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Walmart merger outcome widely welcomed

The government has roundly welcomed the ruling on the Walmart/Massmart merger and appears unlikely, at present, to take the matter to court.

Walmart public hearings underway

Three days of public hearings into the R16.5-billion takeover of Massmart by United States giant Walmart got underway at Parliament on Tuesday.

Union mulls challenge to Walmart decision

Saccawu might appeal against the Competition Tribunal's approval of Walmart's 51% acquisition of Massmart, it has said.

Union to protest Walmart bid for local retailer

Retail union Saccawu said it will picket the offices of the competition watchdog, demanding it block Walmart's plan to buy local chain Massmart.

Woolworths settles dispute with union

Woolworths and the South African Commercial, Catering and Allied Workers' Union have reached agreement to resolve an organisational dispute.

Woolworths strike talks stall on union verification

Negotiations have stalled between retail giant Woolworths and the South African Commercial, Catering and Allied Workers' Union.

Cops say Woolies workers storm Jo’burg store

Hundreds of striking Woolworths employees stormed through a store in Johannesburg's CBD on Thursday, police said.


WATCH IT AGAIN: Ramaphosa addresses the nation on measures to contain Covid-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the continuing efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This included the extension of the national lockdown by another two weeks

More than 900 Americans to be evacuated from South Africa

Three flights are expected to leave South Africa over two days, embassy spokesperson says

Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

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Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

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