McIlroy missing South Africa for sweep of 5 oldest Opens
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Rory McIlroy had a one-shot lead on the 17th hole of the final round when he left a shot in the bunker and made bogey, went into a playoff and lost on the third extra hole to Graeme Storm. This was the 2017 South African Open. It was most memorable for McIlroy being…#southafrican #south #extrahole #livgolf #golf #graemestorm #tour #hongkong #pgatour #african (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Health Reports Progress On Hospitals Exemption From Loadshedding
[Govt of SA] The Department of Health is on the right track with efforts to ensure the priority hospitals are excluded from loadshedding as part of plans to minimise the disruptions on the provision of essential health services during power outages. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 29, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa's economy at a pivotal point as outlook improves but political, energy risks remain
S&P Global Ratings earlier this month affirmed its positive outlook on the country, citing a net external creditor position and the implementation of some of the government's long-desired structural reforms. - South Africans have faced rolling blackouts as Eskom — which has long been a thorn in…#southafrican #south #african #inflation #eskom #africa #ramaphosa #externalcreditor #creditorposition #longdesiredstructural (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Next big Covid variant WILL be more deadly, according to new study of immuno-compromised patient
The South African patient is one of the longest known sufferers of Omicron, which itself is widely believed to have evolved in someone with a severely weakened immune system. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Feasibility Study On Implementing Solar Panels in Hospitals
[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Health is working with the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) to conduct a feasibility study on the rollout of solar panels in critical areas in health facilities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 28, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa: Keep an Eye On Quality As We Rush to Test People for HIV
[spotlight] As we approach World AIDS Day on 1 December, healthcare providers will be offering HIV screening and testing as part of a comprehensive health service. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 28, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

South Africa: New Resistance Tests Set to Improve TB Treatment
[spotlight] Some strains of the tuberculosis (TB) bacterium have mutated to become resistant to some of the drugs commonly used to treat TB. Accordingly, one of the first questions to ask when someone has TB is which drugs will be effective in fighting that person's TB. Unfortunately, quick answers to this question are not always available. As a consequence, people are at times treated with drugs that won't work for their particular strain of TB. What's worse, these drugs often have significant side effects. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 28, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Diamond diggers in South Africa's deserted mines break the law
Tommy Trenchard for NPR toggle caption Jefferson Ncube, an illegal diamond miner from Zimbabwe, works on his latest tunnel at an abandoned De Beers mine near Kleinzee, South Africa. Ncube is a univeristy graduate, but has been unable to find employment. Tommy Trenchard for NPR Jefferson Ncube, an…#tommytrenchard #southafrica #trenchard #tommy #south #diamondminer #africa #diamond #ncube #beers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Best Way to Invest in Emerging Markets Just Got Even Better
While international stocks have been quite tumultuous this year, the story of South African investment company Naspers (NPSNY -0.49%) and its associated investee, Prosus (PROSY 0.33%), keeps getting better. While investors in this conglomerate have had a difficult few years, both Naspers and…#prosus #tencent #naspers #southafrican #tencentstake #vanguardftse #ftseemerging #prosus #internetetf #stake (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa's Transnet Lifts Force Majeure on Coal Export Line
South Africa's Transnet Lifts Force Majeure on Coal Export Line Bloomberg#africatransnet #transnetlifts #liftsforce #forcemajeure #coalexport #southafrica #africa #transnet #lifts #force (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Remembering Our Covid-19 Journey
[SAnews.gov.za] South Africa's Covid-19 journey began on Friday 27 March 2020, shortly after midnight, when President Cyril Ramaphosa called on us to remain at home and to observe the 21-day lockdown period. The initial lockdown was extended again on 09 April 2020, and a number of subsequent lockdowns followed, based on the need to save lives and livelihoods. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 25, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kate Middleton's dazzling state banquet regalia explained
With the appearance of Kate Middleton, the Princess of Wales, at the state banquet held for President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa to Britain on Tuesday, came an opportunity to see the royal dressed in full ceremonial regalia for the first time in three years—following the COVID pandemic. The…#cyrilramaphosa #southafrica #queenelizabeth #queen #royalvictorian #royal #katemiddleton #queenvictoria #kate #princessdiana (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Elon Musk Believes SBF Is Better at Bribing Media Outlets Than Running FTX
Twitter’s new CEO – Elon Musk – thinks Sam Bankman-Fried is much better at “bribing media” than managing a cryptocurrency platform. The South African entrepreneur also dismissed the rumors that FTX’s former boss had purchased a $100 million stake at Twitter. Another Wave of Criticism The general…#musk #sambankmanfried #ftx #sbf #southafrican #twitter #sam #bribing #bankmanfried #zhao (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Armed Robbers Target Patients Queuing Outside Clinics
[Scrolla] Some patients arrive as early as 5am at Nyanga Community Health centre in Cape Town to be the first in the queue. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 24, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Tackling pandemics and climate change
Institutions from across the UK and South Africa will undertake nine collaborative research projects into vital issues from health systems and financing to mental health and surgery. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 24, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news