Honesty and integrity key to sustainable economic development – Mogoeng

2016-11-17 11:52

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has said business leaders who allow truth to guide how they conduct business will help transform the world in line with the UN’s development goals.

Africa needs strong reformers – Deloitte

2016-11-06 06:00

Africa’s economic outlook is worsening because of poor political and financial governance. This exacerbates the effects of lower commodity prices and an unfavourable global economic environment.

Africa, Japan partner to fight terrorism, piracy

2016-08-29 14:35

African leaders along with their Japanese counterparts have pledged to tame the rising threat of terrorism, while emphasising the importance of maritime order, as they concluded an international conference in Kenya.

Local elections a referendum on Zuma’s popularity

2016-08-08 20:36

A rise in service delivery protests ahead of municipal elections, are an indication of a lack of confidence in the president.

Zikalala in charge of govt business

2016-06-09 11:12

Newly sworn-in Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala has been appointed as the leader of government business in the province.

Tough choices at Economic Development

2016-04-29 11:34

Deciding on which entities the Department of ­Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs would phase out or make it was not an easy decision.

Patel announces R23bn 'boost' for black industry

2015-05-13 07:46

The state intends to invest R100bn in job-creating activities in the next five years, including R23bn to promote industrialisation owned and managed by blacks.

New Mega CEO to shake up finance agency

2015-01-12 12:20

The embattled Mpumalanga Economic Growth Agency hopes to turn things around for struggling businesses following the appointment of its new CEO Xola Sithole.

Motlanthe: Unite to unlock growth

2013-05-14 18:43

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has urged businesses, the government, and civil society to work together to foster economic development.

Dubai to build giant Ferris wheel

2013-02-14 09:15

Dubai's ruler has approved a $1.6bn island development project that would be home to what's billed as the world's biggest Ferris wheel.


Why does Africa keep missing the bus?

2016-11-06 06:18

Among the questions that are raised in relation to Africa is whether the continent can be said to be on the economic mend.

Black business targets Mining Charter and Reserve Bank

2016-10-02 06:00

The Mining Charter and the SA Reserve Bank were attacked this week at the Black Business Council’s annual conference.

Economic empowerment not just about wealth redistribution - dti

2016-08-15 08:31

Broad–Based Black Economic Empowerment should aim to achieve growth, development and enterprise development and not just wealth redistribution, says the dti.

How countries are achieving Universal Health Care

2016-07-11 19:46

Countries are finding new ways to provide healthcare to citizens, making universal healthcare coverage achievable.

OPINION: Malema to be 'big winner' in elections

Political analyst Justice Malala shares his predictions on the EFF's performance in the 2016 municipal elections.

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EFF calls itself South Africa's last hope

EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi calls his part the "last hope" for South Africa, echoing the words of leader Julius Malema. Citing economic history and macro-economic theory, Ndlozi argues the DA and ANC are scarcely different from one another. His party, he says, will introduce a new model of industrialisation, job creation, land reform and economic growth.

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Patel: Focus is on black industrial growth

2015-05-12 16:24

The focus of the economic development department is on growing black ownership of new industry in SA, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel.

Govt energy policy to cost SA taxpayer R700 billion

2014-02-27 10:22

The SA government insists on going ahead with expensive coal plants, fracking and nuclear projects that will cost South African taxpayers an estimated R700 billion.

Zuma: Conflicts hinder development

2013-05-09 16:44

African countries are trying to stamp out conflicts on the continent to boost development, President Jacob Zuma says.

Gauteng MEC promises 1000 jobs in Nov

2012-08-08 14:20

Under Gauteng's job placement plan 1000 people will get jobs in November, says newly-appointed economic development MEC Nkosiphendule Kolisile.

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