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Friday Morning Edition

 Good morning all,

This Edition is sponsored by Little Stint Self-Catering.

Local news updated continuously.  International, National, Business & Sports News updated at 8 am weekdays.


Latest Local News

Does it matter which way we go?

What a suitcase question for all Plettonians to ponder – not at all a rhetorical question asked by Plett Tourism in the abovementioned article, which clearly requires a participatory platform to enable all stakeholders to participate in this crucial response.

New Furniture & Decor Arrivals from Velvet Home & Living

Latest fire update Mossel Bay Advertiser

The fire at Haelkraal has been raging for days. Update. MOSSEL BAY NEWS – As the sun sets, aerial resources employed to water bomb and monitor the fire at Haelkraal are standing down. Ground crews are continuing their battle with the fire through the night as the fire remains active on the northern, …

Brandweer reageer vinnig Oudtshoorn Courant

Die brandweer kon daarin slaag om die brand te keer voor dit die huise bereik het. Twee skilpaaie het in die voorval doodgebrand. Volgens inligting wat die Oudtshoorn Courant ontvang het, het die brand moontlik weens brandstigting ontstaan.

Step to make festival more inclusive Knysna-Plett Herald

From left: Knysna municipality tourism coordinator Ntombekaya Sibali; Oyster Festival manager Glendyrr Fick; incubator programme candidates Oliver Mabukane and Bulelani Memani; Knysna mayor Eleanore Bouw-Spies; candidates Theodore Oelf and Anel De Bruyn; and Knysna municipality …

99 distinctions for Oakhill matrics Knysna-Plett Herald

KNYSNA NEWS – Oakhill School’s matrics have done themselves and the school incredibly proud in their final Independent Examination Board (IEB) exams, says the school. According to academic director Andrew Browne, the Class of 2017 has achieved some extraordinary results “especially in the …

Latest Local Sports News

Madibaz get a taste of Varsity Cup’s power play rule

The FNB Madibaz rugby team received some useful insight into the new Varsity Cup power play rule when they had a practice match against Stellenbosch in George last weekend.

Grace soars to joint top at SA Open SuperSport

South African Branden Grace carded three eagles on his way to a seven-under-par 65 for a share of the lead with American Chase Koepka after the first round of the European Tour’s South African Open on Thursday. Grace, the highest ranked player in the field at number 30 in the world, also recorded …

Southern Cape Okinawa Goju Ryu rewards best karateka Oudtshoorn Courant

Sportspersons awards in various age categories went to Tanisha and Dillon McLellan, Lauren Rothman, RC Coetzee and Bosman Joubert. Awards in various other categories went to Johan van Niekerk, Richardu Janse van Rensburg and Rhuzaan Pretorius while the Norman Reinach team award went …

International News

Angela Merkel warns of obstacles as coalition deadline looms January 11, 2018

German chancellor pins hopes on renewing an alliance with the Social Democrats to help her Christian Democrats forge a new government

Zimbabwe cancels security detail for Grace Mugabe and her three children January 11, 2018

The removal of state security for the Mugabes, excluding Robert Mugabe, is seen to be part of austerity measures President Emmerson Mnangagwa is set to implement

Finance titans to meet Theresa May on Brexit progress January 11, 2018

Fear prevails that banks are preparing to move thousands of jobs to the continent to preserve their access to the EU’s single market

Trump’s ‘madman’ rhetoric may have scared North Korea to talks — analysts January 11, 2018

Washington has held several joint exercises with allies South Korea and Japan this year, and deployed three aircraft carriers to the area

National News

Kenyatta and Zuma talk trade and connectivity to boost growth January 11, 2018

Kenyan leader Uhuru Kenyatta holds talks with President Jacob Zuma ahead of the ANC’s 106th celebrations in East London

Patricia de Lille points to ‘confusion’ created by DA faction over drought charge January 11, 2018

The latest developments are a sign of the division within the DA in Cape Town‚ where individuals aligned to the mayor lost power at a regional congress in 2017

State capture inquiry should just conclude my probe, says Thuli Madonsela January 11, 2018

In her State of Capture report‚ Thuli Madonsela notes 12 issues she was asked to probe, including if Jacob Zuma improperly allowed the Guptas to be involved in removing and appointing ministers

JZ issue is only one of Cyril’s headaches January 11, 2018

The NEC has a delicate equilibrium that will require fine political management

Business News

MARKET WRAP: JSE lower as property stocks remain on the back foot January 11, 2018

After opening sharply weaker following rumours about Resilient REIT report, property stocks pared losses at midday, before drifting lower again toward the close

Cryptocurrencies tank amid clampdown fears January 11, 2018

Bitcoin slumped as South Korea’s justice ministry reiterated a proposed ban on cryptocurrency venues, fuelling concern that a government crackdown will erode one of the world’s biggest sources of demand for digital currencies The post Cryptocurrencies tank amid clampdown fears appeared first on TechCentral.

South African futures lose out on weaker JSE January 11, 2018

The all share closed 0.62% lower at 59,606 points, its worst performance in four weeks, and the blue-chip top 40 shed 0.65%.

Sports News

Markram: There are runs up for grabs in Centurion January 11, 2018

Proteas opening batsman Aiden Markram insists there are opportunities for batsmen to make an impact in the second Test against India.

Van der Dussen helps Lions edge past Warriors January 11, 2018

An unbeaten 83 by Rassie van der Dussen helped the Highveld Lions snap a three-match winless streak with a fine chase against the Warriors.

#SAvIND: India skipper seek ‘intent’ to combat South Africa speed kings January 11, 2018

Kohli has urged his teammates to not ‘just stand there and take what is coming’ but to take the initiative.

Liverpool, without Coutinho, out to halt Man City march January 11, 2018

The Brazilian playmaker completed a £142 million move to Barcelona on Monday, meaning Juergen Klopp’s ‘fab four’ up front is now just a three.

Cheetahs lick lips for Kings in play-off chase January 11, 2018

Namibian hooker Torsten van Jaarsveld will captain the injury-hit side at the first ever South African Pro 14 derby

Press Releases

Land Rover marks 70 years by restoring “missing” vehicle that started it all

Land Rover will mark its 70th anniversary with a series of events and celebrations in 2018, beginning with the restoration of the vehicle that started it all – one of the three pre-production Land Rovers shown at the 1948 Amsterdam Motor Show launch. 

Heat is on as Jan Braai tackles TransCape

Jan Braai, renowned for his National Braai Day initiative, will turn his attention to a fresh challenge when he participates in the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter next month.

Cape Town revs up for another Motor Show

The Cape Town Motor Show, in partnership with the City of Cape Town, is set to wow the crowds again at Sun GrandWest, from 2-4 March 2018.

Regular Columns & Opinion Pieces

Start of the year is a great time to revisit security measures & make changes, at home and at work

The start of the year is a very opportune time to consider whether home and business security systems are still adequate, and to decide if changes are required. 

Does social media influence the property market

In “The selective nature of place branding and the layering of spatial identities” published in the Journal of Place Management and Development, M Boisen, K Terlouw and G Bouke  write that “Perceptions of places … are influenced by the ways in which they are represented by the media.” 

Book Review: 50 People Who Stuffed Up The World

Toyota celebrates 38 years of consecutive market leadership in 2017

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) concluded 2017 as market leaders, recording leading figures for both passenger and Light Commercial Vehicles (LCV) in December last year. 

2017 turned out to be the 3rd consecutive year of house price growth slowdown, but ended on stronger note

2017 turned out to be the 3rd consecutive year of national average house price growth slowdown. 

Cartoon – Getting rid of a bad year…

Get your new year budget in order

Bond repayments, rent, loans, school fees, municipal bills, medical aid, insurance, groceries… 

Book Review: Star Maps For Southern Africa

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Until next time…


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