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2011-02-09 08:52:00

JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP - Sappi Limited - ANNOUNCEMENT Date : 09 February 2011 SAP - Sappi Limited - Announcement SAPPI LIMITED Registration Number 1936/008963/06 (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) JSE Code : SAP ISIN : ZAE000006284 NYSE Code : SPP (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090826/NE66332LOGO ) Sappi's Annual General Meeting was held in Johannesburg this afternoon (09 February 2011) and all...

2011-02-07 07:15:00

JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sasol (JSE: SOL; NYSE: SSL) shareholders are advised that the JSE has approved the listing of 2 838 565 Sasol BEE ordinary shares of no par value ("Sasol BEE Ordinary Shares") on the BEE Segment of the Main Board of the JSE ("BEE Segment") with effect from the commencement of trading on Monday, 7 February 2011. The Sasol BEE Ordinary Shares will be listed on the BEE Segment under the company name "BEE -Sasol", the JSE alpha code "SOLBE1" and...

2011-01-27 08:34:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, announced that its popular New York-Johannesburg service will now also operate non-stop from Johannesburg to New York, resulting in the fastest way to travel between New York and Southern Africa. Currently, flight SA203 from Johannesburg to New York makes a 1-hour passenger and refueling stop in Dakar, Senegal. Starting May 1st, flight SA203 will depart Johannesburg at 8:35...

2011-01-27 07:02:00

All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise noted. Q3 2011 PRODUCTION HIGHLIGHTS MINE WASTE SOLUTIONS Higher gold sales reported Expected gold output at MWS on track for 72,000 ounces for fiscal year 2011 MWS continues to deliver on planned production with plant and tailings expansion projects on-track for completion in May 2011 and on schedule for the re-structured Gold Wheaton Completion Test EZULWINI MINE Highest-ever quarterly gold sales Expected gold output for...

2011-01-18 03:21:00

UTRECHT, The Netherlands, January 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Absa Group Ltd of South Africa take the first steps to a true Cash Web Community with Transtrack's latest CashWebCommunity suite of management software to elevate their service quality and customer experience. http://www.transtrack.nl Key in the success of the bank's Cash Solutions is the use of the latest technology to provide complete end-to-end visibility and provide a platform for future integration of value added...

2011-01-10 07:11:00

JOHANNESBURG, January 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) has announced that attributable Group production for the December quarter 2010 is expected to be approximately 900,000 oz, which is similar to last quarter and in line with expectations. Total cash costs are expected to be approximately US$730/oz and notional cash expenditure (NCE) about US$1,100/oz. NCE is in line with the higher capital expenditure planned, in...

2010-12-13 10:01:00

JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareholders are advised that the annual report for the year ended September 2010 will be dispatched to shareholders no later than the 20 December 2010. The annual report will also be available online on 13 December 2010 on the Sappi website ( www.sappi.com ). The audited annual financial statements included in the annual report contain no material modifications to the reviewed preliminary results for the year ended September 2010 which were...

2010-12-03 00:26:00

JOHANNESBURG, December 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) announces that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended 30 June 2010 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The document can be accessed on the Gold Fields website: http://www.goldfields.co.za Gold Fields shareholders (including holders of Gold Fields American Depositary shares) may also receive hard copies of the Form 20-F...

2010-12-01 04:05:00

JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) today opened its 1st Annual China Sourcing Fairs in Johannesburg, the largest Greater China-products exhibitions ever to be held in Africa. The exhibitions, which feature 640 exhibitor booths, are to be held December 1-3, 2010, at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Gallagher Estate, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030303/LNM011LOGO-b ) "The response to this...

2010-12-01 02:05:00

JOHANNESBURG, December 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) yesterday announced an R8 million, three-year investment in the mining engineering faculty of the University of Johannesburg. The sponsorship aims to forge an alliance between Gold Fields and the university to promote the study of mining engineering and technology, core skills required to sustain not only the company itself but the local mining industry as a...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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