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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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“As is, where is”: restitution under Cape Town – the judgment of the High Court of Australia

On March 16, 2022, the Australian High Court issued its decision in Wells Fargo Trust Company, National Association (as trustee owner) & Anor v VB Leaseco Pty Ltd (appointed directors) & Ors [2022] HCA 8. This is the first judgment by a Court of Final Appeal on the interaction between …

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Corporate Finance Associates Worldwide Appoints Oliver Drews Vice President Large Cap International

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corporate Finance Associates Worldwide (“CFAW”), a leading global investment bank, today announced that Oliver Drews has been named Vice President Large Cap International and a member of the Executive Committee of CFAW. Oliver will focus on buy-side M&A strategies for large companies expanding into North America. Oliver’s …

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Long-haul currencies are popular as UK households book holidays abroad

The Post has seen skyrocketing sales of long-haul currencies (Rui Vieira/PA) (PA Archive) The Post Office has seen a surge in long-haul currency sales as British holidaymakers prepare for overseas jaunts. Sales of Mexican and Caribbean currencies increased in 2022, according to the Post Office’s Holiday Money Report. The results …

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Project Manager at City of Cape Town

PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITY The City of Cape Town promotes and applies the principles of employment equity. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. ENERGY – GENERATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRICITY PROJECT MANAGER TCOE SALARY FROM R870,029 PER YEAR – REF NO: NRG 19/22 Conditions: BTech Diploma in Project Management AND National …

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South Africa weighs fuel price cap, rationing, to cut costs

Breadcrumb Links PMN Company Author of the article: Bloomberg News Paul Burkhardt and Paul Vecchiatto Content of the article (Bloomberg) – South Africa could introduce a petrol price cap and ration the amount of fuel sold to motorists to mitigate the impact of rising oil prices resulting from the war …

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NSFAS reaches out to private sector amid financial uncertainty

Management says the student funding program faces a number of challenges, such as its administrative budget, which does not match the growth of the organization. FILE: Students are requested to sign loan agreements when they receive funding confirmation from Nsfas to avoid delays in receiving stipends. Photo: EWN. CAPE TOWN …

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Headache for investors looking to withdraw money from South Africa

A major relaxation of exchange controls leaves South African fund managers with the dilemma of whether or not to move more money overseas. An amendment to prudential rules announced in last month’s budget allows pension and mutual funds to invest 45% of their assets abroad, up from 30% previously. It …

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Russian bill raises doubts over fate of $10 billion worth of jets

By Tim Hepher and Jamie Freed (Reuters) – Russia on Thursday released a bill that could prevent its airlines from returning leased planes, raising the stakes of a showdown with Western finance over more than $10 billion worth of planes. Sanctions imposed after Russia invaded Ukraine give leasing companies until …

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Airtel reveals Uganda needs more of you to campaign

Kampala-7and March 2022. Ugandans who have used the power of technology to positively impact their communities over the years deserve to be honored for their great work and effort. It is in recognition of this need that today Airtel Uganda, the smartphone network with the widest 4G coverage in Uganda, …

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Treasury brings South Africa to a standstill after BEE loss in court

Doctors at the clinic could soon find themselves without essential equipment and firefighters without protective gear due to a ‘notice’ issued this week by the National Treasury following its Loss of the Constitutional Court on BEE procurement rules. In mid-February, Sakeliga said he had won a significant victory in his …

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Formula E IS coming to Cape Town confirms founder ahead of big track reveal

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield meets Formula E co-founder Alberto Longo. Image: © Zhukovsky/123rf.com Formula E will definitely arrive in Cape Town in February 2023, says championship co-founder Alberto Longo. Bruce Whitfield interviewed Longo ahead of a big track reveal in Cape Town on Friday March 4. There had been …

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Environmental and Social Governance Manager Wanted

Independent Power Producer Globeleq has a vacancy for an Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Officer who will be based in London, UK, or Cape Town, South Africa. DEADLINE: March 18, 2022 Globeleq is looking for a valuable addition to the ESG team who can lead and manage the planning and …

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Fiber-Based Integrations and Cepton Undertake Smart City Projects to Address Traffic Challenges in Cape Town

Lidar-enabled vehicle detection systems provide data-rich traffic analytics through a network of smart intersections SAN JOSE, California, March 01, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cepton, Inc. (Nasdaq: CPTN) (“Cepton”), a Silicon Valley-based smart lidar solutions provider, and Fiber Based Integrations, an established fiber optic systems company, are working together to develop lidar vehicle detection …

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UCT GSB partners with six other institutions to launch the African School of Regulation initiative

PRESS OFFICE: UCT Graduate School of Business The initiative to create the African School of Regulation (ASR) was launched through a scientific knowledge partnership agreement between the European University Institute (EUI), the Graduate School of Business (GSB) of the University of Cape Town , the Pan-African University Institute for Water …

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More Young Leaders Complete Trustco’s Junior Board Mentorship Program

Seven young people recently completed Trustco’s Junior Director Mentorship Program, which takes place over a period of one year. The program was first introduced in 2018. At the time, Trustco identified a need for young professionals who all had impressive CVs and leadership potential, but lacked essential boardroom experience. This …

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The Eyewitness News Breakfast Brief

Eyewitness News previews a selection of the news you will find on the site today. On EWN.co.za this morning, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday announced a ‘military operation’ in Ukraine and called on soldiers there to lay down their arms, defying Western outrage and global calls not to unleash …

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The ambition of AfricaWorks goes beyond being a coworking space

The air changes as soon as you enter the grounds of AfricanWorks on Victoria Island, one of the most scholarly areas of Lagos, Nigeria. The first thing you see is the greenery all over the compound, the atmosphere is calm and tranquil. It’s like you’ve just escaped the hustle and …

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Cape Town to stock up on power as state monopoly Eskom falters

Cape Town is to source electricity from independent power producers, the first South African city to do so and a sign of heightened frustration at the government’s failure to reform blackout-prone state-owned Eskom monopoly. Geordin Hill-Lewis, the mayor of South Africa’s second-largest city, told the Financial Times that his administration …

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Sigma Connected and Vanquis mark 10-year milestone

Sigma Connected and Vanquis Mark 10-Year Milestone with New Customer Service Contact Center Agreement A corporate outsourcing provider has been awarded an additional new contract by a long-time financial services client. Sigma Connected, which provides customer contact services for the finance, utilities, telecommunications and retail industries, celebrated its 10-year partnership …

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City of Tshwane pledges to continue cutting power to non-paying customers

Morning Review presenter Lester Kiewit speaks to Alderman Peter Sutton, a member of the Mayor’s Finance Committee for the Town of Tshwane. The city of Tshwane has embarked on a debt collection campaign to recover R17 billion City cuts power to late and non-paying customers Guatrain’s Hatfield station, shopping malls …

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More than 100 nations are taking action to save the oceans from human-caused damage | oceans

Representatives from more than 100 countries pledged to take action to save the ocean from human harm, including stepping up the fight against illegal fishing, reducing plastic pollution and better protecting international waters. French President Emmanuel Macron, host of the high-level session of the One Ocean summit on Friday, said …

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SOUTH AFRICA: Cape Town prepares tender for purchase of electricity from IPPs

Cape Town plans to diversify its sources of electricity supply. In a recent statement, Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis signaled his intention to look to independent power producers (IPPs) to reduce the impact of load shedding on city households and businesses. In the next two weeks, the municipality plans to launch calls …

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How Chief Lentswe is making debit orders acceptable — The Citizen

Food and the financial industry rarely go together, unless you consider how much you can spend on lunch at the end of the month. Known for his appearances on hit shows such as cheeky palace, as a food contributor on espresso on SABC3 and Celebrity mystery boxchef Lentswe Bhengu creatively …

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Endurance22 expedition sets sail in search of Shackleton’s lost ship

Cape Town, South Africa, February 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust (“the Trust”) is pleased to confirm that the Endurance22 expedition, which aims to locate, survey and film the wreck of Endurance, the lost vessel of famed polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackletonleft as planned The capheaded for …

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3 cool and fun things to do in Cape Town this weekend

Every Saturday morning Sara-Jayne King shares her top three picks of things to do in and around the Western Cape. 1. Shanti Festival The Shanti Festival is happening again in Hout Bay this weekend. So if you’re looking for a place to get a massage, dip in a pool and …

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Mozzies bothering you? How to prevent mosquito breeding if you have a water tank

CapeTalk host Pippa Hudson chats with DIY expert Angelo d’Ambrosio. Stagnant water is the first breeding ground for mosquitoes DIY expert Angelo d’Ambrosio shares top tips for getting rid of pesky mozzies if you have standing water around your home FILE: A JoJo water tank. Image: Provided Mosquitoes love to …

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Reset password What if I forgot my password? If you forgot your password, use the link on the login button to take you to the login page. Type your e-mail address and click on the “continue with e-mail” button. An email will be sent to you with instructions to reset …

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Stitch offers African fintech start-ups a chance to pitch themselves to investors

South African start-up API fintech Stitch, in partnership with Paystack and Disrupt Africa, is hosting a “Startup Showcase” to provide an opportunity for fintech start-ups from across the continent to share their solutions with local and global investors and share their solutions with local and global investors. access support. the …

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Emerging Market Trends 2021: Digital Transformation

The onset of the pandemic in 2020 resulted in a global acceleration in the adoption of digital platforms and services. This push has solidified in 2021 as it has become clear – in both emerging and developed economies – that digital is the new normal. As different countries and regions …

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In a tax hole? African countries should try public participation in the budget process

African countries face two major challenges in public financial management. First, many lack fiscal capacity due to structural weaknesses in their economy and weak tax administration. The predominant informality of wage employment and reliance on subsistence agriculture in most countries makes it difficult to raise revenue beyond consumption and border …

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Scopa wants Ramaphosa to explain allegations of abuse of public funds

On Tuesday evening, MPs discussed a letter from suspended African National Congress (ANC) MP Mervyn Dirks who complained to the committee that President Cyril Ramaphosa had turned a blind eye to campaign finance corruption ANC elections. President Cyril Ramaphosa answers oral questions from MPs in the National Assembly Hall of …

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Intra-African trade could reach $300 billion in 2025—Akinwuntan

By Aduragbemi Omiyale The Managing Director/Regional Director of Ecobank Nigeria, Mr. Patrick Akinwuntan, has predicted that intra-African trade could reach $300 billion by 2025. He gave this prediction during an interview with Arise TV while speaking on the recently launched Pan African Payments and Settlement System (PAPSS). He described the …

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Stellenbosch among top 25 destinations to visit worldwide

It has been a difficult two years for the tourism sector globally, but especially for South Africa, after being repeatedly placed on travel ban lists thanks to Covid-19 infections and variants. Finally, however, there is light at the end of a very dark tunnel, as four destinations in the Western …

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On Friday, ANC MP Dirks will address the suspension of the party’s parliamentary caucus

Mervyn Dirks wanted Speaker Cyril Ramaphosa to report to Parliament’s finance watchdog, Scopa, on the use and possible misuse of funds, which he based on a voice recording of the president. FILE: Mervyn Dirks. Photo: parliament.gov.za CAPE TOWN — African National Congress (ANC) MP Mervyn Dirks has said he will …

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Business Analyst at Datafin Recruitment

ENVIRONMENT: A leading financial services provider in the real estate industry seeks the expertise of a Business Analyst to serve as a key driver for the implementation of effective strategic initiatives and future business growth. As a detailed planner, expert communicator and top-notch analyst, you will identify business unit requirements …

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HT Updates: S Jaishankar Holds Virtual Meeting With Sri Lankan Finance Minister & All Latest News | Latest India News

Here’s the top news, analysis and opinion for today at 5 p.m. Know all about the latest news and other updates from the Hindustan Times. Here’s the top news, analysis and opinion for today at 5 p.m. Know all about the latest news and other updates from the Hindustan Times. …

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How to invest in 2022 – a year of rising interest rates and inflation

Africa Melane interviews wealth manager Michael Mare of Netto Investments. Most people, looking back to 2021, would be happy with how their portfolios performed. No one can say for sure which investments will pay off this year, but you can maximize your chances by making sure you invest appropriately, given …

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Nigerian Debt Collection Startup Bfree Raises 1.7 Million Pre-Series A Funds to Drive Growth and Expansion

Bfree, a Nigerian debt collection startup that leverages ethics and technology to get clients out of debt has secured $ 1.7 million in pre-seed funding to spur growth and expand operations to across Africa and other continents. 4Di Capital, Octerra Capital, VestedWorld, Voltron Capital, Logos Ventures and other angel investors …

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How Your Employer Could Help You Beat Janu’s Blues

Ray White speaks with former Springbok Bryan Habana, co-founder of the Earned Wages Access Paymenow platform. The fun of a Dezemba break often ends in Janu’s blues tears. A lot of people get paid at the beginning of December and come in the first month of the new year, they …

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Tech trends that will change your life in 2022

John Maytham talks to Brendon Petersen, Founder of Reframed, about tech trends for the New Year. Artificial Intelligence of Objects is a technology that should improve and improve your existing smart devices Foldable devices like phones and tablets are already popular gadgets Augmented and virtual reality continue to be a …

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How to effectively fight addiction

University of Cape Town counseling psychologist Bathandwa Mazeka offers strategies for coping with drug addiction. A new year is a new beginning and different choices for many people. Some people might consider getting rid of an addiction that might be more difficult than expected. Speaking to Ray White, Mazeka explains …

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Which cities on the continent are the most sought after by expats?

By Conrad Onyango – Bird Newsroom If you’re looking for the best cities in Africa to work in and start a new life in 2022, Nairobi should be your top choice, then Cape Town, followed by Cairo and Johannesburg, reveals a new global report. Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, has …

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15 Food Items That Got Exceptionally More Expensive In 2021 – And One That Got Much Less Expensive

The latest household affordability index from the Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice & Dignity (PMBEJD) group shows that food prices increased slightly in December 2021, after a slight drop in prices in November. Data from the civil society initiative, however, showed that, on a year-over-year basis, basket prices rose 6.8%, exceeding headline …

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Desmond Tutu a peacemaker and troublemaker

Desmond Tutu, who died at the age of 90, relished his role as South Africa’s troublesome priest. He rejected criticism of his high political visibility during the black liberation struggle on the grounds that apartheid was “by its nature evil, immoral and absolutely irreconcilable with the word of God”. His …

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Miami most popular US migration destination for 4th consecutive month

Homebuyers’ interest in moving to a new metropolitan area remains high above pre-pandemic levels, with around 30% of Redfin.com users looking to relocate SEATTLE, December 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – (NASDAQ: RDFN) – Nationwide, 30.3% of Redfin.com users sought to relocate to another metropolitan area in October and November, …

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How moove can now lead to victory for Uber, its drivers and passengers | The Guardian Nigeria News

Sixteen days ago, Uber showed me its other face. It was shockingly not pretty. It was one of those days, days when the metropolis of Lagos found itself squeezed by the throat of ruthless traffic jams. I had ordered a ride, but what came up was definitely the dirtiest Uber …

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Small study of South African patients shows Omicron succeeds with booster shots

By Tim Cocks JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 16 (Reuters) – A small study of seven cases of COVID-19 in South Africa shows that the Omicron variant can break through booster vaccine injections, one of the scientists involved said Thursday. A group of seven German visitors to Cape Town, aged 25 to 39, …

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Best and Worst African Cities for Expats to Work in 2021

Africa has the largest number of expatriates in the world. Contrary to the stereotype that this is a region ravaged by disease and violence, she has shown enormous outlook over the years. And the fact that foreigners keep flocking to the continent further proves its potential. Africa is the second …

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Latest Updates: Credit Suisse Appoints Former AMP Head to Head Wealth Management Unit

Francesco De Ferrari, newly appointed Head of Wealth Management at Credit Suisse © Nicky Loh / Bloomberg Francesco De Ferrari, a bank veteran who held a short-term position as managing director of Australian group AMP, will become global head of Credit Suisse’s wealth management division, the Swiss bank said on …

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Seychelles: key figures indicted as government tries to clean up nation’s reputation

Cape Town – One of Seychelles’ richest and most powerful men, his wife and former senior government officials are accused of laundering US $ 50 million as a new government elected last year , attempts to cleanse the country’s reputation as a center of financial crime. Mukesh Valabhji and his …

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Africa must ‘look inside’ to finance and control the transition on its own terms

Senior African government officials urge the continent to turn inward to respond to difficult development agendas as they curb what they perceive to be Western interests pushing them to give up fossil fuels as quickly as possible possible. The same week, COP26 was held in the UK last month, a …

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Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. takes stock of share buybacks

SINGAPORE, December 09, 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, has announced an update day of its share buybacks. Pursuant to the share repurchase authorization …

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Latest update in Wells Fargo, Willis and Virgin Australia case – Appeal to High Court of Australia

On November 4, 2021, the High Court of Australia heard arguments made by Wells Fargo Trust Company, National Association and Willis Lease Finance Corporation, together Wells fargo, and the administrators (the Administrators) of the Virgin Australia Airlines group, which entered into administration on April 20, 2020. The dispute mainly concerned …

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O&M Financial and Operational Analyst – 12 month contract

My client in the renewable energy industry is looking for a Business Graduate to join their team for a 12 month contract in Cape Town. Graduates and those with experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be responsible for the financial and operational analysis relating to the O&M segment, …

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Resilient urban cities: what are they and why are they important?

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author. To solve the climate emergency, the city’s investments in green infrastructure that ensure social and racial equity are the way forward to have impact at scale. The Glasgow Climate Pact calls for action, but a few days …

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New York Film Academy (NYFA) signs MoU with South African Film and Acting Academy, Act Cape Town (ACT)

NYFA and ACT Virtual signing of the MoU The signing ceremony was attended by esteemed professors and award-winning film and television actors and performing professionals from both institutions, including Lynda Goodfriend, NYFA Chair of Acting for Film (Los Angeles campus); Joséphine Wilson, President of Acting for Film (New York campus); …

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Oceana Group posts losses it attributes in part to COVID-19 and riots

Cape Town, South Africa-based seafood company Oceana Group has released a voluntary trade update for the 12 months ended September 30, 2021, showing losses for the full year – but a partial recovery in the second half of 2021. The update comes after the company alerted its shareholders and clients …

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A new executive takes the reins of the City

Mayco’s new members were announced on Monday, November 22 in the city council chamber. PHOTO: provided The saying goes “a new broom cleans” and that’s what Capetonians hope Cape Town’s new mayor, Geordin Hill-Lewis and his newly elected Committee of Mayors (Mayco) will bring: change. Hill-Lewis (35), who recently became …

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