Students angry over NSFAS funding take protest to Durban streets

2018-02-08 21:49

Hundreds of aggrieved University of South Africa students in KwaZulu-Natal have taken to the streets to protest against ongoing problems with funding and registration.

Ramaphosa talks tough

2017-12-03 06:25

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says President Jacob Zuma’s fiscal committee is undermining Treasury and he is opposed to any IMF loan for Eskom.

Treasury rocked as budget chief quits

2017-11-13 09:36

National Treasury has been rocked by the resignation of its long-time budget head, Michael Sachs.

Life in SA according to the OECD

2017-07-30 06:00

From student funding to trade deals, the economic organisation has a few suggestions for the country.

Schroders: UK regulator adds pressure for lower fees, praises SA-managed disruptor Fundhouse

2016-11-27 15:35

A director from a UK financial institution discusses the latest UK regulator's report into the asset management sector, which is being pressurised to further cut its fees.

WATCH: Fury as police fire rubber bullets at Rhodes students

The Oppidan Press footage shows a tense stand-off between police and students.

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UCT Associate Professor explains why he called protesters 'f***ing c**ts'

A UCT Associate Professor of commerce was caught on camera calling protesting students "f***ing c**ts" - he explains why.

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Anger as Beijing hike subway, bus fares

2014-11-27 09:51

Beijing is set to raise subway and bus fares in December in a drive to reduce price subsidies and curb congestion on the public transport system, says state media.

Old and impoverished

2014-08-06 17:05

Government and the financial services industry can boost household savings for retirement and encourage retirement industry reform, says an expert.

Reader: W Cape fees a disgrace

2013-02-19 20:00

Reader COLIN BUBB says the proposed vehicle licence fee increase for the Western Cape "is a disgrace".


UCT announces 8% fee increase for 2018

2017-12-22 16:46

The University of Cape Town has announced an 8% fee increase for the 2018 academic year, adding that students coming from households with incomes below R600 000 per year will largely be protected.

Zuma wants education fees plan to be phased in to protect fiscus – Treasury

2017-11-25 12:00

President Jacob Zuma has directed those working on a plan to provide free university education to ensure it is implemented in a fiscally sustainable manner, National Treasury has said.

No, the ETF owners are not ripping you off

2017-08-03 11:17

It seems that many holders of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) do not fully understand the fees that are deducted from dividends.

How paying 2% more can cost you more than 40%

2017-07-25 19:40

Most retirement products cost around 3% in fees and paying it can mean you’ll retire with 40% less money, according to 10X Investments CEO Steven Nathan.

No fees to cost fiscus R250bn over three years

2016-10-25 20:01

The Parliamentary Budget Office estimates fee-free education at universities would cost the fiscus around R250bn over a three-year period.

WATCH: Hundreds join mass meeting over fees at UCT

Hundreds of students met at Jamieson (or, Marikana) Hall on Monday afternoon.

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Ramaphosa calls for varsity tuition regulation

2015-10-15 12:19

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for university tuition fees to be regulated, because the costs of higher education were escalating far quicker than inflation.

Gaining control of annuity savings

2014-09-18 12:17

A Fin24 user wants to avoid high fees and try to gain control of his retirement products as soon as possible.

New fee structure for retailers coming

2014-03-24 15:16

A new fee structure for transaction fees retailers pay their acquiring banks is apparently on its way.

Doctors' body denies fee abuses

2011-06-13 11:53

The SA Medical Association has refuted a newspaper report claiming it approached the Competition Commission over high fees charged by specialists.

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