Europe and Asia compete for SA coal

South Africa’s coal sales to Europe rose eight-fold during the first half of 2022 compared with last year as demand for the fossil fuel surged ahead of a ban on Russian coal. In April, the European Union announced a ban on coal imports from Russia as part of...

Over 650 migrants rescued

A total of 657 people, including a family of Tunisians with women and children, were rescued or prevented from leaving between Friday and Monday in 46 different emigration attempts. Among the 156 migrants, the authorities identified 102 nationals of sub-Saharan...