Daily Archives: March 19, 2014

Hard Work Pays Off for Baby Proteas

The SA under-19 cricket team has been awarded a R200 000 cheque for winning the ICC Junior World Cup final in Dubai earlier this month.

The Baby Proteas squad joined senior government officials from Joburg’s …

Analysis – the World According to Dirco [analysis]

Maite Nkoana-Mashabane’s speech in Pretoria on Tuesday was billed as a kind of State of the Nation for South African foreign policy – a chance for the foreign minister to defend her decisions of the …

AMCU Takes Platinum Fight to Heart of Amplats [analysis]

Following the downing of tools on 23 January at Lonmin, Impala Platinum and Anglo American Platinum, demanding a basic monthly wage of R12,500 and after a petition to President Jacob Zuma, AMCU members on Tuesday …

U.S. and South Africa Hold Bilateral Discussion On Building a More Sustainable Energy Future [document]

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman and South African Minister of Energy Ben Martins met yesterday in Pretoria to follow up on the U.S.-South Africa Bilateral Energy Dialogue held last December in Washington, DC. …

South Africa: President’s Home Overhaul ‘Unconscionable’

Pretoria — The excessive amount spent by government in the overhaul of President Jacob Zuma’s private Nkandla home was unconscionable, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela said on Wednesday.

“The expenditure incurred by the state, including buildings