Daily Archives: July 18, 2017

Zimbabwe Temporarily Lifts Ban on Foam Food Containers

HARARE � Zimbabwe’s Environmental Management Agency has temporarily lifted its ban on the use of expanded polystyrene (EPS) as food packaging material to allow businesses to clear their stocks.

The Agency says it has given businesses until October 17 to …

Leaders must unite to build a better world

Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has called on leaders of the world – in government, business and civil society – to work together to eradicate poverty and achieve all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

The SDGs are a …

KHOMANI CULTURAL LANDSCAPE INSCRIBED AS SOUTH AFRICA’S 9TH WORLD HERITAGE SITE

PRETORIA, Inscribed as the ninth World Heritage Site in South Africa, the iKhomani Cultural Landscape has been added to the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (Unesco) prestigious list of sites.

The area, which has now been recognized by …

Mandela Day: Do your bit to make a difference

With the world marking Nelson Mandela International Day today, ordinary citizens and Cabinet Ministers are going out into communities to make a difference in the lives of the less fortunate.

Every year on 18 July, South Africans and the global …

Labour on Uber drivers and CCMA ruling

Department of Labour’s position in terms of Uber drivers and CCMA ruling

The Department of Labour acknowledges and applauds the ruling by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration that Uber drivers are the employees of the company. The decision …