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5 important things happening in South Africa today

Delays in getting Koeberg 2 back online is keeping the national grid under pressure; strike action looms in the motoring sector; Sahpra outlines the outcomes of SA’s Covid vaccines; and Gupta kingp...

November 23, 2022
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business

New tender document shows alternative plans for e-tolls – including licence renewals and a fuel reward system

Road agency Sanral has put out a new tender looking for contractors to take over the Gauteng open road tolling project – including new services that could be implemented and added to its systems.

November 23, 2022
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government

Big changes on the cards for e-tolls in South Africa

The South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) has issued a tender for the failed e-toll system and is set to meet on Thursday (4 August) to discuss it further.

November 26, 2022
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government

Big changes proposed for public service in South Africa – what you need to know

Cabinet is considering the implementation of a framework geared towards the professionalisation of the entire public service, says Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs minister, Dr Nkosaz...

November 24, 2022
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government

ANC pushing ahead with new state bank in South Africa

The ANC is continuing its push to create a state bank in South Africa.

November 23, 2022
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government

Massive skills shortage in South Africa affecting hospitals

The South African Nursing Council (SANC) is blocking the training of new nurses despite the industry being in a critical state.

November 20, 2022
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government

Home Affairs expands new online booking system in South Africa – and the bank branches where you can get your Smart ID and passport

The Department of Home Affairs has extended its online Branch Appointment Booking System (BABS) to 56 offices, following its launch in June to process Smart ID cards and passport applications.

November 24, 2022
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government

These jobs have been added to South Africa’s critical skills list

The Department of Home Affairs has published its critical skills list for South Africa, showing what skills are in short supply across the country.

November 26, 2022
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government

5 important things happening in South Africa today

South Africa will get more interest rate hikes, but the end of the cycle may be near; protests and community anger over high crime raise red flags for more civil unrest in South Africa; the country...

November 27, 2022
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business

Government uncovers 3,000 ‘ghost workers’ drawing salaries at Prasa

The Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula is investigating how thousands of unverified employees got onto the state-owned Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa’s (Prasa) payroll.

November 20, 2022
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government

Cape Town gazettes new traffic laws to crack down on reckless taxis and Uber drivers

The City of Cape Town has gazetted its amended traffic by-law, which it says will help to regulate public transport vehicles and traffic within the city.

November 19, 2022
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government

The ANC wants to scrap TV licences – but there’s a catch

The ANC has proposed that the government move to scrap TV licences in the country – and replace it with a tax.

November 26, 2022
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government