Daniel Silke: Local vote, national ramifications

2016-08-01 06:31

SA is at a political and economic crossroads, and a combination of political change and economic mismanagement is intersecting to hasten this, writes Daniel Silke.

Paul O’Sullivan: Exposing fresh Myeni corruption at SAA. Documentary proof.

2016-07-13 08:23

Private investigator Paul O’Sullivan, whose intervention led to a dramatic event when he was removed just before takeoff from an intercontinental flight, tells his story.

Ratings cuts could lead to capital outflows - Sarb

2016-05-03 18:51

The impact of a possible further ratings downgrades on the economy and financial system could lead to increased capital outflows, warns the SA Reserve Bank.

The South African conundrum – and why glass is still half full

2016-04-29 08:43

An analyst traces how South Africa got to where it is today and where Zumafication will take it to, in a thesis with a surprisingly optimistic conclusion.

Nene appointed to Allan Gray board - report

2016-04-18 11:13

Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has been appointed a non-executive director at Allan Gray.

Public opinion could cause necessary change in SA

2016-04-13 06:40

The political and economic events in SA over the last six months have drawn attention once again to the concept of the political economic cycle, says Dr Chris Harmse.

Nhlanhla Nene speaks: sitting tight and watching the show

2016-04-11 06:48

Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene, whose sacking wiped about R500bn from the country’s equity markets, is keeping up to date with the Gupta controversy.

Was 9/12 the beginning of Zuma's end?

2016-03-22 07:30

It's referred to it as “9/12”, South Africa’s own destiny-changing 9/11 on 9 December 2015 - the day President Jacob Zuma fired Nhlanhla Nene and replaced him with a loyal backbencher, writes Max du Preez.

How world sees SA: Why London investors liked Gordhan – and distrust Zuma

2016-03-14 12:50

This brilliant contribution by City insider provides some insight into the way London sees Nenegate and the visit by a Pravin Gordhan-led Team SA.

Brics bank open for jobs

2016-03-07 10:25

The New Development Bank is formally “open for business" and the recruitment process for its Africa Regional Centre has started, says National Treasury.


Mailbox: Who will save this desperate country?

2016-07-28 10:14

Biznews community member Warren Shalang reflects on what’s wrong in South Africa and asks who will be the country’s Robin Hood?

PIC lost over R100bn when Zuma fired Nene - CEO

2016-05-10 13:14

The funds that invest money with the Public Investment Corporation have lost R100bn when President Jacob Zuma fired Nhlanhla Nene on 9 December 2015.

Big business keen on certain SA politicians

2016-05-01 13:33

Big companies are watching "like vultures" to see which South African politicians they could lure to bring along some influence, reports Netwerk24.

Thebe snaps up Nene

2016-04-21 11:20

Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has been appointed as a resident adviser to Thebe Investment Corporation, it has been announced.

Allan Greenblo: Silence of the Pension Funds – Need power of collective

2016-04-17 11:09

Given the scale of the post-Nene disaster, pension funds should have been immediately in the forefront of protest

Nene axing lasted just more than five minutes - report

2016-04-12 14:59

Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has said the meeting with President Jacob Zuma in which he was fired lasted just more than five minutes, a report says.

Rand having yo-yo session on Zuma announcement

2016-04-01 19:23

The rand was having a yo-yo session against the US dollar as it tested the R14.60-level on speculation that President Jacob Zuma will resign.

Zuma defends decision to axe Nene

2016-03-17 15:45

The DA did not give former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene a good rating and in fact asked for his dismissal, President Jacob Zuma has told MPs.

Zuma to face tough questions over Nene

2016-03-13 10:40

President Jacob Zuma will have to answer for his decision to sack former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene in Parliament this week.

Nenegate sped up Barclays' Africa exit - trader

2016-03-01 13:53

Barclays Africa remains an attractive asset with good governance and a very juicy dividend yield, but the risks related to SA seem to overshadow that, says a trader.

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