"We understand the impatience of South Africans because we want things delivered as of yesterday‚" said Nene. While the mining, finance, real estate and business services industries were the main positive contributors.
1.4b risk disease from lack of exercise
The surveys took note of physical activity in work, at home, for transport and during leisure time - so we have no excuses. At the current rate, the world will miss the United Nations target, which is to cut inactivity levels by 10% by 2025.
SA has plunged into a recession with a surprise 0.7% contraction in the second quarter of the year.
South Africa entered recession in the second quarter for the first time since 2009, data showed on Tuesday, in a stinging blow to President Cyril Ramaphosa's efforts to revive the economy after a decade of stagnation.
It noted that optimism over president Ramaphosa's economic plan has waned, while a worsening trade war, or a slowdown in China, may push the commodity-dependent economy further downhill.
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said he would write to National Assembly speaker Baleka Mbete requesting an urgent debate on how to get the country's economy "up and running again". That followed a 2.6% contraction in the previous quarter.
For the local market, "there seems to be no sign of halting the downtrend" for emerging-market assets, said Koji Fukaya, chief executive officer at FPG Securities Co in Tokyo. "You will expect an economy to shrink if you increase VAT if you impose sugar tax if you have fuel increases that have led to us having the cost of living that is going to the roof", said Cosatu spokesperson, Sizwe Pamla. I don't think it will be a dramatic increase but the point is, the next move in interest rates are likely to be higher.
Jim Furyk will pick the last of his wildcards after the BMW Championship, which gets underway in Pennsylvania today. Mickelson, meanwhile, has played a record 11 consecutive Ryder Cups, and has qualified automatically every time.
It may not be easy to upstage President Trump , but one Montana high school student certainly did Thursday night. But now, they're taking heat from angry Trump supporters who think they were mocking the president.
A tough match against a great opponent. "It's been a great battle, the conditions were tough, a lot of humidity". He's a top guy. "Well, I want to just be able to get past the semis here". "I think last three sets I improved".
Brazil's president Michel Temer said the attack was a "sad episode" and spoke out against intolerance in Brazilian society. The man, police said, was jumped by Bolsonaro's supporters after the stabbing and badly beaten.
The president believes that he has done nothing wrong and that he can prove that and bring an end to the investigation. Trump: "There were, I mean tremendous conflicts here, you know the conflicts, you've heard the conflicts".
Interstate 5 has been closed for about 10 miles around Redding, about 130 miles northwest of Sacramento in Shasta County. The Hirz Fire northeast of Redding is the largest fire still burning in California. "It isn't a lot of people", he said.
John Kasich (R) in a tweet said he has spoken with the city's mayor and will provide any resources needed to local police. Michael Richardson was outside on a smoke break when he said he heard gunshots coming from the bank lobby.
Bitcoin BTC=BTSP was trading down almost 4.8 percent at $7,007 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange on Wednesday. Goldman Sachs will be proceeding to provide "crypto futures and forwards" for its clients.
Pliskova broke back with Williams double faulting at 30-40 down. "I don't think there's any change with her game", Pliskova said. She missed a chance earlier this summer when she fell to Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon final.
The encounter between the two was shared on Facebook last August 16 by the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. The story of their reunion at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto has gone viral on social media.
Blood-testing firm Theranos to dissolve
Holmes founded the company in 2003 when she was only 19 and since had frequently been referred to as the "next Steve Jobs". After this process, the company - which holds about $5 million (£3.9 million) in remaining cash - intends to dissolve .
Rapper Mac Miller dies at 26
Miller was found Friday afternoon at his Studio City home and pronounced dead at the scene, according to Variety . Miller, whose real name is Malcolm James McCormick, was arrested in May for DUI and hit-and-run.
Elon Musk smokes weed on Joe Rogan podcast
Although he later announced that Tesla would remain a publicly traded company to appease shareholders, that tweet spurred the U.S. Tesla shares fell as much as 10 percent to $252.25 as of 9:46 a.m.in NY , the steepest intraday drop since June 2016.
Cebu town mayor shot dead
In an interview with radio station DWIZ past year , Blanco said he feared for his life having been linked to the drug trade. According to CNN Philippines , at least 15 mayors and vice-mayors have been assassinated since Duterte took office in 2016.
Samsung Galaxy X launch confirmed for this year
Koh says they are working on providing an experience different from what you get from a tablet when the device is unfolded. Unlike the ZTE Axon M , Samsung's own phone is expected to have a flexible screen and not a hinge connecting two screens.