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‘Hello, my name is South Africa … we have a collection …

(Photo: Lauren DeCicca / Getty Images) New research published in the South African Medical Journal has found compelling evidence that a blanket alcohol ban reduces the number of unnatural injury-related deaths, while curfews have less impact. Adele Baleta spoke with lead author Professor Tom Moultrie. New research published in the SA Medical Journal (SAMJ) found […]

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Delta variant of Covid creates gap in emerging markets as outperformers strike

Countries lagging behind in vaccination rates, such as South Africa and Russia, could feel the pressure as they tighten restrictions that will hurt economic activity, according to Crédit Agricole CIB. Once the best performers of 2021, the rand and ruble were among those that pushed an emerging market currency index down in June for the […]

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Africa’s turn to green energy

A handful of countries on the African continent have the potential to address future shortages of the minerals needed to drive green energy solutions, but investments, political, regulatory and infrastructure hurdles persist. -Due to future uncertainty, miners are unlikely to put money into Greenfield investments-Copper production in the DRC is supposed to explode– China’s involvement […]

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Pork imports to China are expected to fall as US pork prices fall, which could impact demand for feed grains • Farm Policy News

At the end of last week, Wall Street Journal writer Jacky Wong said, “The prices of everything seem to be going up this year. Pork prices in China do the opposite as another kind of health crisis abates. This is tough news for the global pork industry, but a welcome respite for pork buyers around […]

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NIMASA to End Civil Liability for War Risk Insurance in the Gulf of Guinea

Perspective By Chinweizu Amuta Comprising 17 countries from Senegal to Angola, the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) is richly endowed with vast reserves of hydrocarbons, solid minerals (diamond, tin and cobalt) and fishing, making it a highly strategic area. Although not a major international sea route at present, the Gulf of Guinea accounts for 25% of […]

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Falling pork prices in China trigger new mechanism that could lead to state buying

A fall in live pork prices in China, the world’s largest producer and consumer of pork, has triggered a new government early warning system that could lead to state purchases to support the market if the drop ends. continues, according to the country’s top economic planner. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) published A […]

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Traveling to South Africa during Covid-19: what you need to know before you go

Editor’s note – Coronavirus cases remain high around the world. Health officials warn that travel increases your chances of contracting and spreading the virus. Staying at home is the best way to contain transmission. Below is information on what to know if you’re still planning to travel, last updated on June 11. (CNN) – If […]

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Elephant march in Yunnan sparks debate over human-animal conflict

As the mystery envelops a herd of elephants continuing their unusual journey through southwest China’s Yunnan Province, deviating from the traditional migration route, conservationists believe a series of unresolved issues have could force the defenders to leave their main habitat. The group left Xishuangbanna National Nature Reserve in March. He traveled more than 500 kilometers […]

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US to donate 500 million Covid snapshots to dozens of nations – Courthouse News Service

The Biden administration plans to purchase 500 million doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for distribution in nearly 100 countries. A pharmacist takes a saline solution while preparing a dose of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine at UC Davis Health in Sacramento, Calif., In January. (AP Photo / Noah Berger, Pool) WASHINGTON (CN) – President Joe Biden is […]

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Anglo-American coal mines in South Africa ‘worthless’, says researcher in scathing attack

Anglo American’s South African coal mines are “worthless,” according to researcher Boatman Capital, who published a 39-page brief on the company that also accused the mining giant of greenwashing. The case alleges that Thungela Resources’ cleanup costs could be three times the amounts currently disclosed to investors, the Telegraph reported. Anglo American will part ways […]

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South Africa’s war on poachers escalates as SANParks arrests 4 more rhino poaching suspects

The war on rhino poaching in South Africa Image by Ian Lindsay from Pixabay The war against poachers in South Africa seems to have taken a turn in the right direction… with successful convictions in May, as well as several arrests. Last week alone, South African National Parks (SANParks) arrested four other poaching suspects. SANParks […]

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Load shedding suspended to accommodate parliament – but could cost R20million SA

(Getty Images) Eskom suspended the load shedding from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm Friday to allow “Parliament to pass a series of supply bills”. This “exception” was granted to South Africa during the memorial service of Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini in March. Load shedding can be avoided through the use of a diesel powered open […]

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An expert slams Eskom for having “saved the load shedding of STAGE 6” in the calendars

Hell has no fury like Ted Blom after a week of offloading. The senior energy analyst put all his cards on the table on Friday, accusing Eskom of “secretly implementing a phase 6 load-shedding” in parts of the country. Stage 6 by stealth? Expert rages on Eskom’s ‘lie’ Ted decided to drop his “Blomshells” following […]

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professional consulting services for engineering projects |

Image: Stock The Municipality of Breede Valley is issuing a call for tenders for professional consulting services for various engineering projects for the period ending June 30, 2024. Deadline: 11:00 a.m. on Friday June 25, 2021 Only registered, experienced and qualified consulting engineers / consulting engineering firms who meet the eligibility criteria set out in […]

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Industry size, corporate developments and transactions, and statistics, including sales, pricing and trade statistics

DUBLIN, June 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – “The South African Petroleum Industry 2021″ report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report examines the manufacture of petroleum products from crude oil and natural gas in South Africa, and the wholesale and retail trade in these products. Information on the manufacture of lubricating oils and […]

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Kaizer Chiefs appoints Molefi Ntseki in key role at Naturena

Molefi Ntseki (Gallo Images) Former coach of Bafana Bafana Molefi Ntseki joined Kaizer chefs as head of the club’s technical and youth development academy. The appointment was announced by the Chiefs on Monday afternoon in a media statement with Chairman Kaizer Motaung saying that Ntseki’s appointment “comes at the right time” for the club. “We […]

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Researchers at the Finance and Tax Commission

FINANCIAL AND TAX COMMISSION Researchers x2 Ref: 004/2021 Location: Cape Town or Gauteng office The objective of these permanent positions is to conduct research, provide analytical and interpretative support to research projects and recommendations from the Macroeconomics, Public Finances and Local Communities Unit of the FFC. The researcher will also develop practical policy recommendations for […]

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Germany, Russia, China catalyzing behavior change in the United States, France, United Kingdom?

Former German Chancellor Willy Brandt falls to his knees at Warsaw Ghetto Memorial; current German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron, Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Joe Biden. May 2021 is a month of dramatic changes in the actions of world powers. Could competition from China, Germany and Russia force the old […]

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Adopting cryptocurrency to protect South Africa’s endangered animals

In South Africa, the government and private conservation entities have grappled with the unprecedented rate of animal poaching, which has led to the classification of some of them as endangered species. Of the approximately 29,000 rhinos in the world, 80% are found in South Africa, making it a key country in rhino conservation efforts. But […]

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Kenya to get $ 750 million World Bank loan within two weeks – Central Bank Chief

The East African nation has been scrambling to get cash from abroad to fill a yawning budget deficit before its fiscal year ends at the end of next month. In 2019, Kenya qualified for the World Bank’s Development Policy Operations (DPO), which lends money to the Treasury for budget support instead of funding specific projects. […]

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Villarreal vs Manchester United: Chukwueze excluded from Europa League final

Despite returning to training, the Nigeria international will play no role when the Yellow Sub takes on the Red Devils on Wednesday night. Samuel Chukwueze was excluded from Villarreal’s Europa League final against Manchester United on Wednesday night. The 22-year-old was stretched in pain during the Yellow Submarine semi-final against Arsenal in north London as […]

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CAF calls for an investigation into assaults on referees during a Confederation Cup match

CAIRO, EGYPT – JUNE 06: Building of the African Football Confederation (CAF) is seen in Cairo, Egypt, on June 06, 2019. It is reported that, President of the African Football Confederation, Ahmed Ahmed has been detained in the French capital Paris, on allegation of corruption. (Photo by Stringer / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images) The […]

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Zambia receives requests for grain from neighbors after bumper harvest

LUSAKA from Zambia Zambia has started receiving requests for cereals and cornmeal from its neighbors in the Great Lakes region after reporting a historic bumper harvest this month. Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are among the main grain-seeking countries, the Zambia Grain Traders Association revealed on Sunday. An official from the capital […]

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‘Tell me if you’ve got something against me’ – Hakimi smokes after omission from EA Sports Serie A squad of the season

The Morocco international is disappointed after being excluded from the selection of the best players of the Italian elite Inter Milan full-back Achraf Hakimi has questioned Electronic Arts (EA) Sports over his omission from the Serie A squad of the season. The selection of the best players for the 2020-21 campaign was released on Friday […]

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The terrorist threat moves to North and Central Africa

The current situation in North and Central Africa is extremely volatile and presents certain risks not only for regional security but also for Western Europe. There is a concentration of armed groups of terrorists and militants, mainly of non-Arab origin in Fezzan (southern Libya), with mercenaries transferred from Niger, Nigeria and Sudan. The Chadian opposition […]

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UNC: Hannah-Jones occupancy request postponed, no action taken by BOT

Following the board meeting on Thursday morning, UNC Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz held a press conference where he was invited to comment on the board’s decision to “postpone” its consideration of the application. Hannah-Jones occupation. Hannah-Jones was to return to her alma mater as Knight Chair in Race and Investigative Journalism, a permanent professorship. However, as […]

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Zimbabwe turns to elephant hunting for revenue lost during Covid – Quartz Africa

A recent announcement that the Zimbabwe Wildlife Agency plans to sell the right to shoot 500 elephants this year has reignited a bitter debate over the role of hunting in the country’s public parks, which are reeling from a loss of tourism income during the coronavirus pandemic. With around 100,000 elephants, Zimbabwe has the second […]

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The 88 billion naira treasury bill auction was oversubscribed yesterday

Lagos-based pan-African multilateral development finance institution African Finance Corporation (AFC) successfully issued a Eurobond at its lowest yield to date. This is an indication of the strong interest of global investors in the African continent and the development finance institution which is dedicated to infrastructure finance and investment in key sectors of the continent. This […]

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Cases in India again exceed 300,000; Africans are wary of blows

India reported more than 300,000 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Tuesday for the sixth day in a row as the country battles a wave of illnesses that overwhelmed its health care system. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the head of the World Health Organization, called the situation in India “heartbreaking”. He warned that many countries […]

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A world apart: How rich countries can strengthen the COVID safety net

A woman receives the AstraZeneca / Oxford vaccine as part of the COVAX coronavirus disease (COVID-19) program at Eka Kotebe General Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on March 13, 2021. Photo via Tiksa Negeri / REUTERS . By allowing the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to provide substantial amounts of foreign exchange reserves to its 190 […]

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InventHelp Inventor Developing Speed ​​Control Product for Construction Areas (PIT-1167)

TipRanks Recent pullback in these 3 stocks is a ‘buying opportunity’, analysts say Now is the time again – it’s time to look for bullish stocks at relative bargain prices. We just saw a pullback in market prices, but for some stocks the pullback started earlier and intensified. This opened up opportunities that Wall Street […]

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Empress closes and finances the royalty on the Manica gold project

Empress Royalty Corp. (TSXV: EMPR) (OTCQB: EMPYF) (“Empress” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has closed and funded the previously declared 2.25% royalty (the “Royalty”) on the production Manica hard rock gold project in Mozambique (“Manica” or the “Project”) operated by Mutapa Mining & Processing LDA (“MMP “The Manica Royalty Gold Project […]

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Biden administration imposes tough new sanctions on Russia in response to cyber attacks and election interference – International law

United States: Biden administration imposes tough new sanctions on Russia in response to cyber attacks and election interference April 21, 2021 Winston & Strawn LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. On April 15, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order (found here), “Freezing of Assets in Respect of Specified Harmful […]

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Mozambique ignites energy sector with solar and hydropower investments

Image: Green Building Africa With 187 GW, Mozambique has the largest potential power generation capacity in southern Africa. In addition, while hydroelectricity, coal, natural gas and solar each continue to increase their respective share in the country’s energy mix, Mozambique is positioning itself as a major regional producer of electricity. Despite prolific power generation potential, […]

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Sub-Saharan Africa to be world’s slowest rising area in 2021 – IMF

Twice a yr, the Worldwide Financial Fund publishes its regional financial outlook report for sub-Saharan Africa. This yr’s first report, titled Navigate an extended pandemic, explains the challenges going through the area and makes coverage suggestions to handle some vital points. Here’s a abstract of the report: Financial progress in sub-Saharan Africa will choose up […]

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How lithium can fuel an industrial revolution for Africa

Representative image & nbsp | & nbspPhoto credit: & nbspiStock Images The green energy revolution offers Africa a chance to transform its future. The continent is blessed with an abundance of minerals, and one of them is lithium, a critical component in the manufacture of batteries for electric vehicles. Lithium offers African nations the opportunity […]

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The immorality of the sanctions – How the US pressured the UK not to release Venezuelan gold

Perhaps one of the most salient observations of world politics falls within the confines of international law – who is international law for? Who is the interest for? Is it relevant? These deep questions arise from the fact that the world’s superpowers do whatever they want and get away with it. And while they attack […]