Smuts Century Leads Way for Warriors

[News24Wire] New Warriors captain Jon-Jon Smuts completed a ninth career century to give his side control of their Sunfoil Series encounter against the Highveld Lions at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] New Warriors captain Jon-Jon Smuts completed a ninth career century to give his side control of their Sunfoil Series encounter against the Highveld Lions at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Crocodile Rearer Firm’s Net Income Doubles

[The Source] Padenga Holdings on Thursday said its net income doubled to $4,05 million in the six months to June from $2 million in the comparable period last year on the back of fair value adjustments on biological assets.

[The Source] Padenga Holdings on Thursday said its net income doubled to $4,05 million in the six months to June from $2 million in the comparable period last year on the back of fair value adjustments on biological assets.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Broken Lifts and Stairs for Commuters With Wheelchairs

[GroundUp] There is no time frame on when railway stations in Cape Town will be universally accessible, but they will be upgraded says Metrorail. The trains themselves will only be fully accessible for wheelchair users in two to three years.

[GroundUp] There is no time frame on when railway stations in Cape Town will be universally accessible, but they will be upgraded says Metrorail. The trains themselves will only be fully accessible for wheelchair users in two to three years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cosatu Western Cape Condemns Violence At Tertiary Institutions in Cape Town

[COSATU] The federation supports the demands of learners at tertiary institutions that stop exclusion on financial grounds. We also support the #Feesmustfall campaign and free and fitting education from cradle to grave. COSATU will continue working wit…

[COSATU] The federation supports the demands of learners at tertiary institutions that stop exclusion on financial grounds. We also support the #Feesmustfall campaign and free and fitting education from cradle to grave. COSATU will continue working with the role players at the institutions to find amicable peaceful solutions to the challenges that exist.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Orders National Carrier to Reinstate 300 Workers

[The Herald] The Labour Court has given Air Zimbabwe (Pvt) Ltd a 60-day ultimatum to either reinstate or pay damages to 300 workers whose contracts were unlawfully terminated on three months’ notice in 2015.

[The Herald] The Labour Court has given Air Zimbabwe (Pvt) Ltd a 60-day ultimatum to either reinstate or pay damages to 300 workers whose contracts were unlawfully terminated on three months' notice in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Morocco’s GCTF Presidency Renewed Two Years

[MAP] New York -Morocco and the Netherlands were re-selected to assume the presidency of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) for another two-year mandate, on the occasion of the body’s 8th ministerial meeting, held Wednesday in New York.

[MAP] New York -Morocco and the Netherlands were re-selected to assume the presidency of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) for another two-year mandate, on the occasion of the body's 8th ministerial meeting, held Wednesday in New York.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Government Aims to Transform Mauritius Into a Viable Fintech Platform, Says Minister Sesungkur

[Government of Mauritius] Government’s vision to upgrade the financial services will mark a significant shift in the paradigm for the sector. The diversification and upscaling of the financial services with technologies to spur a regional Fintech indus…

[Government of Mauritius] Government's vision to upgrade the financial services will mark a significant shift in the paradigm for the sector. The diversification and upscaling of the financial services with technologies to spur a regional Fintech industry is the next big strand and Government is deploying all means and ways to create the adequate conducive environment to tap into this trillion-dollar industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Third African Union Customs Expert Trade Facilitation Forum Kicks Off

[Government of Mauritius] The third African Union Customs Expert Trade Facilitation Forum aiming to provide a platform to exchange and debate the best practices in the field of trade facilitation, kicked off yesterday at the Custom House, Mer Rouge in …

[Government of Mauritius] The third African Union Customs Expert Trade Facilitation Forum aiming to provide a platform to exchange and debate the best practices in the field of trade facilitation, kicked off yesterday at the Custom House, Mer Rouge in Port-Louis. Some 50 delegates from the African Union Customs Member States are attending this three-day forum which is being held at the World Customs Organisation (WCO) Multilingual Regional Training Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Metro Express – First Meeting of Joint Project Monitoring Committee Mauritius/India

[Government of Mauritius] The first meeting of the Joint Project Monitoring Committee Mauritius/ India, set up to oversee the Metro Express Project, was held on 18 September 2017 in Port Louis.

[Government of Mauritius] The first meeting of the Joint Project Monitoring Committee Mauritius/ India, set up to oversee the Metro Express Project, was held on 18 September 2017 in Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius