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Plan to turn taxi ranks into mini-CBDs in South Africa

The Gauteng provincial government will hold hearings this week to discuss the Gauteng Township Economy Development Bill, which includes proposals to turn townships into key business hubs.

February 16, 2022
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business

South Africa’s first open-road electric vehicle range test: Jaguar I-Pace vs BMW i3s vs MINI Cooper SE

A new benchmark evaluation has put three locally available electric vehicles (EVs) – the Jaguar I-Pace, BMW i3s and MINI Cooper SE – to the test in a simulated open-road range assessment to determi...

February 16, 2022
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motoring

How many people are on grants in South Africa vs taxpayers

South Africa’s extension of a monthly grant for the jobless means there’ll continue to be twice as many welfare beneficiaries as registered taxpayers, highlighting the challenge the government face...

February 16, 2022
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finance

MTN reveals new logo

Telecommunications Group MTN has revealed a new logo ahead of an official brand refresh.

February 16, 2022
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mobile

South Africa’s beer association has a message for the finance minister

Ahead of his inaugural Budget Speech next week, 23 February 2022, the Beer Association of South Africa calls on finance minister Enoch Godongwana to ensure the future sustainability and profitabili...

February 16, 2022
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business

Zeelo – The transport solution modernising the way people commute

Zeelo is a fully-managed tech service for organisations who believe in faster and greener tailored transportation solutions.

February 16, 2022
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industry news

South Africa is facing another Eskom-level disaster: minister

Transport minister Fikile Mbalula has warned that South Africa could soon face a disaster on par with Eskom’s electricity crisis as its road infrastructure continues to deteriorate.

February 16, 2022
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government

Cape Town to become first load shedding-free city in South Africa: mayor

Cape Town will be the first load shedding-free city in South Africa, says mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis.

February 16, 2022
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energy

South Africa to launch online driving licence services this week: minister

The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) online payments system will officially go live in South Africa this week, says Transport minister Fikile Mbalula.

February 16, 2022
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motoring

103 countries you can travel to visa-free on a South African passport – and where you can’t go to due to travel restrictions

Henley & Partners has published its latest passport index for 2021, outlining the countries that South Africans can travel to visa-free right now.

February 16, 2022
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trending

If you live in Tshwane, you should probably contact your body corporate

The City of Tshwane has called on residents who live in complexes to ensure that their body corporates are up to date with their municipal bills and levies, or face being cut off.

February 16, 2022
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property

Inflation eases in January – but fuel prices remain staggeringly high

The headline consumer price index (CPI) declined by 0.2 percentage points to 5.7% in January 2022, down from 5.9% in December.

February 16, 2022
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finance