Tiger Brands recalls 20 million KOO, Hugo vegetable cans

26 July 2021, 11:48 AM
Food manufacturer Tiger Brands recently announced the recall of 20 million canned KOO and Hugo vegetable brands due to the leak.
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SARS dismantled unit responsible for collecting third of total revenue 24 August 2018, 6:35 AM

The SARS inquiry in Pretoria has heard that the restructuring which took place under currently suspended Commissioner Tom Moyane's leadership dismantled a specialized unit responsible for collecting a third of SARS' total revenue.

Ian Moir
Woolworths Holdings reports loss 23 August 2018, 3:47 PM

Woolworths Holdings Limited has posted it's first full year loss since 2002.

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Makwakwa allegedly distanced himself from Sars restructuring project 23 August 2018, 3:17 PM

Former Sars official and right-hand man, Jonas Makwakwa, to suspended Sars Commissioner Tom Moyane allegedly distanced himself in an email from the restructuring project undertaken during Moyane's tenure.

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Knysna Tourism office closed due to lack of funding 23 August 2018, 2:44 PM

The Knysna Tourism office in the Garden Route town has closed temporarily due to a lack of funding from the local municipality. 

China Xiaomi’s revenue surges on India smartphone demand 23 August 2018, 11:44 AM

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc's quarterly revenue soared due to strong demand in India and other emerging markets...

Rand weakens against dollar 23 August 2018, 11:06 AM

The rand has weakened by around 2 percent so far today against a basket of major currencies, compared with Wednesday’s JSE closing price – mainly on the back of a strengthening dollar, but also due to higher than expected Consumer Price Inflation in July of 5,1%, and a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump expressing […]

Mabuza opens Landbou Weekblad, Agri-SA Land Summit 23 August 2018, 10:24 AM

Deputy President David Mabuza opened the Landbou Weekblad/Agri SA Summit on land solution at Bela-Bela in Limpopo on Thursday.

Ethiopian Airlines teams up with African carriers 23 August 2018, 8:07 AM

Ethiopian Airlines is teaming up with four African airlines and has inked a deal to set up a fifth, the company's chief executive told AFP, as it continues its expansion on the continent.

CPI increases to 5.1% 22 August 2018, 7:51 PM

The Consumer Price Index has ticked up once again to 5.1% in July from 4.6% in June above economist's expectations.

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Ramaphosa concerned about unemployment 22 August 2018, 5:35 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed concern about the country's increasing unemployment figures, saying government will soon announce a stimulus package that will re-ignite economic growth.

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“Moyane’s restructuring led to delay in enforcement” 22 August 2018, 4:27 PM

Senior Manager for High Value Debt at the Sars Dion Nannoolal says inefficiencies caused by the restructuring project introduced by the revenue collector's suspended Commissioner Tom Moyane resulted in the delay of enforcement actions on non-compliant taxpayers.

North West NUM miners threaten shutdown 22 August 2018, 10:40 AM

Members of the National Union of Mineworkers at Moab Khotsong operations of Harmony Gold in the North West are threatening to down tools if mine management does not heed to workers’ demands.

‘MultiChoice has obligation to care about its employees’ 22 August 2018, 10:35 AM

Wits University Professor, Anton Harber says Multichoice has the obligation to care about its employees and the quality of journalism.

Government plans to mitigate high fuel price 22 August 2018, 6:09 AM

Government has set up a team of technical experts to find ways of bringing down the price of fuel.

Former Steinhoff bosses subpoenaed to Parliament 22 August 2018, 5:54 AM

Former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste and former Chief Financial Officer Ben la Grange will be subpoenaed to appear before Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance next Wednesday.

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South African poultry group seeks to suspend US import quota 21 August 2018, 7:24 PM

SAPA has filed a legal action to force the government to suspend a quota that excluded imports of U.S. poultry from South Africa's anti-dumping tariff, a senior official with the association said on Tuesday.

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Gold sector negotiations are in deadlock 21 August 2018, 7:09 PM

NUM said on Tuesday that wage negotiations in the gold sector were at a deadlock and the union had declared a dispute, a move that is one step short of a strike.

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Proudly South African launches online shopping site 21 August 2018, 4:25 PM

South Africa's buy local advocacy organisation, Proudly South African, has launched its own online shopping site.

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Shoprite posts surprise drop in annual profit 21 August 2018, 3:30 PM

South Africa’s Shoprite reported a surprise 3.8% fall in annual earnings on Tuesday, citing a currency devaluation in Angola and lacklustre trading in other markets abroad.

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Harmony Gold reports profit drop, mining deaths spike 21 August 2018, 1:53 PM

South Africa’s Harmony Gold reported a 43% fall in annual earnings on Tuesday, hurt by impairments and a loss relating to debt denominated in U.S. dollars, and had a worrying setback in its safety record.

Radebe to brief parliament on high fuel prices 21 August 2018, 10:12 AM

Energy Minister Jeff Radebe is expected to appear before Parliament on Tuesday.

Land Bank warns against plan to expropriate land 21 August 2018, 5:47 AM

The Land Bank has warned that the state's plan to expropriate land without compensation could trigger defaults that could cost the government 41-billion-rand if the bank's rights as a creditor are not protected.

Land Bank brings new twist to land expropriation without compensation 20 August 2018, 9:11 PM

Land Bank says expropriation of land without compensation will have dire consequences for it's sustainability. On Monday, the bank released it's financial results for the year ending March .

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Transnet irregular expenditure jumps to R8 billion 20 August 2018, 7:25 PM

Government-owned freight and ports company Transnet has reported a huge jump in its irregular expenditure.

EFF slammed for Reserve Bank nationalisation calls 20 August 2018, 5:39 PM

The president of the African Change Academy Party, Wandile Tsipa has slammed calls by the EFF for the nationalisation of the Reserve Bank.

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Estina dairy project case back in court on Tuesday 20 August 2018, 5:34 PM

Eight accused in the more than 220-million rand Estina dairy project corruption case are to appear at the Bloemfontein Regional court on Tuesday.

Wall Street’s bull run nears new landmark 20 August 2018, 5:30 PM

Bolstered by a period of extraordinary monetary stimulus followed by generous tax cuts, Wall Street stands at the cusp of another landmark this week. The US stock market on Wednesday will mark 3,453 straight days without suffering a drop of 20 percent. That makes it the longest “bull market” since World War II, according to […]

Municipalities implicated in VBS corruption face probe 20 August 2018, 10:51 AM

Limpopo's Treasury Department has appointed a forensic team to investigate alleged irregularities against ten municipalities that invested with the troubled VBS Mutual Bank.

‘Suspension’ deadline looms for three Transnet executives 20 August 2018, 7:01 AM

Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama and two other executives have until the end of Monday to give reasons why they should not be suspended.

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Loeries honour remarkable creatives 19 August 2018, 9:30 PM

Newly announced Loeries chairperson Tseliso Rangaka says the multi-billion dollar brand communication industry still needs to undergo transformation.