Margarita Louis-Dreyfus, top
shareholder of commodity giant Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), said
she had secured financing for a deal that requires her to buy
out family minorities, a move that has created uncertainty over
the firm's funding.
The National Union of
Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) is opposed to the
government selling a stake in struggling state-run arms firm
Denel and will fight attempts to force through salary cuts, the
union said on Wednesday.