Anglo losses to result in 6000 job cuts

Anglo American on Friday reported heavy first half losses and announced staff numbers would drop by 6000, with the global mining firm hit by the weakness of iron ore prices.

Numsa cuts Cosatu ties

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa has decided to cut its ties with trade federation Cosatu.

SA population closing on 55m

South Africa's population is closing on the 55 million mark, Statistics South Africa said on Thursday.

Data traffic growth lifts Vodacom

Vodacom says that it is reaping the benefits of investing just over R2-billion in the first quarter of its new financial year to increase its coverage and improve connection speeds.