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This is the average salary in South Africa right now

Statistics South Africa has released the latest Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) for the second quarter of 2022, showing what workers are being paid across different sectors across the country. Data shows that the average monthly earnings paid to non-farm formal sector employees increased by 3.7% quarter-on-quarter, from R23,697 in February …

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MPs want Godongwana to address parliament reconstruction budget

MPs want Godongwana to address parliament reconstruction budget Members want Godongwana to prioritize and provide direction on rebuilding efforts during the Oct. 26 presentation. FILE: Flames rise from the National Assembly, the main chamber of South Africa’s parliament buildings, after a fire broke out the day before the restart, in …

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These are the most in-demand job skills in South Africa right now

Jobs Portal CareerJunction published its Employment Insights for August 2022, highlighting the most in-demand job skills in South Africa right now. The report is based on comprehensive data collected from Saongroup South Africa – where around 5,000 of the country’s top recruiters advertise their positions to millions of registered job …

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Web3 technology company Reltime enters Southern African markets that could reach over $80 billion in revenue by 2025

Innovative and inclusive strategic partnership to empower people and businesses while accelerating and leading the eruption of Web3 and Metaverse fintech in the region OSLO, NORWAY, Sept. 21, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Oslo and Johannesburg, Sept. 21, 2022— Reltime, the global Web3 and Metaverse fintech for good business, has entered the …

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South Africa: Mireille Wenger, Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities, visits the Old Port Museum

Download logo The Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities, Mireille Wenger, had the pleasure of being joined by the Executive Deputy Mayor of the Municipality of Overstrand, Lindile Ntsabo, for a visit to the Old Port Museum, whale sightings with the famous Whale Scream and a boardwalk. along the cliff …

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Africa Energy Week 2022 will host a Youth Energy Roundtable in collaboration with the…

With energy being the backbone of any economy, it is essential to prioritize investment and development of the energy and power sectors in Africa. Currently, one of the greatest threats to the African continent is energy poverty, with 75% of those without access to electricity in the world living in …

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CORRECTION: Africa Finance Corporation to discuss Access to Finance at Africa Energy Week 2022

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) is proud to host a delegation from the pan-African multilateral development finance institution, the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), at the Africa Energy Week Conference and Exhibition (AEW) (www.AECWeek.com), Africa’s premier event for the oil and gas industry taking place October 18-21 this year in Cape …

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Mandela and Queen Elizabeth enjoyed a ‘warm friendship’, secretary recalls

By Wendell Roelf CAPE TOWN, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth has enjoyed a “warm friendship” with South African President Nelson Mandela, who once joked about his weight during a visit to Buckingham Palace – an unprecedented freedom attesting to the strong bond between the freedom fighter and the monarch, …

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DA warns South Africa of food crisis, urges government to remove taxes on some protein products

Briefing the media on Thursday, DA leader John Steenhuisen said millions of South African families faced some degree of hunger unless the government implemented at least some of its proposals. CAPE TOWN – The Democratic Alliance (DA) says South Africa is facing a food crisis and the government should remove …

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Two other metros fight to pay Eskom

Eskom has confirmed that Tshwane is not the only one of the country’s eight metros struggling to pay its bill from Eskom for bulk power purchases. Mangaung, currently in administration, was unable to pay the payment due at the end of August and is currently in negotiations with Eskom, while …

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Want to avoid long queues?New online reservation system for license renewal

Cape Town City launched its new online booking system for motor vehicle license renewals, as well as account payments and queries on Friday 2 September. The new system allows customers to anticipate the queue by making a reservation in advance. Also read: Have you ever wondered why your driver’s license …

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TRUWORTHS INTERNATIONAL LIMITED – Preliminary audited annual results for the 53 weeks ended July 3, 2022, declaration of dividend and changes to the board of directors – SENS

Preliminary audited annual results for the 53 weeks ended 3 July 2022, dividend declaration & changes to the board TRUWORTHS INTERNATIONAL LTD(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)(Registration number: 1944/017491/06)(Tax reference number: 9875/145/71/7)JSE code: TRUNSX code: TRWISIN: ZAE000028296LEI: 37890099AFD770037522 SHORT-FORM ANNOUNCEMENTPRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE AUDITED GROUP ANNUAL RESULTS FOR THE …

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E Fest Cape Town to Host Africa Green Economy Summit to Connect Capital to Projects in February

Africa Green Economy Summit, an official E Fest Cape Town event, to be held February 22-24, 2023, will focus on exciting investment opportunities to accelerate Africa’s adoption of renewable energy, clean transport and clean technologies, such as green hydrogen, which can bring about social change and development. Cape Town will …

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How true are Tinubu and Shettima’s claims about the size of the Lagos economy?

By Lanré Olagunju KAshim Shettima, the vice-presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), recently claimed that Lagos is the third largest economy in Africa. The former Governor of Borno spoke at the ongoing annual general conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Monday, where he represented Tinubu, the …

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CLICKS GROUP LIMITED – Appointment of an independent non-executive director and change of member of the committee of the board of directors – SENS

Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director and change of Board Committee Member Clicks Group Limited(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)Registration number: 1996/000645/06JSE share code: CLSISIN: ZAE000134854CUSIP: 18682W205LEI: 378900E967958A677472(“Clicks Group” or “the group”) APPOINTMENT OF INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ANDCHANGE OF BOARD COMMITTEE MEMBER Clicks Group is pleased to announce the appointment …

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“Your financial advisor probably gets a commission. It’s a huge problem’

“Free” advice from your advisor can cost you dearly. Pay on time, warns personal finance expert Warren Ingram. I have a love-hate relationship with my industry. Good counselors do life-changing things…they meet vulnerable people…and bring them to safety. This vulnerability creates a huge opportunity to take advantage of people. It’s …

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Africa Data Centers uses strategic investment from United States International Development Finance Corporation to expand operations

Africa Data Centers (www.AfricaDataCentres.com), a venture of Cassava Technologies, a pan-African technology group, has raised the first tranche of $83 million of the $300 million strategic investment from the United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) approved in 2021. This initial tranche is applied to the expansion of ADC’s data …

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Crowdfunding platforms also reduce cost barriers for investors

First-year Masters students at the World Bank-supported African Center of Excellence in Energy and Sustainable Development (at the University of Rwanda College of Science and Technology) practice with wind, solar and other models/simulators in the field of renewable energies. By: Finbarr Toesland, Kelley Lynch/World Bank It’s no secret that Africa …

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Agribusiness Development Center launches Business BAP

Kampala, Uganda – The Agribusiness Development Center powered by dfcu limited and the Rabo Foundation has today (18 Auguste2022) has launched a Business Acceleration Program (BAP) that will attract agribusiness companies emerging from the ideation phase and provide them with a business acceleration opportunity that should enable these companies to …

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South Africa: Remembering the Marikana massacre 10 years later – News in Brief, 16 August 2022

The cap – Updated 4:30 p.m. SAST Reliving the Marakana Massacre – 10 years later Families of victims of the Marikana massacre said a sense of betrayal and injustice persists, 10 years after the killing of miners who were on strike for higher wages and better living conditions. Survivors and …

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MPIC to WBA, MAYNILAD oil change services, AGI Q2 benefit, TE

(L to R) Gerbrand Haverkamp, ​​WBA Executive Director; Pauliina Murphy, WBA Director of Engagement; the Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in South Africa Sebastiaan Messerschmidt; Cabal-Revilla; Joseph Eliabson, Senior Programs Coordinator of African Monitor; Haroon Mohamed, Deputy Chief Executive of the Western Cape Department of Education. MPIC …

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Announcement of Polygon as title sponsor of this year’s hybrid edition of Crypto Fest

Disclaimer: The text below is a press release and is not part of Cryptonews.com editorial content. Bitcoin Events is delighted to announce Polygon as title sponsor of Crypto Party 2022 hybrid edition. Polygon is a decentralized Ethereum scaling platform that allows developers to build scalable, user-friendly dApps with low transaction …

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IC Markets launches a partnership with the Rugby 7s World Cup

One of the industry’s largest FX and CFD brokers, IC Markets, has become an Official Global Partner of the Rugby 7s World Cup. The move is expected to significantly expand IC Markets’ global footprint, event taking place in Cape Town, South Africa, from September 9-11, 2022. IC Markets has always …

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Cape Town to get 700 social housing near expensive CBD

Lester Kiewit interviews Anthea Houston of social housing company Communicare. Cape Town receives more than 700 social housing apartments. The units will be located in the historic Salt River Market District. The apartments will form part of a R900 million mixed-use development project. © mdmworks/123rf.com The area is less than …

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Milton officials propose property tax hike in 2023 budget

Milton residents could see a property tax increase as part of the fiscal year 2023 budget, the city’s third increase since 2015. Under the proposal, the tax rate would increase from $0.252 per $100 of assessed value to $0.299 per $100 of assessed value, an increase of 18%. Property taxes …

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OK Zimbabwe: Notice of Appointment of Non-Executive Directors

[Link]Mr. CHARL JOHN GONCALVESINDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Charl John Goncalves to the Board of Directors as an independent non-executive director with effect from September 1, 2021. Charl is a Chartered Accountant registered with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. He …

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South Africans have a love affair with chicken. But higher prices test whether they can afford it.

Aamir Shahzad, owner of Aysha’s Take Aways in Cape Town, serves chicken curry with rice on the counter.Matthew Kay for Insider Chicken is an essential part of South African culture and economy. The country has seen a 20% increase in the cost of chicken, with higher prices on the way. …

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Western Cape encourages local travelers to get out and support tourism sector during ‘low winter season’

Hospitality and Tourism – [http://static.docklandsacademy.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/CTH-Postgraduate-Diploma-in-Hospitality-Tourism-1024×576.jpg] Although we are in our annual ‘low winter season’, Western Cape tourism statistics continue to show an upturn, compared to the same month in 2019. This is however at a slower pace compared to our peak months of summer. The findings are included in Wesgro’s …

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Bitcoin Exchange FTX Gets Full Approval to Operate in Dubai

The company will build a headquarters in Dubai to operate exchange and clearinghouse services for bitcoin and cryptocurrencies through a subsidiary. The FTX exchange has been granted permission to operate exchange and clearing house services in Dubai. The company will build a regional headquarters in the city. A subsidiary of …

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South African banks at high risk for money laundering and terrorist financing

Bruce Whitfield interviews Fundi Tshazibana, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank. South African banks have moved into the high risk category for money laundering, terrorist financing and proliferation financing. The discovery is contained in a report by the Prudential Authority (PA) of the South African Reserve Bank (Sarb). …

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WC Government is delighted that Transnet has included the private sector as a renewable energy partner

Transnet has issued a request for information for companies to partner on renewable energy projects at eight commercial ports, including the ports of Cape Town and Saldanha Bay. Cape Town harbour. Photo: GCIS CAPE TOWN – The Western Cape government has welcomed Transnet’s efforts to include the private sector as …

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Best Universities in South Africa to Study These Subjects

ShanghaiRanking has released its Global Academic Subject Rankings report for 2022, ranking the world’s best higher education institutions based on the quality of their subject offerings. The Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2022 claims to represent the most comprehensive and objective ranking of world universities by subject. This year’s …

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Gasoline prices are going to be deregulated, will we soon see cheaper fuel?

The South African government has officially started the process of deregulating the price of gasoline, which could finally open the doors to a possible drop in fuel prices. Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe asked for comment on his “plan to introduce a price cap” for 93 octane in …

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This South African city has been named one of the best places in the world

Time magazine listed Franschhoek in the Western Cape as one of The best places in the world in 2022. The ranking includes 50 destinations around the world that Time correspondents and contributors have selected to be explored because they offer new and exciting experiences. Franschhoek ranked first for its multitude …

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Corruption: the undeclared pandemic in Africa

Not so long ago, members of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) carried placards as they took part in a national strike over issues such as corruption and job losses in Cape Town, South Africa. It was October 7, 2020. From one country to another On June 21, …

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Alleged Gupta fixer Kuben Moodley, accused of bribery, is back in court

The defendants are charged with violation of the Public Financial Management Act, fraud, corruption and money laundering. FILE: A screenshot of Atul Gupta. Image: Eyewitness News. JOHANNESBURG — Alleged Gupta fixer Kuben Moodley and his co-defendant are due back in Palm Ridge Specialized Crimes Court on Wednesday. Moodley was arrested …

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A new way to calculate conditional expectations

As acronyms, MGM–DCKE – Estimation of the kernel dynamically controlled by the Gaussian mixture model – is a bit complicated. Its proponents, however, regard it as the simplest expression of conditional expectations, one of the fundamental ingredients of quantitative finance. Conditional expectations – the expected values ​​of random variables given …

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Stellenbosch University opens electronic applications for undergraduate financial aid for 2023

The Center for Undergraduate Grants and Loans (CUBL) at the University of Stellenbosch has announced that prospective undergraduate students can now apply for funding. Applications are open until September 30, 2022. Also read: Stellenbosch University Choir rakes in millions of views for …

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Expedia and Marriott urge progress on proliferation of rogue hotel rates

Travel online this week Expedia Group and Marriott International the two said this week that their partnership to curb the unauthorized distribution of wholesale hotel rates has resulted in an approximately 80% drop in such Marriott rates appearing on metasearch sites. Skift contacted the two companies after Expedia announced on …

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Kenya officially launches its international financial hub

NAIROBI, Kenya July 4 – Kenya has officially launched the Nairobi International Financial Center which aims to position the country as the preferred destination for the international business community and boost capital flows. With technical assistance from the UK in its formative years, NIFC’s goal is to develop a more …

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Mugume dethrones Ondeko as CEO of cricket association

The Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) has unveiled Alan Mugume as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the next three years. Mugume was unveiled during a press briefing at the Copper Chimney restaurant in Lugogo. Alan takes over the role of CEO from Martin Ondeko who has served the Uganda Cricket Association …

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South African company launches world’s first crypto-water…

As the people of Gqeberha know all too well, water is a scarce and increasingly scarce resource. They are not alone. Globally, more than two billion people – almost 30% of the world’s population – live in conditions of water scarcity and this number is expected to rise to 50% …

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Quantitative Business Analyst (JHB) at Datafin Recruitment

ENVIRONMENT: DESIGN, specify, build, configure and test solutions to ensure the provision of the necessary capability to businesses that enable quality solutions and a customer-centric focus as the next Quantitative Business Analyst sought by a reputable financial services group. This will include pricing and risk management solutions and their associated …

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A visual gauge of the deplorable state of South Africa…

“If we get each of the players in this ecosystem to operate in a way that is consistent with their duties set out in the Constitution, specified in the Municipal Financial Management Act (MFMA) and detailed in the Municipal Systems Act – if we can get all the actors involved …

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President Kagame and Prime Minister Boris Johnson discuss UK-Rwanda partnerships – KT PRESS

President Kagame and Prime Minister Johnson held talks on a number of issues. President Paul Kagame and the British Prime Minister met Thursday morning at the village of Urugwiro where they held talks on a number of issues ahead of the official opening of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting …

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Debt owed to Cape Town: R7.5 billion for fares and services

Head office of Cape Town in the CBD of Cape Town. PHOTO: Duncan Alfreds, News24 Cape Town residents and businesses owe the City of Cape Town R7.5 billion in fares and services. Government entities owe the city R97 million. HowEver, the city has a payment ratio of about 97%, which …

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The local municipalities of SA are at the edge of the c…

Municipalities cannot continue to operate and provide services if their financial health problems persist, the Office of the Auditor General (AG) said. The AG’s office released its 2020/2021 municipal audit results last week, which revealed that only 41 municipalities in South Africa had received correct audits. Its conclusions were based …

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Navassa leaders reappear to vote on budget, appoint finance officer, but not without tension

Navassa Mayor Eulis Willis switches chairs as councilman James Hardy suggests he should make a contract with the former city administrator. (Port City Daily/Sands of Alexandria) NAVASSA — The divided leadership of the town of Navassa assembled a quorum Thursday night to unanimously pass a budget and appoint a finance …

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Love Monster partners with Klever

Love Monster partners with Klever 9,999 Love Monsters NFTs just became Klever CAPE TOWN, WESTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA, June 15, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Love Monster has been on Klever’s radar since its launch, and they decided to establish an official partnership after meeting in person and having discussed his plans …

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Enterprise Architect at Datafin Recruitment – Western Cape Mowbray

ENVIRONMENT: DEFINE the technology roadmap and principles to guide the business strategy vision, innovation and advancement of a rapidly evolving financial services group seeking your expertise as the next enterprise architect. Your role will include consulting with project teams to implement business solutions, researching and evaluating new technologies, tools and …

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Malta ranks first in Cape Town compliance – Aviation

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The Convention on International Mobile Equipment Guarantees, also known as the Cape Town Convention (the “Agreement“) which is currently ratified by 83 Contracting States and entered into force in 2001, constitutes …

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VC Public Conference in Ottawa and other updates

Dear colleagues The University of Cape Town (UCT) Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, will deliver a public lecture at the University of Ottawa on Monday, June 6, 2022. Read more about this and other updates below. 1. UCT VC will give a public lecture at the University of Ottawa The campus …

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Standard Bank’s EACOP pipeline funding plan still on the table despite protests

Climate activists demonstrate in South Africa during the general meeting of the Standbard Bank. PHOTO @Earthlife_JHB Cape Town, South Africa | MELISSA BRITZ – ALL AFRICA.COM | Climate activists have demanded answers from Standard Bank for its involvement and continued support for oil and gas projects on the African continent, …

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Nauset college principal named in fat test lawsuit resigns

ORLEANS — Nauset Regional Middle School principal Keith Kenyon resigned on Wednesday, about a month after he was named as one of many defendants in a lawsuit over a former basketball coach’s “fat test” program. -ball at a high school in Rhode Island where Kenyon also worked. Brooke Clenchy, superintendent …

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No government decision yet on extending fuel tax interventions

In March, Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana announced a temporary general fuel tax reduction of R1.50 per liter from 6 April until the end of May. CAPE TOWN — The government is still deciding whether to extend its fuel tax intervention as South Africans brace for another fuel hike. Petrol at …

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South Africa approves 200MW of PV under new distributed generation rules – pv magazine International

The Sola Group plans to build two 100 MW solar projects in the North West Province of South Africa. It will sell power under power purchase agreements to US titanium products supplier Tronox, which operates several mines and smelters in the region. May 24, 2022 Emiliano Bellini Sola Group, a …

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New report: Climate change could see London and other cities running out of water

As a heat wave heads for the UK and Indian cities struggle with record high temperatures, a new report from Christian Aid highlights how the climate crisis is increasing the severity of drought in ten of the world’s major cities and demands an international fund to pay for climate damage. …

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TooMuchWifi Brings Cheaper, Faster WiFi to South African Townships

Ian Thomson, Founder and CEO of TooMuchWifi. TooMuchWifi, a South African internet service provider, has received $1 million (around R16 million) in funding in a pre-Series A investment round led by fintech investor BLOC Smart AfricaFund. It received additional capital from other investors Connectivity Capital, Atreyu Investments and European Family …

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LEWIS GROUP LIMITED – Statement of operations for the year ended March 31, 2022 – SENS

Trading Statement for the year ended 31 March 2022 Lewis Group LimitedIncorporated in the Republic of South AfricaRegistration number: 2004/009817/06JSE share code: LEWISIN: ZAE000058236Bond code: LEWI(“Lewis Group” or “the group”) TRADING STATEMENT FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2022 Shareholders are advised that the group’s financial results for the year …

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Africa Fintech Summit Washington DC 2022

WASHINGTON DC, United States of America, May 16, 2022, /African Media Agency/ — On April 21, 2022, African and global fintech players gathered at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center for the seventh annual Africa FintechSummit. The biannual event returned to Washington DC for the first time in …

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Investing in Climate Resilience as a Pragmatic Path to Africa’s Net Zero

A new report from the Africa Finance Corporation lays out the continent’s position of balancing the need to reduce emissions with critical development imperatives as Africa begins to move towards net zero and the upcoming United Nations Conference on COP27 climate change in Egypt. Africa COP Roadmap: A Pragmatic Path …

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Alcohol & Finance job, Cape Town

Remuneration: negotiable cost for the company Advantages: In the cost package for the company Location: The cap Remote work: Not applicable Level of education: Diploma Job level: Medium/Senior Type: Permanent Reference: #Mich1502 Company: VGP Recruitment Previously disadvantaged applicants will be given preference. We have a fabulous opportunity in the office …

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War in Ukraine prompts De Beers to step up diamond tracking efforts

Diamonds are displayed at De Beers Global Sightholder Sales (GSS) in Gaborone, Botswana November 24, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CAPE TOWN, May 9 (Reuters) – De Beers, the world’s second-largest diamond producer, is stepping up efforts to officially track its products …

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The rand went from darling to dud

South African assets have gone from market darlings to misfires. The rand, bonds and equities had a strong start to the year, benefiting from their relative safe haven status among emerging markets and rising commodity prices spurred by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. But the feeling has deteriorated. The nation’s assets …

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2022 SMALL TOWN SNEAKERHEAD SEASON STARTS WITH LOUISIANA COLLECTOR

#SmallTownSneakerhead BIRMINGHAM, Alabama., May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hibbett, Inc. (NASDAQ: HIBB), an athletic-inspired fashion retailer with nearly 1,100 specialty Hibbett and City Gear stores nationwide, today announced the launch of the 2022 season. of Small Town Sneakerhead (STSH). The new episode takes viewers to Lafayette, Louisiana where they meet …

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Floods prompt ANC to act on climate crisis

The Umdloti roundabout, north of Duraban, was washed away by the floods. Photo: Rosetta Msimang/City Press POLITICS Recent floods that have hit parts of KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape have prompted the ANC to propose the establishment of an ad hoc parliamentary committee on building resilience to climate change. The …

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Delta Air Lines will add Cape Town as a stopover on Johannesburg-Atlanta flights

Photo: Vincenzo Pace | single flight Delta Airlines IATA/ICAO code DL/DAL Airline type Full service carrier Hub(s) Boston Logan International Airport, Metro Detroit Wayne County Airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, New York JFK Airport, LaGuardia Airport, Salt Lake City International Airport, Seattle-Tacoma …

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Afrimat: Changes within the Board and the Board Committee

Changes to the Board and Board Committee AFRIMAT LIMITED Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa (Registration number: 2006/022534/06) Share code: AFT ISIN: ZAE000086302 ("Afrimat" or "the Company") CHANGES TO THE BOARD AND BOARD COMMITTEE In accordance with paragraph 3.59 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, the board of directors …

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Altvest floats on the Cape Town Stock Exchange

*This content is brought to you by Altvest In an African first, Altvest will be listed on the Cape Town Stock Exchange (CTSE) on May 5. As one of Africa’s most disruptive fintech companies, this listing marks a new chapter in their meteoric rise. Altvest disrupts traditional private equity by …

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Zensar Technologies: Press release

Date: April 23, 2022 BSE limited The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. Corporate Services Department, Place de la Bourse, 3rd stage, 1st Floor, PJ towers, Plot n° C/1, block ‘G’, Dalal Street, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (E), Bombay 400,001 Bombay 400,051 Fax: (022) 2272 2039/2272 3121 Fax: (022) 26598237/26598238 …

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SKLAR KIRSH’S SIMONE COLLINS AMONG LOS ANGELES BUSINESS JOURNAL’S WOMEN OF INFLUENCE

LOS ANGELES, April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Los Angeles-based law firm Sklar Kirsh LLP today announced that its partner Simone Collins was selected as a winner in a Los Angeles Business Journal special supplement recognizing the most influential women lawyers in the city. The “Women of Influence: Women Lawyers” list …

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Addionics Wins BNEF 2022 Pioneer Award by Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Addionics, a chemistry-independent battery technology company, has been selected as a 2022 Pioneer by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) for its technology’s potential to accelerate global decarbonization and halt climate change. Winners are judged by a panel of cross-industry experts based on technological innovation, ability to transform and scale, and …

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Florence Seldin | Cape Cod Chronicle

Florence Seldin, 91, of Chatham, died on April 6 after a brief illness.Florence was born in Brooklyn, NY, the eldest of three siblings, Esta Salzhauer of New Jersey and Irving. Florence was educated at Brooklyn College and elected Phi Beta Kappa. She got her doctorate. in Education at the University …

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WhatsApp groups in South Africa’s ‘Wild West’ fuel racism and surveillance

(Corrects details of Kisten’s adoptive parents in paragraph two) By Kim Harrisberg DURBAN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When South African content manager Happiness Kisten chased her family’s escaped pup down the road in the early hours of the morning in her suburb of Durban, she didn’t realize she was was …

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UK philanthropist joins Aerial Recovery United Kingdom and appeals for UK support to help with ongoing rescue and safeguarding of Ukrainian orphans

LVIV, Ukraine, April 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Renowned Humanitarian Professor Stefan Allesch-Taylor ECB has been appointed head of Aerial Recovery United Kingdom, the newly created UK branch of the US non-profit organization Aerial Global Community. Aerial Recovery UK was created to facilitate and simplify the process by which UK-based individuals …

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Air Belgium plans to operate seasonal flights to SA

Cape Town Air Access has welcomed Air Belgium’s plans to launch flights to Cape Town in September. The leisure-focused Belgian airline is expanding its fleet to allow the launch of new routes to South Africa, with Johannesburg and Cape Town being the carrier’s only continental flights in Africa. In 2019, …

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South Africa: the government blows on the just energy transition #AfricaClimateCrisis

Cape Town — The government has announced that it has no current plans to discontinue the use of coal in the country’s energy mix. Responding to oral questions in the National Assembly, Vice President David Mabuza said the country’s energy production is guided by the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2019. …

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Mkhwebane finds Gordhan did not try to influence Pillay’s appointment to SCA

On Wednesday afternoon, Mkhwebane released nine investigative reports on irregular appointments, flawed public procurement processes and financial misconduct, among others. FILE: Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. Image: Eyewitness News. JOHANNESBURG — Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan did not try to influence the appointment of …

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EU Executive Vice President Frans Timmermans to lead delegation to AEW 2022 in Cape Town, focused on investment, just transition and energy development

Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President of the European Commission, will attend and participate in Africa Energy Week 2022 in October in Cape Town. JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA/ACCESSWIRE/March 28, 2022/ The African Energy Chamber (AEC) (www.EnergyChamber.org), the voice of the African energy sector, is proud to announce the participation of Frans Timmermans, Executive …

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