Women creating spaces for economic growth

2017-09-03 06:00

Gender diversity is key to driving the IDC’s broader mandate. The corporation celebrates its commitment to economic inclusivity by empowering women, writes Chimwemwe Mwanza.

‘Government not serious about economy’

2017-07-23 07:13

Government is not serious about addressing the country’s economic crisis and its actions clearly demonstrate this.

Coega bucks the trend

2017-06-18 06:08

Coega has reported a double-digit growth in new investment in the year under review, resulting in it being lauded as the “best investment destination in Africa”.

Liquified petroleum gas price could be deregulated

2017-05-07 06:10

The price of liquified petroleum gas should be deregulated once South Africa has the facilities to import large quantities of the gas, the Competition Commission has recommended.

Patel: State capture could wreck radical economic transformation

2017-04-24 16:06

Corruption, maladministration of public institutions and state capture will undermine radical economic transformation efforts, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel.

How a withdrawal from the ICC will hurt SA and the economy

2017-02-07 15:27

With the majority of the world’s countries being members of the ICC what impact could SA's decision to leave the court have on the country’s already fragile economy?

Four high-growth scenarios for Africa

2017-01-30 14:20

Agriculture, industrialisation, commodities or services – which holds the key for growth on the continent?

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.


Leading the Free State growth path

2017-09-03 06:00

As the newly appointed regional manager of the IDC in the Free State, Nina Yose is well versed in the challenges facing the province.

Where are the suburban schools?

2017-06-28 15:29

Read what the Growth Institute has to say on the noticeable absence of suburban schools at the annual free Career Expo in Gauteng. Do you agree?

Driving towards prosperity

2017-05-07 06:10

Lubabalo Ngcukana chats to Kingsley Dell-Robertson, the Industrial Development Corporation’s regional manager in the Eastern Cape, about the role it plays in stimulating economic expansion in the province.

Gigaba: Govt must be decisive on economic transformation

2017-05-03 12:48

The SA government must show decisive leadership with regards to inclusive growth and economic transformation, says Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba.

What we should learn about fiscal sovereignty from Mozambique

2017-03-03 10:21

If Treasury heeds calls from some political circles to borrow more to fund projects like nuclear, we could kiss goodbye fiscal sovereignty. The Kremlin will be too happy to give us orders, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Tailwinds have become headwinds for retailers

2017-02-02 12:17

Most South African retailers have announced dismal earnings for 2016. The bad news is that they should prepare themselves for more of the same in the year ahead.

How SA is changing

2017-01-26 13:42

SA is a transformed society. Or is it? Research by Alternative Prosperity, commissioned by finweek, analysed numerous publicly available statistics to assess the progress that has been made since 1994.

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.

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