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SA wine industry urged to focus on higher value products

Jan 25 2020 08:49

The South African wine industry should put more focus on supplying higher value products both locally and internationally, according to the chairperson of Vinpro.


Security guard strike continues as govt fails to pay wages

Jan 24 2020 22:34

Thousands of security guards providing services to Mpumalanga Province have embarked on a strike since Tuesday as they have not yet received their December payments.


Mboweni: 'I can tell you, the train is moving'

Jan 24 2020 15:42

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni told a press conference in Davos, Switzerland that "the train is moving" on reforms aimed at boosting economic growth.


In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war

Jan 24 2020 13:12

China and the United States may have laid down their arms for now in a trade truce, but their technological rivalry is very much still raging, raising the spectre of a high tech cold war.


South Africa

Mboweni: Investors at Davos most worried about Eskom, fiscal sustainability

Jan 24 2020 12:58

Investors' key concerns about South Africa at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland were Eskom and fiscal sustainability, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has said.


Q&A with the new spokesperson for Eskom, Sikonathi Mantshantsha

Jan 24 2020 05:00

We chatted to the new spokesperson for Eskom, Sikonathi Mantshantsha, who relates how he became a journalist by accident, years before he began penning devastating exposés about the power utility.

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