Wed, 01 Apr 2020

Harmony warns of limited gold production during lockdown

Harmony Gold [JSE: HAR] has said production of gold in South Africa will be limited to between 650 kg and ...

MTN to move ahead on Nigeria stock sale amid market turmoil

MTN [JSE:MTN] will push on with a plan to reduce its majority stake in the wireless carrier's Nigerian business, though ...

JSE wrap | Financials lead surge amid consecutive gains

The JSE closed firmer for a second consecutive session led by strong gains from the financials index.The financials index rebounded ...

SA records biggest trade surplus in 14 months

South Africa recorded its biggest trade surplus in 14 months in February as exports to Europe surged.The trade balance swung ...

Telkom to take on SARS in ConCourt over tax judgment

Telkom is taking its fight with the South African Revenue Service to the Constitutional Court, following an adverse judgment handed ...

Athletics SA happy with dates of 2021 Olympic Games

Athletics South Africa (ASA) has expressed happiness at the announcement on Monday of the new dates of the Olympic Games ...

Clark believes he can save Leopards from relegation

Black Leopards coach Alan Clark is confident he has the necessary experience and ability to help the club stave off ...

Water crisis could sabotage Zimbabwe's coronavirus lockdown

Buckets and jerrycans in hand or in wheelbarrows, dozens of Zimbabweans stand close to each other in a long queue, ...

A fight to save the pangolin - in an African forest

The prehistoric shape is hard to make out as it moves slowly through the gloomy forest, so trackers listen for ...

Taxi strike called off, Mbalula, Santaco to brief the nation

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula, the South African National Taxi Council (Santaco) and National Taxi Alliance will brief the nation on ...

Govt addresses physical distancing, long Sassa queues

The government has conceded the first round of social grant collections during the lockdown had teething problems as there was ...

Covid-19: What happens after the lockdown?

Those of us trying to model the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic should try to be humble; there is more we don't ...

CSA reveals its 4-point coronavirus pandemic strategy

Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Tuesday revealed its four-point plan to play it part in countering the Covid-19 pandemic that ...

From Dhaka to Gaza: How Do You Socially Distance in a Crowd

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Josna Begum lives with her son in a house with four other families in a slum in ...

Architecture: four ideas from history that offer healthier design

The response to COVID-19 has taken a spatial turn. Borders have been strengthened, people are being asked to confine themselves ...

New discovery: penguins vocalise under water when they hunt

Penguins, like all seabirds, are known to be highly vocal on land where they come to breed. They use these ...

Fossil track sites tell the story of ancient crocodiles at the Cape

"The Pleistocene" often evokes images of ice ages - with much of the planet covered by great ice sheets. In ...

Ryan Sandes on training and staying sane during lockdown

South African ultra-distance trail runner Ryan Sandes is used to being out in the mountains clocking more than 140km per ...

CSA look to give Graeme Smith permanent role

Cricket South Africa's (CSA) acting director of cricket, Graeme Smith, looks set to be appointed to a permanent role.That was ...

Long queues expose Sassa beneficiaries to coronavirus - Black Sash

Beneficiaries of social grants are facing exposure to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) which could result in furthering the spread of ...

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Worldwide cases of Covid-19 approaching 800,000

WASHINGTON, DC - As the cases of coronavirus worldwide approaches 800,000, deaths in the United States have now passed 3,000.Another ...

Thousands of stranded cruise ship passengers told to 'piss off'

SYDNEY, Australia - Australia has taken a hard line, turning away six cruise ships with thousands of people on board.The ...

Chinese, Russian and European countries get OK from U.S. on Iran

PanARMENIAN.Net - The U.S. government has extended for another 60 days sanction waivers that allow Russian, Chinese, and European countries ...

New York City gets injection of 250,000 face masks, courtesy of UN

NEW YORK CITY, New York - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterreswas were on ...

Duke and Duchess of Sussex quit Canada for California

LOS ANGELES, California - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and their son Archie, have moved from Canada to California - ...

The Crucial Experiment in the Case of Cardinal George Pell

Cardinal George Pell's accuser claimed to be familiar with the layout of a renovated sacristy and this fact means we ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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