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The Health Professions Council of SA is in for a major shake-up

2015-09-10 13:29

A shake-up at the Health Professions Council of SA (HPCSA) is imminent, following a high-level inquiry into tender corruption to inefficiency at the troubled body.

$1m reward to bust SA-linked poaching ring

2013-11-14 13:40

US secretary of state John Kerry has offered a $1m reward in efforts to bust a poaching ring based in Laos and operating in South Africa and other countries.

Goodbye Kombi: End of the Volksie bus

2013-09-23 13:14

A long and often strange trip is ending for the iconic Volkswagen hippie van as production ceases in its last bastion - Brazil. VW can't change production to meet the law.

Saudi follows SA ban on Brazil beef

2012-12-18 17:42

Saudi Arabia has become the largest country to stop purchases of all Brazilian beef following a 2010 case of mad cow disease.

Vehicle sales power ahead

2011-02-02 11:43

Sales of new vehicles continued to grow in January and a bigger demand for commercial vehicles indicates an uptick in the economy.

Nigeria may beat SA economy by 2050

2011-01-12 06:22

By 2050 the global economy will be very different from what it is today with Nigeria and Vietnam possibly replacing SA on the list of 20 biggest economies in the world.


Tyre tips to save your life

2013-12-06 09:15

Unsafe tyres are one of the many reasons for road fatalities every year. Check out some top tyre tips to keep safe.

SA possible haven for terrorists

Interpol has issued an international red alert for suspected terrorist Samantha Lewthwaite, but the 'White Widow' is not the first terror suspect linked to South Africa.

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VW’s latest GTI - we drive it!

2013-07-05 12:35

'Often rivalled, never equalled'. VW’s GTI is in SA with a mission: to provide a Jack-of-all-trades performer to rival the Ford Focus ST. We drive it...

Record sales for Fiat Group

2012-09-12 14:42

Fiat South Africa recorded its best sales month in August 2012 with 424 units sold as demand for the 500 and Punto continued to grow.

'Oil shields Africans from criticism'

2011-01-24 14:29

Human Rights Watch has says oil-producing African countries are not chided for human rights abuses because of the international reliance on their fuel.

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