Acsa plans R7.7-bn overhaul for Cape Town International

The Airports Company South Africa says its expansion plans for Cape Town International include the upgrading of the domestic and international terminals and the realignment of the runway.

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South Africa grants 36 new mining licences

Despite tough conditions, the Department of Mineral Resources had approved more than 36 new mining rights projects in the past year that have the potential to create about 6 000 jobs, Minister Ngoako Ramathlodi told Parliament during the tabling of his department's budget.

SA doctors develop affordable heart valves

A simple plastic heart valve designed to treat rheumatic heart disease in a cost-effective and accessible way has been developed by a South African company, helping the 1.4-million sufferers of the disease – the vast majority of whom live in the developing world.

SA Airlink to fly straight to bush lodges

Visitors to some of South Africa's most luxurious private lodges will soon be able to fly directly to their bush getaways thanks to the imminent acquisition of four new Cessna aircraft by independent airline SA Airlink.

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