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Published: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 03:53:02 +0200

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Rampahosa's SONA stokes hope of economic revival

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:35:00 +0200

“Business will step up because they want Ramaphosa to succeed.”

Suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko resigns

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0200

Up until Friday, Koko had refused bow to pressure to resign.

The Budget will test Cyril’s mettle

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

He has very little room to manoeuvre – and the ratings agencies will be watching very closely

Reports erode faith in Resilient

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

Its share price has plummeted and investors are waiting for the results of an investigation

New kids boom on the blockchain

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

Funds are eager to flood into new tech ventures, but the stakes are very high

Sars gets wise to prophet taking

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

The vast sums of money preachers rake in have drawn the attention of the revenue service

​Ramaphosa faces a tough job ahead

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:08:00 +0200

Even though markets are expecting prosperity under a Ramaphosa regime — it might be a while before South Africans see change.

​The rand hits R11.81 as Zuma remains defiant on stepping down

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:38:00 +0200

On Monday, the ZAR traded at R11.90 amidst uncertainty of President's recall

Solidary joins forces with Chamber of Mines in mining charter court battle

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:33:00 +0200

In a press statement released on Wednesday, Solidarity expressed support for the Chamber of Mines court action to review the 2017 mining charter

Why it would be in everybody’s interests to regulate cryptocurrencies

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:13:00 +0200

While governments need to develop coherent frameworks to regulate cryptocurrency, permanent solutions will be found through international co-operation

Unemployment lower, but black women, the youth remain the most vulnerable

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:43:00 +0200

​The latest unemployment statistics from StatsSA show that South Africa’s unemployment rate declined to 26.7% in the fourth quarter last year

Tulip mania: The classic story of a Dutch financial bubble is mostly wrong

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:39:00 +0200

The Bitcoin crash was dubbed a "tulip mania 2.0" but there is one problem with the story of the Dutch financial craze — much of the story is untrue

Rand steady on Zuma exit standoff

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:19:00 +0200

The rand had rallied on Monday afternoon following speculation Zuma had finally caved under pressure and decided to resign.

The rand is on the up and up amid expectation of Zuma recall

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 20:51:00 +0200

The South African currency has been volatile in the last week, amidst uncertainty surrounding the country's leadership

Looting of Africa calls for action

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

Top-down regulatory measures come to naught, so the battle must be fought from the bottom up

Highveld Steel ticks over, gearing up to rise once again

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

An innovative business rescue has preserved an asset that would be impossible to restart, in hopes that the commodity cycle will swing up again

PIC caught up in Eskom’s woes

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200

The state asset manager is under fire and now the power utility has little option but to cut costs

Multichoice opens up bidding for news channel

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:58:00 +0200

Naspers-owned MultiChoice announced on January 31 that it was looking for a black-owned media company to replace ANN7’s slot.

​Weaker than expected mining results may drag GDP down

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 13:57:00 +0200

The mining sector recorded strong year-on-year growth in 2017, however its weak momentum may wear on South Africa’s GDP

BLSA criticises trend of appointing joint CEOs

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 11:11:00 +0200

The group said the decision by Investec to appoint two chief executives perpetuates negative stereotypes