14 C
Port Elizabeth
Monday, September 25, 2017

Unemployment falls to 23.9%

South Africa's unemployment rate fell to 23.9% in the fourth quarter of 2011, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday. Releasing the Quarterly Labour...

JSE trading restored

Trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has been restored following delays yesterday morning. "All JSE markets have been restored. The currency futures and interest...

Marula beer empowers Limpopo women

With the start of the marula season, hundreds of unemployed Limpopo women have collected wild marula fruits and started making beer to sell to...

JSE fixing news feed service

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) says it is working on restoring its news feed, which is down due to technical problems. "The JSE has advised...

SA won’t nationalise mines – Shabangu

Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu has reiterated that South Africa would not nationalise its mines at a critical African Mining Indaba today, where  she...

Greek debt talks with creditors to continue

A new crisis meeting chaired by Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos will be held with auditors of the EU/International Monetary Fund (IMF) lenders and...

Automotive boost for Eastern Cape

China's oldest and largest automobile manufacturer, First Automobile Works (FAW), plans to strengthen its already considerable South African presence in 2012 by investing US$100-million...

DRDGold could axe 1,800 workers

Gold producer DRDGold could cut up to 1,800 jobs when it stops mining two shafts at the embattled Blyvoor operation, it said today DRDGold...

Deal on second bailout to Greece close

A final agreement on the terms of the release of a second aid package to Greece is close, but the debt-laden country needs to...

Mining industry must transform – Shabangu

Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu has called for sustainable growth and development in the mining sector to "ensure the speedy realisation of government's transformation...

Weather

Port Elizabeth
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Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Currency

ZAR - South African Rand
USD
13.2397
GBP
17.9638
EUR
15.8360
AUD
10.5496
CNY
2.0095
JPY
0.1182