Many young white people are encouraged by their parents to just “move on” with the business of the future, writes Adriaan Basson.
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The president says government is 'taking bold steps to hold the economy in good stead for the future'.
The City of Cape Town says it is exploring opportunities in hemp farming, which it says may be beneficial for economic growth and jobs.
Mkhuleko Hlengwa has said it would be "reckless and irresponsible" to provide Eskom with financial assistance using government employees' pension funds, and that SAA should eventually be privatised.
BUSA vice president, Martin Kingston, has said while the business body is party to a principle agreement to mobilise private and public savings to assist Eskom financially, funders should not be exposed to excessive risk in the process.
SA's govt will tell the Trump administration that its review of a preferential trade agreement that could put as much as R35bn in exports at risk is premature and potentially damaging for both economies.
The president told mourners at the businessman's official state funeral that he would work to develop a youth entrepreneurship academy in his honour.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa said Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan appeared to move from one state-owned entity crisis to another but appears unable to provide the necessary required leadership to fix parastatals.
The union said it would support calls by its mother federation, the Congress of South African Trade Unions, for Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan to step aside, saying that the situation at Eskom had not improved under the his watch.
Mabuza's resignation was announced on Friday evening, after he wrote to President Cyril Ramaphosa and Deputy President David Mabuza acknowledging that Eskom failed to honour its commitment avoid loadshedding until 13 January.
President Cyril Ramaphosa told Parliament on Thursday afternoon that investors, including the finance industry, had responded enthusiastically to government's renewed commitment to investing in infrastructure announced in his SONA last week.
The ANC was jittery about establishing a state-owned bank until Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni "hijacked the superior logic of the EFF", Julius Malema said on Tuesday.
The president says that, over the next few months, government would implement measures to "fundamentally change the trajectory of energy generation in our country".
The tripartite alliance has backed President Cyril Ramaphosa in condemning the South African Airways business rescue practitioners' decision to cancel all domestic routes barring Johannesburg-Cape Town.
The utility has a debt burden of R450bn
President Cyril Ramaphosa last week signed five bills relating to tax administration and other division of revenue proposals for the 2019 fiscal year.
Eskom should be consolidated with the energy department - ANC Women's League president Bathabile Dlamini believes that should be part of government's rescue plan for the power utility.
While President Cyril Ramaphosa has repeatedly given reassurances that energy constraints are being addressed, Eskom has intermittently instituted rolling blackouts to prevent a collapse of the grid.
Eskom has confirmed the authenticity of a document purporting to be the resignation letter that outgoing Eskom chair Jabu Mabuza sent to President Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President David Mabuza and Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan.
While government made progress in some areas this year, it was not without any blunders either. We take a look at how government tried to take two steps forward, but then one step back.
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