SAA returns to the skies, learn the new rules, rates and info here

"South African Airlines (SAA) returned to the skies with customers celebrating the return travel, with more…

Full insight on Eskom’s Majuba Rail and its ridiculous journey

"Eskom yet again finds itself in the proverbial hot seat, due to challenges concerning the Majuba…

ArcelorMittal responds to upcoming metalworkers national strike

"The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) will be embarking on a national strike on…

Newcastle Sakekamer celebrates Secretaries Day with Nadine

"The Newcastle Sakekamer recently hosted an exclusive event at Jackson Brown dedicated to its members' secretaries."

Your 5 simple steps on how to invest in Netflix

"Considering this phenomenal product's growth and its exciting forecasts, here is how to invest in Netflix."

How to save your business in South Africa 2021

"Here is first-hand sound advice and guidance on saving your business in South Africa 2021 from…

Meet the Newcastle Sakekamer’s new Management Team

"On 20 August 2021, the Newcastle Sakekamer hosted its AGM where the new financial year's management…

ArcelorMittal makes history in Newcastle with donations

"Steel giant ArcelorMittal South Africa’s Newcastle Works has stepped up to the plate, establishing its commitment…

SPAR to go green and use Rhino droppings as firelighters

"SPAR South Africa is on a sustainability journey, determined to eliminate problematic and unnecessary plastic and…

De Ruyter, “da man”, as Eskom update shows positivity

"On Tuesday, 31 August 2021, the State-Owned power utility explained that it had reduced its gross debt…

SAAPA SA says no to booze sold at petrol stations, and here is why

"History was made in June 2021, when BP announced that it was to be the first petroleum…

85% of Healthcare workers to leave SA if NHI implemented

"Solidarity released its latest report on the National Health Insurance (NHI), which stresses that the majority…

Gov reveals cannabis master plan adding the plant to school curriculums

"According to the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, the establishment of the Cannabis…

Unemployment escalates; why are men being employed more than women?

"The unemployment in South Africa has risen to a record-breaking 34.4% in the second quarter of…

What’s going on? Newcastle businesses discuss the local economy

"Taking a walk around Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, our editor chatted with various SMMEs, asking them how they…

New Clothing and Textile hub to drastically boost Newcastle, Ladysmith and KZN

"In addition to the dire financial implications of the recent civil unrest and the impact of…

Eskom completes R122b “largest dry-cooling power station in the world”

"Are the dark days of loadshedding coming to an end? This comes after Eskom announced on…

Newcastle’s Clothing and Textile Industry to pick up pieces and rebuild

"On 14 July 2021, the Newcastillian – Online News reported how multiple factories situated in Madadeni…

ArcelorMittal CEO on the company’s stability and future

"ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA), a significant influencer on the local economy and job market, discusses their…

New study: 5 million South Africans paying 90% of the country’s Tax. This and more

"New data reveals just how happy or, rather, unhappy South Africans really are and just how…

Here is why farmers are demanding the removal of Mooi River Toll Plaza

"The agricultural union of KwaZulu-Natal, Kwanalu, is calling for the removal of the Mooi River Toll…

Transnet implements force majeure due to hackers

"Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) declared force majeure following an ongoing fallout from a cyber-attack last week,…

Tiger Brands recalls dodgy canned foods; here’s the list

"Tiger Brands issued a statement calling for various KOO and Hugo's canned vegetable products produced from 1…

ArcelorMittal declares force majeure, but there is good news

"ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) declared force majeure on Wednesday, 14 July 2021, due to the civil unrest…

This is how to advertise on the Newcastillian – Online News for only R4000

"For those not in the know, this top seller from the Newcastillian - Online News is…

161 malls, 11 warehouses and 8 factories affected, as KZN takes stock

"Acting Minister in the Presidency, Khumbudzo Ntshavheni, says an estimated 150 000 jobs are at risk…

Ithemba Security’s Morne Potgieter reflects on community’s efforts to protect Newcastle

"Not escaping the devastation of the recent events, Northern KZN, in a matter of moments, lost…

Suppliers overcharging could be fined R1m or visit prison, reminds NCC

"Stemming from reports of possible food shortages in both KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, the National Consumer Commission…

COVID-19 TERS applications re-open, but changes in payments

"Staff affected by the COVID-19 lockdown regulations since March 2021 will once again be able to…

Newcastle Mayor vows to support textile industry, as jobs hang in the balance

"On Friday, 16 July 2021, the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature and the Amajuba District family of municipalities (Newcastle,…

The illicit cigarette price war is sucking the life out of legitimate farmers and producers

"Illegal cigarette manufacturers are draining the lifeblood out of South Africa's legitimate tobacco farmers, processors, and…

Costly chaos as Transnet initiates investigations following second train derailing

"This past weekend, a loaded export coal train with 208 wagons derailed at Dassieshoogte, near Vryheid,…

Owner of De Hoop Collection and Chairman of Cape Country Routes, discusses the transformation of tourism

"With international terminals collecting dust and countries further restricting travel to our bushveld luxury businesses, the…

Your business and the POPI Act – are you compliant?

"By now, most organisations are aware that the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) 4 of…

Discrimination Act under scrutiny—political parties and labour law consultant explain

"The Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act (PEPUDA) has come under scrutiny. Some…

Newcastle welcomes NN (Newcastle) 4×4 Cruiser Parts to the community

"Commandeering extensive experience within the motoring industry and placing immense focus on service delivery—Newcastle's newest business…

The upgraded Newcastillian – Online News is live! You are going to love it!

"Over the past three years, the Newcastillian - Online News has successfully transformed and advanced media…

We speak with ArcelorMittal South Africa’s CEO, discussing its future

"Addressing media on Monday, 31 May 2021, ArcelorMittal South Africa's CEO Kobus Verster, answered several questions…

SA Reserve Bank keen on launching a new digital currency as feasibility study gets underway

In a statement, the SARB explains, “A retail CBDC can be defined as a digital form…

Inflation hits a 14-month high-highest reading since before the lockdown

Releasing their findings on Wednesday, 19 May 2021, Stats SA highlights that the annual headline inflation…

SAAPA SA demands stricter booze restrictions, Beer Association Boss whips back

"Producing devastating consequences on the economy, but a favourable outcome on people's health—the restrictions on alcohol…

Business development in action as Newcastle Sakekamer affiliates with Sakeliga

"Sakeliga aims to enhance the business environment through policy and legal interventions with alternative mechanisms for…

A look into Newcastle’s troublesome cockroach and pest problem

"Razochem affirms the most severe infestation they have dealt with would have to be a known…

Businesses discuss Newcastle’s open crime culture in CBD

"H.Z. Haniff and Yusuf Randeree of Scott Street Pharmacy explain that a number of their clientele…

Record high petrol prices set to kick in at midnight. This is what to expect

"With Newcastillians already tightening their budgets, motorists will now have to brace themselves for record high…

Here is your traffic update of the N3. Plus, Police to use drones and body cameras

"Therefore, Law enforcement will now be upping its game this weekend, with Mbalula explaining that his…

Evotel invests in Newcastle economy

"Being a company focussed on improving people's lives by providing fast and secure fibre internet connectivity…

Three Newcastle business leaders share their reinvention process and give advice

"The Newcastillian – Online News interviews business leaders discussing their reinvention process along with their evolved…

How much has the cost of living spiked since 2020? The figures will shock you

"Newcastillians have come to accept numerous changes in their daily lives. But what has been the…

R238k for a mop, R56 for milk and accusations of racism, Eskom’s woes continue

"Eskom chief executive officer, André de Ruyter, suspended Tshitangano in February for poor performance and not…