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The human rights and Palestine solidarity organisation BDS South Africa has called on the South African government to immediately implement the declaration and resolution adopted at the ANC's recent congress calling for the "immediate and unconditional downgrade of the SA embassy in Israel to a ...
The South African government is taking urgent steps to diffuse a row with Lesotho after the country's King Letsie III was reportedly mistreated by South African officials at the border between the two countries. By PETER FABRICIUS. International Relations and Co-operation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu said on ...

SAP declined to comment on the agency's inquiry or give details about the contract but said it was conducting a review of all its deals with the South African government back to 2010. "SAP is aware of this contract which forms part of the broader ongoing SAP South Africa investigation," SAP spokesman ...
Cape Town - Ever wondered what kind music the South African government gets down to? Well, let's just say they seem to love their hip-hop. In a recent post the SA government's twitter account accidently posted that it had added Nadai Nakai's Naaa Meeaan music video to their YouTube playlist.
A few weeks back the shocking news (at least in the Western world) was announced from South Africa that the governing ANC Party was going to amend their constitution and proceed with land expropriation without compensation (LEWC). Their rationale? The land redistribution process has been too slow ...
SAP declined to comment on the agency's inquiry or give details about the contract but said it was conducting a review of all its deals with the South African government back to 2010. “SAP is aware of this contract which forms part of the broader ongoing SAP South Africa investigation,” SAP spokesman ...

... is no different from the murder rate down the road”. Laming cast doubt on the South African government's willingness to tell the truth about attacks on farmers. “We need a South African government that starts counting the toll,” he said. “We need a South African government that doesn't paper over reality.” ...
China South Rail (CSR), the company that allegedly paid R5bn in bribes to the Guptas, has asked the South African government for exemptions on its local content commitments worth R5bn. News24 is reporting that CRRC, which was formed when CSR and fellow Chinese rail giant China North Rail (CNR) ...
A far-left South African politician told white farmers “if they want to go, they must go” at a rally Wednesday, adding fuel to a politically charged fire surrounding land rights in the county. Led by recently elected President Cyril Ramaphosa, the South African government is exploring changing the constitution to ...
On Friday, the South African government expressed concern at having its request to be excluded from the USA recent import tariffs on aluminium and steel rejected. Minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies held a telephonic meeting with US Ambassador CJ Mahoney, the Deputy United States Trade ...
JOHANNESBURG – The South African government has made formal submissions to ask for the country to be excluded from United States (US) President Donald Trump's proposed steel and aluminium tariffs. The Minister of Trade and Industry said South Africa posed no threat to the US steel and ...
All the massive investment funds that track the index would have been forced to sell their South African government bonds. Bank of America has estimated that South African bonds would have been sold off to the tune of $14 billon (R167 billion). This would have lowered the value of our bonds, and make it ...
Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize says the Ministry has resolved to step in to support dysfunctional and distressed municipalities in a bid to improve service delivery. The Minister said this when he briefed the media at the Imbizo Centre following two weeks ...
Speaking on the ABC's Insiders program yesterday, Ms Bishop conceded the South African government had been offended by Mr Dutton's remarks and rejected his suggestion white farmers were facing “horrific circumstances”. She said the Australian government had raised concerns about recent land ...
A new report has revealed shocking insights into the development of South Africa's controversial captive lion breeding industry. Despite widespread international condemnation, South Africa's controversial lion breeding industry has grown year-on-year and has links to wildlife trafficking, according to a new ...
Ms Kotze said she would consider the offer, if it was to eventuate, but the South African government reacted with fury. “The South African government is offended by the statements which have been attributed to the Australian Home Affairs Minister and a full retraction is expected,” South Africa's foreign ...
“We call on, and demand that president Ramaphosa places this matter [the Israeli occupation of Palestine] on the BRICS agenda,” said Naledi Pandor, South Africa's Minister of Higher Education on Wednesday. BRICS is the acronym for the association of five major emerging national economies: Brazil, ...

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Friday sidestepped a direct question about whether Australia would retract the statements, saying the High Commissioner has regular discussions with the South African government "on a range of issues and concerns" and citing the country's high murder rates.
One of the primary concerns expressed by the South African government in recent times has been the residency of these data centres. Understandably, governments are very sensitive about where there data is stored. The reason for their concern is linked to the regulation of data. Until recently SA's closest ...
The South African government has demanded that Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton retract his comments suggesting white farmers were being persecuted and should receive humanitarian protection from a "civilised country" such as Australia. This week, Mr Dutton said he had asked his ...
The South African government has hit back at Peter Dutton's claim that Afrikaans farmers needed help from a “civilised country” like Australia, declaring white farmers were not facing state-sanctioned persecution in the African nation. The South African foreign ministry released a statement to news agency ...
Sizani says that many Germans have questioned the South African government's plan to expropriate land without compensation, expressing concern over the debate. “People have been asking us 'the first time you go and speak in Parliament, we hear you going to expropriate land without compensation, ...
Some of the neighboring countries like Botswana and Zambia have issued a ban on South African meat exports. AddThis Sharing. 00. SHARES. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to LinkedIn Share to WhatsApp Share to Email. Published. 7 hours ago. on. March 8, 2018. By. Jeremy Whannell. South Africa is on the ...
This is the factory the South African government believes is responsible for the biggest listeriosis outbreak in the world. James de Villiers , Business Insider SA. Mar 05, 2018, 02:53 PM. The Enterprise Foods facility in Polokwane. An Enterprise Foods factory in Polokwane was identified on Sunday as the main culprit behind ...
DAMASCUS, SYRIA (2:00 A.M)- South Africa, a former victim of the notorious 'Aparthied' System, that saw praise from Israeli leaders such as Yitzhak Rabin, has just announced its decision to begin taking steps to cut diplomatic ties to Israel. Minister Naledi Pandor, of the African National Congress (ANC) ...
JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Faced with criticism from opposition parties over an increase in value-added-tax (VAT), South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) said on Sunday it will increase the list of zero-rated and tax-free items. According to ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule, ...
The South African government through Trade Invest Africa (TIA) an Initiative of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), remains committed to the agenda of intra-African investment. This was said by the Head of TIA, Ms Lerato Mataboge. Mataboge was speaking during the networking session where ...
Zimbabwean children held for three months by South African government. Kids aged between two and 12 taken into custody, no contact with parents. Photo of a Zimbabwean passport Delays in getting Zimbabwean passports and their cost are frustrating legal immigration. Photo: Brent Meersman. By Tariro ...
CAPE TOWN – Deputy Mineral Resources Minister Godfrey Oliphant said on Thursday the South African government had taken a decision to gradually regularise the activities of illegal miners on a merit basis. Illegal mining is prevalent in South Africa, and forms part of an underground economy, with ...
SOUTH Africa has slapped down Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton's potential offer to bring persecuted white farmers to Australia on humanitarian visas. The South African Foreign Ministry has responded angrily to the Turnbull Government Minister's proposal, saying there was no threat to white farmers in ...
South Africa's legislature has passed a motion allowing the seizure of land from White South Africans without any compensation. The Daily Mail reports that a 2017 audit found 72 percent of farmland is owned by minority White people, down only slightly from 83 percent during Apartheid. With an majority of ...
Quinn said the South African government has helped her to stay in contact with her brother, and to send packages, money, and medication to him in prison, but they were waiting for the court process to finish before calling on them to intervene. South Africa's government has tried to play a peacemaking role ...
I have not had any contact with the South African government today. My request would be is to do the best they can and at least clarify," says an emotional Endley. "I just heard from a mutual friend in Juba that when the sentence was given the judge even declared that all evidence against William will be ...
The South African government through Trade Invest Africa (TIA) an Initiative of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), remains committed to the agenda of intra-African investment. This was said by the Head of TIA, Ms Lerato Mataboge. Mataboge was speaking during the networking session where ...
Zimbabwean children held for three months by South African government. Kids aged between two and 12 taken into custody, no contact with parents. Photo of a Zimbabwean passport Delays in getting Zimbabwean passports and their cost are frustrating legal immigration. Photo: Brent Meersman. By Tariro ...
The Chinese embassy in Pretoria on Thursday strongly protested to the South African government about the visit of the exiled president of the Tibetan government in exile, Lobsang Sangay, which it said had “undermined the political trust between China and South Africa” and would discourage Chinese ...
In this photo supplied by the South African Government Communications and Information Services (GCIS) South African President Jacob Zuma, left, and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, right, with minsters and deputy ministers at a scheduled routine meeting of Cabinet Committees at parliament in ...
In this photo supplied by the South African Government Communications and Information Services (GCIS) South African President Jacob Zuma, left, and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, right, with minsters and deputy ministers at a scheduled routine meeting of Cabinet Committees at parliament in ...
CAPE TOWN – Deputy Mineral Resources Minister Godfrey Oliphant said on Thursday the South African government had taken a decision to gradually regularise the activities of illegal miners on a merit basis. Illegal mining is prevalent in South Africa, and forms part of an underground economy, with ...
The South African government's communications department has set a deadline of March 31 for registration to receive subsidised digital-terrestrial set-top boxes in the North West and Free State provinces. Families earning below ZAR3,200 (€189) qualify to receive the government-subsidised decoders.
... South African government didn't want you to see. P.S. This documentary, and my trip to South Africa, is 100 per cent independent — which means it has to be 100% crowdfunded. Please help us cover our costs: everything from our flights to our camera gear to our security. The government of South Africa ...
“The second financing includes a syndicated loan and incentives to reach more women-owned enterprises within the general SME segments, in alignment with World Bank Group and the government of South Africa objectives to reach deeper into the economy,” the IFC said in its statement. The programme ...
Team South Africa led by the Ministers of Mineral Resources, Mr. Mosebenzi Zwane and Trade and Industry Minister, Dr. Rob Davies continues to promote the country's mineral and mining during their Investment Q&A Session on the sidelines of the Mining Indaba at the Cape Town International Convention ...
South Africa's government is strengthening the regulatory framework to prevent and combat the spread of the Oriental Fruit Fly in the country. The Department of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries is alerting individuals‚ municipal authorities‚ traditional authorities‚ farmers‚ fruit and vegetables industries and ...
Some of Sooklal's insights into Thales' involvement in the arms deal have surfaced before, but the former arms agent and lawyer added further explosive claims with regards to the highly contentious series of weapons contracts the South African government entered into with European arms suppliers in the ...
Most of Saturday was spent hearing evidence on crimes committed by multinational corporations who violated the UN embargo and continued to trade with the South African government. A particular litigation for reparation from companies in the United States was among the focal point of the day, Known ...
The South African government has revealed the number of rhinos illegally killed last year, suggesting measures to reduce poaching have had limited success. A total of 1,028 rhino were poached from 1 January to 31 December 2017, compared to 1,054 in the same period for 2016, "representing a ...
One of the South African government's key priorities will be infrastructure maintenance which was cited as one of the reasons for the water crisis in the Western Cape province, Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, said on Thursday. Cape Town faces ...
A South African public health campaign group has pledged to hold the government to account for the “health crisis”. The Treatment Action Campaign, a group working for access to quality public healthcare in South Africa, has called on national leaders to “thoroughly review” the country's healthcare system.
However, the death toll among so-called traced patients is much higher, topping 40 percent. Neither South Africa nor WHO have yet identified the source of the deadly pathogen, but the investigation is continuing. The South African government suspects a food source is responsible for the outbreak that has ...


 

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