Carbon Tax

Climate change fight gets tax nod too

Carbon tax which will reward and punish businesses accordingly will be introduced next year.

Carbon tax debate: It’s about more than just hot air

South Africa stands to gain much from the tax in terms of both monetary and environmental benefits, but business warns of job losses.

Australia introduces controversial carbon laws

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has introduced her government's carbon tax plans into Parliament to legislate a price on pollution.

Carbon tax outrage darkens Labor’s future

They call Wollongong "carbon central", but in Australia's polarised climate change debate, this mining hub is not central at all.

Oz emissions charge prompts SA reaction

Australia announced its introduction of a carbon tax last week and South Africa's plans for an emissions tax are reasonably advanced.

Earth Hour aims for hope in darkened world

Lights will go out around the world on Saturday with hundreds of millions of people set to take part in the Earth Hour climate change campaign.

No carbon tax, but power levy up

Carbon taxes have been shelved for a year, but the levy on electricity generated from non-renewable and nuclear energy will rise.

SA carbon tax could hurt business, consumers

South Africa is likely to phase-in a carbon tax on fossil fuel inputs as part of new measures to curb carbon dioxide emissions.

Motlanthe backs carbon tax

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe on Tuesday defended a carbon tax that seeks to "green" the South African economy.

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Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories