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The Lost Botanist

The Lost Botanist

Refilwe speaks to Ree Treweek

Why do we keep having to be reminded about the incredible talent this country
produces? Two South African siblings just returned from VR@Annecy in France - a virtual reality animation festival. Their film, The Lost Botanist, was one of 9 films selected from around the world. These other projects include Emmy winners! Our local directors deserve household name status!

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Wednesday Panel: petrol price regulation undercut by loyalty schemes?

19 February 2020 9:13 AM

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retailer loyalty schemes, and effectively motorists are getting indirect fuel discounts,
which is otherwise not allowed by regulation. Is it not time to revisit the issue of
deregulating our petrol price as is done in many other countries? Refilwe Moloto
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former the CEO of the Fuel Retailers Association), and Avhapfani "Fani" Tshifularo,
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Victory in court for Philippi Horticultural Area

19 February 2020 7:36 AM

After a decade of legal battles to protect the Philippi Horticultural Area (PHA) against
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organisations, finally won a significant victory in the Cape High Court yesterday. Estelle
Ellis, Journalist for Maverick Citizen at Daily Maverick has written about this and joined
Refilwe on air.

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2020 SONA debate enters day 2

19 February 2020 7:25 AM

Day 1 of the SONA debate ended very late on Monday night. There was more uproar in
Parliament, with ANC members challenging EFF leader Julius Malema to answer the
question of whether he has ever abused his wife Mantwa Matlala-Malema. Day 2 of the
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Tackling the youth unemployment and reducing the school dropout rate

19 February 2020 6:37 AM

Merle Mansfield, Programme Director of the Zero Dropout Campaign says that the fact
of the matter is that 44% of unemployed young people have not completed Grade 12 —
adding to their struggle of finding a decent job. She spoke to Refilwe Moloto regarding

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The Emerging Economies: Focus on Latin America

18 February 2020 8:34 AM

Guest: Prof Lyal White | Head at Johannesburg Business School

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What about using pension funds to rescue Eskom?

18 February 2020 8:25 AM

Dr Neva Makgetla, Senior researcher at the Trade and Industry Policy Strategies argues
that most workers would agree that would be worth sacrificing some future income to
avoid retrenchment... and therefore meaning that the of pension funds to rescue Eskom
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