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Van Niekerk keeps his feet on the ground as athletics world raves about his performances

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic, June 30 – When he crossed the line 30.81 seconds after the gun sounded the start of Wednesday night’s 300m contest in Ostrava’s Golden Spike, Wayde van Niekerk once again stepped knee-deep into uncharted waters.   With his performance, he took down two of the biggest names in the history of sprinting: Michael Johnson, […]

Business In The News South Africa

Sibanye’s Cooke Operations to resume production as strike called off

JOHANNESBURG, June 30–  Sibanye Gold said on Friday that production at its Cooke Operations near Randfontein, south-west of Johannesburg, would resume on Monday following the conclusion of an unprotected strike which started in the first week of this month. The unprotected strike at Cooke Operations began after Sibanye began implementing measures to combat illegal mining by prohibiting […]

Business In The News South Africa

‘We have to do better to ensure economic growth’ – Gigaba

JOHANNESBURG, June 30 – South Africa needed sustainable economic growth of at least five percent to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in order to get out of the negative economic climate, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Friday. He addressed a business breakfast organised by the Progressive Business Forum (PBF) at the African National Congress (ANC) […]