Lloyd Gedye is the Mail & Guardian's business and arts reporter.
The troubling themes of treachery, deception and duplicity lie at the dark heart of many recent books by South African authors.
Government is allowing the construction firms that colluded on mega-state projects to get off lightly, writes Lloyd Gedye.
The state hopes to end the bleeding of government funds and fight corruption by establishing a central list of vetted suppliers.
Many legal practitioners argue that just a month to comment on the 68 submissions is not adequate
Critics warn the law will be struck down, but its defenders say lawyers fear being sidelined
The financial health of the country’s parastatals is so important that the budget review document has a new chapter dedicated to it.
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene described the increase in the road accident fund fuel levy as “substantial”.
The construction of an R19-billion new railway link to Swaziland is in the concept stage.
MTN could outsource management of its retail stores and field staff, with an industry insider suggesting a deal with Brightstar is on the cards.
Rivals say the taxi service is using illicit loopholes to dodge paying tax and other regulations.