South Africa's Sibanye Gold took a major step outside its home market on Friday with a $2.2bn cash bid for Stillwater Mining, the only US miner of platinum and palladium.
- Friday, 09 December 2016 12:35
- Tuesday, 06 December 2016 06:00
South African lender FirstRand said on Monday suspicions of money-laundering lay behind its decision to cut ties with a business family linked to allegations of influence-peddling in President Jacob Zuma's government.
- Monday, 05 December 2016 18:11
Debt-ridden Mozambique has no chance of meeting its year-end deadline for a restructuring deal, according to investors who are preparing to dig in their heels until the country comes clear on what it owes and to whom.
- Friday, 02 December 2016 06:48
South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has ordered an investigation into the tax collection authority, officials told parliament on Thursday, underlining rising tensions between the Treasury and the revenue agency.
- Thursday, 01 December 2016 15:12
Mozambique's National Petroleum (INP) expects to sign new oil and gas prospecting contracts by early next year with the companies awarded rights to test for hydrocarbons across the country, an official said today.