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Boris Johnson might yet get Brexit done: Counting the votes

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson will find out Tuesday evening whether he can muster a majority in the House of Commons to support his Brexit deal.

      South Africa

      SA Tourism signs two-year deal with Tencent to lure Chinese visitors

      Oct 22 2019 19:31

      South African Tourism has signed a two-year agreement with Chinese Internet company Tencent to help attract visitors to the country


      Eskom one step closer to R59bn bailout

      Oct 22 2019 18:17

      While the DA, the EFF, and other, smaller parties objected to its passing, 200 votes in favour were enough to get the controversial bill through - bringing the power utility one step closer to a R59bn bailout.


      Ministerial task team AWOL at Parly meeting as council debt to Eskom swells

      Oct 22 2019 13:51

      "The conduct of the task team tells us to jump off the nearest cliff," fumed Scopa chair Mkhuleko Hlengwa. The task team was established in 2017 to develop and lead interventions into the crisis of municipalities owing Eskom billions of rands in payments for electricity.


      9 ways the latest energy plan aims to solve load shedding

      Oct 22 2019 05:00

      The Integrated Resource Plan for 2019 outlines nine interventions to improve electricity supply, including making provision for a nuclear build programme and immediately working on increasing reserve capacity.

      South Africa

      As Eskom demands R207m for ‘pure corruption’ claim, Deloitte welcomes chance to put its case

      Oct 22 2019 07:35

      “Deloitte Consulting has been engaging in good faith with Eskom on this matter for some time now in order to assist Eskom to understand the processes followed and the value that Deloitte Consulting has delivered to Eskom."

      Mini Budget 2019

      Mini budget date won't shift again after all, says Treasury

      Oct 21 2019 18:49

      The 2019 medium-term budget policy statement will be spared another shift and will go ahead on October 30, Treasury confirmed on Monday.


      WATCH: Futuristic panel generates electricity in the dark

      Oct 22 2019 06:00

      A joint study from the University of California Los Angeles and Stanford University demonstrates a way to generate electricity in the dark by use of a thermoelectric generator device.



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      Struggling power utility Eskom will take centre stage at this year's mini budget

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