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Former Receptionist Thoko Njemla Becomes Successful Mthatha Beekeeper

A lack of jobs in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, led Thoko Njemla, 51,a former receptionist to take up beekeeping 15 years ago. Today...

Presidential Housing Project Bogged Down in Corruption and Fraud

A 2010 presidential project intended to house shack dwellers in the south of Johannesburg is mired in corruption and wholesale land theft, with hundreds...

Cutting-Edge Wine: South Africa’s First Black, Female Winemaker Goes Solo

In a country in which wine making is still predominantly a white, largely male profession, South Africa's first black woman winemaker, Ntsiki Biyela, is...

UK, China, South Africa Downgrade Calls Loom for Moody’s

LONDON (Reuters) - Moody's is likely to make key rating calls on Britain, China and South Africa among others this year as rising political...
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SARS Warns South African Public of Festive Season Scams

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has warned taxpayers and corporate organisations to be on the lookout for scams and fraudulent activities over the...

South Africa Welcomes R150 Million Chinese Investment

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has welcomed the R150-million Chinese investment at the Dube Trade Port which will build local capacity in the...

UK Seeking to Deepen Ties with South Africa after Brexit

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, is in South Africa on a two-day visit to showcase the UK’s commitment to forming even stronger global ties with...

Check Out Sasol’s Stunning New Head Office in Sandton

There's a new building in town - and it's impossible to ignore. Shiny, shimmering, sexy and super-cool - South Africans are going crazy over...
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South Africa Avoided Dreaded Junk Status. But the Economy is Far...

The whole economically-aware population of South Africa is celebrating that the three main ratings agencies held off on junking the country’s financial reputation in...

Good News as South Africa Dodges S&P Junk Status

South Africa braced itself for the worst, with the Rand weakening against the dollar this morning in anticipation of Standard and Poor's (S&P's) rating... BUT...