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Ramaphosa authorises SIU to probe Prasa, home affairs department: President Cyril Ramaphosa signed two proclamations authorising the Special Investigating Unit ...
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Ramaphosa authorises SIU to probe Prasa, home affairs department
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Ramaphosa unveils six key priorities to fix economy at ANC Manifesto Launch: President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced six priorities for the African National ...
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Ramaphosa unveils six key priorities to fix economy at ANC Manifesto ...
Quick Glance: Ramaphosa pledges 2.5 million jobs
  • ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa pledges to create 2.5 million job opportunities in the next five years.

  • Ramaphosa focuses on six priorities, including job creation and defending democracy.

  • He emphasized the importance of industrial growth, clean governance, and social responsibility.

  • Ramaphosa urged support in fighting corruption and stressed the significance of democracy.
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Putin's War in Ukraine Is Decimating the Russian Economy: Exploit his economic vulnerability to stop the bloodshed in Ukraine.
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Putin's War in Ukraine Is Decimating the Russian Economy
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Qantas profits down to $1.25b, Airbus A220 interiors revealed: Qantas reveals a strong first half finish for the current financial year (FY24). Plus ...
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Qantas profits down to $1.25b, Airbus A220 interiors revealed
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Elon Musk's labor fight in Sweden is hitting Tesla charging stations: The months-long battle between Nordic labor and the Tesla CEO has led to problems for the ...
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Elon Musk's labor fight in Sweden is hitting Tesla charging stations
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Three new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners join the Etihad Airways fleet as it flies towards ambitious growth
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Three new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners join the Etihad Airways fleet as it ...
Quick Glance: Etihad Enhances Fleet with Three Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners
  • Boeing’s 787 Dreamliners are more environmentally friendly than many other aircraft types.

  • Etihad Airways strengthens its fleet by integrating three new Dreamliners in line with the growth plan Journey 2030.

  • The new aircraft feature state-of-the-art amenities in the cabins of Business and Economy Class.

  • According to Boeing, each 787 Dreamliner requires approximately 2.3 million components from in-house production and global suppliers.
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Amplats Weighs Cutting 3,700 Jobs After Metal Prices Slump: Anglo American Platinum Ltd. has proposed a restructuring that may affect 3,700 jobs across its South ...
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Amplats Weighs Cutting 3,700 Jobs After Metal Prices Slump
Quick Glance: Anglo American Cuts 3,700 Jobs Amid Price Drop
  • Anglo American Platinum plans to cut 3,700 jobs in South Africa to enhance division performance.

  • Amplats' profits decreased due to economic uncertainty and a 35% drop in platinum group metals prices.

  • Approximately one-fifth of Amplats' total workforce faces job cuts, with an additional 620 contractors under review.

  • Anglo American implemented further cost-cutting measures due to prolonged low prices, impacting Amplats' struggles.
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Economy: Germany overtakes Japan as number three in the global economy: Economic output in Japan has shrunk in the past two quarters due to weak domestic demand ...
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Economy: Germany overtakes Japan as number three in the global economy
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Closure of the Müller yogurt plant is a blow for Heilbronn: The announced closure of the Heilbronn yoghurt plant is part of the bad news from the German economy ...
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Closure of the Müller yogurt plant is a blow for Heilbronn
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Mike Procter — a cricketing colossus who epitomised the best of the game: South African cricketing great Mike Procter, 77,died in Durban on Saturday ...
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Mike Procter — a cricketing colossus who epitomised the best of the game
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Israel-Hamas war takes its toll on Israel's economy : Israel's economic output plummeted in the final three months of 2023, mainly driven by a large ...
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Israel-Hamas war takes its toll on Israel's economy
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Economy: Almost every second self-employed person complains about a lack of orders
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Economy: Almost every second self-employed person complains about a lack ...
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Volvo’s innovative all-electric EX30 touches down in Mzansi: Volvo SA has released full details on the new EX30 crossover, which has just landed on local shores ...
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Volvo’s innovative all-electric EX30 touches down in Mzansi
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Berlinale Opening 2024: Stars like Matt Damon, Cillian Murphy - and a protest against the AfD
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Berlinale Opening 2024: Stars like Matt Damon, Cillian Murphy - and a ...
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Economy: Why Japan's economic decline was to be expected: Germany overtakes Japan in the global economic rankings. From an expert's point of view, however ...
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Economy: Why Japan's economic decline was to be expected
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AI can restore the jobs that automation and globalization killed, a report says: AI could bring about more quality jobs to more workers, MIT economist David ...
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AI can restore the jobs that automation and globalization killed ...
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EFF manifesto’s main points — nationalise stuff, scrap provinces and legalise dope
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EFF manifesto’s main points — nationalise stuff, scrap provinces and ...
Quick Glance: Key Points of the EFF Manifesto
  • The manifesto with the slogan Land, Jobs and Electricity targets workers, unemployed people, and young individuals.

  • Special emphasis is placed on young people, students, and the LGBTQI+ community.
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Milan, Italy to Johannesburg, South Africa for only €481 roundtrip (Mar dates): Cheap flights from Milan, Italy to Johannesburg, South Africa for only €481 ...
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Milan, Italy to Johannesburg, South Africa for only €481 roundtrip (Mar ...
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The meagre pickings of trickle-down economics are the new opiate of SA’s masses: Trickle-down ensures that sub-standard education persists in the lower grades ...
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The meagre pickings of trickle-down economics are the new opiate of SA’s ...
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Public Protector Gcaleka believes SA needs a courageous response to corruption: We need to start reading books about anti-corruption to our children and ensure ...
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Public Protector Gcaleka believes SA needs a courageous response to ...
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After the Bell: Before BIG, South Africa needs to show it can build big: As we know, governing is about balances: short-term vs long-term; tax vs growth; ...
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After the Bell: Before BIG, South Africa needs to show it can build big
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Super Bowl LVIII drew the largest audience since the 1969 moon landing: Call it the Taylor Swift effect: Super Bowl LVIII smashed records, drawing 123 ...
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Super Bowl LVIII drew the largest audience since the 1969 moon landing
Quick Glance: NFL Power Rankings: Chiefs Continue Dominance
  • Kansas City Chiefs have definitively answered questions about their dominance as the newest NFL dynasty.

  • San Francisco 49ers will return almost intact in 2024 with an easier path to Super Bowl than Chiefs.

  • Buffalo narrowly missed overtime against Kansas City in the playoffs.

  • Detroit Lions were undoubtedly the franchise's best team of the Super Bowl era, but could be surpassed in 2024.
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South Africa headteacher shooting: Arrested pupil may be tried as adult: The 13-year-old allegedly shot his principal in an incident that has shocked many South ...
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South Africa headteacher shooting: Arrested pupil may be tried as adult
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UK cities to Cape Town, South Africa from only £398 roundtrip (Jan-Feb dates): Cheap flights from UK cities to Cape Town, South Africa from only £398 roundtrip ...
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UK cities to Cape Town, South Africa from only £398 roundtrip (Jan-Feb ...
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DA Manifesto 2024: John Steenhuisen presents bold plan to ‘rescue South Africa’: Highlighting the Multi-Party Charter as a game-changer for uniting opposition ...
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DA Manifesto 2024: John Steenhuisen presents bold plan to ‘rescue South ...
Quick Glance: DA Rejects ANC Pleas for Extended Time
  • DA leader John Steenhuisen reveals ANC pleading for more time to release cadre deployment records.

  • DA approached ConCourt to compel ANC to release 2013 records when Ramaphosa led deployment committee.

  • Steenhuisen exposes ANC's plea for extra time, emphasizing the importance of timely disclosure.

  • DA emphasizes importance of case in rectifying governance issues, pointing to direct impact of deployment committee's actions.
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Madly in love — Valentine’s hugs and kisses from the hearts of kleptocrats to you, lovely fools
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Madly in love — Valentine’s hugs and kisses from the hearts of kleptocrats ...
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German tire firm Continental to slash 7,150 jobs: Continental, based in Hanover, is the world's third-largest automotive supplier. The company is the latest ...
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German tire firm Continental to slash 7,150 jobs
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Five key takeaways from Gauteng Premier Lesufi’s speech to a tough Nasrec crowd: At the heart of Lesufi’s speech were crime prevention efforts and plans to make ...
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Five key takeaways from Gauteng Premier Lesufi’s speech to a tough Nasrec ...
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Tapping into Sarb’s pot of gold and currency reserve funds gives public finances breathing space
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Tapping into Sarb’s pot of gold and currency reserve funds gives public ...
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Families are using re-created voices of gun violence victims to call lawmakers: The families of Oliver and five others killed with guns are using AI to create ...
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Families are using re-created voices of gun violence victims to call ...
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Markets, analysts give Godongwana’s Budget a cautious cheer: Sin taxes are going up. But markets and analysts have raised a cautious glass to the 2024 Budget ...
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Markets, analysts give Godongwana’s Budget a cautious cheer
Quick Glance: South Africa Boosts Welfare Grants Before May Election
  • South Africa's Finance Minister has increased welfare payments for over 18 million people ahead of the upcoming election.

  • The ruling ANC faces a challenge as opposition parties aim to double social grants.

  • Economic constraints limit government flexibility despite pressure to reduce the budget deficit.

  • The Finance Minister announced raises in payments for the elderly, veterans, and disabled to maintain voter satisfaction.
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Kenya scraps entry fee for South Africans and other foreign nationals | Africanews
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Kenya scraps entry fee for South Africans and other foreign nationals | ...
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Budget 2024: Godongwana urged to implement reforms, invest in infrastructure: Minister of Finance Enoch Godongwana will deliver his Budget amid a tough economic ...
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Budget 2024: Godongwana urged to implement reforms, invest in ...
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Budget 2024: South Africans should not expect a hike in VAT, says tax expert: While South Africans are stressing about a possible increase in taxes ...
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Budget 2024: South Africans should not expect a hike in VAT ...
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After Free Trade: Trump’s Legacy and the Future of the Global Economy: Trump’s legacy and the future of the global economy.
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After Free Trade: Trump’s Legacy and the Future of the Global Economy
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Patagonia’s innovative nonprofit made a $5.2 million donation to preserve ‘America’s Amazon’
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Patagonia’s innovative nonprofit made a $5.2 million donation to preserve ...
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Trump takes 11-point lead over Biden on economy: Poll: Former President Trump has a large lead over President Biden in a new poll released by the Financial Times ...
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Trump takes 11-point lead over Biden on economy: Poll
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Public sector wages, grants get 60% of the Budget: In a clear bid to make this a people-friendly Budget in an election year, 60% of the Budget – R3 ...
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Public sector wages, grants get 60% of the Budget
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Can Africa’s new free trade treaty boost business on the continent?: African countries that have long traded with others outside the continent are now shipping ...
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Can Africa’s new free trade treaty boost business on the continent?