Fri, Dec 9, 2022

A South African Case Study: How to Support Young Job Hunters

Young South Africans spend on average R938 (US$85) a month looking for work. This astronomical cost includes transport at R558 ($41) and an additional...
Eskom Predicts At Least 6 to 12 Months of Increased Loaddhedding

Eskom Predicts At Least 6 to 12 Months of Increased Loadshedding

Stage 4 loadshedding is currently being implemented in South Africa until 05:00 on Monday morning, whereafter Eskom promises it will be reduced to Stage...

Cape Town’s CBD – and Skyline – Set to Transform with...

Cape Town's skyline is set to transform over the next few years with proposed luxury hotels and a skyscraper that'll boast breathtaking 360 degree views over South...
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Department Dismisses Fake Food Parcel Social Media Posts

The Gauteng Social Development Department has distanced itself from fake social media messages about the distribution of food parcels in the province. The department’s Deputy...
SAA Pilot's Heartbreaking Letter After Airline Retrenches Pilots

SAA Pilot’s Heartbreaking Letter After Airline Retrenches Pilots

SAA, you’ve finally done it... writes (former) South African Airways pilot Phil Parsons. Sixteen months after last paying us and 26 years since hiring...
Gordhan has been in constant engagement with the board on various matters such as procurement, recruitment of former and experienced Eskom employees, and combating fraud and corruption.

Eskom Board to be Restructured

The board of South Africa's power utility Eskom is expected to be "reconstituted and restructured" following a meeting with Department of Public Enterprises Minister,...
“We decided to help the people of Lusikisiki and ourselves,” says Siphiwe Mlonji (right). He and Lindani Mbotyeni (left) fix potholes on the R61 to Flagstaff. Photo: Sibahle Siqathule

Unemployed Young Guys Fix Roads the Municipality Cannot Manage

Taxi drivers, truck drivers and motorists complain that the R61 connecting Flagstaff and Lusikisiki in the Eastern Cape of South Africa is potholed and...

SA’s AfriForum Launches ‘Self-Do’ Campaign To Improve Communities #AnchorTownRoadshow

AfriForum launched its Anchor Town Roadshow in Pretoria on Monday. During this launch week, AfriForum personnel will pick up garbage in streets, paint road...

The Ramaphosa Moment: How Many Messiahs Can One Country Take?

Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa – forgive me, President Ramaphosa – is self-evidently a private and reserved human being. Since his decision to contest the leadership of...
People work at ''The Faktory", a fashion design and clothing manufacturing company in Johannesburg, South Africa, March 4, 2021. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

New Business in South Africa Expands at Strongest Rate in 9...

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African private sector activity expanded at its strongest rate in nine years in April, as buoyant customer demand pushed new...