5.12.2020 05:00 am
Covid-19 be damned, South Africans are set to hit the country’s beaches this festive season. Bookings in many regions suggest holidaymakers are not concerned about the threat of the virus after having been cooped up for so long.
When the going gets tough, the tough get going ... on holiday. It seems that Covid-19 or not, South Africans are determined to hit the beaches with gusto again this festive season.
Agri SA’s president, Pierre Vercueil, agreed that sentiments were positive across the majority of the country where good summer rain had fallen so far.
PIC CEO Abel Sithole is of the view that: ‘Although the PIC has been found wanting in several areas of corporate governance and ethics, it continued to deliver on key aspects of its core client mandates.’
Most of the country’s blueberries are grown in the Western Cape province, also home to rolling vineyards and the coastal city of Cape Town.
There has been a staggering 373.3% increase in incidences of consumer fraud, but less than 30% of the victims say they reported it to the police. This according to the annual report released by Statistics SA, on Tuesday, which looked at victims of crime. The survey – based on 19 655 households, with a 29 […]
Sasria will cover burned trucks if they were insured against civil unrest, public disorder, strikes, riots and terrorism
Sasria insurance is owned by government and is available for any individual, business, government institution or corporate entity with assets in South Africa.
During the financial year in question, environmental protection accounted for just 0.8% of total expenditure.
‘It is service and criminality that is affecting the entire transport industry: rail overhead cables are being stolen, trucks are being burnt and you have the taxi violence – all amounting to economic sabotage.’
The single biggest transaction of the day was a whopping R299 950, with online sales increasing by 50% compared to 2019.
Small factory owners have to hunt for steel to complete projects and some had to close down or retrench workers due to the steel shortage, with some begging online for a few lengths of steel to stay in operation.
Load shedding will remain a reality for now, though the risk of load shedding should be significantly reduced by September 2021 if De Ruyter is able to implement his plans.
The price of diesel will go up by 19,86 cents a litre on 2 December – the day the latest prices kick in.
The SABC will make a formal announcement for the date of the public auction.
Most customers chose to purchase beds, lounge suites, fridges, stoves and washing machines during the first three months of the lockdown.
In February this year, Woolworths announced Moir was stepping down as CEO.