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Buoyant Nissan invests R1 billion in Rosslyn plant

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by SAVIOUS KWINIKA PRETORIA, (CAJ News) – NISSAN, buoyed by its best year of sales in South Africa since 2000, has invested about R1 billion (over US$80 million) to increase the efficiency of its plant at Rosslyn in the capital Pretoria. The investment is set to increase automation without reducing jobs, and in training and skills development for its employees. Nissan […]

South Africans’ grim reality of having cars repossessed  

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by GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CONSUMERS have been urged to cater for rate, fuel and maintenance fluctuations when purchasing a vehicle in order to avoid it being repossessed as they fail to keep up with payments. Charl Potgieter, Head of Personal Markets at Absa, advised consumers to consider the full cost of vehicle […]

VW begins digital mobility concept in Rwanda

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From PHYLLIS BIRORI in Kigali, Rwanda KIGALI, (CAJ News) – VOLKSWAGEN (VW) Group South Africa has started its digital mobility concept, Moving Rwanda, in the metropolitan area of the country’s capital Kigali. Partners including German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, SAP, Siemens and Inros Lackner are jointly to implementing the concept. Moving Rwanda […]

VW launches world-first Mobility Solutions Rwanda


from PHYLLIS BIRORI in Kigali, Rwanda KIGALI, (CAJ News) – VOLKSWAGEN has commenced the rollout of its integrated automotive mobility solutions with the registration of a first-of-its-kind entity in Rwanda. The Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda will commence operations in the second quarter of 2018 with an initial investment of US$20 million and the creation of […]

SA paramedic bust using ambulance as commuter omnibus

Paramedic Ambulance

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African authorities have suspended a paramedic who has been caught allegedly using his ambulance as a taxi. It is alleged the 46-year-old medical worker in the central Free State Province was also drunk when he reportedly transported three passengers. He allegedly picked up the hitchhikers and drove […]

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