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Jacques Coetzee

Jacques Coetzee

    Festive spending continues to boom amid tough economic climate
    Festive spending continues to boom amid tough economic climate
    The end-of-year season is associated with holidays, socialising with friends and entertaining family. It is also the month when the most pourable...
    Gauteng quality of life increases despite deepening inequality
    Gauteng quality of life increases despite deepening inequality
    Despite very challenging economic conditions, the overall quality of life in Gauteng continues to improve.
    Internet freedom thrives in SA
    Internet freedom thrives in SA
    Minister Malusi Gigaba’s “romantic” video, Adam Catzavelos' racist rant and the Gupta bots have one thing in common: the freedom South...
    Call to decolonise water laws
    Call to decolonise water laws
    The most precious commodity in farming is water, but the law still largely favours large-scale farmers, the majority of whom are white, to the...
    Job summit glosses over skills problem
    Job summit glosses over skills problem
    In the jobs summit’s framework agreement’s 84 pages and 12 798 words, “the fourth industrial revolution” is mentioned just three...
    The future of the middle class is bleak
    The future of the middle class is bleak
    Another petrol hike is not what South Africa’s precarious middle class needs. The National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS) will release a report in...