Aviation cannot thrive without tourism - minister

2015-10-09 18:00

Aviation is an essential catalyst for the tourism industry and the two industries are mutually dependent, says Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom.

Plea for Cosatu to consider impact of demands

2015-10-07 17:22

Cosatu's demands made during nation wide demonstrations would make it harder for the unemployed to get jobs, says a free market organisation.

SA braces for 'mother of all stay-aways'

2015-10-07 07:10

Cosatu will embark on the "mother of all stay-aways" on Wednesday to protest against higher taxes, e-tolls and job losses among other things burdening the working class.

JSE could stage short-term rebound

2015-10-06 20:18

The catalyst for a short-term rebound in the JSE appears to be in place, says Overberg Asset Management in its weekly overview of the SA economic landscape.

SA governance in gender, health, safety declines

2015-10-06 16:01

Although South Africa has retained its rank on the 2015 Ibrahim Index on Africa Governance, there are concerns about declines in various areas like safety.

Cees Bruggemans’ Age of Decay: Mediocrity – SA’s “new normal”

2015-10-06 07:36

SA's ‘Rainbow’ era has been replaced by the ‘Age of Decay’, where weaknesses intrude and the nation is no longer served, says Cees Bruggemans.

A weak Rand doesn’t hurt everyone – look at South Africa’s vehicle exports

2015-10-05 15:43

There may not seem to be a silver lining on the economic front at the moment, but there is: local vehicle manufacturers are benefiting hugely from the weak rand.

PMI falls as shaky economy takes toll on private sector

2015-10-05 09:56

The Standard Bank Purchasing Managers' Index slipped to a 14-month low of 47.9 in September from 49.3 in August, as the weak economy took its toll on companies.

KPMG report restarts Sars war

2015-10-04 20:00

The probe into alleged irregularities and misconduct within Sars by KPMG has made damning findings against Ivan Pillay, Oupa Magashula and Johann van Loggerenberg.

Five key points to business success

2015-10-03 11:00

Your competitors will lure your customers away if you do not have a strategy for delivering great service, says founder Peter Cheales.


Tito Mboweni: Sarb in policy 'bind'

2015-10-07 21:15

The South African Reserve Bank is in a policy 'bind' and will need to raise interest rates despite a slowing economy, says a former central bank governor.

New security ownership clause 'an enemy of the economy'

2015-10-07 07:39

The implementation of new security legislation could lead to a 10% drop in exports to the US and EU and reduce GDP by R133.4bn, warns economist Roelof Botha.

IMF downgrades SA growth to below 1.5%

2015-10-06 21:15

South Africa’s growth is projected to be below 1.5% both this year and next year, according to a report by die International Monetary Fund.

SA's business confidence at 22-year low - survey

2015-10-06 20:16

Business confidence in SA has dipped to its lowest level since the end of apartheid due to an unstable currency and lower commodity prices, a survey shows.

Sun sets on gold as AngloGold close to exiting Top 40

2015-10-06 10:15

The JSE is close to relegating AngloGold in its Top 40 index, the latest sign of the precious metal losing its place in an economy it once dominated.

Decline in number of black CEOs - report

2015-10-05 21:15

There has been a drop in the number of black South African CEOs, according to research by an executive search firm.

Amcu to vote on gold sector strike

2015-10-05 15:08

Members of Amcu will decide on whether to strike at operations of gold companies at a mass meeting, says a spokesperson.

SA's investment pipeline remains robust - dti

2015-10-04 21:00

The investment pipeline into South Africa remains robust and the country attracted R43bn in FDI in the previous financial year, according to a dti official.

Damning report puts Sars spy unit in spotlight again

2015-10-04 14:26

A KPMG report has revealed that Sars has spent over R106m on a covert unit and recommends that former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and Sars commissioner Tom Moyane provide answers.

Petrol price movement mixed

2015-10-02 18:42

The price of 93 grade petrol will come down, while that of 95 grade will go up from next Wednesday.

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