Daily Archive: August 22, 2013

New customs system to reduce cost of doing business

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan introduced a new-look customs systems aimed at reducing the cost of doing business, boosting the country’s competitiveness and exports, and promoting inter-regional trade. Briefing journalists at the SA Revenue… Continue reading

Third coal-fired electric power station going ahead

The South African government is going ahead with plans to build the third coal-fired electricity power station to support Medupi and Kusile stations. Trade and Industry Minister, Rob Davies,  says the recent Cabinet Lekgotla… Continue reading

Caring for oiled penguins and gannets continues – photos

The washing off of oll and the rehabilitation of 239 oiled seabirds continues at the Sanccob rehabilitation centre in Cape St Francis this week.  This follows the running aground of the cargo ship… Continue reading