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EPWP beneficiaries accuse government of exploitation

2020-10-14 04:25:49

Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) employees in Gauteng have accused the provincial government of exploiting them for years and then “dumping" them when ...View Article

NUM downs tools at Agrico Metal

2020-09-30 08:03:11

Members of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) are on strike at steel manufacturer Agrico Metal in Lichtenburg in the North West, demanding an 18% salary ...View Article

Repo rate remains unchanged

2020-09-18 04:48:11

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has decided to keep the repo rate unchanged at 3.5% on Thursday.

The decision was announced by Reserve Bank Govern ...View Article

R700m to upgrade Gauteng’s informal settlements

2020-09-14 03:39:52

Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cogta, Lebogang Maile says the province is upgrading about 39 informal settlements at a cost of R700-mil ...View Article

Gauteng Cogta fires senior employees over corruption

2020-09-14 05:06:48

The Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), has dismissed a number of executives for involvement in corrupt activities. ...View Article

Unilever apologises for racist hair advert

2020-09-12 07:11:25

Unilever has apologised for the controversial hair products advertisement saying it was “shocked” to discover that it had supplied images for the Clicks w ...View Article

South Africa’s GDP contracts by 51%

2020-09-09 11:39:36

South Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) fell by a whopping 51% in the second quarter of 2020, resulting in the economy contracting for the fourth consec ...View Article

Small Business Minister calls Clicks apology ‘meaningless

2020-09-08 06:55:16

Minister of Small Business Development, Khumbudzo Ntshavheni, has rejected Clicks' apology for the racist hair advertisement, describing the company's apology ...View Article

Top black business leader suspended over GBV

2020-09-04 10:26:50

The Black Business Council (BBC) suspended its Vice President, Keith Thabo, because of criminal charges he faces over gender-based violence.

The BBC inf ...View Article

FITA reach a settlement with government on tobacco sale

2020-08-27 07:05:22

The Fair Trade Independent Tobacco Association (FITA) has dropped its legal challenge against government over the ban on cigarette and tobacco products sale f ...View Article

Brand SA denies corruption allegations

2020-08-27 04:40:10

Brand South Africa denied claims of large-scale corruption made by its former Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dr Kingsley Makhubela. The entity’s Board of Tr ...View Article

Tax fraud case against senior Eskom manager postponed

2020-08-26 06:47:54

Former Eskom senior manager, France Hlakudi, appeared briefly in the Pretoria Magistate Court when the matter was postponed to allow his legal team to study t ...View Article

Wayward Mboweni reprimanded

2020-08-25 07:13:22

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has once more been ‘reprimanded’ for his social media bad boy behaviour that has often brought the South African government ...View Article

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