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In the biggest change in 35 years at First National Bank (FNB), the lender is undertaking a significant brand redesign and overhauling its digital platforms to create new payment features.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 10:30 am
Visitor numbers to the city-state have plummeted as a result of the government's strict Covid-19 travel restrictions, which have now been loosened.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 10:20 am
South African National Parks says the murder of a German tourist in Mpumalanga could result in holiday cancellations by local and international visitors.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 9:55 am
In this week's Friday Briefing, political party leaders and analysts weigh in on how South Africa can better manage coalitions for the interest of citizens.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 9:35 am
Sharks coach Sean Everitt has named his team for their URC clash against Leinster in Dublin.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 9:34 am
The Gauteng health department says it's working on the implementation of recommendations contained in a forensic report that was compiled after a R3 million probe into Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital in Soweto.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 9:06 am
Proteas batter Heinrich Klaasen admitted that 50-over World Cup qualification will be difficult, but they'll give it their best shot.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 8:40 am
It has been a bloody week for Cape Town, with at least 13 people shot dead, among them taxi drivers and alleged gang members.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 7:07 am
South African pilots are seeking, and finding better working opportunities in the United States.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:16 am
Mamokgethi Phakeng survives council meeting after decision to refer dispute to an internal, rather than an independent, investigation.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:04 am
Many companies have caused significant damage and cost to South Africa, and yet there has been no sanction or ban applied to them, writes Wayne Duvenage.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 4:52 am
Heinrich Klaasen and David Miller hit unbeaten half-centuries to set up a nine-run win for South Africa in a rain-reduced opening one-day international against India on Thursday.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 9:12 pm
If the Springboks receives a sharp boost in support from the USA, they should thank Siya Kolisi.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 9:11 pm
High coal prices have made it attractive for unscrupulous suppliers to steal coal from Eskom, the utility CEO says.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 9:02 pm
A Gauteng High Court judge candidate, who started as an acting judge in 2016, was asked why, in 2022, she was still mixing up legal concepts.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 8:48 pm
Deputy Judge President Aubrey Ledwaba said the changes may not affect the substance, findings and recommendations in the original report.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 7:57 pm
ActionSA and DA leaders blamed each other for the loss of governance in Johannesburg.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 7:57 pm
Two teachers' unions accepted the government's revised 3% wage increase offer to public servants, with a spokesperson saying it would be "very selfish" to strike before exams.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 7:15 pm
The ANC in the Eastern Cape described the torching of the home of the mayor of Port St Johns as "thuggery".
Posted: October 6, 2022, 7:12 pm
Newly elected Gauteng premier Panyaza Lesufi has warned civil servants and leaders in the provincial government that fighting corruption would be at the top of his administration’s agenda.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 7:12 pm