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27 June 2017
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South Africa's low business confidence setback to growth recovery: Moody's
ECONOMY
The steep decline in South Africa's business confidence is a setback to economic growth recovery and will dampen investment, ratings agency Moody's said on Monday. "Reduced business confidence...
 
 
Train vandals must be treated like murderers, rapists and treasonists - union
TRANSPORT
People caught vandalising transport infrastructure deserve to spend the rest of their lives in jail, the United National Transport Union (Untu) has said. This comes as vandalism caused delays on...
 
 
Amplats' exit from Brazil platinum prospect sparks London listing
PLATINUM
The withdrawal of South Africa’s Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) from a platinum group metals (PGM) project in Brazil has opened the way for Jangada Mines to acquire the asset and head for the...
 
 
South Africa's rand steadies, stocks to open higher
ECONOMY
South Africa's rand steadied early on Monday after selling in the previous session as rising interest rates in the US weakened demand for emerging market currencies. At 0637 GMT, the rand traded at...
 
 
Refugees struggle to renew papers at Home Affairs
HOME AFFAIRS
A number of refugees from Somalia say they keep getting turned away at the Customs House foreshore offices of Home Affairs when trying to renew their documents. This after they had travelled all...
 
 
 
 
'Leave our land and go play golf', Mugabe loyalist tells white farmers
POLITICS
Zanu-PF youth leader Kudzi Chipanga has reportedly urged Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to eject all remaining commercial white farmers in the country's Manicaland province, saying they should...
 
 
Ghost workers haunt Nigerian government
politics
Nigerian courts have arraigned three suspected ghost workers for allegedly defrauding government of N9 million ($28 600). Among the suspects is an official from the office of consultants to the...
 
 
Public Protector must release Gupta reports - DA
POLITICS
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to release four reports involving the Gupta family on Monday “in the interest of transparency and the South African...
 
 
Former Aids council head criticises government plan
AIDS
There are many “missed opportunities” in the National Strategic Plan (NSP) for HIV and TB, said Fareed Abdullah at the closing of the South African Aids Conference on Thursday. Abdullah is the...
 
 
South Sudan bars foreign media
MEDIA
Media groups are angered by South Sudan’s decision to ban some 20 foreign journalists from working in the country. The ban is the latest infringement in a country where journalists have been killed...
 
 
 
 
Companies Tribunal to hear case on SAA chair Dudu Myeni
SAA
The Companies Tribunal is on Monday set to hold a hearing on whether Dudu Myeni acted in a delinquent manner in her capacity as director of the South African Airways (SAA) board. In March, the...
 
 
ANC's 'love affair' with the people must return - Ramaphosa
POLITICS
Jacket wearing, vehicle inspections, love affairs and spring-cleaning were just some of the figurative references Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa used on Sunday while discussing problems in the...
 
 
16 Jun 2017
 
Education is the key to economic freedom, says Zuma
YOUTH DAY
Education is the most powerful weapon towards economic freedom, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday. “Government has taken reasonable and practical measures in ensuring that young people are...
 
 
Gigaba announces ministerial meeting on economy, says fiscal consolidation will stay
ECONOMIC STRATEGY
President Jacob Zuma has called a meeting of key ministers in a fortnight to devise a strategy to spur the South African economy out of recession, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Thursday....
 
 
 
 
#MiningCharter: Chamber of Mines concerned about capital flight
MINING CHARTER
Chamber of Mines president Mxolisi Mgojo said on Thursday, that the mining industry was concerned about the new mining laws contained in the Reviewed Mining Charter, saying that these laws may...
 
 
 
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