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Posted: October 5, 2022, 7:48 am
Workers at state-owned logistics firm Transnet will go on strike from Thursday over a wage dispute, two labour unions said, a move that could halt the export of key minerals and other cargo.
Posted: October 4, 2022, 11:02 am
Norwegian Cruise Line said on Monday it was easing safety measures related to Covid-19 on its ships by dropping testing, masking and vaccination requirements, as the pandemic loosens its grip on the world.
Posted: October 3, 2022, 2:10 pm
Nigeria will award contracts for its flared gas by the end of December under an accelerated programme to harness gas that is released as a byproduct of oil production, the country's petroleum regulator said.
Posted: October 3, 2022, 2:00 pm
Sibanye-Stillwater said on Monday that it had raised its stake in Finnish battery chemical maker Keliber to 84.96%, in its bid to boost the production of lithium hydroxide.
Posted: October 3, 2022, 1:54 pm
The Airports Company SA says Cape Town International Airport has up to 4.5 days of fuel reserves after the airport on Monday “engaged airlines and requested a reduction in uplift of fuel”.
Posted: October 3, 2022, 12:47 pm
SA was re-elected as a member of the governing council at the 41st International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) assembly in Montreal, Canada, on Saturday.
Posted: October 2, 2022, 11:07 am
Some major advertisers including Dyson, Mazda, Forbes and PBS Kids have suspended their marketing campaigns or removed their ads from parts of Twitter because their promotions appeared alongside tweets soliciting child pornography, the companies told Reuters.
Posted: September 29, 2022, 2:10 pm
Global consultancy firm Bain & Co has been prohibited from doing business with the state for 10 years, the National Treasury said on Thursday.
Posted: September 29, 2022, 12:03 pm
The case against the former MTN accountant accused of stealing millions of rands from the company has been postponed to next month due to the unavailability of her lawyer.
Posted: September 29, 2022, 10:15 am
Online retail company Takealot has not been complying with the Occupational Health and Safety Act at its warehouse in Kempton Park, Gauteng, the employment and labour department says.
Posted: September 28, 2022, 9:47 am
Finding ways to easily manage your stokvel's finances can be stressful and time-consuming. Not to talk about the admin work that has to be put in.
Posted: September 28, 2022, 6:55 am
The state’s corruption-fighting body showed how former NLC board members and executives siphoned funds from the NLC amounting to nearly R300m
Posted: September 27, 2022, 2:52 pm
Farmers are among the Russians being drafted into the military, President Vladimir Putin told a meeting with officials on Tuesday, signalling potential further risks for the 2023 crop.
Posted: September 27, 2022, 12:41 pm
Domestic airline Lift is set to fly the popular Johannesburg to Durban route from next month, with three flights a day scheduled between the City of Gold and the east coast.
Posted: September 26, 2022, 10:52 am
The National Debt Counsellors’ Association (NDCA) has cautioned consumers about the critical importance of choosing professional counsellors for guidance as interest and inflation rates rise.
Posted: September 26, 2022, 10:10 am
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Posted: September 26, 2022, 6:36 am
Food such as meat, milk and cheeses are particularly prone to becoming contaminated when the fridge temperature rises above 4°C.
Posted: September 23, 2022, 1:28 pm
Blue Label Telecoms Ltd said on Thursday it had concluded an agreement to restructure and refinance mobile operator Cell C's R7.3 billion ($411 million) debt to bolster its finances and liquidity.
Posted: September 22, 2022, 9:59 am
The RAF is contemplating retrenching about 400 workers out of a staff complement of 3,000, according to Numsa.
Posted: September 21, 2022, 1:36 pm
Rolling blackouts at higher stages could not have been implemented at a worse time.
Posted: September 21, 2022, 7:00 am
Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies has asked its drivers in India to ensure backseat seatbelts in their vehicles are accessible to passengers and they work, days after a local business tycoon died in a crash involving his private car.
Posted: September 20, 2022, 12:39 pm
HerRyde launched with 10 drivers and logged roughly 500 rides in its first month in Abuja, Nigeria's capital city. Its founders plan to expand elsewhere in Nigeria.
Posted: September 20, 2022, 11:38 am
Ghana's economy expanded 4.8% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2022, data from the country's statistics service showed on Tuesday.
Posted: September 20, 2022, 11:34 am
Nigeria's total public debt rose 3% to $103.3 billion in the second quarter of this year, largely driven by local borrowing to finance the budget deficit, the Debt Management Office (DMO)said.
Posted: September 20, 2022, 10:39 am
PepsiCo Inc has stopped making Pepsi, 7UP and Mountain Dew in Russia nearly six months after the US company said it would suspend sales and production after Moscow sent tens of thousands of troops into Ukraine.
Posted: September 20, 2022, 10:35 am
The Law Society of SA (LSSA) is running a campaign to mark National Wills Week and you can have your last testament drafted at any of the participating firms for free.
Posted: September 14, 2022, 9:23 am
National Debt Advisors (NDA) founder and debt counsellor Sebastien Alexanderson says to assume that debt will be scrapped upon one’s passing would be detrimental to the financial wellbeing of those left behind.
Posted: September 14, 2022, 9:16 am
They have Stokvel Talk roadshows, an initiative which sees them visit different areas once a month where they invite stokvels to join them, and have experts address them on numerous issues, including finances and legal matters.
Posted: September 13, 2022, 12:06 pm
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Posted: September 13, 2022, 7:59 am