30 June 30 June   31 December
  (Unaudited) (Unaudited)   (Audited)
  2009 2008 Change 2008
  R000 R000 % R000
Revenue 12 420 348 13 964 024 (11) 33 736 910
Trading profit 801 412 1 435 909 (44) 3 026 017
Depreciation and amortisation (147 742) (111 995)   (240 942)
Operating profit before interest and taxation 653 670 1 323 914 (51) 2 785 075
Non-trading items 5 965 1 628   (163 567)
Interest received 77 179 54 035   138 711
Interest paid (150 119) (136 819)   (314 071)
Profit before share of associates’ profit 586 695 1 242 758   2 446 148
Share of associates’ profit before taxation 35 032 33 529   66 076
Profit before taxation 621 727 1 276 287   2 512 224
Taxation (91 230) (123 688)   (243 030)
Profit for the period 530 497 1 152 599   2 269 194
Profit attributable to        
  Ordinary shareholders 483 780 1 104 515 (56) 2 157 890
  Preference shareholders 39 426 45 283   90 892
  Equity holders of the parent 523 206 1 149 798   2 248 782
  Minority interest 7 291 2 801   20 412
  530 497 1 152 599   2 269 194
Exchange rates (R/US$)        
  Opening exchange rate 9,45 6,89   6,89
  Closing exchange rate 7,77 7,86   9,45
  Average exchange rate 9,24 7,67   8,27
RECONCILIATION OF HEADLINE EARNINGS        
Profit attributable to ordinary shareholders 483 780 1 104 515   2 157 890
Adjusted for: (5 965) (1 628)   163 567
  IAS 38 impairment of goodwill   12 987
  IAS 38 impairment of intangible asset   62 660
  IFRS 3 negative goodwill realised   (216)
  IAS 16 impairment of plant and equipment 894   93 772
  IFRS 3 net profit on disposal of investments (3 328) (2 758)   (43 179)
  IAS 16 net (profit)/loss on sale of plant and equipment (2 726) 1 130   1 631
  IAS 21 the effect of changes on foreign exchange rates (805)   35 912
         
Headline earnings 477 815 1 102 887   2 321 457
         
  30 June 30 June   31 December
  (Unaudited) (Unaudited) Change (Audited)
  2009 2008 % 2008
ORDINARY SHARE PERFORMANCE        
Number of shares in issue less treasury shares (000’s) 452 384 452 558   450 252
Weighted average number of shares on which earnings per share are based (000’s) 451 944 454 237   453 640
Diluted weighted average number of shares on which diluted earnings per share are based (000’s) 455 243 461 618   459 930
Earnings per share (cents)        
  Basic   107,0 243,2 (56) 475,7
  Diluted   106,3 239,3 (56) 469,2
Headline earnings per share (cents)        
  Basic   105,7 242,8 (56) 511,7
  Diluted   105,0 238,9   504,7
Dividends per share (cents)        
  Interim   30,0 68,0 (56) 68,0
  Final     68,0
Dividend cover (times) 3,6 3,6   3,5