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Die behandeling van Afrikaans op TV laat die vraag oor die betaling van TV-lisensies weer opklink

Wheels of Injustice

“Dit is ’n ernstige vraag waarom Afrikaanse TV-kykers wat nie meer die Afrikaanse televisie aandnuus kan sien nie, steeds TV-lisensies ten duurste moet betaal,” het dr. Pieter Mulder, VF Plus-leier in die Parlement aan die minister van Kommunikasie gevra. Dr. Mulder het aan die Kommunikasie-debat deelgeneem. Die skuif van die Afrikaanse televisie aandnuus en Afrikaanse …

SAA passengers, crew injured in Hong Kong

Hong Kong: An SAA flight destined for Hong Kong experienced severe turbulence, resulting in 17 passengers and three crew members being injured, South African Airways (SAA) said on Wednesday. SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali said flight SA286, which departed from Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon, bound for Hong Kong, experienced severe turbulence injuring some passengers and crew. …

MAJOR JUNIOR TENNIS EVENT ANNOUNCED BY TENNIS SOUTH AFRICA

Tennis

The best of the best junior tennis players to do battle in Manguang Johannesburg, South Africa – Following the international announcement in March this year by footwear and apparel manufacturer Nike that they have discontinued the global Nike junior Tour, Tennis South Africa (TSA) have announced a replacement event. The new tournament to be called …

Begrotingsposdebat vir die Departement van Vervoer: Suid-Afrika se gebrekkige openbare vervoerstelsel kort aandag

Begrotingsposdebat vir die Departement van Vervoer: Suid-Afrika se gebrekkige openbare vervoerstelsel kort aandag

‘n Holistiese vervoerplan is uiteindelik nodig om aan Suid-Afrika se behoeftes te voldoen aangesien openbare vervoer steeds baie gebrekkig is en sonder behoorlike planne deurgevoer word, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor vervoer. Volgens adv. Alberts is ‘n goeie voorbeeld van die skewe beplanning die minister se geskrewe antwoord aan …

ANC-regering mors met land se minerale rykdom

Moord op vroue in Suid-Afrika bereik ongekende hoogtes

Toespraak: Begrotingsposdebat vir die Department van Mineralebronne: 15 Julie 2014 Dit is kommerwekkend dat die regering reeds sy lippe aflek vir die ontginning van skaliegas sonder dat die gevestigde minerale-industrie se probleme behoorlik behandel is, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor minerale. Adv. Alberts sê die VF Plus is bekommerd …

BRICS Development Bank to be based in Shanghai

Entire African Continent to benefit from BRICS bank

Fortaleza – The emerging-market bloc of BRICS on Tuesday announced plans that will see the envisaged Development Bank being based in Shanghai, China. Plans are also in progress for a Contingent Reserve Arrangement (CRA). The five members of the group — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) – laid out the designs of …

Russia, SA talk economic cooperation

Russia, SA talk economic cooperation

Fortaleza – Russian President Vladimir Putin and South African President Jacob Zuma have held talks on broader bilateral cooperation that could be given a new impulse after the South African elections. Starting the negotiations, President Putin congratulated President Zuma on his victory at the elections and said: “Now it is high time to recall our …

SA Government in talks over Karoo shale gas licenses

SA condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Kenya

Pretoria- The Department of Mineral Resources is in negotiations with the Department of Science and Technology with regards to the future of issuing licenses for shale gas exploration, Mineral Resources Minister, Ngoako Ramatlhodi, said on Tuesday. “We are in negotiations with the Department of Science and Technology on a few issues that have to be …

QUARTERFINAL RESULTS OF THE GAUTENG EAST KEYHEALTH SERIES

South Africa draw Turkey in Davis Cup 2015

RESULTS OF THE GAUTENG EAST KEYHEALTH SERIES Quarterfinal results of the Gauteng East KeyHealth Series being played in Benoni, Gauteng. Singles Quarterfinals Men Boys 12 Christopher Fok (Mus) bt 1-Robbie Arends (WP) 6-3 6-1 4-Codie van Schalkwyk (Nam) bt 8-Ruben Fortuin (Bol) 6-2 6-3 3-Andreas Scott (GC) bt 7-Tatenda Muttetwa (Zim) 6-2 6-1 6-Dylan Salton …