Anglo shareholders revolt over executive pay

2016-04-22 11:42

Anglo American has survived a shareholder revolt on executive pay at the mining company’s annual general meeting.

SA CEOs take home R4.1m a year - excluding bonuses

2015-07-09 16:15

A report by PwC has found CEOs of JSE-listed companies were guaranteed to take home R4.1m, excluding bonuses and shares, in 2014.

World Bank finance chief declines bonus

2014-10-08 09:09

The World Bank finance chief says he will turn down the remainder of a $94 000 bonus amid staff discontent at budget and job cuts linked to a massive reorganisation.

NUM 'disgusted' by R200m loan for Tsogo execs

2014-07-18 08:48

The National Union of Mineworkers says it was not was necessary for Tsogo Sun to empower five rich individuals by awarding them a R200m loan.

UK warns banks about executive pay

2014-04-23 14:56

The British Business Secretary has warned banks and other major companies to rein in excessive executive pay or face tighter rules.

Swiss to vote on bosses' pay

2013-11-19 16:32

Switzerland will vote on whether to limit the salaries of top executives so they don't earn more in a month than the lowest paid workers earn in a year.

SARU bosses awarded 107% bonus hike

2013-05-02 12:12

Despite the huge profit slump it suffered last year, the South African Rugby Union's two full executive members received massive salary and bonus increases.

Are SA's CEOs really so overpaid?

2013-02-24 12:00

SA has some of the best-run companies in the world, yet unions and politicians have called for CEO remuneration to be capped.

Salary freeze to include public sector

2012-10-18 08:45

The proposed freeze on salary hikes for a year should apply to both the private and public sectors, Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says.

Australian CEOs sacrifice bonuses

2012-08-23 07:59

Australian bosses, including Qantas's Alan Joyce, are forgoing bonuses this year as tough new laws on executive pay give more power to shareholders to sack them.


Mark Bussin: The man who sets Jacob Zuma’s salary

2015-08-11 15:12

Mark Bussin talks about the other side of the pay debate, explaining why leaders like Jacob Zuma and most JSE-listed company CEOs deliver good value to stakeholders.

FTSE 100 executive earnings rise by a fifth

2014-10-13 09:44

Directors at London-listed blue-chip companies have earned 21% more in the 2013/14 financial year thanks to a steep rise in long-term incentives.

Samsung managers sacrifice 25% of bonuses

2014-07-18 14:35

Nearly 200 managers at Samsung Electronics have voluntarily returned 25% of their bonuses, as the firm is poised to post its worst quarterly profit in two years.

Media company CEOs coining it

2014-05-29 10:30

Media company CEOs are among the highest paid executives in the US, occupying six of the top ten earning spots, according to an Associated Press/Equilar study.

Compensation of US CEOs in spotlight

2014-03-17 15:42

Big US companies appear to have handed out smaller increases in compensation to their chief executives in 2013 than in 2012.

SA’s top CEOs on duty 24/7 - poll

2013-11-19 16:18

There is no downtime for South Africa's senior executives because they are expected to be available to the business around the clock, a survey shows.

Old Mutual CEO paid R33m in 2012

2013-04-05 11:11

Julian Roberts, the CEO of Old Mutual, one of SA's largest insurers, received a total compensation of R33m in 2012, according to the company's annual report.

A smart move

2012-10-19 07:15

A freeze on mining executives' pay makes sound business sense.

Ignore at your peril

2012-08-31 08:26

Pay inequalities must be redressed, says Mzwandile Jacks.

Executives paid too much - survey

2012-08-13 13:36

South African business owners believe executives of large public enterprises earn too much money, a new survey has found.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.