Ngcobo: Political leadership failed – Nationalisation ‘economic joke’, need jobs

2015-11-06 07:38

Leftist hogwash is the order of the day with promises of a better future and poor people are being fed a promise which is a one-way ticket to nowhere, says an analyst.

Gauteng ANC plans mining buyout - report

2014-08-10 08:28

The Gauteng ANC plans to table a Zimbabwe-style policy that could see government forcing mining houses to sell shares in a move that could be construed as a subtle form of nationalisation, according to a report.

Investors still fretting over nationalisation

2014-02-06 05:30

There are there still some rumblings about the nationalisation debate left over from the Malema era, says Chamber of Mines chief executive Bheki Sibiya.

Vavi: Nationalisation call not confusing

2013-04-07 16:35

The Congress of South African Trade Unions was not confused about its call for nationalisation, Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says.

No nationalisation, insists Shabangu

2013-02-05 10:50

Nationalisation of mines is neither the policy of the ANC nor that of government, Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu has told Mining Indaba delegates.

No plans for unsustainable mines - ANC

2013-01-17 22:15

The government has no plans to nationalise unsustainable mines and reiterated its proposal that they rather be put up for public auction, the ANC says.

Mantashe: Ponder mining proposals

2012-12-16 20:42

ANC delegates at the party's national conference had to apply their minds to the proposals made on mining, secretary-general Gwede Mantashe says.

FMF: No nationalisation in Charter

2012-12-11 17:35

The ANC's Freedom Charter does not promote the nationalisation of mines or banks, the Free Market Foundation says.

Why nationalisation won't work

2012-09-28 16:14

Fin24 blogger Sashan paints a vivid picture of the economic consequences that would follow nationalisation of SA's mines.

A case for nationalisation

2012-09-27 13:50

The nationalisation debate is far less polarised than perceived.


Labour Wrap: Nationalisation not an answer

2015-02-12 10:43

In a lengthy battle to save the Post Office from the effects of bungling, workers and unions apparently learned that nationalisation is no answer to our economic woes.

Crimea nationalises energy companies - report

2014-03-17 15:25

The parliament of Ukraine's Crimea voted to nationalise two energy companies, according to a statement on the parliament's website.

A squandered legacy

2013-12-12 07:27

SA's leaders did not exploit the potential created by Madiba, writes Leopold Scholtz.

Shabangu: We can't have another Marikana

2013-02-05 12:01

Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu says the private sector must play its role in improving work conditions to prevent a repeat of the Marikana disaster.

Netherlands forced into nationalisation

2013-02-01 18:01

The Netherlands has nationalised banking and insurance group SNS Reaal at a cost of €3.7bn, Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem says.

ANC rejects nationalisation

2012-12-19 12:55

The ANC has rejected proposals to nationalise SA's mines but supports a windfall "resource rent" tax on mining firms, according to a draft policy document.

ANCYL plots nationalisation strategy

2012-12-14 11:20

The ANC Youth League will propose resolutions on the nationalisation of certain minerals and strategic mining companies at the party's conference in Mangaung.

Nationalisation backers 'wasted chances'

2012-10-12 09:44

Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu says those calling for mines nationalisation were economically empowered, but wasted the money entrusted to them.

Shabangu: Nationalisation bad for mining

2012-09-27 17:01

Nationalisation would harm the mining industry, says Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu.

ANC rejects 'wholesale nationalisation'

2012-09-27 12:09

The ANC has rejected "wholesale nationalisation" in favour of "strategic nationalisation", according to recommendations from its national policy conference.

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