Gary Player – Presidential Medal of Freedom

This is not a TRUMP award,  it is an American award - the Presidential Medal of Freedom of America award.   And Trump is still the President of America.   The Presidential Medal of Freedom was established by President John F. Kennedy in 1963 and this prestigious award is the Nation’s highest civilian honor. It is awarded… Continue reading Gary Player – Presidential Medal of Freedom

draft SARS legislation 2020

National Treasury and the South African Revenue Service (SARS) published the 2020 Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (Draft TLAB), and the 2020 Draft Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill (Draft TALAB) for public comment at the end of July. While the two bills address a number of issues – including changes to carbon taxes and export… Continue reading draft SARS legislation 2020

Ekonomie – SA – Economy

  Daar is net een pad wat Suid-Afrika verder loop om effe te herstel of die ander pad, die afgrond met die krioelende massas werkloses te konfronteer wat nie gaan voedsel hê om te oorleef nie - en dit sluit heelwat blankes ook in wat nie inkomste het nie.   Al is die virus daar, is… Continue reading Ekonomie – SA – Economy

“Medical” Cuban people in SA

Wat het die Kubane met ons onderskeie volke, veral die Boere en Afrikaners (blankes),  in Suid-Afrika te make?    Hulle mag dalk "ervaring" hê, maar so het ons eie medici ook.  Hulle is wel groot vriende met die ANC groepe.    Eers was dit ingenieurs en toe is dit mediese fronte en elkeen sluit aan… Continue reading “Medical” Cuban people in SA

Taxi’s – Accidents – South Africa

On 16 December 2016 there was a horrific accident between Zastron and Sterkspruit, nine people were killed and another seven sustained injuries ranging from minor to critical after a bakkie and minibus taxi collided head- on.   Five persons were burnt beyond recognition in the fire following the crash.   Patients were treated on scene by emergency… Continue reading Taxi’s – Accidents – South Africa

Zach B, 14, captures white shark

Pragtige en unieke foto's asook "drone" beeldmateriaal van die haai wat so naby is. The footage was captured in Cape Town. The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) has issued a warning to all sea lovers to be cautious when in the water. *   Drone footage, taken by 14-year-old Zach B, of a large great white shark in… Continue reading Zach B, 14, captures white shark

South Africa – March 2020 – economy

For some it is old news, but on 28 March 2020 the SA downgrade by the last rating agency to rate the country's investment grade has far-reaching implications for the rand and the SA economy.  Both Fitch Ratings and S&P have already downgraded the country’s sovereign debt to sub-investment grade. This occurred in the wake… Continue reading South Africa – March 2020 – economy

Parliament briefing from PRC – Coronavirus – 2019-nCoV

25 February 2020 The Portfolio Committee on Tourism and the Portfolio Committee on Health today received a briefing from the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on the impact of the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (NCV) which has been declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organisation (WHO). *… Continue reading Parliament briefing from PRC – Coronavirus – 2019-nCoV

South Africa – Preferential trade access to US (AGOA)

This is not the first time that South Africa's actions put it at risk of losing preferential trade access to the US. In 2015, the US warned that changes to legislation that would limit foreign ownership of private security companies in South Africa may affect the country's inclusion in the African Growth and Opportunity Act.… Continue reading South Africa – Preferential trade access to US (AGOA)

2020 new cars – South Africa

  Take a look at what new cars are coming to South Africa in 2020!     New car buyers are in for a proper treat in 2020 as a flood of new cars are headed for South Africa. Whether it be budget cars, crossovers, SUVs, sedans, bakkies, luxury cars, supercars, sports cars, electric cars, you… Continue reading 2020 new cars – South Africa