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THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL February  2018  

Note: Thursday, 01 February 2018 – The Bold and The Beautiful will fall away due to the cricket match – SA v India Episode Ridge pays a visit to Eric and makes a fearless attempt to get him to reconsider making Steffy the CEO of Forrester Creations. When explaining to Eric that the company needs a leader with more experience, …

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Capitec meets prudential requirements

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has noted the Capitec report which was released by US-based company Viceroy Research. The company released a report on Capitec stating that the bank is operating as a loan shark. “Based on our research and due diligence, we believe that Capitec is a loan shark with massively understated defaults masquerading as a community microfinance …

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Parties urged to respect dispute resolution on social grants

Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, has appealed to all the parties, who signed a dispute resolution protocol on the payment of social grants, to respect and use the agreement. This follows the article published on Sunday, 28 January, which makes reference to a supposed complaint letter by South African Post Office (SAPO) CEO, Mark …

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Arrest Magashule, Zwane and the Guptas for stealing from poor black farmers, says DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on the Hawks to arrest the Guptas, Ace Magashule, Msebenzi Zwane, and all others embroiled in the alleged theft of R200 million belonging to poor black farmers. DA Leader  Mmusi Maimane said in a statement on Friday following search and seizure operation at the Free State Premier’s Office and the Department of Agriculture related …

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Hawks confirm raids at Free State Premier’s office

The Hawks have confirmed that they are currently conducting search and seizure operations at both the office of Free State Premier Ace Magashule and the provincial office of the Department of Agriculture. “Yes I can confirm that we have been here since around 8:30am. We are targeting the office of the Premier as well as the offices of the Department …

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Government is committed to the automotive industry

Government remains committed to the production of vehicles locally through the Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP) says Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Mangwanishe. “As the government, our commitment to local vehicle production is supported in our Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP) with a prime focus on adding value in the manufacturing and industrial sector. Export promotion, job creation and …

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Terms of Reference for State Capture Inquiry released

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development has published the Terms of Reference for the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in the Government Gazette. The terms of reference act as a guideline for the Commission in their investigations. They were signed into effect by President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday. “In the terms of the reference, the Commission must …

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Molefe ordered to pay back golden handshake

Embattled former Eskom boss Brain Molefe’s golden handshake got revolting when the North Gauteng High Court on Thursday ordered him to pay back the cash. The ruling was pronounced by Judge Elias Matojane. When he left the power utility, the former CEO was granted R30 million golden handshake. In 2016, Eskom paid Molefe R11 million as part of the money. …

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Team SA assures WEF of political stability

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, as head of Team SA at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, has assured potential investors that South Africa is politically stable and open for business. “The South African delegation to the World Economic Forum 2018 (WEF) in Davos Switzerland, has been assuring partner governments, investors and finance institutions that South Africa is politically …

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Discount, Retail, farm and forestry Sectors minimum wage hike in February

The Department of Labour has announced the minimum wage increase in different sectors with effect from March this year. Departmental Spokesperson Teboho Thejane said the minimum  wage in the Wholesale and Retail part will increase by 5,1 and 6,6 percent, while workers in the farming and forestry industries will get 5,6 percent pay climb. “Workers in the Wholesale and Retail Sector will get …

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