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The pressure on household disposable income will continue to be squeezed due to increased rates and tariffs. ( )

More pressure for SA households with increased rates and tariffs

Households across the country are expected to dig deeper into their pockets as prices for rates and services increase as of Friday.

The N2 near Borchards Quarry, direction Cape Town is closed due to protest action.
N2 protest action resumes
Friday 1 July 2016 08:31
Durban Tourism believes more than 55 000 people will descend on the City for the star-studded event this weekend.
Durban July fever in the air
Friday 1 July 2016 07:48
The N2 near Borchards Quarry, direction Cape Town is closed due to protest action.
N2 protest action resumes
Friday 1 July 2016 08:31
Durban Tourism believes more than 55 000 people will descend on the City for the star-studded event this weekend.
Durban July fever in the air
Friday 1 July 2016 07:48
The company says vehicles that will be recalled in the country include 260 units of  the Lexus CT 200H and 270 Toyota Prius models.
Toyota SA to be affected by recall
Friday 1 July 2016 06:14
Statistician General Pali Lehohla released the latest figures this evening at the Presidential Guest House in Tshwane.(
A symbolic reburial ceremony for the three MK members will take place in Freedom Park in Pretoria on Friday.
AB InBev has committed to investing 1 billion rand over five years in to the agriculture sector.
Statistician General Pali Lehohla released the latest figures this evening at the Presidential Guest House in Tshwane.(
A symbolic reburial ceremony for the three MK members will take place in Freedom Park in Pretoria on Friday.
AB InBev has committed to investing 1 billion rand over five years in to the agriculture sector.

South Africa

Millions of South Africans sleep hungry: Survey

Friday 1 July 2016 08:11

About 2.2 million households indicated that they had skipped a meal - with the Eastern Cape as the largest province with the number of people.

Africa

A customer uses her cell-phone to access the Sidian Bank mobile-app inside the banking hall at the Sidian Bank headquarters on the outskirts of Kenya's capital Nairobi, June 29, 2016.
Uber driver data in Kenya helps bridge credit gap

Thursday 30 June 2016 16:26

Under the Sidian Bank scheme, Uber's app for booking cars and registering customer satisfaction provides the data the lender needs to decide.

World

Police officers patrol at the country's largest airport, Istanbul Ataturk, following yesterday's blast in Istanbul, Turkey, June 29, 2016.
Istanbul bombers are Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz

Thursday 30 June 2016 14:45

The three bombers opened fire to create panic outside and killed 42 people are said to be from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.

Politics

The N2 near Borchards Quarry, direction Cape Town is closed due to protest action.
N2 protest action resumes

Friday 1 July 2016 08:31

Police have been deployed to the N2 near the Cape Town International Airport where protest action has resumed.

Business

The company says vehicles that will be recalled in the country include 260 units of  the Lexus CT 200H and 270 Toyota Prius models.
Toyota SA to be affected by recall

Friday 1 July 2016 06:14

Toyota South Africa has confirmed that over 500 vehicles will be affected by a global recall implemented by the automaker.

Science

US opens investigation in Tesla after fatal crash in Autopilot mode

Friday 1 July 2016 06:08

A fatal accident in which the driver of a Tesla car operating in Autopilot mode was killed in a collision with a truck has prompted an investigation by federal highway safety regulators.

Lifestyle

Durban Tourism believes more than 55 000 people will descend on the City for the star-studded event this weekend.
Durban July fever in the air

Friday 1 July 2016 07:48

The spectacular Durban July is just hours away and the City of Durban says it is ready to host one of the country's biggest horse-racing extravaganzas.

Sport

Portugal beat Poland on penalties to reach semi-final

Friday 1 July 2016 05:53

Portugal reached the semi-finals of Euro 2016 by beating Poland 5-3 on penalties.

Opinion

 Celebrated South African poet Adam Small passed away at the age of 79.
Adam Small, SA’s poet, prophet and man of the people, has gone home

Thursday 30 June 2016 11:43

The death on June 25 2016 of Adam Small, the South African Black Consciousness activist, Afrikaans poet and revered academic, was not unexpected.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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