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 2017-09-18 14:38 

Business Live

Impala Platinum puts a number on first round of job cuts... +

Implats has begun the retrenchment process as new CEO Nico Muller seeks to return it to profitability but he says this round does not preclude further cuts if needed...

 2017-09-18 14:38 

Business Live

Rand weaker as markets eye interest-rate decisions by Reserve Bank and Fed... +

The likelihood of a US interest-rate hike by the end of year stands at 56%, according to CMEs FedWatch...

 2017-09-18 14:34 

Business Report (IOL)

DA to lay fraud, racketeering and collusion charges against McKinsey... +

DA Shadow Minister of Public Enterprises, Natasha Mazzone MP plans to lay charges against global consultancy firm, McKinsey....

 2017-09-18 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Mining equipment companies to showcase products in Peru... +

SA companies look at penetrating new markets and expanding business networks as they visit Peru....

 2017-09-18 14:28 

Business Report (IOL)

DENOSA supports COSATU National Strike... +

The Democratic Nursing Organisation of SA supports the COSATU decision to embark on a strike against State Capture, corruption and job losses....

 2017-09-18 14:26 

News24

ANC ensures Nkosazana tops its list... +

The ANCs national candidates list was reshuffled at the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) this week, forcing six potential ANC MPs to take their places behind presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. ...

 2017-09-18 14:26 

News24

Gordhan: I was never guilty of anything... +

'There is a lot more to come out which will show that the current KPMG report is still a cover-up' - Gordhan...

 2017-09-18 14:26 

News24

Ex-SARS officials suspicious of new 'leaked' KPMG report... +

Four former officials at SARS caught up in a row over allegations of a spy unit have distanced themselves from another ''leaked';' KPMG report....

 2017-09-18 14:26 

News24

WATCH LIVE: Van Breda trial, day 40... +

Henri van Breda is due back in the Western Cape High Court on Monday where he stands accused of axing his parents and brother to death, seriously injuring his sister Marli, and defeating the ends of justice....

 2017-09-18 14:26 

News24

Mabuza continues to push for uncontested ANC conference... +

A unity initiative by Mpumalanga ANC chairperson David Mabuza could put a spanner in the works as ANC leaders campaign to be president of the party....

 2017-09-18 14:16 

Business Report (IOL)

Nothing flawed in #KPMG 'rogue unit' report, insists Sars... +

Commissioner Tom Moyane said the controversial report, which has since been withdrawn by auditing firm KPMG, proved there was wrongdoing at Sars....

 2017-09-18 14:11 

Daily Nation

Kimemia questions revival of Sh2.9bn case... +

Kimemia says revival of case meant to taint his image as public servant....

 2017-09-18 14:10 

Business Report (IOL)

Discovery expects their bank will start operating before next year... +

Health and life insurance group Discovery expected its bank offering to start operating before the end of next year....

 2017-09-18 14:00 

Standard Digital

Tough times for sugarcane millers as cane supply drops... +

Players in the sugar sub-sector have announced a two-million metric tonne deficit in cane supply....

 2017-09-18 14:00 

Standard Digital

County assembly to hold sittings in wards... +

The county assembly will be holding some of its sittings in the wards, new speaker Stephen Ndichu has revealed....

 2017-09-18 14:00 

Standard Digital

How Raila and Uhuru politics has split dock workers... +

Union members take divergent stands in supporting Jubilee Party and NASA ahead of the repeat election....

 2017-09-18 14:00 

Standard Digital

Tea agency begins tests on farm soils... +

Samples sent to labs to determine the best input and to help increase production and returns....

 2017-09-18 14:00 

Standard Digital

Reformed cattle rustlers preach harmony... +

The Pokot and Turkana communities are known for cattle rustling along the Turkwel corridor, and have been become enemies over time....

 2017-09-18 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WhatsApp testing new feature to help you stop sending regretful texts... +

Instant messaging service WhatsApp is testing a feature that will allow users to withdraw text messages within five minutes of sending....

 2017-09-18 13:50 

Mail & Guardian

One of Sindiso Magaqa's assassins identified, second suspect still at large... +

Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Maluadzi said today that they are now searching for a second suspect....

 2017-09-18 13:37 

Business Live

Cape Town's N2 still closed after violent taxi strike on Monday... +

Public order police officers are being deployed to hot spots such as Dunoon and Fisantekraal near Durbanville...

 2017-09-18 13:37 

Business Live

JSE pushes higher in line with world stocks... +

The local bourse was supported by a rally in banking shares, which analysts link to a possible rate cut by the Reserve Bank on Thursday...

 2017-09-18 13:37 

Business Live

Veterans welcome victory of ANC rebels in KwaZulu-Natal... +

ANC Stalwarts and Veterans say the case led by Vryheid councillor Lawrence Dube was necessary to resolve the partys internal democracy crisis...

 2017-09-18 13:37 

Business Live

Despite auditor-general's negative findings, the Compensation Fund is upbeat... +

Commissioner Vuyo Mafata says the Compensation Fund is turning the corner and service delivery has improved immensely...

 2017-09-18 13:37 

Business Live

Acsa's revenue slightly higher on a surge in international departures... +

But subdued domestic passenger growth kept Airports Company SAs gains in check...

 2017-09-18 13:35 

Mail & Guardian

Scopa to call KPMG to parliament over SARS rogue unit retraction ... +

KPMG must account on its involvement in what appears to be politically motivated immoral and unethical conduct....

 2017-09-18 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

DA ensures investigation into Mayoral staffs get rich quick overtime scheme... +

The DA in Madibeng said it would monitor an investigation that was requested by the MPAC into seemingly irregular overtime payments....

 2017-09-18 13:10 

News24

JUST IN: Cape Town taxi strike ends... +

Taxi drivers have suspended their strike around Cape Town, but not before two buses were torched and at least 52 people were injured....

 2017-09-18 13:10 

Daily Nation

13 die in Kampala road crash... +

12 of the deceased were relatives and Tanzanian nationals...

 2017-09-18 13:10 

Daily Nation

Raila wants 12 IEBC officials jailed... +

Raila wants the officials ejected from office then jailed....

 2017-09-18 13:06 

Business Report (IOL)

Nobody approached me to replace Matjila at PIC: Molefe... +

Former Eskom boss Brian Molefe says he was not approached to replace current Public Investment Corporation CEO Dan Matjila as previously reported....

 2017-09-18 13:05 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Is South Africa benefiting enough from extraction of its resources?... +

The question of whether SA's economy is deriving maximum benefits from its natural resources is a critical question writes Jessie Duarte....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Raila now links IEBC, Jubilee with complicity with Safran... +

Opposition leader Raila Odinga wants Saffran Morpho stopped from supplying technology for the fresh election....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Jubilee drags Raila's name into Safran saga... +

National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga and his allies helped Safran Morpho secure its first contract in 2013, two Jubilee Party leaders have claimed....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Two file case asking Luhya community self-rule... +

The secession debate spilled over to the courts yesterday when two western Kenya residents sought the region's independence from Kenya....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Raila moves in to calm jitters after key House leaders are named... +

The Opposition is divided over a line-up of parliamentary leaders that the coalition has submitted to Parliament....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Doctors' salary increment agreement with county governments... +

Doctors have finally signed a salary increment agreement with the 47 county governments....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Raila, Uhuru split over inclusion of other candidates in fresh face off... +

President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA leader Raila Odinga are divided on whether the other six candidates should participate in the fresh presidential election....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Standard Digital

Tuskys throws Nakumatt lifeline in proposed merger deal... +

Troubled Nakumatt Supermarket has turned to its rival Tuskys for a merger deal in a bid to contain its cash flow crisis and rescue it from imminent collapse....

 2017-09-18 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Rare South African brandy sells for R60 000 at Nederburg Charity Auction... +

A once-off, 40-year-old potstill brandy from Van Ryns Distillery in Stellenbosch was sold for R60 000 at the Nederburg Charity Auction....

 2017-09-18 12:45 

News24

Corporal punishment on the rise, says Motshekga... +

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says corporal punishment appears to be on the rise in schools, despite it being against the law for more than two decades....

 2017-09-18 12:45 

News24

Tsvangirai stable, urges Zimbabweans to register to vote... +

Zimbabwe's main opposition leader and former prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, is in a stable condition at an undisclosed South African hospital after being airlifted from Harare in the early hours of Friday morning....

 2017-09-18 12:45 

News24

School principal, teacher face sexual misconduct charges... +

A school principal, a teacher and a security guard at a school are facing charges of sexual misconduct, says the KwaZulu-Natal department of education....

 2017-09-18 12:36 

Business Live

Matthews Phosa will back huge land claim by Xhosa king... +

Phosa was at Nqadu Great Place at the weekend to pay homage to King Mpendulo Zwelonke Sigcawuthe and to present him with livestock and a stuffed lion...

 2017-09-18 12:35 

Business Live

SA's 'health gap' is still one of the world's worst, says new study... +

The global study also found that one of the major causes of illness and death, which is soaring across all socio-economic groups, is highly preventable...

 2017-09-18 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Fuel price to hurt farmers... +

Farmers could be hit where it hurts the most, in their pockets, as fuel prices are expected to reach their highest in three years next month....

 2017-09-18 12:10 

Daily Nation

Doctors, counties sign pay CBA... +

Collective bargaining agreements for 44 counties adopted....

 2017-09-18 12:10 

Daily Nation

5 die in Kirinyaga crash... +

University student among the dead....

 2017-09-18 12:05 

SABC

Rohingya crisis: this is what genocide looks like... +

The world is witnessing a state-orchestrated humanitarian catastrophe on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border. ...

 2017-09-18 12:05 

Business Report (IOL)

KPMG must be taken to task and will answer for their immoral conduct - ANC... +

The ANC says that they welcome KPMG admitting that their report on SARS lacked sufficient evidence to conclude findings of a Rogue Unit....

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