As the alleged wrongdoing at Bishops Diocesan College shows, equating wealth with virtue is a bad idea, writes Helena Wasserman.
Sprinkles early. Morning clouds. Mild.
This has been an important part of finance minister Tito Mboweni's growth plan.
The World Bank believes by 2030, nearly everyone living in extreme poverty will be in sub-Saharan Africa. Here's how to change that, says Noah Smith.
The UK aims to become the top foreign investor in Africa by 2022, Prime Minister Theresa May will say in Cape Town as she seeks to strengthen Britain’s global economic ties to show it’s open for business after Brexit.
After nearly three months of unabated selling, foreign investors are making a cautious return to South Africa’s bond market.
The 10th Brics Summit, to be held in Johannesburg this week, will not be a mere talkshop, according to South Africa’s Brics ambassador, Anil Sooklal.
SA scored well for its sophisticated market and business sector. But the research also found room for improvement: low foreign direct investment, too many pupils per teacher at schools, and low enrollment rates at tertiary institutions.
The first locally put-together bakkie rolled off a new assembly line near the King Shaka International Airport this week.
Economist Trudi Makhaya, a Rhodes scholar, consultant and the CEO of Makhaya Advisory, will oversee the work of the four special envoys on investment tasked with selling SA Inc to investors.
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is in London together with labour and business as part of a three-leg international roadshow to woo investors and ratings agencies.
SA occupies the worst position in two worlds, with both cronyism and corruption and policy paralysis adding to the toxic mess the country finds itself in, writes Daniel Silke.
Brewing a quarter more beer at its Sedibeng brewery will end up costing Dutch company Heineken and its Namibian partner R1 billion. Given its prospects in South Africa and surrounds, it says, that is a safe bet.
South Africa managed to reverse a negative trend, while the rest of the world saw weaker investments.
ANC Treasurer-General Paul Mashatile has invited private investors to take up equity stakes in state-owned companies, as leaders of the Brics grouping of emerging economies meet in Johannesburg.
The UAE ambassador says his country is already in talks with SAA and Eskom, and has pledged $10 billion.
The president has given ministers in the economic cluster a two-week deadline to come up with measures to ease the burden of high fuel prices and the VAT hike on already struggling consumers.
Foreign investors’ holdings of South African bonds have dropped to the lowest level in over a year following a record sell-off since the beginning of May, and a senior Treasury official says there could be worse to come.
Executives from three hundred of Japan’s top companies landed in South Africa two weeks ago in an effort to explore investment opportunities here and, ultimately, in the rest of the continent.
The ANC has yet to provide clarification regarding its intention to expropriate land without compensation. Analysts warn that it will only be a matter of time until foreign investors are spooked.
African markets are becoming ever more sophisticated. Therefore, while business opportunities abound, companies seeking to invest in the continent should guard against ‘frontier mentality’.
Although China is Africa’s largest infrastructure financier with 40% year growth in foreign direct investment, the country’s involvement is not without challenges, says McKinsey Africa.
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