Cape Town Finance

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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