Last week was horrifying for big SA businesses and their bosses — here’s how the losses are piling up

2019-05-27 05:30

So far, 2019 has been disastrous for investors in most of South Africa’s largest listed companies.

Sasol's US Lake Charles cost estimate jumps to $12.9 billion

2019-05-22 08:06

The new figure is almost $1bn more than the company expected three months ago

WATCH: Clash of councillors could sink R35m Sasol project

2019-04-29 18:11

A clash between a senior ANC councillor and her fellow councillor during a meeting of the Lekwa municipality in Standerton, could lead to a multimillion-rand water and electricity project going down the drain.

Former Exxaro CEO named Sasol's chairperson designate

2019-04-11 10:03

The energy and chemicals company says Mandla Gantsho will retire from the board at the conclusion of the company’s annual general meeting in November.

Sasol intentionally polluted the Vaal River, SAHRC inquiry hears

2019-02-21 05:25

An official at Sasol Secunda has accused the petrochemical giant of intentionally polluting the Vaal River.

Sasol's giant US plant delayed, cost up to $11.8bn

2019-02-08 09:16

Sasol said capital costs at its chemicals project in Louisiana have increased once again and start-up of the units will be as many as five months later than expected.

SAPS has requested CCTV footage following Global Citizen attacks - Sasol

2018-12-04 10:31

Sasol says it is "shocked and appalled at the traumatic situation" that occurred at its Sasol Ormonde View franchise in the early hours of Monday morning.

Vaal River pollution: 'There have been challenges to compliance', Sasol says

2018-11-20 18:42

Petrochemicals giant Sasol has denied that it is responsible for pollution in the Vaal river.

Nedlac says 'yes' to strike action over 'exclusionary' Sasol scheme - Solidarity

2018-10-30 10:29

Trade union Solidarity says the National Economic and Development Council has approved a strike by all its members after it again applied for permission to embark on a one-day sympathy strike in protest against a black economic empowerment scheme at Sasol.

Sasol GTC titles on the line at Zwartkops finale

2018-10-15 14:45

One round remains in the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship, with defending champion Michael Stephen from Engen Audi in the box seat for a potential third title outright, as well as Keagan Masters from VW Motorsport vying for GTC2 honours at the season’s grand finale to be held at Zwartkops Raceway from 19-20 October.


Sasol's shock slump has wiped out billions - but it's not even among the 10 biggest one-day falls on the JSE

2019-05-23 16:48

It has been a tough week on the JSE, with Sasol losing 13% in a single session.

Government taken to court after doubling coal-emission limits

2019-05-06 18:40

South Africa’s government is facing a legal challenge over its decision last year to double the amount of sulfur dioxide that coal-fired power plants and refineries can emit.

Sasol opens new coal mine

2019-04-12 14:24

Sasol has opened a new coal mine, in a R5.6bn investment geared to supply its Secunda Synfuels Operations.

Sasol denies claims it intentionally polluted Vaal River

2019-02-22 05:24

A whistleblower's claims that Sasol is to blame for the intentional pollution of the Vaal River have been vehemently denied by the petrochemical giant at a South African Human Rights Commission inquiry.

JSE retreats as US-China trade talks stall

2019-02-08 18:02

The lack of progress with the US-China trade talks further heightened investors’ concerns on Friday which led to most global stock indices trading weaker.

The case for (coal and nuclear) megaprojects

2018-12-31 06:00

Megaprojects - including major new coal and nuclear power stations - can give the economy a much-needed boost, says Rob Jeffrey.

Sasol forecasts stronger first-half profit on higher oil prices

2018-11-21 13:41

Sasol says it expects to report strong first-half earnings, boosted by higher oil prices and a weaker rand.

Sasol Oil wins appeal against Tax Court, it won't have to pay R1.3bn to SARS

2018-11-09 22:24

The Supreme Court of Appeal has upheld Sasol Oil's appeal against a Tax Court ruling.

WATCH: 'Sies Sasol!' - workers march against affirmative action scheme

Members of trade union Solidarity have marched to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange to protest against Sasol's affirmative action scheme, Khanyisa. Watch.

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WATCH: All the highlights from the epic 2018 SA Solar Challenge in 2 minutes

2018-10-08 15:04

The 2018 SA Solar Challenge 2018 took place earlier in September. The racers journeyed from Pretoria to Cape Town powered only by the sun and their passion for renewable energy.

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