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Survey shows South Africans’ approval of president but not of political parties

According to the survey, 62% of South Africans think Cyril Ramaphosa is doing his job well, while 39% say no political party represents their views.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

Reduce packaging waste: Ipsos poll

Seventy-seven percent of South Africans agree they would prefer products with as little packaging as possible.

South Africans weigh in on attitudes towards women

More than six in every 10 respondents believe a woman should obey her husband or partner, according to a recent Ipsos poll.

The right to take refuge

An Ipsos global study finds most individuals surveyed believe people should be able to seek refuge from persecution, but scepticism is growing.

ANC could take 65% of national vote — Ipsos

According to the poll, conducted during March and April, the ANC will take above 61% of the vote regardless of voter turnout

Taxes to ashes: The smoking gun

A new reports shows that the illegal cigarette trade is costing the fiscus — and the health department — billions

Illegal cigarette brand a top seller in SA

An Ipsos report says the sale of illegal cigarettes is on the increase

It’s not that bad! Science, tourism clash on Great Barrier Reef

Every year, more than two million snorkel-wielding tourists head to Australia's famed coral ecosystem, generating revenues of $4.3-billion

DA secret poll counters Ipsos

But the party’s survey suggests it has lost support in the Western Cape

DA challenges Ipsos poll report

The Democratic Alliance has rubbished the report which indicates support for the party is waning

Illicit tobacco trade a threat to jobs — union

'What is disturbing is that our government, Sars in particular, moves very slowly when it comes to taking action against illicit traders'

Maimane ‘not concerned’ by drop in DA’s poll numbers

According to preliminary findings by Ipsos, the party is now polling at 20% support, two percentage points lower than what it achieved in 2014

Tale of two polls: One survey puts ANC at 50% in major metros, another begs to differ

As Ipsos projections are queried, it says it mainly tracks the proportional representation vote.

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The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

Durban city manager says NPA erred in his bail conditions

The corruption-fraught metro is coming to grips with having a municipal manager who is on bail for graft, yet has returned to work

SA justice delays extradition of paedophile to UK

Efforts to bring Lee Nigel Tucker to justice have spanned 16 years and his alleged victims have waited for 30 years

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Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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