Category: South Africa Business News

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Pick n Pay trials new reusable eco-friendly bags

Pick n Pay is trialing a new affordable reusable alternative to plastic carrier bags. The retailer said that the new bag is the first of its kind, being made from green recycled plastic bottles. It added that the bag will cost R5 and will initially be introduced in 22 stores across the country to gauge […]

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Here’s what it’s like to live in a R260,000 South African container home

Alicia Kalil from Berman-Kalil Housing Concepts says that people are constantly pleasantly surprised when they see a shipping container home in person. Speaking to Cape Talk recently, Kalil said that container living has several attracting forces, including build time, mobility and affordability. She said that 90% of the build is done at the factory, which is […]

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The two South African hotels named in the world’s top 100 for 2019

Elite Traveler has recently named its top 100 hotels in the world for 2019. The Elite Traveler magazine is aimed at ultra-high-net-worth (UHNW) individuals and is the only audited publication with worldwide distribution aboard private jets, first-class lounges and in fixed-base operations across over 100 countries. The top 100 hotels list was curated by the magazine’s team […]

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S.Africa’s tough choice: Land redistribution or mining investment?

South Africa’s government faces a tough balancing act as it tries to attract foreign investors into the key mining sector while also pledging to seize land without paying compensation. President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is pushing “expropriation without compensation” land reform, last week tried to quell investor fears when he spoke at an annual conference of […]

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