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South African labor federation says workers still exploited

Despite the strides South Africa has made in improving labor conditions over the years, workers are still faced with numerous problems, a Congress of...
Taxes

S. Africa tax collection department threatens strike over salary differences

South African Revenue Services (SARS) employees will down tools on Thursday over salary disagreements, said the National Health, Education and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu). Nehawu...
Nice Stop Racism

South African Government outlines plans to deal with racism

The South African government has launched a national action plan (NAP) to combat rising racism. The NAP is an important tool to prevent and combat...
work permit

South African Lawmakers Reject Visa Issuance Monopoly

South African lawmakers on Tuesday castigated the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) for its decision to grant VFS Global a further two years' extension...
'I'M FINE WITH IT': Nkosana Makate


South African “Please Call Me” inventor denies settlement with Vodacom

"Please Call Me" inventor Nkosana Makate on Monday dismissed claims that a compensation agreement between him and mobile network operator Vodacom has been reached....
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Jan. 13 major South African media outlets

The following are news highlights in South Africa's major media outlets on Sunday. -- President Cyril Ramaphosa on Saturday slammed greed within the public service,...
South Africa

Jan. 12 major South African media outlets

The following are news highlights in South African major media outlets on Saturday. -- The Department of Social Development (DSD) has...
The World Bank

World Bank Expects S. African Economy to Grow By 1.3 Percent

South Africa's gross domestic product (GDP) is projected to grow 1.3 percent in 2019, said World Bank in its Global Economic Prospects report released...
Ghana-Newspaper

Jan. 10 major S. African news outlets

The following are news highlights in South African major news outlets on Thursday. -- A South African court ruled on Wednesday...
Media

Jan. 5 major S. African media outlets

The following are news highlights in South African major media outlets on Saturday. -- The rand traded stronger against the U.S. dollar during European trade...
Ghana-Newspaper

Jan. 4 major S. African media outlets

The following are news highlights in South African major media outlets on Friday. -- Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga on Thursday announced the results of...
media

Dec. 24 major South African media outlets

The following are news highlights in South Africa's major media outlets on Monday. -- Months before Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's...
South Africa

South African Government advised to cut links with Israel

The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) urged the South African government on Wednesday to cut diplomatic ties with Israel over the killing of...
SA stocks

S. African stocks close higher

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) closed higher on Friday. Platinum stocks were higher, despite a flat metal price and marginally weaker rand. The local unit reached...
South African police

South African police arrest two more people for stadium violence

The South African police on Monday confirmed that two more people had been arrested for stadium violence which took place at Durban's Moses Mabhida...
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South African social instability concerns CEOs – PwC

A new report by international auditing company PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) show only 22 percent of South Africa's chief executive officers (CEOs) are "very confident" of...
tourism

South African, Chinese banks launch project to spur tourism growth

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) and South African Standard Bank on Wednesday launched "I Go South Africa" program in partnership with South...
Scholarship

S. African learners awarded scholarships from Chinese community

Dozens of South African learners on Wednesday were awarded scholarships from the Chinese community in Cape Town. A ceremony was held at the Alexander Sinton...
ShopRite

Namibian minister slams S.African food retailer ShopRite for exploiting workers

Namibia's labor minister Erkki Nghimtina has accused South African food retailer ShopRite of exploiting Namibian workers and undermining labour laws. ShopRite is a South African...
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News Making Headlines in Top South African Media Outlets

The following are news items in South African major news outlets on Sunday. -- The Progressive Professionals Forum (PPF) has welcomed the...

South African Vice President wants alleged state capture investigated

South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday called for the establishment of a commission of inquiry into alleged state capture by the Indian...
SADC

March 18 major news items in South African media outlets

The following are news items in South African major news outlets on Saturday. -- Tourism minister Derek Hanekom doesn't tire of spreading...
SA stocks

S. African stocks close higher on Thursday

The Johannesburg Stock exchange (JSE) closed firmer on Thursday. The spot platinum price was up 0.68 percent to 1,019.72 U.S. dollars...
Wpid Money Growth

South African business leaders confident of growth in 2017

Thirty-three percent of South African CEOs surveyed by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), an international accounting firm, believe their companies will perform better this year, and over...

South African institute promises funds for Zambia’s small businesses

The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) said the money was in form of credit line which would be channeled through a local bank, the Development...
International Criminal Court (ICC)

South African Justice Minister Justifies ICC Withdrawal

South Africa doesn't want to become an international police officer who will enforce justice at all cost in the entire world, the minister told...

South African authorities engaging LGBTI on controversial pastor’s visit

The planned visit to South Africa by Anderson, who has repeatedly called for gay people to be killed, has stirred ire in the country. ...
President Jacob Zuma

South African government reports great progress in energy sector

"The Department of Energy (DOE) is marking great strides made by the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Program," the Presidency said. Fifty...
racism

South African Minister seeks to criminalize racism through constitutional amendment

"Humanity is under obligation to suppress and punish this crime (racism)," Mathewa told MPs during a debate on racism in Parliament. "Whilst...
President Jacob Zuma

Zuma’s ruling party embraces Moody’s Rating validation

The ANC commends the efficacy of the societal compact championed by President Jacob Zuma and the Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan which brought together...