Mitchel McMillan

Broadening the scope in emerging economies and the emergence of autonomous flight technology

DUBLIN, June 4, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The report “Helicopter Tourism Market Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Tourism Type and Property Type” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo The helicopter tourism market was valued at $ 745 million in 2020 …

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South African tourism welcomes United’s nonstop service to Johannesburg

On June 3, South African Tourism (SAT) and United Airlines celebrated the airline’s launch of a new daily non-stop service between New York / Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg (JNB). The new flight will depart Newark daily at 8:45 p.m. and arrive in …

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UPDATE 1-Businesses in the South African Rand as the dollar falls, are sourcing lightly.

(Updates the rand; adds stocks, bonds) JOHANNESBURG, June 4 (Reuters) – The South African rand strengthened on Friday and looked set for weekly gains, thanks to rising commodity prices and a weakening US dollar as investors turned to riskier but high yielding assets. At 3:30 p.m. GMT, the rand was …

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Outlook for Africa Finance Corporation’s rating upgraded to stable by Moody’s

NEW YORK,–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Africa Finance Corporation, the leading provider of infrastructure solutions in Africa, received an increase in its credit rating outlook from Moody’s Investors Service, which assigned a “stable” outlook. The decision ratifies the second investment grade ranking among African institutions for AFC, with Moody’s upholding the company’s …

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Telkom’s only gift to an MP – a Samsung S8 smartphone for Julius Malema

The Joint Committee on Ethics and Interests of Members of Parliament has published its register of financial interests of Members for 2019, which includes many freebies from telecommunications companies. The purpose of the registry is to ensure transparency and to instill public confidence in Parliament. All deputies (deputies) are required …

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District semi-finals matches are set | News, Sports, Jobs

Now that the brackets have been set, the quest for playoff success begins in earnest today for the Michigan State baseball and softball teams. This includes more than a dozen local baseball and softball teams that will make the playoffs for the first time since 2019, after the coronavirus pandemic …

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South Africa reopens window for renewable energy boom

South Africa is trying to ensure additional electricity production in a number of ways, but speed is key. The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) launched the Independent Renewable Energy Producer Supply Program (REIPPPP) tender window 5 in March. It will end on August 16, 2021. Bidders may submit …

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The Latest: Arizona State-Managed Vaccination Sites Closed | national news

Doctors at hospitals treating COVID-19 patients around the state cannot remember a single death of a vaccinated person. Yet health officials are struggling to convince certain groups to get vaccinated, especially young people and minorities. Hispanic and black residents continue to be hospitalized at disproportionately high rates, according to state …

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Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. announcement of share buybacks

SINGAPORE, June 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRIN) (JSE: GSH) (“Grindrod Shipping” or “Company” or “it” or “we”), a global provider of shipping services primarily to the dry bulk industry, announced takeovers actions. Pursuant to the share repurchase authorization previously approved by the Company and …

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Covid-19 vaccination program discriminates against the poor – research

A research project from the University of Johannesburg found that the Covid-19 vaccination program discriminates against the poor. (SAgovnews via Twitter) A research project from the University of Johannesburg found that the Covid-19 vaccination program discriminates against the poor. Research has revealed that residents of informal settlements do not have …

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