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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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US, Turkey to step up war on Daesh-K’s financial roots, experts say

ANKARA / KABUL: The US State Department on Monday imposed new sanctions on three leaders of the Afghan branch of Daesh, widely known as Daesh-K, and another man accused of running an informal financial network based in Turkey. The group’s leader, Sanaullah Ghafari, spokesman Sultan Aziz Azam and the head …

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Why the Western Cape will be the likely outlier of commercial property

Sharing office space will further reduce the need for office space in the years to come. The Western Cape could be the likely outlier for short-term commercial real estate, according to FNB commercial real estate finance economist John Loos. The reasons include relatively well-managed provincial and local governments without the …

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Business Analyst at QES – IT-Online

My client based in Cape Town (North) is currently looking for a Financial Business Analyst to join him on an independent contractual basis Role:Finance Business Analyzer to support clients IFRS 17 program Work’s extent: Assist with the full IFRS 17 balance sheet, income statement (both IFRS and shareholders’ funds) and …

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Alither Rutendo Mutsago-Makanya | London Business School

Degree Program: Executive MBA Dubai Global Nationality: British / Zimbabwean Profile Post-employment program: Senior Business Strategy Advisor, Qatar Development Bank With a life and career spanning three continents, Alither Rutendo Mutsago-Makanya has a truly global outlook. After spending her youth in Zimbabwe and later in Cape Town, she has since …

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Chery’s new national dealer network expanded and ready to sell cars in South Africa

The brand new Chery dealer network is about to take off and sell cars in South Africa. 30 points of sale will sell Chery products in South Africa from the end of November 2021. Chery has partnered with WesBank and AA to provide customer service. For automotive news, visit Wheels24 …

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Boldness, perseverance and inspiration: the secrets of entrepreneurial success

Miles Kubheka’s entrepreneurial development is a story of daring, perseverance and inspiration – and it all started with a bold idea. He recently shared his story (and some advice) with aspiring Chartered Accountants at the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants Trainee Summit. Miles kubheka Miles explains that his idea …

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Debt Service Costs Keeping Us From Improving Basic Needs

David Masondo was speaking Tuesday at a joint meeting of Parliament’s finance and appropriations committees. Deputy Finance Minister David Masondo. Photo: @ BlackBCouncil / Twitter CAPE TOWN – Deputy Finance Minister David Masondo has said billions more could be spent on health, education and other needs if the money does …

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Sustainability Analyst position available in Cape Town, South Africa –

A renewable energy production company based in Cape Town, South Africa is looking to hire a Sustainability Analyst to join its team and take care of the compliance of reports and commitments of South African project companies. Registration deadline: 25 November 2021 Education requirements Bachelor’s degree in development economics, business …

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Irish developer won half of projects in latest South African renewable energy tender – pv magazine International

The weighted average cost of electricity to be produced by the latest 975 MW fleet of solar projects procured through a national tender program has fallen by more than 50% from the level recorded in the last fiscal year of this year. type, which was discontinued six years ago. November …

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NFT rhino horn auctioned in South Africa

The world’s first NFT rhino horn will be auctioned in South Africa this week to raise money for conservation efforts, the company that created the digital replica said on Monday. Organizers are hoping wealthy collectors will be willing to open their wallets for a virtual rhino horn designed to fund …

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Cape Town’s youngest mayor but a …

Geordin Hill-Lewis said he was “very excited” to become mayor of Cape Town. “There are two weeks left before the inauguration and before the council starts, so there is time to prepare – there is time to catch up on sleep and there is time to really focus on the …

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Understand the flow of money in crypto. Part 4

welcome to fourth part from our series of articles designed to help you understand the flow of money through different types of cryptoassets. We examine historical trends that appear to be driving a predictable sequence of investor behaviors following a rally in Bitcoin prices. Part one in this series looked …

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South Africa concludes ‘turning to’ funding agreement to re …

The European Union, Germany, France, UK and US have partnered to support South Africa’s climate action goals by helping finance the shift from its heavy reliance on coal to cleaner and renewable sources of energy. The countries, which announced their partnership with South Africa during the COP26 climate negotiations in …

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Huble Digital obtains ISO / IEC 27001 accreditation for its five commercial sites

HubSpot Elite Solutions Partner sets the tone for enterprise-wide business development by completing the ISO / IEC 27001: 2013 accreditation process for all of its business entities in UK, US, Germany, in Singapore and South Africa LONDON, November 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – International Digital Business Consulting, Digital huble, …

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Book excerpt: Native Merchants – The building of black business class in South Africa

Presentation The history of black affairs in South Africa remains underlying. The dispossession of fertile or mineral-rich land by colonial wars as well as the land law of 1913 are widely recognized as one of the root causes of the economic precariousness of black South Africans. But how racist policies …

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Why this financial trend in South Africa is so terrifying

This month, South Africans received a stern warning about their personal financial future with the release of the 10X Investments South African Retirement Reality Report 2021 (RRR21), which highlights the grim reality of a huge savings deficit. -retirement among South Africans. “Although it is well known that South Africa has …

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Mainstream Renewable Power projects will provide 1.27 GW of new wind and solar power to South Africa

The consortium led by Mainstream Renewable Power was awarded 50% of the total allocation in the last round of South Africa Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Supply Program (REIPPPP) This victory makes Mainstream Renewable Power the leading renewable energy company in South Africa, with more than 2.1 GW allocated under …

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What you need to know about this weekend’s G-20 meeting

On October 30 and 31, the world’s top leaders will gather in Rome for this year’s G-20 summit. After the pandemic forced them to meet last year via video conference, heads of state will once again be present in person, allowing for the type of side-by-side and one-on-one meetings that …

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Alumni of the South-East, the faculty will be honored with the 2021 merit awards

Alumni of the South-East, the faculty will be honored with the 2021 merit awards Current students Resources for you Parents and families Resources for you Students accepted Resources for you Advisers Resources for you Faculty staff Resources for you Community partners Resources for you Open site alert

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Public protector messed up R58million tourism deal, Knysna municipality says

CAPE TOWN – The Municipality of Knysna believes that the public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane erred in concluding that his 58 million rand spent on the city’s tourism promotion agency, Knysna Tourism (KT), was irregular and constituted a maladministration. Mkhwebane announced his damning findings against the municipality on Friday, saying the …

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Understanding the flow of money in crypto

Welcome to part two of our series of articles designed to help you understand the flow of money through different types of cryptoassets. We take a look at historical trends that appear to be driving a predictable sequence of investor behavior following a rally in Bitcoin prices. In Part 1 …

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Kyari to Highlight Benefits of PIA at Africa Energy Week 2021

By Adedapo Adesanya The Minister of Transport, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, instructed the Port State Control Officers (PSCO) to demonstrate a high level of professionalism in the performance of their duties of inspecting foreign vessels in the national ports. Mr. Amaechi said so in a statement signed by the ministry’s press …

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A Bitcoin ETF: what does it all mean?

Last Sunday, October 18, it was confirmed that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) would not prevent the very first Bitcoin-based ETF from starting trading. This is an extremely important announcement for crypto investors and likely a turning point in terms of the global and traditional acceptance of …

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Aeronautics: structuring itself at the time of recovery – Transport

To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. As the world takes notable and promising steps to emerge from the pandemic, Walkers is pleased to see strong positive trends in aviation transactional activity in recent months. The industry has already seen an upturn in capital markets activity this …

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Latest updates: Australian aristocrat buys UK gambling group for £ 2.7 billion deal

Goldman Sachs obtains full ownership of securities firm in China Tabby Kinder in Hong Kong Goldman Sachs has received regulatory approval to take full ownership of its securities joint venture in China, allowing the investment bank to expand in the country as Beijing relaxes restrictions on foreign companies in its …

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Harwich City Special Meeting Tackles Wastewater, Affordable Housing

HARWICH – Monday’s special town hall will be the city’s first indoor town hall in two years, thanks to COVID-19. Voters will gather in the Harwich Community Center Gymnasium at 6:30 p.m. to examine 14 items, with sewage and affordable housing dominating the mandate. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. …

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Virgin Atlantic to re-establish London-Cape Town route next month

A Virgin Atlantic Airways Airbus A350-900 XWB. Robert Smith / MI News / NurPhoto / Getty Images Robert Smith / MI News / NurPhoto / Getty Images Virgin Atlantic will resume its route from Cape Town in mid-November. He planned to resume direct service in January, but an increase in …

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DA candidate accused of having arrears of R600k on municipal tariffs

Through Nicolas daniels 31 m ago Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share CAPE TOWN – DA Central Karoo mayoral candidate Derick Welgemoed has been criticized for allegedly accumulating municipal overdue accounts of over R600,000. Questions were also raised after he attended a bid opening meeting for a …

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How to Survive and Thrive with an Executive MBA

For participants of the Executive MBA, the ability to study part-time alongside a full-time job is a big part of the degree’s appeal. But balancing back to school with a career is a daunting prospect for many, especially when family commitments are factored in. Thandi Luzuka (pictured above) added an …

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Media mainstay Allan Greenblo dies of short illness

Dean of Media Allan Greenblo has passed away. A family friend confirmed his death and said he would be buried on Tuesday morning because he was Jewish. An online publication announced the death, stating that Greenblo died at 3:45 a.m. Monday morning after a short illness. The report says Greenblo …

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Wheels start to spin for Cape Town Cycle Tour

Through Keagan mitchell October 9, 2021 Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share Cape Town – The Cape Town Cycle Tour of Tomorrow hopes to help rebuild the tourism sector and usher in economic recovery. MEC for financial and economic opportunities, David Maynier, said: “We host the Cape …

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A ‘last hurray’ for the popular Kia Sportage, the limited edition hits the road

Sara-Jayne King is joined by Daily Maverick automotive journalist Melinda Ferguson as she reviews the Kia Sportage GT Line – Kia reintroduces a favorite in the local market, calling it ‘the latest in its best-selling SUV – The limited edition Kia Sportage GT Line is priced at R649 995 Every …

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Heat mounts over South African bank funding for fossil fuels

Cooling towers at the synthetic fuel plant of the South African petrochemical company Sasol in Secunda. Photo: Reuters Cooling towers at the synthetic fuel plant of the South African petrochemical company Sasol in Secunda. Photo: Reuters Empty reservoirs and water shortages in Cape Town show how vulnerable South Africa is …

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Mandela v Gomba funeral fraud case, 13 others postponed to January 2022

Along with 13 other people, MEC Sindiswa Gomba of Eastern Cape Health is charged with fraud, money laundering, contravention of municipal financial administration law and corruption. FILE: Former Eastern Cape Health MEC Sidiswa Gomba. Photo: @ healthecmec / Twitter CAPE TOWN – Axed Eastern Cape Health MEC Sindiswa Gomba has …

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Western Cape Export Clock 136 billion rand

DESPITE an exhausting global pandemic, more than 136 billion rand of goods were exported from the Western Cape last year. According to Wesgro’s Western Cape Trade Publication 2021, this represents a 7.4% growth in the value of the province’s exports. The report details highlights and trends in fiscal year 2020/2021 …

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Guy on Rocks: Do you know what’s good for gold? A debauched American dollar

Guy on Rocks is a Stockhead series that reviews important resource market events weekly. Former geologist and seasoned stockbroker Guy Le Page, director and senior executive at Perth-based financial services provider RM Corporate Finance, shares his strong views on the market and “stocks to watch”. Market discounts Figure 1: US …

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Falmouth’s new police station is getting closer to reality

CCBMedia PHOTOFalmouth Police Station. FALMOUTH – Plans to renovate Falmouth Police Station are about to become a reality. The city’s board of directors recently heard a presentation from Falmouth Police Chief Edward Dunne and Chief Financial Officer Jennifer Mullen, who outlined the project and budget. The estimated cost of the …

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Burns & Levinson Partners Ellen Zucker and Beth R. Myers named in 2021 as top plaintiff labor and civil rights lawyers in Lawdragon 500

BOSTON, October 4, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Burns & Levinson Partners Ellen zucker and Beth R. Myers were selected for inclusion in the Lawdragon 500 Leading 500 Lawyers ‘Guide to Labor and Civil Rights Law for their impressive work protecting workers’ rights. Ellen Zucker, a partner at Burns & …

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Cape Town’s economy to rely on a booming export market as tourism lags

Exports are key to boosting the Western Cape economy as uncertainty persists over the tourism sector which suffered a shortfall of R11 billion last year, the provincial government said. MEC for Finance and Economic Development David Maynier presented the Western Cape Province Economic Review and Outlook outlining the province’s economic …

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Cruise tourism will resume in Cape Town with 37 ships expected on our shores

After taking a heavy blow, cruise tourism to South Africa’s coasts can now resume after President Cyril Ramaphosa went to Adjusted Alert Level 1, and we don’t know who is more excited – tourists or tourists. local ! The first ship is scheduled to dock at the Cape Town Port …

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Looking for something to do this Saturday? These are Sara-Jayne King’s top picks

Weekend Breakfast Host Sara-Jayne King shares her top three picks for things to do in and around Cape Town this weekend. Every Saturday, weekend breakfast host Sara-Jayne King recommends three events taking place in Cape Town. This week’s top picks are all on Saturdays 1. Family fun at the African …

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Cape Town cruise tourism to resume, 37 ships expected

In 2012, 6,050 passengers arrived on cruise ships bound for the mother city and in the 2018/19 season that number reached 52,580. President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement that SA is moving to Adjusted Alert Level 1 means that cruise tourism in the country may resume. The first cruise ship is expected …

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Time to reopen and recuperate in WCape – David Maynier – POLITICS

Today (September 30, 2021), Western Cape Finance and Economic Opportunities Minister David Maynier tabled the 2021 Provincial Economic Review and Outlook in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. The Provincial Economic Review and Outlook 2021 is a world-class annual research publication produced by the Provincial Treasury, aimed at educating policymakers, departments …

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Opening of the new Cape Town stock exchange

South Africa’s latest stock exchange opens on Thursday, pledging to attract companies from across the continent with listing costs one-third of those charged by the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. TWK Agri will be the first company to be listed on the Cape Town Stock Exchange, which was previously called 4 Africa …

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South Africa tells Western envoys it needs funds to switch from coal

Breadcrumb Links PMN company Author of the article: Reuters Alexander Winner Content of the article JOHANNESBURG – South Africa has told climate envoys from the United States, Britain, Germany and France that it needs major financial support to move away from coal, said Wednesday the Ministry of the Environment. South …

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Much more than just a trading token

Is Binance Coin a Real Competitor for Global Market Dominance? Binance Coin is not only a utility token for the world’s largest crypto exchange, but it also has smart contract capabilities worthy of competing with the best dogs. Before we explore what gives Binance Currency (BNB) its value and performance, …

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SKEMA and EADA create a double-degree BBA in Barcelona

PARIS & BARCELONA, September 28, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – SKEMA Business School and EADA Business School have signed an agreement to launch a new joint BBA double degree program “SKEMA X EADA Global BBA” in Barcelona, ​​where EADA operates. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210928006004/en/ …

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UK urged to remove South Africa from travel ban list

Johannesburg, September 28 A South African official said he had written to the British Foreign Secretary to remove the country from the “red list” of trips to the United Kingdom for the resumption of tourism. In a statement released on Monday, David Maynier, Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities for …

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Alviva struggles to keep up with demand as global chip shortage kicks in

The financial performance of technology group Alviva, listed on the JSE, has been affected by the global shortage of processors and components. This came to light when the company announced its financial results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2021 on Monday. During the period, Alviva recorded sales of …

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Presidential Minister Mondli Gungubele mourns the death of his son

Through Siyabonga Mkhwanazi 9h ago Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share Cape Town – Presidential Minister Mondli Gungubele was saddened after losing his son, Karabo, to a brief illness. The presidency announced on Friday that Karabo, 32, died today and worked for a financial institution. Gungubele was …

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West owes Africa $ 100 billion (at least) for climate recovery

This week, as 100 world leaders gather to attend the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly, a call on rich countries to urgently step up aid to help Africa recover. the double challenge of the climate catastrophe and the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic is required. . With …

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UAE regulator approves trading of crypto assets in free zone

The UAE’s financial regulator has approved a regulatory framework for trading crypto assets in one of Dubai’s free zones. The Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) and the Dubai World Trade Center Authority (DWTCA) have agreed on rules to support the trading, issuance, listing and offering of crypto assets and associated …

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Why the rental market in South Africa is changing

The housing market in South Africa has been turned upside down again with the current boom in the rental market. While the market has seen a surge in the number of buyers due to low bank interest rates and favorable credit standards, there is now a strong demand for rental …

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The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News

The Cape and Isles Attorney’s Office announced this week that it would not sue the Vineyard Trust for altering contractors’ work quotes, as the nonprofit considers its future after a turbulent summer that has having regard to the resignation of its executive director. “After a full review of all investigative …

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Climate change actors fly to Milan for youth summit

A group of young people, including two students from the University of Cape Town (UCT), travel to Milan to make waves and spark relevant conversation at a youth summit as world leaders prepare for the Conference of United Nations on Climate Change (COP26) in Glasgow later this year. Each delegate …

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Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. announces the price of the secondary offering of ordinary shares

SINGAPORE, September 22, 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, today announced the price of the previously announced secondary public offering of 1,841,962 common shares …

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Dr Thami Mazwai: We have reached our limit

A stimulating article posted in our premium section (sign up here) discussed the controversial Basic Income Subsidy which is currently being touted in South Africa as a solution to mass unemployment and poverty. According to Joseph Cotterill, SA’s national treasury has previously commissioned research into cash payments to alleviate the …

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Cape Town’s tourism sector remains under pressure according to latest statistics

Cape Town – With significantly fewer foreign tourists than the pre-Covid-19 standard, the Western Cape tourism sector continues to be under pressure, as shown by the latest tourist accommodation income statistics for July released by SA Stats. Stats SA said seasonally adjusted housing income fell 36.8% month-over-month in July 2021. …

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UPDATE 1-S. Africa plans next phase of new 2,500 MW nuclear power plant

(add details) CAPE TOWN, Sept. 21 (Reuters) – South Africa is moving forward with plans for a new 2,500 megawatt nuclear power plant to boost energy security and wants to end the process of supplying ‘by 2024, the deputy energy minister said on Tuesday. “We plan to publish the call …

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Origins of the FLN, the armed wing of the Rusesabagina political coalition | New times

After the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi, the perpetrators, including members of the FAR (Forces Armées Rwandaises), fled to Zaire (now DR Congo) where they regrouped to form armed and political groups to attack Rwanda. On April 3, 1995, the RDR (Rally for the Return of Refugees and Democracy in …

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No country for migrants – OZY

Happy monday! With an unstable economy battling the Delta variant of COVID-19, we could all do with some smart financial advice. But why rely only on traditional experts? Today meet a 25-year-old Nigerian YouTuber who is emerging as one of Africa’s most prominent financial advisers. Amid a serious row over …

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