Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
Workers are seeing meagre pay increases that do not keep up with inflation.
Technology-related gains could triple South Africa’s productivity growth, more than double growth in per-capita income, the group has said in a new report.
Attempting to move debt from state-owned enterprises like Eskom to the SA Reserve Bank would in no way make the obligations disappear, and would only change to whom the interest is paid, governor Lesetja Kganyago said on Friday.
The reappointment of Lesetja Kganyago as Reserve Bank governor will ensure the bank maintains its independence.
Ramaphosa was speaking two weeks after ANC secretary general Ace Magashule said the party's NEC had agreed that the central bank's mandate should be expanded.
The metals and engineering sector has welcomed the SA Reserve Bank's decision to keep the repo rate unchanged at 6.75%
Inflation for December moderated to 4.5%, in line with market expectations.
SA must avoid populist economic policies, said SA Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago.
Lesetja Kganyago says that confidence surrounding the election of Cyril Ramaphosa as SA president in February has not translated into a short-term boost for actual growth.
Report shows major policy choices gave too much ground to companies andthe rich, writes Dewald van Rensburg.
The economy hasn’t expanded at more than 2% since 2013.
The bank was fined for not complying with certain provisions of the Financial Intelligence Centre Act.
Does a citizen of Germany hold a majority stake in South Africa’s reserve bank? While the story of Michael Duerr’s 57.5% shareholding is colourful, it’s nowhere near the truth.
There are those waiting "in the wings" in the hope of maximising their share benefits at the South African Reserve Bank if it were to be nationalised recklessly, ANC chairperson Gwede Mantashe has warned.
One of the coins features a taxi and a bird carrying a set of keys.
The suspect alleged that he is a mechanic and that he found the money underneath one of the cars he was fixing.
MTN Group’s fights with Nigerian authorities over $10bn in repatriated funds and back taxes could increase risk in South Africa’s financial system, depending on the outcome, the Reserve Bank has said.
Its not the mandate of the SARB to run the affairs of private banks, its governor has said, but rather to protect depositors and make sure banks adhere to prudential requirements.
The SA Reserve Bank has written to the National Credit Regulator requesting a probe into loan-origination fees charged by Capitec Bank, according to a person familiar with the matter.
The Payments Association of South Africa is under pressure to ramp up a new system called DebiCheck to meet the South African Reserve Bank’s deadline of February 2019.
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