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The Guardian: The death of activist Sikhosiphi Rhadebe in the Eastern Cape has not stopped local communities opposing plans for a titanium mine that threatens important lands and a way of life, reports YaleEnvironment360...
All Africa: [SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has instructed Finance MinisterPravin Gordhan and his Deputy, Mcebisi Jonas, to cancel the international investment promotion roadshow to the United Kingdom and the United States and to return to South Africa...
All Africa: [SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has reconstituted the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Information and Publicity. ......
Public Technologies: Ministerial government vehicle purchase aligned to rules Government has noted media reports about the purchasing of vehicles for Ministers and their deputies which creates a perception that government is wasteful, despite government's efforts on various...
Business Day: Students have proposed a higher-education funding model that makes more money available to students in need and cuts subsidies to those who are able to fund their education themselves. Speaking to the fees commission, the Students for Law and Social Justice...
Public Technologies: The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr. Blade Nzimande will address the media on the strides that government has made in developing infrastructure at universities and Technical and Vocational...
Public Technologies: Parliament, Monday, 27 March 2017 - The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) says it is pleased with the support voiced by the people of Thohoyandou for the principle of legislation that recognises Khoi and San...
All Africa: [SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African companies that recently participated in a week-long trade and investment mission to Ghana and Nigeria have expressed satisfaction with the mission. ......
All Africa: [SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Action should be taken against companies that are found not to be complying with the Broad-Based Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) requirements for transformation, says Trade and IndustryMinisterRob Davies. ......
All Africa: [SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has appointed five members to the interim board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). ......
Public Technologies: Research is critical for inclusive tourism growth The Department of Tourism hosted its annual Research Seminar on 17 March 2017 at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria under the theme: 'Advancing Tourism Growth and Development through Research'. The Seminar is an...
Public Technologies: Media advisory 27 March 2017 Statistician-General to release the results of the Census of Mining and a report on the Social profile of older persons The Statistician-General of South Africa, Dr Pali Lehohla, will release two key datasets at a media briefing to...
All Africa: [SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has expressed sadness at the death of founder and former owner of Bloemfontein CelticFootball Club, Petrus Molemela. ......