Thu, 17 Jan 2019

Cape Town Express

Section

This woman just drove a 1958 Morris Minor from Scotland to Cape Town

A woman from New Zealand has finally arrived in Cape Town after a gruelling journey by car from Aberdeen in ...


4 years after fire, still no electricity in Masiphumelele

More than 100 families living in Masiphumelele Wetlands informal settlement say they have been without electricity since fires in May ...


N2 closed following truck crash between Albertinia and Riversdale

The N2 between Riversdale and Albertinia in the Western Cape was closed on Wednesday morning following a truck crash. According ...


Maimane: ANC maintains gap between economic insiders and outsiders

DA leader Mmusi Maimane believes there are two South Africas: One for the economic insiders and one for economic outsiders. ...


International

Section

ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...

U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...

William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...

May faces pressure from those seeking her resignation

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a crushing defeat in the Parliament on Tuesday, after British ...

Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...

Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...

Business

Section

OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Cape Town Express.

More Information
27
Cape Town

South Africa

Section
Kenya suffers deadly Al Shabaab attack: Seven killed

NAIROBI, Kenya - The Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group, Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack at a luxury ...


Milestone for Lee as Cheetahs name team to face Kings

Bloemfontein - Kings ring changes for derby duel with Cheetahs There are no changes to the starting XV that beat ...


ANC, DA welcome expanded SIU probe into Life Esidimeni

President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed an amended proclamation to broaden the terms of reference of the Special Investigating Unit's (SIU) ...


Anti-apartheid activist and award-winning author Hugh Lewin dies

South African author, journalist and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Lewin died on Wednesday. Lewin died at his home in Killarney, Johannesburg. ...


Gibson must lead Proteas to CWC glory to keep job

Cape Town - As things currently stand, Proteas coach Ottis Gibson needs to lead the team to Cricket World Cup ...


Injured Warner to make early BPL exit

Melbourne [Australia], Jan 17 (ANI): Australian cricketer David Warner will make an early exit from the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Financial Markets News Wired

Section