January 22, 2020


SAA considers pilot programme

National carrier South African Airways (SAA) is investigating the possibility of using the in-flight relief pilot programme as a meaningful contribution towards the development of future pilots. “We have taken a decision to investigate the possibility of putting together a programme that will assist entrants to the airline’s Cadet Pilot Trai…
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SA condemns terrorist attack in China

The South African government has condemned in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack which took place at the Kunming Railway Station, in……
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Pistorius trial to be televised in part

Pretoria – Judge Dunstan Mlambo has ruled on Tuesday that Paralympian Oscar Pistorius’s murder trial will be televised in part with conditions at the……
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Change for community media

It won’t be business as usual for players in the community media field, as a pledge for increased support from two prominent organisations is set to change how this sector operates from now on. This after the State Owned Entities Communicators’ Association (SOECA) and the State Owned Enterprises Procurement Forum (SOEPF) have committed to up…
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SAMSA Canoeists take silver

The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) Canoeists have received silver medals for finishing 15th at the Dusi Marathon in Durban. Mhlonishwa Hlongwane and Nqobile Makhanya, part of the SAMSA Change Life Academy entrants, made it in 2:57 minutes on Saturday. They were in the first batch where Sbonelo “Eric” Zondi, also a Change a […
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Centralising tender system will root out corruption

Centralising government’s tender system will go a long way in rooting out corruption in the public service, President Jacob Zuma said on Sunday. In……
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Wind, solar power to provide electricity

East London – Wind and solar-generated power will form the backbone of a provincial government programme to provide disadvantaged people in rural Eastern Cape with electricity. Provincial Local Government and Traditional Affairs MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyane said the Eastern Cape government will work with Eskom to provide these areas with free non…
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Statistics Council inaugurated

Minister in the Presidency: National Planning Commission, Trevor Manuel, has inaugurated the new Statistics Council that will serve for a period of……
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Unemployment eases

South Africa’s unemployment eased to 24.1% in the fourth quarter of 2013 from a revised 24.5% in the third quarter, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday. Releasing its Quarterly Labour Force Survey, Stats SA said employment increased by 141 000, largely due to an increase of 123 000 jobs in the informal sector […]

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Mahikeng to stimulate economic growth

Mahikeng gears up to stimulate economic growth. The capital of the North West province, Mahikeng, is to strengthen its reputation as that region’s mega airport city, a move Premier Thandi Modise says will position the city as a gateway into the Southern African Development Community (SADC). Mahikeng as a city “We want to leave a […]

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