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SANews, SA government news service
May 15, 2015
Minister of Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa, says government is waging a war on waste and prioritising contributing to the development and growth of the recycling economy. “The waste sector is currently valued at about R50-billion a year. Waste has value – both a...
May 13, 2015
The Sedibeng Regional Sewer Scheme (SRSS) is expected to bring much needed relief for residents living in the Sedibeng District Municipality. Speaking at a public engagement at Soul Tsotetsi Hall in Sebokeng, Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said over...
May 11, 2015
South Africa and Russia have once again agreed to sustain the momentum of their bilateral relationship. This follows a successful bilateral discussions between President Jacob Zuma and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, Russian which has served to take...
May 11, 2015
President Jacob Zuma will release the awaited Marikana Commission of Inquiry report to the public in due course, the Presidency said on Sunday. In a statement, the Presidency said it has noted inquiries in relation to the release of the report.
May 07, 2015
Saudi Arabia continues to enjoy a trade surplus of R72.6-billion against South Africa, says Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies. The Minister was speaking at the sixth session of the South Africa-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission (JEC) held in Riyadh in...
May 07, 2015
Key sections of the Johannesburg highway system will soon be upgraded to world-class standards, but none of these roads will be tolled. This was the assurance given by Executive Mayor Parks Tau in his 2015 State of the City Address on Wednesday.
May 06, 2015
The South African Post Office (SAPO) plans to shed more than 5000 jobs. This is according to their turnaround strategic plan which was presented to the Portfolio Committee of Telecommunications and Postal Services on Tuesday.
Apr 29, 2015
A Board of Inquiry has been set up to investigate the root course of yesterday’s train accident at the Denver train station, near Johannesburg. Preliminary investigations show that the Tshwane Business Express (TBE) 1602 collided into the rear of the stationery...
Apr 28, 2015
Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says if women’s talents were used in the fields of science, technology and innovation, the world would develop much more progressively. The Minister said gender imbalance across these research-driven fields continues to...
Apr 21, 2015
The Department of Home Affairs says it is ready to pilot eChannel, its new innovative system that will allow citizens to apply for their smart ID cards from the comfort of their homes. Mpho Moloi, the department’s Chief Director for Channel Management, said all...