The economic development minister says government is seeking a restitution package from colluding construction firms following a R1.5-billion fine.
Unrest in Ukraine and the Middle East has seen gold rebound 9.4% this year while the Fed warns benchmark rates could rise sooner than expected.
The finance minister said government is committed to lowering the budget deficit but a sluggish economic growth outlook will present a challenge.
The IMF will update its global economic outlook this week, while investors look at a rates decision in Nigeria and inflation numbers in South Africa.
Anglo American Platinum, may sell some mines after profits for the first half of the year fell 88%, following a five-month strike.
The chemical firm's appeal against a Competition Tribunal decision could be the catalyst for government to wield the big stick over pricing.
The national energy regulator says consumers will be considered when it reviews Eskom's proposal for another electricity price hike.
Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus announced an interest rate hike on Thursday, while highlighting strike action and excessive salaries and bonuses.
The headquarters of the bloc’s new bank will be in China, but South Africa will host the institution’s main centre for its affairs on the continent.
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