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For communities in South Africa, climate change is now
For communities in South Africa, climate change is now
Sylvia remembers the first time a government official came to speak to her community in Lephalale, in the Limpopo province, about the construction...
Coal divestment hits South Africa
Coal divestment hits South Africa
If you’re a global mining giant, you want out of coal quick sticks for the simple reason that the major investment funds will no longer put their...
Big deal over ‘strange’ coal mine meeting
Big deal over ‘strange’ coal mine meeting
Seriti Resources’s second big coal mine purchase in as many years has been dogged by controversy about a meeting between the company, the sellers...
GDP and the valium economy
GDP and the valium economy
You could almost hear the nation holding its breath this Tuesday as the gross domestic product (GDP) figures for the second quarter were released....
Now is the time of monsters
Now is the time of monsters
Water cannons and stun grenades were used outside of the World Economic Forum Africa (WEFAfrica) meeting in Cape Town this week against womxn...
Economy rebounds but hold the champagne for now
Economy rebounds but hold the champagne for now
South Africa’s economy rebounded in the second quarter with Statistics South Africa (StatsSA) recording an increase of 3.1% in gross domestic...
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The treasury has mooted selling the utility’s coal-fired stations, but this doesn’t mean privatisation
Light at the end of Eskom tunnel?
Light at the end of Eskom tunnel?
Chef extraordinaire and Finance Minister Tito Mboweni put down his cooking spoons long enough this week to issue a spring surprise, a 77-page...
IMF bailout not wise – or needed
IMF bailout not wise – or needed
There is no debating that South Africa’s fiscal finances are in a dire state.
Cyril must show who is boss – quickly
Cyril must show who is boss – quickly
There is an interesting little video on YouTube in which former long-time Singaporean leader Lee Kuan Yew boasts about his defiant confrontation...
Khayelitsha’s people are still in the dangerous dark
Khayelitsha’s people are still in the dangerous dark
Five years after a commission of inquiry into policing issued recommendations on how to make the Cape Flats township safer, Lester...
Cancel Eskom’s odious debt to the World Bank
Cancel Eskom’s odious debt to the World Bank
Despite significant and wide-ranging concern about the fate of Eskom, the World Bank has recently expressed its full confidence in the state-owned...

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