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Port Elizabeth
Saturday, November 25, 2017

Deadline looms for public comments on Eskom tariffs

he public has until 20 November to make written submissions to the National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) in respect of Eskom's total 16%...

Tax revenue grows 10% as Sars collects extra R4bn

Tax revenue grew by R68.5 billion in the last financial year - to total R742.6 billion - R3.9 billion more than forecast by the...

Govt pursuing strategy to link producers with retailers

Government is pursuing a strategy of linking small producers with major retailers such as Wallmart, Pick n Pay and Spar to sell their produce...

Eskom wants 16% tariff increase

Power utility Eskom announced today that it has applied for a 16% annual increase in electricity rates over five years to pay for new...

Fisheries to probe officials linked to tender irregularities

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is to investigate whether any individuals - both inside and outside the department - were involved in...

Govt grants SAA R5-billion guarantee

Government has granted South African Airways a R5 billion guarantee for a period of two years starting from 1 September 2012. A statement issued by...

Eco protectionism a threat to African products

The increased requirements for health and safety are one of the threats to African products in international markets, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob...

What does absenteeism REALLY cost?

Companies are losing more than R12 billion annually due to absenteeism in South Africa. According to Stats SA, in 2000, 0.7 million workers were...

Gigaba: SAA board resignations ‘bizarre’

The Minister of Public Enterprises, Malusi Gigaba, has called the resignations of the South African Airways (SAA) chairwoman Cheryl Carolus and seven Non-Executive Directors...

Government notes Moody’s decision

The decision by rating agency Moody's Investor Services to downgrade South Africa's government bonds to Baa1 from A3 with a negative outlook has been...

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