Avian flu continues to take its toll on the Western Cape

Avian flu continues to take its toll on the Western Cape Avian influenza continues to impact the Western Cape poultry industry with the number of confirmed cases now having risen to 50. The regional outbreak, first confirmed in August, has seen the culling of 2,5...

TNPA addresses environmental fall-out following storm damage

TNPA addresses environmental fall-out following storm damage Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) today issued a statement addressing concerns raised around the environmental fall-out following the crippling storm damage at the Port of Durban on October 10....

Transport unions demand 12% wage increase from Transnet

The United National Transport Union (Untu) and the South African Transport and Allied Workers’ Union (Satawu) submitted a consolidated wage demand to Transnet Monday. The transport unions have asked for a three-year multi-term agreement which includes a 12% salary...

Downgrade imminent – economist

Hopes for an improved economic outlook in 2018 have been dashed with a downgrade to junk status now almost certain. With 2017 best described as dismal due to the ongoing political shenanigans in the country and a growth rate of less than 1%, the outlook for 2018 is...