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Rhinos poached reaches 1000

Rhino Poaching

The number of rhinos poached this year has tipped the 1000 mark, the Department of Environmental Affairs announced on Thursday. … [Read more...]

SKA South African director to retire

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Director of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) South Africa Project, Dr Bernie Fanaroff, will retire from the SKA Project Office at the end of 2015. … [Read more...]

Economic growth key to stabilising food security

economic growth

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana says the economic growth remains the main vehicle for reducing poverty, food security and job creation. … [Read more...]

BiG Africa Summit considers the future of the online gambling industry for SA

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The future of mobile gambling in South Africa were among the hot topics at the BiG Africa summit held in Johannesburg in October … [Read more...]

SA takes up citrus black spot issue

Citrus Trade

South Africa has raised the issue of the European Union’s regulations on Citrus Black Spot at the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), says the Department of Trade and Industry (dti). … [Read more...]

Job opportunities to be created

Keiskammahoek

Keiskamashoek – President Jacob Zuma today announced that more than six million job opportunities will be created over the next five years through the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP). … [Read more...]

Productivity stats 2013 released

south africa productivity

South Africa’s Productivity Statistics for the year 2013 have been released, and they show a mixed bag of performances in various key industrial sectors of the economy. … [Read more...]

Crime statistics for the 2013/14

crime statistics

The South African Police Service (SAPS) today released the crime statistics for the 2013/14 financial year, which show a range of increases and decreases in certain crime categories. … [Read more...]

Youth employment review released

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Statistician-General Pali Lehohla says while the number of black youth in employment has grown over the last 20 years, the acquisition of skills has not grown at the same rate within this group. … [Read more...]

Learners urged to study Engineering

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Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has urged high school learners, especially those that are in Grade 10 to 12, to consider taking Maths and Physical Science so they can study Engineering. … [Read more...]