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Published: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 19:58:29 +0200

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Global markets jittery as Trump fears persist

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:59:00 +0200

Worries over Trump's stalled economic agenda and upcoming high-stakes Washington fights had hurt global stocks on Friday



Brics is not all it’s cracked up to be

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Zuma and his cohorts appear to have little understanding of the true nature of the troubled grouping.



Butter price and supply going rancid

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Drought, global shortages and over-enthusiastic banting mean the commodity is in short supply



SAA squanders SA’s prized assets

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Telkom’s turnaround is extraordinary but the state may have to forfeit its rare resource to pay the failed airline’s debts



Rent or buy: The debate rages on

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Financially it might make sense not to buy a home, unless you live there for many years



SA Reserve Bank wins court bid against Public Protector

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:16:00 +0200

Mkhwebane must pay costs for the application, up to and including the filing of her answering affidavit, the judge said.



Forget Zuma, jobs are the issue

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The employment figures are dire, and likely to get worse, until the economy picks up



Cellphone costs are a wake-up call

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Analysing the hidden costs of a contract should make you think carefully before you sign up.



Uncertainty is now SA’s ‘new normal’

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Little economic headway will be made ahead of October’s budget policy statement, analysts say



Audit watchdog sharpens its fangs

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The IRBA is legally mandated to ensure the public can trust that audits are clean



Stockpiles of cash 'ripe for reinvestment'

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

South Africa’s top 50 firms are sitting on huge reserves amid economic and political uncertainty



Heads in the sand over Gupta listing

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Even those closely involved in Oakbay’s listing are insisting they were never responsible for its oversight



Lobolo: Saving for the price of love

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Matters of the heart need careful thought about how to finance the cost of marriage



SA’s poser: Technology vs wages

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The fourth industrial revolution and the minimum wage could put a damper on efforts to create a large number of jobs



Building the case for day hospitals

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200

They make healthcare more affordable say proponents, but are still underutilised locally



Is the era of parastatal paralysis over?

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The SABC shake-up and ANC shift bode well for the reform of other public enterprises



OECD check-up shows SA’s not well

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The organisation’s latest survey underscores the urgent need to implement reforms to boost the economy



Africa is fertile ground for fintech

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200

With so many unbanked citizens and alternative approaches to money, there’s plenty of room for innovation



Samsung's explosive earnings see it overtake Apple

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 10:01:00 +0200

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics posted record-breaking earnings Thursday, putting it on course to better rival Apple's quarterly profits.



Africa is fertile ground for fintech

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:00:00 +0200

With so many unbanked citizens and alternative approaches to money, there’s plenty of room for innovation