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South African Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga.
South African Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga.

Government is on track to achieving NDP's key objectives: Motshekga

Sunday 25 September 2016 17:27

Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, says government is on track to achieving the National Development Plan's (NDP) key objectives.

Government is on track to achieving NDP's key objectives: Motshekga

Sunday 25 September 2016 17:27

Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, says government is on track to achieving the National Development Plan's (NDP) key objectives.

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Regulated trade ivory could yield development benefits: Zuma

Saturday 24 September 2016 16:37

South African President Jacob Zuma says regulated trade in ivory could yield huge development benefits for those residing in national parks and conservation areas.

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Cosatu demands implementation of minimum wage

Saturday 24 September 2016 07:07

Cosatu has called for a national strike on October 7 to demand the implementation of a minimum wage as well as to protest against labour brokers.

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Acsa attributes profits to new routes, growth in passenger volumes

Friday 23 September 2016 19:15

Airports Company South Africa has attributed a jump in profit for the year to new routes, growth in passenger volumes and non-aeronautical revenue.

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ANC lobby’s global ratings agency not to downgrade SA economy

Friday 23 September 2016 18:05

The African National Congress (ANC) says it held frank discussions with Moody's representatives in Johannesburg this week.

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MTN denies reports of bribing a top Nigerian govt official

Friday 23 September 2016 15:55

MTN has denied reports that it bribed a top Nigerian government official to reduce its fine.

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'Sanral failed to consider cheaper options to etolls'

Friday 23 September 2016 10:10

The City of Cape Town says it will be cheaper for road agency Sanral to budget for road upgrades and maintenance than to introduce a private tolling system.

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Rand stalls, stocks rally after rates kept on ice

Friday 23 September 2016 05:25

The rand rally fizzled after the central bank kept rates on hold.

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Consumer relief at unchanged repo rate

Thursday 22 September 2016 20:26

Consumers with heavy debt can breathe a sigh of relief as the Reserve Bank has left interest rates on hold, for now at least.

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S&P concerned over SA political tensions, low growth

Thursday 22 September 2016 19:20

Ratings Agency Standard and Poor's says it's concerned about the low economic growth in the country and increasing political tensions.

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