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"We are devastated," the West Cape government complains about the closure of the Saldanha steel mill

The Western Cape government said that the news that the Arcelor Mittal SA steel plant in Saldanha is being shut down and that the decision is a blow to the regional economy has had a "devastating effect". "We have pushed for pressure The national government supports the company by reducing electricity and freight costs, exploring alternative energy sources and integrating …

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MTN fixed-LTE – That's why you need an approved router

Customers intending to use one of MTN's fixed LTE products require an approved router. Axxess and Afrihost have recently announced a series of fixed-LTE packages that will be running MTN's network. MTN's ISP Supersonic also offers a range of fixed line LTE products. Unlike Telkom's LTE offering, MTN's fixed-line LTE products are tower-locked and require specially-supported routers. Many MyBroadband readers …

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Springboks are back on the road after the bus breaks down

Thousands of fans lined every street as the special open bus slowly passed colorful, cheering supporters, some with flags, some with posters. On the way to Langa in the Western Cape, the team's bus malfunctioned, but it was not long before the Boks resumed their parade. Picture: Ahmed Kajee / EWN. CAPE TOWN – The Springboks are back in the …

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Vodacom's Netflix competitor – with free Bold and the Beautiful – is growing fast, but customers keep it loose

News Analysis According to Vodacom, the Video Play service now has one million paying customers, exclusively for Vodacom customers in South Africa. Customers opt for relatively expensive daily and weekly subscriptions rather than one each Month to commit. Competitors like Netflix and Showmax have monthly destination subscriptions – for now. For more information, visit www.BusinessInsider.co.za stories. Vodacom now has one …

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ArcelorMittal closes Saldanha plant, hundreds of workers are affected

ArcelorMittal South Africa [JSE: ACL] has decided to close the steel plant in Saldanha, which has suffered "heavy financial losses". According to the company's website, 568 employees work at the plant where steel products have been manufactured for more than two decades. As part of a strategic review of its operations, the steelmaker found that its Saldanha business lost its …

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WATCH: Ferrari 488 GTB collides with Bakkie in Cape Town

CAPE TOWN – As far as the accidents are concerned, it is safe to say that this was an expensive one. On Facebook, posted by Watch this footage features a red Ferrari 488 GTB, which collides with a Chevrolet utility on Somerset Road at Green Point on Saturday afternoon. In the video we see a Toyota Etios making a U-turn …

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Why South Africans close their bank accounts – and where they go instead

BrandsEye has released the South African Banking Sentiment Index 2019, which identifies which customers are threatened with a bail by banks – and where they would rather have a bank account. The South African Banking Sentiment Index 2019 analyzed consumer social media posts across the five banks From September 2018 to August 2019, the group analyzed over 1.9 million social …

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Rain 5G is here

Rain has officially launched its 5G service for the public, offering unlimited data at speeds of up to 700 Mbps at R1,000 per month. Rain first launched its 5G products in September, accessible only to a "select group of existing customers". The company has now opened its network to anyone with 5G coverage and has made the latest 5G coverage …

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FUEL PRICES go up

FUEL PRICES RISE TO TOP newssdzeZimbabweNewsdzeZimbabwe to the main menu | jump to the sidebar RISING FUEL PRICES Sunday, November 10, 2019 NewsdzeZimbabwe The Zimbabwean Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) has yesterday announced fuel price increases of 11 cents and 10 cents for gasoline and diesel, The price of gas, which was $ 16.66 per liter, is now included $ 16.77, …

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What is a consolidation loan and what are the risks?

"You need to make sure it's affordable every month as payments need to be made" (Image: Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk) [19659003] It can be scary when debts pile up. credit cards, payday loans, rental arrears; Once you start to owe money to many different places, it's easy to feel overwhelmed, and consolidating your debt into a loan can prove to …

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