Rio Tinto Diversified Miner Coming Up With Africa Strategy in 2018

  Rio Tinto Diversified Miner Coming Up With Africa Strategy in 2018 DOWNLOAD Diversified mining company Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO) is re-calibrating its understanding of Africa and working on an Africa strategy that is scheduled to be presented to the company’s executive committee next year. The company made this known Tuesday in an interview with…

ANC Leadership Race: Cyril Ramaphosa Wins; Jacob Zuma in Trouble!

  ANC Leadership Race: Cyril Ramaphosa Wins; Jacob Zuma in Trouble! Cyril Ramaphosa was elected leader of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress on Monday, threatening President Jacob Zuma’s grip on power after the most divisive vote in the party’s history. Mr Ramaphosa, the deputy president, defeated Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Mr Zuma’s former wife, whom the…

The “Old” and the “New” ANC Set to Clash in Choice of New Leader on Sunday

    The “Old” and the “New” ANC Set to Clash in Choice of New Leader on Sunday South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) expects to announce Jacob Zuma’s successor as party leader on Sunday, a spokesman said, concluding a bruising leadership battle that threatens to tear it apart before a 2019 election. The…

What the South African Chamber of Mines Says About Mining Sector Will Surprise You

What the South African Chamber of Mines Says About Mining Sector Will Surprise You The South African Chamber of Mines (SACM) is not happy about the policy and regulatory environment of the mining industry and has ideas about what must be done. This understatement is clearly the message of its juts published report entitled  “What…

2017 Nielsen Africa Country Rankings: Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa Still Key Investment Hubs

  2017 Nielsen Africa Country Rankings: Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa Still Key Investment Hubs   Manufacturers and retailers seeking to stay one step ahead in Africa’s complex markets need to move beyond ‘business as usual’ – they simply cannot keep doing the same things and expecting a different result. This is the latest insight…

Big Changes Are Coming to South Africa’s Competition Law

    Big Changes Are Coming to South Africa’s Competition Law The chairperson of the Ministerial advisory panel set up to propose ways of strengthening the Competition Act to deal with “persistently high levels of economic concentration” in the South African economy says the draft legislation should be released for public comment during November. Addressing…