With only 14 of the 70 scheduled cruise departures completed in the current South African cruise season, MSC Cruises has announced the success of the season with strong demand still being experienced for cruises between December 2013 and the end of the season in April 2014.
13 Dec 2013 09:45
The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) said the South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) had "fabricated" the number of e-tags in circulation for Gauteng's tolling programme adding that the agency will probably fall short of its revenue requirements.
By Nicky Smith 13 Dec 2013 06:58
Large numbers of staff at Johannesburg and Eastern Cape airports will be deployed around the clock to ensure that mourners can get to Qunu land before Nelson Mandela's funeral.
12 Dec 2013 06:08
Sub-Saharan Africa is becoming an increasingly attractive investment frontier. With several of the fastest growing economies located in sub-Saharan Africa, companies from around the world are looking to enter the region in order to escape aggressive competition in their home markets and improve sales.
By James Milne, Sarah O'Carroll and Craig Parker 11 Dec 2013 11:34
Passenger numbers on the Gautrain rose almost 10% in the first week of tolling on some of Gauteng's highways, as many commuters chose to leave their cars at home and use public transport instead. Tolling on Gauteng's highways began on Tuesday last week.
By Nicky Smith 10 Dec 2013 05:38
The volume of goods transported by land increased by 4.1% in October compared with the same period last year. However, income for the transport companies increased by 9.2% over the same period.
10 Dec 2013 05:20
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) has commissioned the South African arm of global engineering company Siemens to implement new world-class rail signalling systems and track upgrades on the Johannesburg and Pretoria rail passenger networks.
9 Dec 2013 12:40
SMEs need to avoid festive season delivery bottlenecks and this is particularly relevant given the escalating volumes of deliveries for online fulfilment as an increasing number of companies sell their products online. With the increasing focus on customer service excellence, it is important to maintain the business as usual status and ensure deliveries arrive on time over this period.
By Shane de Beer 9 Dec 2013 09:21
Credit ratings agency Moody's has confirmed the South African National Roads Agency Limited's (Sanral) issuer ratings of Baa3/P-3 (global scale‚ local and foreign currency) and of A3.za (South African national scale) as well as the short-term issuer rating of P-2.za was affirmed. At the same time‚ Moody´s assigned a negative outlook.
9 Dec 2013 07:48
British Airways will increase its services from London to Cape Town by three flights a week from May 2014, offering 657 additional seats a week, expanding total capacity to over 12,000 seats.
6 Dec 2013 13:15
A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
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