Daily Archives: August 7, 2017

SOUTH AFRICA EXPECTS RECORD MAIZE HARVEST OF 16 MILLION TONNES IN 2017

RUSTENBURG, South Africa is expected to bring in a record maize harvest estimated at around 16 million tonnes this year but instead of celebrating, farmers are worried as the bumper crop will

Have your say on B-BBEE defence sector code

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has approved and gazetted the draft Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) defence sector code for public comment.

This is a defence industry specific element designed to

Minister Tokozile Xasa consults with tourism industry on National ...

The Minister of Tourism Tokozile Xasa today consulted with the tourism industry on the Draft National Tourism Sector Strategy (NTSS). Hosted in Johannesburg, the consultative session was aimed at soliciting inputs, as

Agencies: Escalating Violence Hinders Aid Operations in Northern Mali

DAKAR � Escalating militia violence and a surge in attacks on aid workers in northern Mali are restricting the delivery of food and healthcare to millions of people, agencies said on Monday.

The

Western Cape Agriculture announces Female Entrepreneur Awards ...

Women in agriculture to be celebrated this weekIn line with Women's Month, achievements of women in the Western Cape's agriculture sector will be celebrated next week.On Thursday, 10 August, the provincial winners

“Nothing can justify terrible acts of abuse” in Kasai ...

"Nothing can justify" the terrible acts of abuse against women and children in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in recent months.

That's the view of Marie-Pierre Poirier,