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South Africa

SA road freight companies could be cutting their carbon emissions in half - study

Jan 29 2020 05:00

Road freight is one of the largest contributors to carbon emissions in South Africa – but by making better logistical choices, road freight companies can reduce carbon emissions and save nearly R1.5bn on carbon taxes, research has found.


EXPLAINER: How the National Health Insurance will change how healthcare is bought, sold and managed

Jan 28 2020 06:01

Think you know what the National Health Insurance is all about? Health economist Diane McIntyre contributed to policy proposals for an NHI. She explains how the NHI may change how healthcare is funded and delivered in South Africa in this edited extract from the Health Systems Trust's latest edition of its annual South African Health Review.

South Africa

'If you think it was bad, it was worse': CNN's Richard Quest slams Team SA over state capture

Jan 26 2020 11:16

Despite Finance Minister Tito Mboweni describing "many fruitful conversations" at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland last week, CNN business editor Richard Quest had harsh words for Team SA at the international gathering.


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.

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.



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