Category Archives: Business

US Pushes NATO to Ready More Forces to Deter Russian Threat

The United States is pressing European allies to ready more NATO battalions, ships and planes for combat, officials say, in a fresh move to shore

up NATO’s deterrence against a potential Russian attack.

U.S. Secretary …

US Pushes NATO to Ready More Forces to Deter Russian Threat

The United States is pressing European allies to ready more NATO battalions, ships and planes for combat, officials say, in a fresh move to shore

up NATO’s deterrence against a potential Russian attack.

U.S. Secretary …

MABUZA SAYS VISIT TO KENYA TO ATTEND MADARAKA DAY CELEBRATIONS HELPS CEMENT TIES

PRETORIA– South African Deputy President David Mabuza has described his working visit to Kenya last week as having helped cement political and economic ties between the people and governments of the East African country and …

SOUTH AFRICANS INVITED TO SUBMIT COMMENTS ON TOBACCO CONTROL BILL

PRETORIA — The Department of Health has encouraged South Africans to participate actively in the government’s efforts to strengthen the current tobacco control measures by submitting comments on the Control of Tobacco and Electronic Delivery …

SOUTH AFRICANS INVITED TO SUBMIT COMMENTS ON TOBACCO CONTROL BILL

PRETORIA — The Department of Health has encouraged South Africans to participate actively in the government’s efforts to strengthen the current tobacco control measures by submitting comments on the Control of Tobacco and Electronic Delivery …

MOROCCO MAY OVERTAKE SOUTH AFRICA AS CONTINENT’S BIGGEST AUTO MANUFACTURING HUB

JOHANNESBURG– South Africa may be about to surrender its status as Africa’s biggest motor industry to Morocco, according to theSouth African financial daily, Business Day.

It reported here Tuesday that new investments in Morocco are …

Japan Navy Spots Suspected China Ship Next to N. Korea Tanker

Japan’s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that a Japanese navy surveillance aircraft has spotted a suspected Chinese-flagged ship apparently transferring fuel to a North Korean tanker on the open seas.

A ministry statement said that the …

SOUTH AFRICA: FOUR PEOPLE KILLED IN CAPE TOWN SHACK FIRE

CAPE TOWN– A Cape Town family is devastated following the death of four of its members in a fire in Vrygrond near Muizenberg.

Humphrey Nkhoma and three of his children, six-year-old Mbali, 11-year-old Onako and …

Dying Ebola Patients Flee to Congo Prayer Meeting

Two dying Ebola patients were spirited out of a Congo hospital by their relatives on motorcycles, then taken to a prayer meeting with 50 other people, potentially exposing them all to the deadly virus, a …