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NEW SOUTH AFRICAN TAX COULD SEE YOU PAYING MORE FOR NETFLIX AND OTHER INTERNET SERVICES

The National Treasury recently published an amended regulation for electronic services. The regulation – which has an effective date of 1 April 2019 – will impact international suppliers of services

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CONTROVERSIAL SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM LAUNCHED IN NIGERIA

Cameroonian singer Dencia has defended her controversial skin lightening product during its launch in Nigeria. The product was being promoted by model Blac Chyna at the event in Lagos. The

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FOREIGNERS FROWN AT TYME BANK

Many foreigners who live in South Africa have expressed their grievances against Tyme Bank, an online banking system set to be fully operational next year. The premise for the grievance

SAM APATA OF 67CEOs FOUNDATION ON GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK

Sam Apata, CEO of 67CEOs Foundation speaks about the need for entrepreneurial development in the country and the continent. The 67CEOs Foundation will host the second edition of its Global

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SIX MYTHS ABOUT RENTING YOU SHOULDN’T BELIEVE IN SOUTH AFRICA

If you’ve ever rented a property before, you’ll know that renting can have its downsides (think of how you had to endure those orange linoleum kitchen tiles!). That being said,

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SKINNY SBU AND R5 MILLION – THE CRISIS OF THE BLACK SOUTH AFRICAN ENTREPRENEUR’S LACK OF ACCESS TO BUSINESS CAPITAL

In the past month Sibusiso Ngwenya, the founder of Skinny Sbu – the colourful socks brand, has been making news and social media headlines. The first headliner was his tweet

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ECONOMIST ON SAA – ‘GIVE IT AWAY, IT WON’T FLY’

SAA was given a further R5 billion in the MTBPS address last week, but that is far short of the more than R20 billion it says it needs as it

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6.2 MILLION SOUTH AFRICANS ARE ACTIVELY LOOKING FOR A JOB BUT CAN’T FIND ONE

South Africa’s unemployment rate rose to 27.5% in the third quarter of 2018 from 27.2% in the second quarter, Statistics South Africa said on Tuesday. There were 6.2 million jobless

VOX POPULI, VOX DEI – THE VOICE OF THE PEOPLE IS THE VOICE OF GOD

VOX POPULI VOX DEI “The Voice Of The People Is The Voice Of God” Barrister Austin Okeke Writes From South Africa. NNAMDI KANU has been sighted twice in Jerusalem within

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‘NIGERIA’S BORDER WITH BENIN WILL HELP CUT SMUGGLING, FRAUD AND CORRUPTION’

Nigeria’s southwestern border with Benin is notoriously chaotic. Travellers and traders battle corrupt officials, hawkers and buzzing moto-taxis just to get to the other side. But a new crossing point