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 2021-12-01 14:00 

Mail & Guardian

Shell's 'corporate social responsibility' in its intent to mine the Wild Coast is worse than greenwashing...

Shell says it endorses environmental impact assessments, public participation, international standards and human rights, but these played no role in its decision to do seismic surveys The post Shell's 'corporate social responsibility' in its i...

 2021-12-01 13:40 

Business Live

Saccawu to take wage proposal by Massmart to striking workers...

Saccawu members began striking on November 19 in support of a demand for a R500 hike across the board, rejecting Massmart's proposal of R320...

 2021-12-01 13:39 

Business Live

BJORN LOMBORG: Smarter, cheaper way is needed to move to green energy...

If we can innovate the price of low-carbon energy below that generated from fossil fuels, everyone will switch...

 2021-12-01 13:39 

Business Live

Global markets rebound from Tuesday's sell-off...

Investors fears about Omicron variant ease, though the Fed's hawkish tapering comments are lurking in the background...

 2021-12-01 13:39 

News24

Illegal connections: About 700 Soweto homes in the dark after Eskom disconnects its power...

About 700 houses in Diepkloof Zone 3, Soweto, remain dark after Eskom disconnected its power supply....

 2021-12-01 13:27 

News24

Unemployed Limpopo woman bags R50 million in lotto draw...

A 28-year-old Limpopo woman has been identified as the winner of a R50 million PowerBall Plus prize....

 2021-12-01 13:26 

News24

Vaccinating children will benefit them, says Section 27 as it gears up for ACDP court case...

The fastest way to ensure all South African children get a chance at a decent education is if they are vaccinated and return to full-time schooling....

 2021-12-01 12:51 

News24

WATCH | Ramaphosa intervenes in hurdles faced by SA business in Nigeria during high-level talks...

President Cyril Ramaphosa said he could not run away from the "maze of challenges and difficulties" of doing business in Nigeria in his high-level talks with his counterpart President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday....

 2021-12-01 12:46 

Business Live

'World-class' Alex Carey set to make Test debut against England...

Australia left without a wicketkeeper after captain resigns over a sexting incident...

 2021-12-01 12:45 

Business Live

LETTER : Science is always provisional...

It's openness to being proved wrong makes it the surest way forward...

 2021-12-01 12:45 

Business Live

Popia isn't about ending personalised marketing, but rather getting brands to do it the right way...

For forward-thinking companies, Popia simply translates best practice into law...

 2021-12-01 12:44 

Business Live

ANC MPs reject DA's pension reform bill...

The bill would have allowed the financially distressed access to a portion of their pension funds...

 2021-12-01 12:33 

Business Report (IOL)

Don't start 2022 in a cash crunch...
 2021-12-01 12:20 

Mail & Guardian

PODCAST: How South Africa fits into the global economy, pt 2...

Michael Power chats to the M&G editor-in-chief and business journalists about South Africa and its place in the global economy The post PODCAST: How South Africa fits into the global economy, pt 2 appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-12-01 12:05 

News24

Covid-19: Is Gauteng already in the 4th wave? Professor Madhi says yes, according to positivity rate data...

Covid-19 cases are increasing in South Africa and Professor Shabir Madhi tells Health24 what people can do to reduce the severity of the fourth wave....

 2021-12-01 12:05 

News24

Ballito Rage cancelled after 36 positive Covid-19 cases found among guests, staff...

The Ballito Rage festival has been cancelled after 36 people tested positive for Covid-19....

 2021-12-01 11:58 

News24

No cruise ship cheer for Cape Town tourism amid Omicron alarm...

The docking of the Europa passenger liner in Cape Town on Tuesday was meant to be a ribbon-cutting celebration marking the official start of the cruise ship season in South Africa's top tourist hub, the first since the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2021-12-01 11:49 

Business Live

WATCH: African Bank returns to profit...

Business Day TV spoke to CEO Kennedy Bungane about the company's full-year results...

 2021-12-01 11:49 

Business Live

ELTON DORKIN: Covid-19 is not only about you, it's about every human being — get vaccinated...

The choice is inherently communal: my individual health choice either reduces or increases the burden on the country's health system; it either drives transmission or reduces it...

 2021-12-01 11:48 

Business Live

Sars to challenge Jacob Zuma tax ruling...

High Court has ruled that Financial Mail and amaBhungane be grantged access to the tax records of former president Jacob Zuma...

 2021-12-01 11:36 

Business Report (IOL)

December fuel price was miscalculated by six cents, department admits...
 2021-12-01 11:14 

News24

2021: Events that marked a tumultuous year...

From the Covid pandemic to the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and extreme weather, we look back on the key events of 2021....

 2021-12-01 11:10 

News24

Petrol price increase was wrong, energy dept admits...

While the petrol price still went up on Wednesday, it was by 75c per litre, and not 81c as the department of mineral resources and energy (DMRE) incorrectly stated this week....

 2021-12-01 11:04 

News24

Cricket SA board grants extension on submission of Ombudsman's SJN report...

Cricket South Africa's board on Wednesday granted the Social Justice and Nation-building Ombudsman an extension on the final submission of the report....

 2021-12-01 11:03 

Business Report (IOL)

The effect of Covid-19 on small business and digitalization...
 2021-12-01 11:00 

Mail & Guardian

Zambian president's first 100 days...

Hakainde Hichilema came to power on a wave of optimism. Has he delivered? The post Zambian president's first 100 days appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-12-01 10:53 

Business Live

Ethiopia claims big victory against Tigray rebels...

Ethiopia's government said its forces have recaptured a swathe of territory in the north of the country in a major counter-offensive against fighters loyal to the dissident Tigray province and have gained the upper hand in a year-long civil war....

 2021-12-01 10:53 

Business Live

OLIVER DICKSON: Why has Ebrahim Patel not opened bidding process for lottery licence?...

This now seems either a blatant dereliction of duty or the early warning signs of a potential conflict of interest...

 2021-12-01 10:23 

News24

Cape Town man dies in early morning house fire...

A Cape Town man has died in a house fire in the early hours of Wednesday....

 2021-12-01 10:00 

Mail & Guardian

Omicron variant of Covid the dominant strain in South Africa...

It's time to get vaccinated because the Covid viral firestorm is spreading fast The post Omicron variant of Covid the dominant strain in South Africa appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-12-01 09:58 

Business Live

Cyril Ramaphosa and ministers hold talks with Muhammadu Buhari in Nigeria...

Ramaphosa began his four-nation visit to Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Ghana and Senegal with a private dinner with Buhari on Tuesday...

 2021-12-01 09:57 

Business Live

Bidcorp reports record first-quarter trading results and gains in market share...

Food services company has been able to pass on costs, offsetting inflation, labour shortages and supply-chain disruptions...

 2021-12-01 09:57 

Business Live

It's a mistake: petrol price is 'only' 75c/l, higher, says government...

The 6c difference to the original increase included wages for service-station worker, which were already adjusted in September...

 2021-12-01 09:32 

News24

WHO warns against Omicron travel bans as nations shut borders...

The World Health Organization has warned blanket travel bans will not prevent the spread of Omicron, as more countries rushed to impose curbs and the first cases of the new Covid strain were detected in Latin America....

 2021-12-01 09:29 

News24

Wife of 'El Chapo' sentenced to three years in prison...

A US judge sentenced Emma Coronel Aispuro, wife of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, to three years in prison Tuesday on charges of drug trafficking and money laundering....

 2021-12-01 09:28 

Mail & Guardian

WATCH: How safe are vaccinated people from the Omicron?...

Leading vaccinologist, Professor Shabir Madhi explains how South Africa is lagging behind in vaccinations and how this could affect the newest variant The post WATCH: How safe are vaccinated people from the Omicron? appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-12-01 09:15 

Business Report (IOL)

Small industrialists will grow the economy if red tape removed...
 2021-12-01 09:03 

Business Live

Of 20,000 Amazon employees who caught Covid-19, did just 27 really get it at work?...

The available information 'is screaming for an investigation', Eric Frumin, the Strategic Organizing Center's health director, says...

 2021-12-01 09:03 

Business Live

JSE gains as investors consider comments by Jerome Powell...

The US Fed chair says the central bank can taper its bond purchases at an even faster clip than the $15bn-a-month schedule announced in November...

 2021-12-01 08:58 

Mail & Guardian

Tribute: David Lacey, the greatest football correspondent ever to write in English...

David Lacey, who died earlier this month at age 83, leaves an imposing legacy: his writing is the standard by which every football journalist will forever be judged The post Tribute: David Lacey, the greatest football correspondent ever to write in Englis...

 2021-12-01 08:51 

News24

North West couple in court on murder charge after 4-month-old baby dies of malnutrition...

Seun Joubert, 44, and Isabelle Francis, 35, from Alabama in Klerksdorp, have been charged with murdering their 4-month-old baby. The child allegedly died of complications related to malnutrition....

 2021-12-01 08:42 

Business Report (IOL)

Nedbank's Bosman: climate crisis is 'defining battleground of our time'...
 2021-12-01 08:42 

Mail & Guardian

Small businesses need more climate financing...

Small businesses are integral to climate-change mitigation, adaptation and resilience. But they need to be given the funds and support to succeed The post Small businesses need more climate financing appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-12-01 08:32 

Business Report (IOL)

Agriculture sector expected to emerge unscathed by Omicron disruption, says Agbiz...
 2021-12-01 08:27 

Business Report (IOL)

Vukile Property Fund says its ready to pay dividends and restart strategic, accretive growth journey in the country...
 2021-12-01 08:23 

Mail & Guardian

What the Omicron variant and Mashaba's election ticket have in common...

Stigmatising the marginalised is driven by vested interests, both in the case of African foreign nationals subject to xenophobia and South Africans facing economic doom The post What the Omicron variant and Mashaba's election ticket have in common app...

 2021-12-01 08:14 

Mail & Guardian

DRC investigates Kabila for corruption...

Last week, journalists exposed corruption linked to Joseph Kabila. Now a judicial inquiry is looking into the former president's link with a major bank The post DRC investigates Kabila for corruption appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-12-01 08:10 

Business Report (IOL)

The rand: a perfect storm...
 2021-12-01 08:08 

Business Live

WATCH: Market Report...

Business Day TV spoke to Caroline Cremen from Adviceworx...

 2021-12-01 07:59 

Mail & Guardian

Ingonyama Trust to get permanent board...

Staff members suspended five years ago are now being reinstated The post Ingonyama Trust to get permanent board appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

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