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Loss on sale of investment in subsidiary

   Loss on sale of Big Bell Operations  
24 (Proprietary) Limited3
   During January 2010, the group concluded the sale of Big Bell Operations (Proprietary) Limited (Big Bell), an operation in Western Australia, for a total consideration of R24 million (US$3.2 million). The group realised a net loss of R24 million (US$3.3 million) after recycling a foreign currency reserve of R29 million (US$4 million) on disposal date from other comprehensive income to the consolidated income statement.  
   An amount of R23 million (US$3.0 million) was released to the group as a result of performance bonds being replaced by the purchaser.