Jo'burg born and bred, Lisa Steyn couldn’t imagine a more exciting time or place to be a journalist.When denied a spot to study graphic design, she wouldn’t have guessed it was really a stroke of luck. Steyn instead took up journalism as a fall-back option not expecting the course to lead to a career as a reporter. While at the University of Pretoria she also majored in English and Visual Communication and went on to acquire an honours in journalism from Wits University. She came on board the Mail & Guardian's business team at the end of 2011, but was already a familiar face at the publication after taking part in its internship programme in 2010.
Multinationals play such a large role in many nations' budgets that effective control is crucial.
South Africa has begun rethinking its immigration strategy as outrage over xenophobic attacks grows.
Trainees from "major role players" in the industry set to learn about nuclear power plant engineering, procurement, maintenance and other subjects
A court has ordered that draft recommendations on new credit fees must be completed by the end of April.
The Johannesburg stock exchange's performance is on a high despite a reduction in the amount of foreign investment.
China’s gold production booms in spite of a substantially lower demand for jewellery, bars and coins.
South Africa's treasury has withheld R2-billion from 60 municipalities that owe the electricity parastatal R9-billion.
The world's developing economies installed 60% of new wind energy capacity in 2014.
State organs are said to have failed to obey a court order to review credit charges within nine months.
Inflation is down and the currency has revived against the dollar, but a petrol price hike looms.