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Hangouts: Carrim answers your questions

From mobile costs to local-loop unbundling: Communications Minister Yunus Carrim has responded to live questions from our audience about his plans.

M&G Hangout: A live debate with the ANC, DA and EFF

Where have all the born frees gone and what's going on with SA's youth? Join the M&G Election Hangout where the ANC, DA and EFF answer your questions.

M&G Hangout: Web power a game-changer in Africa

Join us as we talk to Africans changing lives and industries through the internet ahead of the Google Africa Connected conference.

M&G Hangout: Ask Lindiwe Mazibuko your questions

Join our live video with DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko and ask your questions about the party's handling of a contentious race quota Bill.

M&G Hangout: Why so serious, Gordhan?

M&G reporters Thalia Holmes and Chantelle Benjamin tell us why Pravin Gordhan is so set on getting the state to save well and spend smart.

M&G Hangout: What the mid-term budget policy statement tells us

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan released his mid-term budget to great fanfare. But what does the fine print tell us?

M&G Hangout: Loyiso Gola talks ‘Late Night News’

What does it take for a local comedy show to get an Emmy nomination? Join us on Friday as we put the question to "Late Night News" host Loyiso Gola.

M&G Hangout: Gold Fields’s Mbete ‘bribe’

How did Gold Fields allegedly bribe ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete? Join our live video on Friday as we delve into more details about the deal.

M&G Women site: A ghetto or a platform?

Was launching M&G Women a smart move? Site editor Aliki Karasaridis and editor-in-chief Chris Roper debate the pros and cons with readers.

M&G Hangout: Why a women’s site?

Did the M&G jump the shark when it launched a site dedicated to women's issues? Join our live video to discuss the pros and cons of the move.

M&G Hangout: Where to for Zimbabwe?

From the possibility of violence to the legitimacy of the outcome, Teldah Mawarire talks us through some of the issues in Zimbabwe's elections.

M&G Hangout: Has Zimbabwe had a free and fair election?

With President Robert Mugabe holding fast onto the reigns of Zanu-PF, can Zimbabweans hope for change in their country?

M&G Hangout: Zim elections controversy

In this week's hangout we discuss some of the controversy surrounding the upcoming Zim elections and Mugabe's chances of re-election.

M&G Hangout: Your thoughts on Zimbabwe’s election

Zimbabweans will cast their votes on July 31 in what has all the makings of another controversial election. Join us on our M&G Hangout.

M&G Hangout: What would you ask SA’s new communications minister?

Dina Pule is out, but what's next for the troubled communications sector? Ask SA's new Communications Minister Yunus Carrim in our live video.

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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

Press Releases

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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