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UK and South Africa to work more closely on tackling pandemics and climate change

UK and South Africa launch new agreement on health, building on close work on climate and other global challenges. Commitment made as South African President Ramaphosa, UK Health Secretary and HRH The Earl of Wessex visit the Crick Institute, the biggest biomedical research facility in Europe, and Kew Gardens. Additional UK funding will aid future … Read more

OPINION | Australia has a new Electric Vehicle Discount Bill – why South Africa should follow suit

Autotrader CEO George Mienie with his new Jaguar I-Pace George Mienie, AutoTrader CEO, has been advocating for increased EV ownership in this country for many years. Now that Australia has a new bill to incentivise electric vehicles, he says South Africa should take a page from their book. The South African government needs to … Read more

South Africa: UK State Visit to Drive Economic Growth, Turbocharge Infrastructure Investment

The United Kingdom and South Africa will join forces to drive economic growth and turbocharge infrastructure investment, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said on Tuesday. The UK Prime Minister said this at the start of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s formal State Visit. The UK government said the next phase of the UK-South Africa Infrastructure Partnership is … Read more

Chase of GTA suspect ends after driver crashes car, runs into South Gate neighborhood

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A grand theft auto suspect fled into a residential neighborhood in South Gate Tuesday evening after leading authorities on a dangerous chase on freeways and surface streets. The suspect weaved through cars and sped by heavy traffic on multiple freeways before he crashed into a tree on a front yard and … Read more

South Korean SaaS firm Toss Lab secures $1.2M strategic investment from Taiwan’s Kdan Mobile Software

Toss Lab Inc, a South Korean software as a service (SaaS) firm, has secured $1.2 million strategic investment from Kdan Mobile Software, Ltd, a global SaaS company headquartered in Taiwan. Kdan Mobile Software said in a statement the two leading productivity software companies from Asia plan to integrate their solutions to expand the international business … Read more

US immigration lawyer lays out options for affected South Asian professionals

Envision working hard for a lifetime, defying uncertainty and restrictions during a pandemic, and finally landing in the US for your dream job at one of world’s top five tech firms. Now imagine being robbed of the opportunity to be at your innovative best at workplaces described as the best in the world, and be … Read more

South Korea warns of supply disruptions, economic damage if truckers strike

South Korea‘s prime minister urged unionised truckers on Tuesday to scrap plans to go on strike this week to spare the economy what he called paralysis and irreversible damage, fuelling fears for the post-pandemic recovery of global supply chains. For the second time in less than six months, the trucking union in major exporter South … Read more

PM: UK and South Africa will turbocharge growth together

The UK and South Africa will join forces to drive economic growth and turbocharge infrastructure investment, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has announced today [Tuesday 22nd November] at the start of President Ramaphosa’s formal State Visit. The next phase of the UK-South Africa Infrastructure Partnership is being launched today, supporting South Africa’s economic growth through major … Read more