Eskom left Optimum out in the cold, says former business rescue practitioner

2019-03-13 15:15

Former business rescue practitioner at Optimum Coal Mine (OCH) has accused Eskom of providing little cooperation on his efforts to rescue Optimum Coal Mine.

Eskom to bail out Gupta mine

2018-04-29 06:00

The plan would involve Eskom paying Optimum more than twice the price of coal and getting half the tonnage.

Five key controversies the state capture commission needs to tackle

2018-04-23 13:27

A judicial commission faces a daunting task in probing allegations that members of the Gupta family and their allies connived with former president Jacob Zuma and his son Duduzane to loot billions of rand from state coffers.

‘Urgent’ Optimum application struck off the court roll

2018-04-15 06:00

An urgent application this week to halt the Optimum business rescue practitioners from appointing a management company to get involved in running the coal mine was struck off the court roll.

Gwede Mantashe upbeat on Gupta mines' future as business rescue kicks in

2018-03-07 12:01

Optimum coal mine and other mining operations can be returned to normal business operations, according to Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe and business rescue practitioners.


Eskom's Phakamani Hadebe soothes load shedding fears

2018-05-03 17:24

While the risk of load shedding always exists it is not likely to occur this winter, says Eskom acting CEO Phakamani Hadebe.

SARS paid R89m VAT refund meant for Guptas to third party - report

2018-04-25 18:09

This is the second time this year that the South African Revenue Service has allegedly made a VAT repayment to a Gupta-linked company via a third party, according to a report.

Eskom acting CEO promises 'new culture of accountability'

2018-04-18 14:29

The Eskom board has told Parliament it is serious about instilling a new culture of accountability and consequence management at the state power utility.

Confusion over Optimum coal case

2018-03-25 09:32

An urgent application to remove the business rescue practitioners of the Gupta-owned Optimum coal mine last week was postponed until September.

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