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Computers For a New Sa

If the need for computers and software has contributed to the mind-boggling cost of the RDP, maybe the new finance minister can already...

White Men Can Jump

Mark Andrews, the young South African lock, is the new rugby sensation RUGBY: Barney Spender HE has only played one test, against England...

Keys No Fire Behind The Smoke

There is no sign that Derek Keys was anything but genuine in his reasons for resigning. Chris Louw, Anton Harber and Jacques Magliolo...

Zaireans Protest In SA Style

Sibusiso Nxumalo When a small group of Zaireans marched through central Johannesburg this week _ protesting against the pending visit of their country's...

All Blacks Call Up Jonah The Juggernaut

A bright future is predicted for All Black wing Jonah Lomu _ and the South Africans will have a tough time stopping him...

Warning The Regulation Of Tobacco Ads Can Be Hazardous

The government faces fiery opposition to the proposed restrictions on tobacco advertising, reports Chris Louw A BATTLE looms as the country's billion rand...

No Wagers On Winner At Turnberry

GOLF: Jon Swift THE British Open has always been a leveller in the hard world of professional golf. And at Turnberry's Ailsa Course...

The Banking Bureaucrat

Shakeup in Finance: Ex Nedcor CE takes over from Keys Very much the professional banker, Chris Liebenberg is now in the spotlight. Reg...

Taking a Computer Aided Lead

Autodesk, publishers of AutoCAD, have been named number one CAD (computer aided design) software company in the world, overtaking IBM. Of three million...

Making Up The Rules As They Go Along

Chris Louw THE ANC and the National Party showed this week they were prepared to make up the rules of a government of...

As Visitors Increase So Does Traffic

Humphrey Tyler APART from culture, if the National Arts Festival has done anything this year it has proved that Grahamstown needs more traffic...

Better Connections For Schools Clinics

Providing phones for new schools will be a high priority for Telkom. In line with the RDP, the aim is to provide phones...

Poor Telkom’s Giant Pylon Of Profit

Pity the parastatal that is commercialised but not privatised. Reg Rumney reports on Telkom's predicament READ between the lines of the latest annual...

Maybe If They Let The Iec Handle It

Being inundated with political canvassers, political posters, and political commercials is bad enough; imagine the day they start canvassing on your computer. A...

Denel Sells Oman Arms Worth 120m

Stephen Laufer SOUTH Africa took another large step towards becoming the armourer of the Persian Gulf this week when Denel announced a $120-million...

Not So Good In The Lineout

THE international yardstick for measuring the productivity of a telecommunications company is the number of lines per employee. Telkom increased the number of...

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Glum Days In Marico For Van

Cathrin Hennicke and Claus St,cker WESTERN Transvaal tobacco farmer Daan van der Merwe doesn't smile much. The yellow, sweetish-smelling leaves on which his...
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