Lessons from nature’s masters: Building your financial nest

If you have ever marvelled at nests created by weaver birds you will appreciate 10X Investments taking inspiration from the animal kingdom to encourage South Africans to get back up, dust themselves off and start to rebuild their personal wealth after two tough years.

January 20, 2022
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industry news

How much money teachers earn in South Africa

South Africa doesn’t graduate an adequate number of teachers to meet the supply and demand, and a retiring teacher base is starting to skew pupil to teacher ratios in the country’s classrooms.

January 19, 2022
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government

This out-of-date traffic law means South Africa is falling behind the rest of the world

Business group Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) has written to Transport minister Fikile Mbalula requesting he makes changes to South Africa’s traffic regulations.

January 19, 2022
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business

South African cannabis company details expansion plans following R300 million cash injection, including Europe and US

JSE-Listed investment holding company Labat Africa says it is diversifying its healthcare offerings through large-scale acquisitions and retail expansion.

January 19, 2022
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business

MRNA booster shots such as Pfizer don’t block Omicron: South Africa study

Booster shots with mRNA vaccines such as those made by Pfizer and BioNTech failed to block infection with the omicron coronavirus variant in the first study of its kind, South African researchers said.

January 19, 2022
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lifestyle

Landmark legal challenge against mandatory Covid vaccines in South Africa

Trade union Solidarity has launched a legal challenge against the University of the Free State (UFS) over its planned mandatory Covid-19 vaccine policy for staff and students.

January 19, 2022
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business

iKhokha’s low transaction rates helps small businesses grow

So, what should you look for when choosing a card machine for your small business?

January 19, 2022
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industry news

New demerit system and traffic rules to go ahead in South Africa

The Road Traffic Infringement Agency (RTIA) says that it plans to move forward on its plans to introduce the Administrative Adjudication of the Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Act and associated traffic changes in South Africa, despite a recent High Court ruling which found it was unconstitutional.

January 19, 2022
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motoring

$100 oil price on the way, say experts

Surging demand, fading Omicron fears, and OPEC+’s inability to ramp up output have underpinned an eye-watering rally in oil prices.

January 19, 2022
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energy

Billionaire opens vaccine plant in South Africa

US biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong on Wednesday launched a plant that will produce a billion Covid-19 vaccine doses in Cape Town by 2025, fulfilling a longtime plan to help bring greater health equity to the country of his birth.

January 19, 2022
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business

Price hikes planned for universities in South Africa

The Department of Higher Education has proposed that South Africa’s universities increase tuition fees by 4.3% and student accommodation by 6.3% in 2022.

January 19, 2022
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government

The best place to reach South African business decision makers

African International News Magazine is the best place to reach South Africa’s business decision makers.

January 19, 2022
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industry news