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South Africa's Checkers Supermarket Promises to Deliver Groceries in an Hour

South Africa’s Checkers Supermarket Promises to Deliver Groceries in an Hour

South African supermarket chain Checkers, owned by Shoprite Holdings, is looking to grab a larger share of the growing online shopping market by pioneering...
South Africa at Risk if Economic Reforms Don't Materialise Fast Says IMF

South Africa at Risk if Economic Reforms Don’t Materialise Fast Says IMF

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa faces a prolonged period of weak economic growth marked by rising unemployment, inequality and greater credit-rating risk if the government...

South Africa’s Rand Rises on S&P Ratings Reprieve

South Africa's rand firmed in early trade on Monday, as traders continued to chase the high yield offered by local assets after S&P Global...
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Africa’s Marathon Man Eliud Kipchoge Named World Male Athlete of the Year

Kenya's marathon sub-two hour man Eliud Kipchoge was named World Athletics male athlete of the year in Monaco on Saturday at the annual awards...
Zimbabwe's Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga speaks at a mining investment conference in Harar

Zimbabwe’s Vice President Returns After 4 Months in China Receiving Medical Treatment

HARARE - Zimbabwean Vice President Constantino Chiwenga returned home on Saturday after spending four months in China receiving medical treatment for an unknown illness,...
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SAA Wage Dispute with Striking Unions Resolved

JOHANNESBURG - South African Airways (SAA) reached a deal on wages with two striking unions on Friday to end an eight-day strike at the...
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South African Airways Signs Wage Deal with NTM Union

South Africa's National Transport Movement (NTM) on Friday signed a wage deal with South African Airways (SAA) for a 5.9% pay rise for the 2019/20 financial year...
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South Africa Union Files Court Case to Force SAA Rescue

JOHANNESBURG - A South African union filed a case on Thursday asking a court to subject the distressed state-owned airline SAA to a business...
World Champion Springboks to Host Scotland and Georgia in July 2020

World Champion Springboks to Host Scotland and Georgia in July 2020

CAPE TOWN - World champions South Africa will play two home tests against Scotland in July before hosting Tier 2 side Georgia for the...
An aircraft from South African low cost airline Kulula takes off from Cape Town International airport

Strike Certificate Issued at South Africa’s Comair. SAA Risks Liquidation

JOHANNESBURG - A strike certificate has been issued at South African airline Comair as part of a secondary strike against South African Airways, a...