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South African parliament approves long-delayed carbon tax bill

MPs gather in Parliament in Cape Town, South Africa, February 15, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Feb 19, 2019

South Africa says has up to 60 tcf of offshore gas potential

The logo of French oil and gas company Total is seen above a petrol station in Cape Town, South Africa February 7, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Feb 15, 2019

S.Africa's Sibanye-Stillwater could cut almost 6,000 jobs in gold restructuring

Gold producers in Africa’s most industrialised economy, which have some of the world’s deepest mines, have seen profits squeezed by rising costs, labour unrest and declining grades.

Reuters , Africa Feb 14, 2019

S. Africa's retail sales slump in Dec after Black Friday boost

Africa’s most industrialised economy emerged from a recession in the second half of 2018 after contracting in the first two quarters, but is set to expand slowly in 2019 with national elections in May keeping consumer confidence and activity subdued.

Reuters , Africa Feb 13, 2019

South Africa's power woes partly due to human error - government

Pylons carry electricity from a sub-station of state power utility Eskom outside Cape Town in this picture taken March 20, 2016.

Reuters , Africa Feb 13, 2019

South Africa's Eskom extends power cuts as crisis persists

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African power utility Eskom implemented major electricity cuts for a third straight day on Tuesday, as a shortage of generating capacity exposed the frailty of the struggling state-owned firm despite government promi...

Reuters , Africa Feb 12, 2019

South Africa's Eskom to implement power cuts over capacity constraint

The cash-strapped state-owned firm supplies 90 percent of the country’s electricity and last implemented blackouts in early December when it faced falling coal supplies.

Reuters , Africa Feb 10, 2019

South Africa's NUM union tells Ramaphosa to scrap Eskom split plan

Electricity pylons carry power from Cape Town's Koeberg nuclear power plant, file.

Reuters , Africa Feb 8, 2019

South Africa's Eskom bonds rise on Ramaphosa's pledge to split utility

Pylons carry electricity from a sub-station of state power utility Eskom outside Cape Town in this picture taken March 20, 2016.

Reuters , Africa Feb 8, 2019

South Africa to unveil Eskom support package in coming days - Ramaphosa

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses the Investing in African Mining Indaba conference in Cape Town, South Africa February 5, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Feb 5, 2019