Xenophobic attacks a big worry for business

2015-04-22 07:52

A business body has called for more proactive efforts to deter xenophobia, as blue chip businesses voiced strong condemnation of violence against foreigners.

Connectivity biggest hurdle for African business travellers

2015-04-16 09:36

A struggle with internet connection is one of the biggest challenges for business travellers in Africa, delegates to the World Travel Market Africa have heard.

Zim gets own governance code as corruption spikes

2015-04-10 12:49

Zimbabwe has launched its own corporate governance code as its acting president says there are near-daily reports of abuse of both public and private office.

Jhb third-best city to do business in Africa

2015-03-20 07:00

Johannesburg has been ranked the third-best city in Africa in terms of economic opportunity, according to PwC’s inaugural lnto Africa report.

Erosion of business foundations

2015-01-28 17:33

For many organisations, even when best business practices are employed, one cannot be comfortable in the front seat, according to an expert.

Disappointment over Google's closure of Woza Online

2015-01-13 12:45

Internet search giant Google is shutting down its free website builder service Woza Online and Fin24 readers have reacted to the development.

Three big threats to SA economy - chamber

2014-12-16 09:20

Government, in collaboration with the private sector, should deal effectively with the three biggest threats to the economy in 2015, urges a business chamber.

SA electricity compared to other countries

2014-12-12 21:15

Many households suffering blackouts have little sympathy as they face a further 12.69% rise in electricity prices next year.

Investment banks lag rivals on profitability

2014-12-08 07:00

Investment banks have been less profitable, more volatile and had consistently higher costs than commercial banks, according to a study.

UCT GSB again awarded top spot in Africa

2014-11-10 16:56

The international education ranking agency Eduniversal says the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business is the number one business school in Africa.


Businesses pay double for basic services - CEO

2015-04-21 13:13

It is not sustainable to expect commercial and certain residential property owners to subsidise a dysfunctional municipal system, warns a company CEO.

Meetings, conferences pivotal to tourism sector

2015-04-14 20:00

The meetings and conference industry is often overlooked, even though it provides huge benefits to the tourism sector and the broader economy, say experts.

USB honours best MBA student

2015-04-01 17:42

Christie Koorts, the 2014 Top MBA student of the University of Stellenbosch Business School, shares his recipe for success.

Nafcoc welcomes ConCourt ruling

2015-02-16 05:00

Nafcoc has welcomed the Constitutional Court's refusal of ousted president Joe Hlongwane's application for leave to appeal.

Tax on the sale of a business

2015-01-15 18:17

A Fin24 user wants to know if there is tax on the proceeds of the sale of a business.

SA companies spend R8.2bn on social causes

2014-12-17 05:00

South Africa's private sector has spent R8.2bn on external social causes in 2014, the first contraction since the surveys began, according to a survey.

Nafcoc's in-fighting heads to ConCourt

2014-12-14 15:03

The ousted Nafcoc president is taking his claim to the organisation's leadership post to the Constitutional Court, a report says.

Cost of power cuts underestimated - chamber

2014-12-12 12:44

The extent of the damage to industry and the costs that arise directly from load shedding have been gravely underestimated, warns a business chamber.

Sacci: Eskom ills could hit confidence levels

2014-12-03 14:16

Business confidence has edged up but load shedding could have a negative effect on the business climate, says the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Business grows at fastest rate in 22 months

2014-11-05 10:09

SA business activity expanded as output and new orders grew substantially in October, according to the HSBC Purchasing Managers' Index.

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