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Skål International World President addresses Garden Route Club. Greenpop’s Eden Festival of Action well attended by the local youth. Sho’t Left Travel Week is back. Planned power outage for Victoria Bay and the Map of Africa. Caledon Street upgrade suffers a setback.
El Chapo gets life. Trump continues to cause trouble around the world – I love it!
Ramaphosa takes a swipe at Zuma. Gordhan being targeted by the EFF as he is taking away their cash cows. Doubt as to whether Zuma will continue testifying. SA pays tribute to Johnny Clegg.
JSE weaker as sentiment sours. Retail growth surprises – but it’s probably all on credit. Ford employs another 1200 workers.
Protea netballers through to the semis. Rassie has a plan – trust the plan. Eben Etsebeth will lead the ‘Boks on Saturday. Sharks give Robert du Preez the boot.
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Lavonne Wittmann addressed the Skål Garden Route monthly networking event on Wednesday 17 July.
The Eden Festival of Action 2019 is Greenpop’s 8th annual environmental action event.
The Great South African Sale, Sho’t Left Travel Week, is back and for this year, South African Tourism has increased its investment in the initiative to R15m.
TUESDAY, 23 JULY 2019 FROM 09:00 TOT 16:00
The contractor will be working on the right-hand side between Anland Street and Aspelling Street to replace the asphalt layer that has failed testing. There will be road closures and a stop/go in place.
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Former top leader of the violent Sinaloa Cartel gets life imprisonment plus 30 years for use of firearms
Donald Trump pushes WTO into crisis July 17, 2019
Move to block nomination of judges could paralyse the body, say global finance officials
US House votes to condemn Trump’s ‘racist comments’ July 17, 2019
The US House of Representatives formally condemned Donald Trump on Tuesday for xenophobic attacks on four minority Democratic lawmakers and hostile language targeting immigrants, as the president denied accusations of racism.
Cyril Ramaphosa takes a swipe at Zuma-era instability July 17, 2019
President vows to do away with the high turnover rate of officials that led to confusion
This came after EFF leader Julius Malema attacked Ramaphosa for what he called ‘tendencies’ to defy the office of the Public Protector by “protecting” Gordhan.
A decision was taken on Wednesday between Jacob Zuma and the commission that the proceedings be adjourned until Friday, to allow room for deliberations over the concerns the former president raised.
South Africa pays tribute to Johnny Clegg July 17, 2019
Johnny Clegg’s long time friend and musical partner Sipho Mchunu has also paid tribute. He co-founded the band Juluka with Clegg at the height of apartheid.
MARKET WRAP: JSE weakens as global sentiment sours July 17, 2019
Donald Trump’s tariff threats against China spoils the mood on the day, with upbeat local data failing to lift local equities
Retail sales saw surprising growth of 2.2% in May, higher than the 1.7% expected by economists polled by Bloomberg
Ford employs 1,200 more workers on Ranger bakkie demand July 17, 2019
US company to hire another 1,200 people after the introduction of another shift at Silverton plant
Proteas make history by reaching Netball WC semis July 17, 2019
The Proteas have progressed through to the Netball World Cup semi-finals, as they edged a spirited Uganda at the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool.
Bok coach Rassie: We have a specific plan July 17, 2019
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says it’s important to give game time to as many players in the squad during a shortened Rugby Championship.
Eben Etzebeth to lead Boks in opening game July 17, 2019
Lock Eben Etzebeth will captain South Africa in the first match of the Rugby Championship against Australia in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Sharks part ways with coach Robert du Preez July 17, 2019
The Sharks has confirmed that they have parted ways with coach Robert du Preez after five seasons.
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