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06:53 (GMT+2) Fri, 26 May 2017
JOHANNESBURG, May 25 (ANA) – Economists expressed satisfaction on Thursday that the South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) had left its benchmark repo rate unchanged at seven percent per annum though they wished it could have been reduced.Reserve Ba
06:00 (GMT+2) Fri, 26 May 2017
** Strong language alert, para 6 *** The first witness in a trial-within-a-trial was called to testify on Thursday in the case against 22-year-old triple murder accused Henri van Breda.Henri’s defence counsel wants Western Cape High Court
06:00 (GMT+2) Fri, 26 May 2017
PARLIAMENT, May 25 (ANA) – A market inquiry into high data costs in South Africa is on the horizon.Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel on Thursday announced he would be asking the Competition Commission to the conduct the probe.Tabling
05:37 (GMT+2) Fri, 26 May 2017
JOHANNESBURG, May 25 (ANA) – Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane was prevented from entering Zambia on Thursday, the party said.DA national spokesperson Phumzile Van Damme said that Maimane was stopped at the Lusaka Airport and said that t
22:00 (GMT+2) Thu, 25 May 2017
The South African army was continuing to lose some of its essential capabilities and was hamstrung from dealing with infrastructure problems, Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula said as she again advocated for a doubling of the defence budget.De
20:00 (GMT+2) Thu, 25 May 2017
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown on Thursday announced a probe into procurement at Eskom dating back to 2007, stressing that she wanted it to get to the bottom of allegations of corruption involving the utility’s coal contracts.Brown sai
18:00 (GMT+2) Thu, 25 May 2017
JOHANNESBURG, May 25 (ANA) – The South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) on Thursday left its benchmark repo rate unchanged at seven percent per annum, a seventh time in a row since May last year.Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago announced that