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Trump blames Russia rift on US probe, Moscow agrees

Many Twitter users expressed anger that a US leader had blamed his own country for the rift between the two nations

Guggenheim proposes $178-million Helsinki museum

A new museum will add to the foundation's growing stable of contemporary art spaces around the world.

Designer city ‘just window-dressing’

Cape Town has been named World Design Capital for 2014, at the International Design Congress in Taipei, but there are dissenting voices back home.

Helsinki: design lover’s paradise

The city is renowned for its aesthetic beauty and its gifted designers -- but their work doesn't come cheap. <em>Norman Miller</em> reports.

Sasser spreads computer doom

Up to six million computers worldwide may have been infected by the Sasser worm first detected last week, including those of some large multinational corporations, Finnish internet security firm F-Secure said on Monday. "That number is growing," said Mikko Hyppoenen, who heads anti-virus research at F-Secure. <li><a class='standardtextsmall' href="http://www.mg.co.za/Content/l3.asp?ao=65702">'Problem seems to be getting worse'</a>

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LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

‘We’re satisfied with SA’s land reform policy’— US Ambassador

Top US official is lobbying multinational firms to invest in South Africa

South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

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Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences