13 C
Port Elizabeth
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Bird flu outbreak sees more culling in Japan

By Osamu Tsukimori and Manolo Serapio Jr TOKYO/MANILA (Reuters) - A virulent strain of airborne bird flu extended its shadow across northeast Asia as Japan...

Food security linked to land reform

Government cannot talk about improving food security without referring to land reform, President Jacob Zuma told members of the African Farmers Association of South...

Oil spill detected along Nigerian coastline

An oil spill has been detected along the coast of southern Nigeria near operations for US giant ExxonMobil, the company said Monday, but the...

Oil prices rise slightly amid European turmoil

Oil prices hovered near $93 a barrel in Asia this morning as traders mulled whether concern over Europe's debt crisis justifies extending a sharp...

Phase 2 of the Port of Ngqura container terminal to be completed in September

Phase 2 of the Port of Ngqura container terminal will be completed in September, according to Transnet’s Integrated Report for 2012. The report says dredging...

Business to benefit from ambassadorial visit

The Ambassador of Iraq to South Africa, Dr. Hisham Al-Alawi visited the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber (NMBBC) yesterday as part of a tour...

Men’s fashion comes to Bay’s “Carnaby Street”

A new high-end men’s clothing emporium has been added to the eclectic fashion mix that has established Port Elizabeth’s Westbourne Road as the Carnaby...

Apple hits new record following big US court victory

Apple shares soared to a new all-time high Monday after the US tech giant's big win in a patent lawsuit against South Korea's Samsung,...

Steep increase on the cards for motorists next month

Prices at South Africa's petrol pumps may rise by up to 78 cents next month, after a 22c increase in August, according to a...

SA wool prices slightly softer

South African wool prices softened at the final national wool sale of the season, Cape Wools said on Wednesday. Company spokeswoman Ona Viljoen said Cape...

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Port Elizabeth
light intensity shower rain
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