A leading supplier of materials and solutions into the basic services sector in southern Africa, PPC has 11 cement factories in South Africa, Botswana, DRC, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Zimbabwe. PPC’s capacity is around eleven and a half million tonnes o... [more info]

PPC annual earnings rise on cost saving initiatives

27 Jun 2019 /  Naledi Mashishi, Reuters  
PPC reported a 33% increase in annual earnings on Thursday.

Where is the US/China trade war at the moment?

26 Jun 2019 /  Moneyweb  
It is critical that a decision be made soon, says analyst.

PPC picks ex-Lafarge veteran van Wiljnen as CEO

26 Jun 2019 /  Naledi Mashishi, Reuters    3
The appointment comes after a near seven-month search for a CEO.

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

26 Jun 2019 /  Moneyweb   3
Denel gets loan to pay salaries, PPC and Sephaku results, DoE looks to a bill to protect local industry and more.

Are the JSE’s gains sustainable?

26 Apr 2019 /  Patrick Cairns   10
There's reason to believe there is support for these levels on the local market.

Retirement education: isn’t this a life skill?

11 Mar 2019 /  Dave Crawford   16
People who understand how to create their own wealth have motivation to optimise it.

Dear Finance Minister Tito Mboweni

21 Feb 2019 /  Ingé Lamprecht   33
An open letter to you.

Cement maker PPC seeks CEO as Claassen to retire

23 Nov 2018 /  Patricia Aruo, Reuters   
CEO, Johan Claassen to retire after 30 years at PPC.

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

23 Nov 2018 /  Moneyweb  
Shoppers flock for Black Friday, PPC and Life Healthcare results, Liberty Holdings operational update, cabinet recycled.

PPC CEO bags R17m ‘exit package’

1 Aug 2018 /  Hilton Tarrant   5
Cement producer forced to make costly payouts to Castle and predecessor Ketso Gordhan …

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

5 Jul 2018 /  Moneyweb   1
Sapo still ironing out the creases of grant distribution, S&P rates Nedbank, Edcon plans chainstore closing, CompCom report on healthcare sector.

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

3 Jul 2018 /  Moneyweb  
S&P improves rating on PPC and African Bank, Capitec probed on fee, 2018 gold output lowered, Steinhoff saga continues, bond auction.

Why S&P is upbeat on PPC

3 Jul 2018 /  Ray Mahlaka  
The cement maker’s improved liquidity position and rest of Africa earning potential impresses the ratings agency.

Five things making headlines in South Africa today

18 Jun 2018 /  Moneyweb   
Mark Kingon gets another 90 days, PPC and Invicta results, Mining Charter's draft revised, Eskom worker take home pay under the spotlight.

Biggest SA cement maker sees demand boost from Ramaphosa

12 Apr 2018 /  Loni Prinsloo, Bloomberg  
Additional cement plants needed in South Africa by 2023.

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