zimplats to extend a deadline to hand over a nearly 30% stake under a contentious equity law.

Zimplats’s fate awaited as Zim refuses deadline extension

Zimbabwe has turned down a request from Impala Platinum to extend a BEE hand-over deadline at its Zimplats unit to a state-run fund.


Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

‘Frustrated’ police resort to force

Regulation uncertainty leaves slap-happy police and soldiers to decide when people should or shouldn’t be allowed on the streets

Tension over who’s boss of courts

In a letter, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng questions whether Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has acted constitutionally

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New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders