12 C
Port Elizabeth
Friday, August 18, 2017

Vehicle sales improve in January

ehicle sales in January, although subdued, have improved, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) said. "Aggregate industry sales had improved by...

Over 17,000 workers fired for illegal strike

Impala Platinum Holdings have announced that the company has dismissed in the region of 17,200 mine workers following illegal strikes at its Rustenburg...

Gordhan’s budget should boost business confidence

South Africa's upcoming Budget Speech needs to boost business confidence while at the same time, 2012 needs to be a year of implementation, says...

Direct flights to China to boost SA economy

Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk says direct flights from South Africa to China, which started this week, will go a long way in boosting...

SA records trade surplus in Dec

South Africa recorded a trade surplus of R4.7 billion in December 2011, says the South African Revenue Service (SARS). The data comes after a deficit...

SAA expands African reach

South African Airways has strengthened its network into Central Africa by introducing flights to Pointe Noire in the DRC, which beganĀ  last week it...

Africa targets free trade area by 2017

frica will target the establishment of a continental free trade area by 2017, said a document issued at the closing of the 18th summit...

Eskom warns public to cut back or face load shedding

Power utility Eskom has continued to call on South Africans and the corporate world to make a 10% savings on electricity. "Given the tightness of...

$6.9 billion needed to upgrade North-South Corridor

Billions of dollars will be needed to upgrade and maintain the North-South Corridor road network said President Jacob Zuma. "In order to upgrade and maintain...

Africa upbeat despite economic crisis – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma told the 26th NEPAD Heads of State and Government Orientation Committee meeting that Africa has recorded high growth levels and has...

Weather

Port Elizabeth
light rain
12 ° C
12 °
12 °
81%
5.7kmh
75%
Fri
16 °
Sat
16 °
Sun
18 °
Mon
21 °
Tue
19 °

Currency

ZAR - South African Rand
USD
13.2017
GBP
16.9888
EUR
15.4420
AUD
10.4649
CNY
1.9770
JPY
0.1199