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Really? Bananas from Ecuador, for crying out loud? Now I realise why it cost me R6-77 in Cape Town for two bananas. What a crazy price. 211 more words


BRICS nations sign memorandum to facilitate taxation cooperation

The 2017 BRICS Labour and Employment ministers meeting that concluded in Chongqing, China on 27 July 2017 saw the signing of the BRICS Taxation Cooperation Memorandum. 244 more words

Current Affairs

South African Market Inquiries: What Lies Ahead and is it Justified?

By Michael-James Currie

The South African Competition Commission (SACC) recently announced that it will be conducting market inquiries into both the Public Passenger Transport sector (Transport Inquiry) as well as investigate the high costs of Data (Data Inquiry). 1,037 more words

South Africa

#Duginism = Russian New World Order 2.0

I don't care for Western imperialism via NATO and the European Union, but that doesn't mean I want either replaced by Russian imperialism as Aleksandr Dugin espouses. 229 more words

Against All Odds, BRICS Nations Get Their Act Together

The trade ministers of the five BRICS nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) met this week in Shanghai, ahead of the annual summit of heads of state in Xiamen next month. 704 more words