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BUSA says continued violence against foreign nationals is sending a negative message to the international business community. ( )

BUSA fears xenophobic attacks could impact investor confidence

Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) on Sunday expressed concern that the violence against foreign nationals could have a damaging effect on investor sentiment.

Police were on scene to investigate the cause of the fire.
Five killed in Cape shack fires
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:55
Eskom implemented stage two blackouts on Saturday.
Eskom continues with load shedding
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:34
Police were on scene to investigate the cause of the fire.
Five killed in Cape shack fires
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:55
Eskom implemented stage two blackouts on Saturday.
Eskom continues with load shedding
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:34
Limusa President dies in road accident
Sunday 19 April 2015 09:27

South Africa

Police were on scene to investigate the cause of the fire.
Five killed in Cape shack fires

Sunday 19 April 2015 11:55

Five people were killed in three separate fires in the Cape Peninsula on Sunday morning, the City of Cape Town Fire Service said.

Africa

 IMF approved a $918million financial assistance to Ghana earlier in April.
Ghana's IMF program likely to free up other lending: Lagarde

Sunday 19 April 2015 10:00

The head of the International Monetary Fund said on Saturday that a new IMF support program for Ghana would likely unlock lending from other bilateral institutions.

World

Clinton faces early test on US -Pacific Rim trade deal fight

Sunday 19 April 2015 07:00

Less than a week after formally launching her presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton is already being tested.

Politics

Mmusi Maimane has expressed confidence that he will be able to replace Helen Zille as the DA national leader.
Maimane’s leadership has been strategic: Analyst

Sunday 19 April 2015 10:20

Political analyst Joleen Steyn Kotze says Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary Leader Mmusi Maimane has to understand what South Africans are thinking and feeling.

Business

BUSA fears xenophobic attacks could impact investor confidence

Sunday 19 April 2015 12:44

Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) on Sunday expressed concern that the violence against foreign nationals could have a damaging effect on investor sentiment.

Science

Eskom implemented stage two blackouts on Saturday.
Eskom continues with load shedding

Sunday 19 April 2015 11:34

Eskom implemented stage 1 load shedding and load curtailment from 08:00 on Sunday morning, and this is likely to continue until 22:00 on Sunday evening, says the power utility in a statement.

Lifestyle

Cassper Nyovest is one of the artists leading the pack with five nominations.
All roads lead to the SAMAs

Sunday 19 April 2015 11:28

Music revellers and people in the South African entertainment industry are flocking to Sun City Resort in the North West for the 21st annual South African Music Awards (SAMA).

Sport

Pollard's boot tramples Sharks

Sunday 19 April 2015 08:27

Flyhalf Handre Pollard kicked the Bulls to victory over the Sharks, scoring 12 points as the Pretoria-based side won 17-10 in Durban.

Opinion

Open Letter to South African President Jacob Zuma

Saturday 18 April 2015 20:21

Mozambique's best known writer,novelist and poet Mia Couto, writes an Open Letter to South African President Jacob Zuma, calling for action to halt attacks against foreigners in South Africa.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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