Hint of fewer foreign buyers of SA property

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There is a hint of a slowdown in the prominence of foreigners buying of domestic residential property, according to the latest FNB Estate Agent Survey.


State sets off credit bomb with rate cuts

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New proposed limits on interest rates and fees will amount to a kick in the teeth for the microlending industry, which has been lobbying ferociously for higher chargers.

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Khayelitsha stampede victims to be laid to rest

2015-07-05 18:52

The eight young women who died in Khayelitsha, Western Cape following a stampede in a tavern will be laid to rest next week, it was reported.


Mining firms’ silicosis sins

2015-07-05 19:00

Scores of mine workers suffer from lung diseases caused by inhaling dust underground. While mining firms fudge the facts, workers wait for compensation.

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‘Visa rules may boost tourist visits’

2015-07-05 18:00

Despite what some term 'draconian measures', home affairs insists its new laws will only benefit the country.

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A 46-year-old Turkish man mistakenly listed as dead by authorities has spent 10 years fighting to prove he is alive, state media reports.


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