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Botswana Diamonds unit to sell 256 carats from South Africa project

The diamonds to be sold by Vutomi, in which Botswana…

Nation built on gold loses its African crown to rival Ghana

South Africa’s struggling gold industry has suffered yet another humiliation,…

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South African carbon tax finally becomes law

The tax was first mooted in 2010 but has been postponed at least three times after mining companies, steelmakers and state-owned power utility Eskom said it would erode profit and push up electricity prices.