JOHANNESBURG President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday urged South Africans not to use murders of white farmers to inflame racial tensions by falsely equating them with ethnic cleansing, a week after a farm killing stoked violent protests.
JOHANNESBURG/ABIDJAN When COVID-19 hit Ivory Coast, Bonaventure Kra, who works at an import-export business, began to worry. Handling hard cash all day was a risk. Queuing in crowded bank branches exposed him to infection.
JOHANNESBURG South Africa's car makers have asked the government to reduce taxes on new vehicle purchases as part of a proposed stimulus package for the coronavirus-hit sector, according to a presentation from an industry body seen by Reuters.
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JOHANNESBURG Grieving South African families are being left searching for someone to collect the bodies of deceased relatives after funeral parlours like Hloni Swarts' went on strike in a country with one of the world's highest coronavirus rates. | Video
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 15 South Africa's National
Treasury plans no further easing of its coronavirus loan scheme
criteria to stimulate uptake, it told Reuters, meaning almost a
third of the government's 500 billion rand ($30 billion) relief
package may end up going unused.
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 11 Coronavirus-related bad
debts have set South African banks' profits back by around a
decade or more and they are unlikely to recover for at least
three years, two top executives told Reuters, as the economy
struggles with recession.
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JOHANNESBURG AngloGold Ashanti and Barrick Gold will sell their effective 80% stake in the Morila Gold Mine in Mali, the miners said on Monday, as political crisis grips the West African nation after soldiers seized power in a coup.
Pilanesberg National Park Das Safari-Camp von Wynand Du Toit liegt verlassen da, Paviane haben die Zelte aufgerissen, und auf dem Parkplatz grasen die Antilopen.