Speculation over tapering of monetary stimulus in the US takes its toll on the rand again.
The Nigerian-based Dangote Group will embark on a $16-billion expansion drive in over 18 countries over the next four years.
The gold mining company is seeking Wits Gold's operations to extend the life of its nearby Beatrix mine and unlock value.
Barclays Africa is giving its tellers iPads and offering mobile apps to try to win back market share from Capitec, Standard Bank and Nedbank.
Renewables projects have provided new jobs with higher salaries and brought new economic activity into the Northern Cape.
Amcu has received permission to strike at Lonmin over demands for a minimum basic wage of R12 500 per month for its members.
ArcelorMittal boss Nonkululeko Nyembezi-Heita will replace Humphrey Borkum in 2014, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange has said.
Enterprises ranging from retailers to mines and bank headquarters will close for the former president's funeral.
In the run-up to Nelson Mandela's memorial service, the luxury hotel has cancelled exisiting bookings in order to accomodate dignitaries.
As US budget negotiations keep markets on their toes, South Africa is set to eye October's mining and manufacturing reports and retail trade figures.
At a special council meeting, the City of Cape Town has approved an operating budget of R72-million for a contingency plan to Mandela's passing.
Travel agencies say top-tier hotels and rental cars in Johannesburg and Cape Town have been booked out as dignitaries prepare to enter the country.
In a move unprecedented in its 125-year history, the Johannesburg stock exchange stalled trading for five minutes on Friday in a tribute to Mandela.
Critics say that Sanral should have questioned the escalating costs of the highway project.
The JSE has halted trade for five minutes as business leaders mourn Madiba's passing and analysts dismiss SA-economy doomsayers.
Hospital insurance appeals to a segment of the market, research shows, and fills an important gap.
Hydro power and gas in nearby countries have brought about a shift in South Africa's schemes.
Adcock's largest shareholder is looking for an all-cash offer of up to R74 a share in the takeover being battled out between Bidvest and Chile's CFR.
Standard Bank is selling over R1-billion of Discovery shares for an unnamed client.
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