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  1. Impala plunges as review casts doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    Impala Platinum declined to the lowest in more than a year after a five-month strike prompted a review of the second-biggest producer's capital projects, raising scepticism over future returns.

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  2. Implats embarks on review after strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    World number two platinum producer Impala Platinum said on Thursday it had launched a strategic review that could include a shift to mechanisation in the wake of a five-month strike that hit its Rustenburg operations in South Africa.

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  3. Implats FY'14 income hit by South Africa strike, omits dividendRead the original story

    Thursday | SNL Financial

    "The results for the year were significantly impacted by the five-month industrial action at Impala Rustenburg's operations," Implats said Aug. 28. "The operations outside the Rustenburg area, specifically Total comprehensive income for the year ended June 30, 2014 reached 540 million South African rand, down from the 2.39 billion rand it posted a ... (more)

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  4. South Africa: Klerksdorp Joins Fight Against EbolaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | AllAfrica.com

    International medical humanitarian organisation Medicines Sans Frontires has launched an international funding appeal to support its work in Ebola-affected countries such as Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia.

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  5. Orchids: Gold in the Green AgeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Iol.co.za

    "Dubbed the Orchid Olympics, this show promises to be one of the most extraordinary botanical events and floral extravaganzas ever held in South Africa, and we encourage the public to attend," says Anthony Grohovaz, who led the initiative to bring the conference back to South Africa and win the bid for Joburg.

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  6. South Africa: Former Mineral Resources Minister Faces Marikana CommissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Former mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu denied that Cyril Ramaphosa influenced her into seeing the Marikana strike as a criminal issue.

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  7. .com | Shabangu was aware of Marikana violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | News24

    Former mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu was aware of the strike-related unrest at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana in August 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday.

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  8. American soccer player Tim Howard has book dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In this June 26, 2010 photo, United States goalkeeper Tim Howard clenches his fist during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between the United States and Ghana at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, South Africa.

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  9. South Africa: Govt Honours Women in WaterRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Fifty women, who risk life and limb to pick up litter on the banks of the Swartkops River in the Eastern Cape, have been recognised for their efforts to improve their community.

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  10. .com | Media too mainstream - HarberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | News24

    Diversity in newsroom demographics, management and ownership is greater than 20 years ago, but there is a lack of diversity in content, professor Anton Harber said on Thursday.

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  11. Marikana: Surrender spelt death at 'scene two'Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Mail & Guardian

    Members of the Marikana commission inspect the smaller koppie known as Scene Two, where several miners were killed by the police.

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  12. South Africa: Charges Dropped Against Marikana MinersRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Charges against 279 miners who were arrested during the August 2012 unrest at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana were dropped in the Ga-Rankuwa Magistrate's Court, north of Pretoria, on Wednesday.

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  13. Union Asks South African Government To Intervene In Planned Shutdowns Of MinesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Malaysian National News Agency

    JOHANNESBURG, Aug 20 -- The National Union of Mine Workers is calling on the South African government to intervene and stop what it calls yet another jobs bloodbath in the mining industry.

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  14. South Africa: Never Forget MarikanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    If you are reading this, you are among the ever-smaller band of people who still read stories about Marikana in Daily Maverick.

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  15. South Africa: Marikana Dead Remembered at Two-Year CommemorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    The second anniversary of the shooting at Lonmin's Marikana mine, near Rustenburg in the North West was commemorated on Saturday at the koppie where miners were shot.

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  16. Profit bloodbath at Implats after protracted strikeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Iol.co.za

    PROFIT at Impala Platinum was expected to slump by up to 75 percent in the year to June following a five-month wage strike at its Rustenburg operations, the company said on Friday.

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  17. Miners' debt up after Amcu strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Iol.co.za

    Striking mineworkers gather at Wonderkop stadium outside the Lonmin mine in Rustenburg, northwest of Johannesburg, in January.

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  18. Implats falls, sees sharp drop in profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Iol.co.za

    Shares of South Africa's Impala Platinum fall more than one percent after the mining company says its full-year earnings likely fell by as much as 75 percent after a five-month strike at its Rustenburg operations.

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  19. Impala Platinum forecasts profit plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Iol.co.za

    Impala Platinum, the world's second-biggest producer of the metal, said full-year profit declined as much as 75 percent after a five-month strike at its biggest South African operation crippled output.

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  20. Platinum producer Implats issues profit warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Yahoo!

    The world's second-largest platinum producer, Impala Platinum, issued a stark profit warning on Friday, saying full year earnings would fall by up to 75 percent after a five-month strike.

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