Tycoon says Apartheid was bad for business

Apartheid was not good for his businesses Johann Rupert, chairman of the Remgro and Richemont groups, declared on Tuesday.

He was one of the speakers at the FW de Klerk Foundation’s conference on issues related to the South African economy … Read the rest

An ID for every citizen is not a ‘dompas’ Motlanthe assures SA

All South African citizens should have identity documents, Deputy President Petrus Kgalema Motlanthe said on Thursday.

The transition from the ID book to a smart card ID marked the distance travelled after the pass laws were abolished, he said.

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Bright future for SA with shale and solar: Mothlanthe

oilshaleSouth Africa can become one of the fastest-growing economic hubs in the world if it exploits its natural resources, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe said on Monday.

 

“Fortunately for South Africa, we have among the best solar energy resources in … Read the rest