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iol.co.za
DTI relaunches support schemeINDEPENDENT MEDIATrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Photo: Leon Nicholas.
DTI relaunches support scheme
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIATrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Photo: Leon Nicholas. Johannesburg - Trade and industry minister Rob Davies on Friday relaunched government’s Support Programme for Industrial Innovation (SPII). The launch took place at the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Steel sector gets tariff protectionINDEPENDENT MEDIATrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Photo: Leon Nicholas.
Steel sector gets tariff protection
iol.co.za / Posted 9 hours ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIATrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Photo: Leon Nicholas. Johannesburg - The local steel sector is set for some relief after trade and industry minister Rob Davies approved a 10% duty. This comes as embattled steel producers -... Read more
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iol.co.za
Officials happy after Agoa meetingCape Town - South Africa and the United States are a bit closer to reaching con
Officials happy after Agoa meeting
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Cape Town - South Africa and the United States are a bit closer to reaching consensus on chicken and pork imports from the US, the trade and industry ministry said on Thursday. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies and the US Trade Representative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Rob Davies Arrives in Gabon for AGOA ForumThe Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies has arrived in Libreville' Ga
Minister Rob Davies Arrives in Gabon for AGOA Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies has arrived in Libreville' Gabon' to attend the 14th African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum that is taking place from 24-27 August 2015. The Forum is being held under the theme "AGOA at 15:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa Tells Japan Why SA Needs Black IndustrialistsDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa told Japanese officials during an official vis
Ramaphosa Tells Japan Why SA Needs Black Industrialists
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa told Japanese officials during an official visit that the development of black industrialists was important for the advancement of South Africa's economy. Ramaphosa, who ended his official visit in Tokyo on Tuesday,... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Save iron, steel sector jobs - JZPresident Jacob Zuma has urged government, the business sector and labour to wo
Save iron, steel sector jobs - JZ
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
President Jacob Zuma has urged government, the business sector and labour to work tirelessly together to save jobs in the iron and domestic steel industry sector. On Tuesday, the Presidency said President Zuma is concerned about the pressure that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Save Jobs in Iron, Steel IndustryPretoria — President Jacob Zuma has urged government, the business sector and l
Save Jobs in Iron, Steel Industry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pretoria — President Jacob Zuma has urged government, the business sector and labour to work tirelessly together to save jobs in the iron and domestic steel industry sector. On Tuesday, the Presidency said President Zuma is concerned about the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa's Bizarro-World Foreign PolicyLast year, when it was first reported that South Africa's ruling liberation mov
South Africa's Bizarro-World Foreign Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Last year, when it was first reported that South Africa's ruling liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC), would receive funding from the Chinese Communist Party for its new Policy School and Political Institute in Venterskroon, I and... Read more
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iafrica.com
Save iron, steel sector jobs - JZPresident Jacob Zuma has urged government, the business sector and labour to wo
Save iron, steel sector jobs - JZ
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Jacob Zuma has urged government, the business sector and labour to work tirelessly together to save jobs in the iron and domestic steel industry sector. On Tuesday, the Presidency said President Zuma is concerned about the pressure that... Read more
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Eye Witness News
A crisis the ANC should not wasteOPINION: ANC,African National Congress,South African economy Stephen Grootes
A crisis the ANC should not waste
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
OPINION: ANC,African National Congress,South African economy Stephen Grootes says the party is in a good position to actually use the economic crisis for the good of SA. On Monday, the rand sank to its lowest ever... Read more
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iol.co.za
Govt considering steps in steel crisisCape Town - President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday called on government, business, and
Govt considering steps in steel crisis
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Cape Town - President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday called on government, business, and trade unions to work together to prevent job losses in the struggling iron and domestic steel industry sector. “This is a time for unity in the sector so that this... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Unlikely alliance could save steel industryIn a rare moment of agreement, business, labour and government have agreed to p
Unlikely alliance could save steel industry
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
In a rare moment of agreement, business, labour and government have agreed to protect the local steel industry, in a move aimed at avoiding what business has called the imminent collapse of the steel industry. An emergency task team was established... Read more
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Daily Maverick
A crisis the ANC should not wasteIn a way, one of the reasons for this has been what many analysts have suggeste
A crisis the ANC should not waste
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
In a way, one of the reasons for this has been what many analysts have suggested is a lack of proper policy direction. Some refer to "analysis paralysis", others to the fact that the ANC is simply a broad church, that with both Cyril Ramaphosa and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Numsa vows to fight job cutsNumsa says it's aware thousands of jobs will be lost because the industry is no
Numsa vows to fight job cuts
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Numsa says it's aware thousands of jobs will be lost because the industry is not 'globally competitive'. FILE: Numsa’s general secretary Irvin Jim. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. NUMSA,Trade Union Solidarity,Uasa,steel industry The union says it... Read more
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iafrica.com
Steel sector jobs can't be saved?Steel industry companies and unions say a historic meeting with government will
Steel sector jobs can't be saved?
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Steel industry companies and unions say a historic meeting with government will not save thousands of jobs in the short term, but the interventions are strong enough to ensure long-term sustainability of the industry. The companies and unions,... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Steel sector jobs can't be saved?Steel industry companies and unions say a historic meeting with government will
Steel sector jobs can't be saved?
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
Steel industry companies and unions say a historic meeting with government will not save thousands of jobs in the short term, but the interventions are strong enough to ensure long-term sustainability of the industry. The companies and unions,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Steel sector jobs can't be saved in short term' Seifsa estimates that 10,000 workers in the steel sector will be directly aff
'Steel sector jobs can't be saved in short term'
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Seifsa estimates that 10,000 workers in the steel sector will be directly affected by retrenchments. Steel industry firms and unions met with government to find solutions to looming job cuts.... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
US poultry deal to cost SA 6500 jobs?The agreement to allow the United States to bring chicken into South Africa dut
US poultry deal to cost SA 6500 jobs?
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
The agreement to allow the United States to bring chicken into South Africa duty-free will cost the country R900-million and about 6500 jobs, the SA Poultry Association said. The agreement has allowed South Africa to secure a place on the United... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women Key to Sustainable Economic DevelopmentPretoria — Women empowerment and gender equality are key to sustainable economi
Women Key to Sustainable Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — Women empowerment and gender equality are key to sustainable economic development and transformation, says Trade and Industry (dti) Minister Rob Davies. Speaking at a Women's Day celebration on Friday, the Minister said that women must be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in JapanDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa arrives in Japan to promote South Africa as de
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa arrives in Japan to promote South Africa as destination for trade and investment Supported by a high-level Ministerial and a delegation of captains of Industry, South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa today,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Japan to promote trade and investmentAt government level‚ the delegation includes ministers Naledi Pandor‚ Rob Davie
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Japan to promote trade and investment
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
At government level‚ the delegation includes ministers Naledi Pandor‚ Rob Davies‚ Tina Joemat-Pettersson and deputy ministers Bheki Cele‚ Nomaindia Mfeketo‚ Mzwandile Masina. Dr Nono Simelelela‚ Special Advisor to the Deputy President‚ senior... Read more
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Deseret News
Survey: More college freshmen struggling with their mental healthSALT LAKE CITY — Brittany Jackson earned enough college credit in high school t
Survey: More college freshmen struggling with their mental health
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Brittany Jackson earned enough college credit in high school to be considered a sophomore by the time she first set foot on her college campus last year. Yet after months of difficult classes, trouble connecting with roommates and... Read more
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iol.co.za
50 000 steel industry jobs on the lineJohannesburg - About 50 000 jobs are set to be lost – this time in the steel in
50 000 steel industry jobs on the line
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Johannesburg - About 50 000 jobs are set to be lost – this time in the steel industry – after unions failed to convince companies to halt retrenchments at the industry’s main companies in the country. And economists calculate that should the entire... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa Off to JapanDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and an entourage of Cabinet ministers and thei
Ramaphosa Off to Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and an entourage of Cabinet ministers and their deputies were set to jet off to Tokyo, Japan, on Friday. His office said the plan was to increase collaboration and partnerships in the fields of science and technology... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trade and Industry Hosts Consultative Conference On Copyright Amendment Bill, 27 AugThe Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will host a consultative confere
Trade and Industry Hosts Consultative Conference On Copyright Amendment Bill, 27 Aug
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will host a consultative conference on the Copyright Amendment Bill at Birchwood Hotel in Kempton Park, on 27 August 2015. The Copyright Amendment Bill was published for public comments on 27 July 2015,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa off to JapanCyril Ramaphosa. (GCIS) Johannesburg - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and an
Ramaphosa off to Japan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Cyril Ramaphosa. (GCIS) Johannesburg - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and an entourage of Cabinet ministers and their deputies were set to jet off to Tokyo, Japan, on Friday. His office said the plan was to increase collaboration and partnerships... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ramaphosa on official visit to JapanDoCDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is on an official visit to Japan. Photo: Ka
Ramaphosa on official visit to Japan
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
DoCDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is on an official visit to Japan. Photo: Katlholo Maifadi Cape Town – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will pay an official visit to Japan from August 22 to 25, the presidency said on Friday. He would lead a... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
STEM Classes Held At OhioHealth Medical Campus Friday August 21, 2015 6:17 AMUPDATED: Friday August 21, 2015 6:20 AM An exc
STEM Classes Held At OhioHealth Medical Campus
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
Friday August 21, 2015 6:17 AMUPDATED: Friday August 21, 2015 6:20 AM An exciting new partnership between OhioHealth and Pickerington Schools will give 38 high school students unique opportunities to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa Off to Japan to Market SA's EconomyDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will visit Japan this month, with the aim of r
Ramaphosa Off to Japan to Market SA's Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will visit Japan this month, with the aim of reassuring Japanese investors that SA is open for business and is a stable, vibrant and conducive environment for investment. The Presidency explained this in a statement,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Leads South African Government and Business Delegation to JapanA high-level South African government and business delegation led by Deputy Pre
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Leads South African Government and Business Delegation to Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
A high-level South African government and business delegation led by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to touch down in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday 22 August 2015 to consolidate political and economic bilateral relations between the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma Concludes Botswana VisitPresident Jacob Zuma has concluded his visit to Gaborone, Botswana for the 35th
Zuma Concludes Botswana Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Jacob Zuma has concluded his visit to Gaborone, Botswana for the 35th Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit, the Presidency said on Tuesday. At the summit, Botswana took over the role of SADC chair from Zimbabwe, while... Read more
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express
Is this the 'ghost' of 1943 RAF plane crash pilot caught on camera?WATCH: THIS "phantom hitchhiker" was thumbing a lift just yards from the scen
Is this the 'ghost' of 1943 RAF plane crash pilot caught on camera?
express / Posted 9 days ago
WATCH: THIS "phantom hitchhiker" was thumbing a lift just yards from the scene of a fatal Second World War RAF plane crash, the friends who filmed him claim. The "creepy figure"... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma concludes Botswana visitJohannesburg - President Jacob Zuma has concluded his visit to Gaborone, Botswa
Zuma concludes Botswana visit
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma has concluded his visit to Gaborone, Botswana for the 35th Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit, the Presidency said on Tuesday. At the summit, Botswana took over the role of SADC chair from... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Scorecard playoff decides championship in third Miller Lite Greatest ScrambleScorecard playoff decides championship in third Miller Lite Greatest Scramble
Scorecard playoff decides championship in third Miller Lite Greatest Scramble
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
Scorecard playoff decides championship in third Miller Lite Greatest Scramble The sixth annual Vindicator Greatest Golfer of the Valley got under way Monday at The Lake Club with 24-teams participating in its third annual Miller Lite Greatest... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Greatest Golfer Scramble Champs are Dye, Morrow, Gurska, CindricThe 3rd Annual Miller Lite Greatest Golfer of the Valley Scramble Championship
Greatest Golfer Scramble Champs are Dye, Morrow, Gurska, Cindric
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
The 3rd Annual Miller Lite Greatest Golfer of the Valley Scramble Championship sponsored by Superior Beverage took place Monday at The Lake Club. The 24 teams earned spots by top showings at charity scramble events this summer around the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Leads South African Delegation to SADC Summit in Botswana, 17 to 18 AugustThe President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Jacob Z
President Jacob Zuma Leads South African Delegation to SADC Summit in Botswana, 17 to 18 August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Jacob Zuma, will lead a South African delegation to the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of State and Government, scheduled for 17-18... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Botswana for SADC SummitPresident Jacob Zuma has arrived in Gaborone, Botswana to attend the 35th Ordin
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Botswana for SADC Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Gaborone, Botswana to attend the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of State and Government, taking place from 16-18 August 2015. The Summit takes place under the theme:... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma in Botswana for SADC summitDoCPresident Jacob Zuma with Heads of States during the opening ceremony of the
Zuma in Botswana for SADC summit
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
DoCPresident Jacob Zuma with Heads of States during the opening ceremony of the 35th SADC Heads of State and Government Summit in Botswana. Picture: Kopano Tlape/ Department of Communications Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Gaborone,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma to Attend SADC Summit in BotswanaBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 President Jacob Zuma will lead a delegation to th
Zuma to Attend SADC Summit in Botswana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 President Jacob Zuma will lead a delegation to the ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit to be held in Gaborone, Botswana this week. South Africa will give a report on the work done by the organ... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma Arrives in Botswana for SADC SummitPresident Jacob Zuma arrived in Gaborone, Botswana on Sunday ahead of the 35th
Zuma Arrives in Botswana for SADC Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
President Jacob Zuma arrived in Gaborone, Botswana on Sunday ahead of the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) heads of state summit, the presidency said. The summit runs from Sunday to Tuesday, under the theme of accelerating... Read more
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The New Age
Zuma arrives in Botswana for SADC summitPresident Jacob Zuma has arrived in Gaborone, Botswana, to attend the 35th Ordi
Zuma arrives in Botswana for SADC summit
The New Age / Posted 11 days ago
President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Gaborone, Botswana, to attend the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of State and Government, from August 16 to 18, the presidency said on Sunday. The summit would take... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Summit - Focus On Regional IndustrialisationPretoria — The implementation of the Southern African Development Community (SA
SADC Summit - Focus On Regional Industrialisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Pretoria — The implementation of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Regional Industrialisation Strategy will take centre stage when regional leaders meet in Botswana. The industrialisation strategy is anchored on three pillars,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
President Zuma arrives in Botswana for SADC summitThe summit is being held under the theme "Accelerating Industrialisation of SAD
President Zuma arrives in Botswana for SADC summit
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
The summit is being held under the theme "Accelerating Industrialisation of SADC Economies Through Transformation of Natural Endowment and Improved Human Capital.” In a statement‚ the Presidency said that President Zuma is being accompanied by... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Small firms wilt under BEE backlashFive years after it was started, Themba Khuma’s* wholesale business has taken o
Small firms wilt under BEE backlash
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Five years after it was started, Themba Khuma’s* wholesale business has taken off. When it began in 2010, extended family members banded together, contributing cash, business connections and capital, and soon the company was making a healthy... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma to lead SA delegation to SADC summitPretoria - President Jacob Zuma will lead a South African delegation to the 35t
Zuma to lead SA delegation to SADC summit
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma will lead a South African delegation to the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of State and Government on August 17 and 18 in Gaborone, Botswana, the presidency said on... Read more
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The New Age
Zuma to lead SA delegation to SADC summit in BotswanaPresident Jacob Zuma will lead a South African delegation to the 35th Ordinary
Zuma to lead SA delegation to SADC summit in Botswana
The New Age / Posted 13 days ago
President Jacob Zuma will lead a South African delegation to the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of State and Government on August 17 and 18 in Gaborone, Botswana, the presidency said on Saturday. The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zuma to lead SA delegation to SADC summitThe theme of the 35th summit of its kind will be "Accelerating Industrialisatio
Zuma to lead SA delegation to SADC summit
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
The theme of the 35th summit of its kind will be "Accelerating Industrialisation of SADC Economies Through Transformation of Natural Endowment and Improved Human Capital”. “It is expected that the Summit will focus on the following‚ amongst other... Read more
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walesonline
Five teenagers arrested in connection with major fire at disused churchFour 15-year-old boys and another aged 16 are in police custody, a spokeswoman
Five teenagers arrested in connection with major fire at disused church
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
Four 15-year-old boys and another aged 16 are in police custody, a spokeswoman for Dyfed-Powys Police said. About 30 firefighters tackled the blaze, while around 50 residents had to leave their homes and were sent to a rest centre at Llanelli... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liquor Policy Proposals WelcomedPretoria — Residents of Seshego in Limpopo have welcomed the Department of Trad
Liquor Policy Proposals Welcomed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Pretoria — Residents of Seshego in Limpopo have welcomed the Department of Trade and Industry's (dti) liquor policy proposals. At a consultation session on the draft National Liquor Policy, on Thursday, the residents said the enforcement of the law... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trade and Industry On Liquor Policy Consultation Session in SeshegoMembers of the community of Seshego in Limpopo have welcomed the liquor policy
Trade and Industry On Liquor Policy Consultation Session in Seshego
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Members of the community of Seshego in Limpopo have welcomed the liquor policy proposals presented by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti). The residents aired their sentiments during the consultation session on the Draft National Liquor... Read more
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