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    South Africa to Tackle ‘Injustice’ of Excessive Executive Pay

    Chief executives and top lawyers can make in excess of 20 million rand ($1.4 million) a year, while the official minimum wage is just over 20 rand an hour. $1.4m is that a lot for a good CEO in UK/EU/USA/Japan/Canada?
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    Expect ongoing load-shedding during winter peak periods

    The good news just keeps rolling in. /s
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    Burry of ‘Big Short’ Fame Places Big Bet Against Musk, Tesla

    The Michael Burry position is well known and taken out in March 2021. Why is it news today?
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    New TV licence laws will increase compliance rates – SABC

    Right about now, MonoChoice and SABC must be regretting their decision to block CAM on DTT decoders. See https://www.ee.co.za/article/dtt-comedy-conflicts-resolved-constitutional-court.html "The Constitutional Court has ruled in favour of former communications minister Faith Muthambi, in a...
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    South Africa to Broaden Vaccine Rollout With Pfizer Doses Monday

    Correct, my wife's private practice including cleaning staff all got vaccinated.
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    Hello, darkness, my old friend - Eskom load-shedding is back [2021/05/06]

    The Real Reason for Load Shedding https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2021-05-17-mind-the-gap-eskom-tables-1-5-wage-hike-offer-to-nums-15-demand/
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    South Africa to Broaden Vaccine Rollout With Pfizer Doses Monday

    87 sites ain't gonna cut it. Let every hospital, every private doctor, every clicks, every dis-chem, every pharmacy, vet, drug dealer, etc administer the vaccines.
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    Microsoft Conducted Probe on Gates’s Involvement With Employee

    Do you mean William Henry Gates III has a relationship with an employee, a marketing manager at Microsoft. IIRC, her name was Melinda Ann French. I think they got married.
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    MTN enhances MTN EverydayGigs and introduces MTN EverydayTalk offers

    +1 The Cell-C "Get 50GB Anytime data + FREE 50GB Nite data valid for 6 months, for just R500!." is what I use. Works out at R83.33 per month. Just do a payment every 6 months - so simple. Don't have to constantly topup every 7 days or whatever with most of my data expiring unused. The less...
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    City of Johannesburg will not be introducing an electricity capacity surcharge

    CoJ/Pikitup wanted to put ~8,000 pickers/recyclers out of work and give the task to a corporate. Shame on CoJ/Pikitup trying to killing 8,000 jobs.
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    City of Johannesburg will not be introducing an electricity capacity surcharge

    Lies. Prepaid tariffs are: Higher than Post-paid Bands are lower than post-paid Risk free - no credit Paid up front #Voetsek with your lies It's just a money grab by a monopoly.
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    Corruption carnage at Kusile

    How does this kitchen contract cause Kusili power station, budgeted at R64 billion, to balloon to R226 billion? Then I read: When we going to see some jail time for these crooks?
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    New Telkom home fibre pre-order deal – including free 200GB LTE data

    Twice bitten, three times shy. 1. Cancelled a Telkom account for home. 2. Cancelled a Telkom account for work. Even though I gave them 30 days notice, they still billed me an extra month on both occasions. Had to send proof of cancellation documents that had been uploaded to their website...
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