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

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

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Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. announcement of share buybacks

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

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Covid-19 vaccination program discriminates against the poor – research

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

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Patrimonial dispute engulfs site chosen for Amazon’s new African headquarters

For the Khoi and San – the original inhabitants of South Africa – a verdant patch of land in Cape Town embodies victory and tragedy. The two communities drove Portuguese cattle raiders there in 1510. But, a century and a half later, it was there that the Dutch settlers launched …

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On the occasion of Africa Day, Casablanca Finance City (CFC) tackles preconceived ideas on the continent

Casablanca, Morocco – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Casablanca Finance City (CFC) (https://CasablancaFinanceCity.com), the leading financial center in Africa, celebrates Africa by producing a web-TV program, CFC Talks – Special Africa Day (https: // bit.ly / 3vMGMl0), to fight against preconceived ideas on the continent and raise awareness of its potential by …

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Covid Debt – 5 Ways To Hang On To Your Home (Or Let It Go)

Through Bonny fourie 46 m ago Share this article: ShareTweeterShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The 2020 Covid-19 lockdown still has many homeowners under financial pressure. Pay cuts and even unemployment are always realities for families, and mortgage repayments are proving difficult. Some homeowners even face the grim reality of losing their …

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1Life, LifeQ and Samsung South Africa launch Covid-19 screening app as SA is set to enter wave 3 – Samsung Newsroom South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – June 02, 2021 – 1Life, in collaboration with LifeQ, using a Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 device, launched a first Covid-19 screening application in SA. It uses unique patterns derived from users’ biometric data to give them an indication of changes in their health, allowing consumers …

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Helen Joseph Hospital management calls for sustainable solutions to water crisis

Hospital officials met with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC), Rand Water and Joburg Water Management to assess the impact of continuous water disruptions on clinical services. Donation from donors to drill water at Rahima Moosa Mother & Child Hospital on June 1, 2021 following a water shortage crisis …

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DoD works to improve financial controls to reduce corruption and fraud

Accountant of the Ministry of Defense Secretary of Defense Gladys Kudjoe. Qualified audit reports underway for Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula’s (DoD) Defense Ministry have seen one of Parliament’s defense oversight committees hear what is being done to change the auditor’s financial opinion General Tsakani Maluleke on the South African army. Without …

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Johannesburg’s R73.3 billion budget focuses on people

Johannesburg’s people-centered budget – to the tune of Rand 73.3 billion – is designed to jump-start the delivery of quality services in the aftermath of the devastation of the Covid-19 pandemic to the city’s coffers. Municipal Committee (MMC) member for finance Cllr Jolidee Matongo said the approved budget for 2021/22 …

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