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.

PTA business in distress over roadworks

2014-10-27 20:21

Extensive road works around Pretoria have caused many businesses to shrink operations, resulting in substantial job losses, says the Tshwane Chamber of Commerce.

Building plans boost business indicator

2014-10-21 10:25

The SA Reserve Bank's leading business cycle indicator has risen 0.8% in August, due to an increase in the number of residential building plans passed.

Sarb business indicator rises

2014-09-23 10:51

The SA Reserve Bank's monthly leading business cycle indicator has risen 0.3% month-on-month in July, largely driven by the manufacturing sector.


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.

CTICC expands economic contribution

2014-10-21 16:58

The Cape Town International Convention Centre has delivered a solid economic performance and financial results for the 2013/14 financial year.

Return African Bank to rightful owners - Nafcoc

2014-10-01 21:41

African Bank must be returned to its rightful owners as time has come for a fully fledged black owned commercial bank, says Nafcoc president Joe Hlongwane.

SA, view yourselves as Africa - study

2014-09-19 08:48

South Africans should have a stronger awareness that they are part of Africa, according to a pilot study by Brand South Africa.

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