Nuclear Deal

Court ruling on Zuma’s nuclear deal is a marker of South Africa’s political health

The court ruling which declared South Africa's nuclear energy plan as illegal may have put paid Zuma's ambitions of clinching during his presidency

Ex-SSA man given top energy post

The new minister says: ‘He’s not here as a spook ... he was my choice ... and not forced on my office’

State’s hopes for a nuclear future nuked

After the court scuppered the government’s plans, it will be years before any new build gets green-lit

This is what’s inside Malusi Gigaba’s inbox

At last Zuma has a person in place who will deliver on the R1-trillion power station deal.

Editorial: ‘Predatory elite’ eye nuclear deal

Is the nuclear deal going ahead or not? Will SA take adequate precautions to ensure it doesn’t overly indebt the nation? There are no clear answers.

Zuma pals clinch first nuclear deal

What appears to be the first contract for SA’s mooted nuclear build has been quietly inked.

Nuke procurement: Cabinet authorises request for proposals

Department of Energy director general Thabane Zulu has said that the Department of Energy is committed to "cost effectiveness and full transparency".

Nuclear price tag set Nene against Jacob Zuma

Treasury estimates the energy plan for SA will cost R1.4-trillion, the pro-nuclear cabal says it's only R600-billion.

Where will David van Rooyen’s priorities lie?

Pressing financial challenges that have befuddled previous ministers include health insurance, free education and the nuclear deal with Russia.

Why South Africa should not build eight new nuclear power stations

South Africa has plans to build new power stations despite many calling for no nuclear energy in the country.

Eskom gridlocks renewable energy

The utility is fumbling plans for South Africa to produce more energy, more cheaply, from green sources than from its proposed nuclear build.

The nuclear race is riddled with hypocrisy

It seems the warmongers in Israel and the US, upset by the Iranian deal, won't get their way, writes Mosibudi Mangena.

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The employee health and wellness specialist is using social media to combat misinformation about Covid-19

Products for the care of babies and toddlers now essential items

In response to court papers saying lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children, the state says baby care goods are now an essential item

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

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Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

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