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Lynley Donnelly  

Lynley Donnelly  

    Competition body to flex new muscles
    Competition body to flex new muscles
    NEWS ANALYSIS
    Net1’s tentacles everywhere
    Net1’s tentacles everywhere
    This is the story of Aletta Bezuidenhout.
    SA hits a century of good returns
    SA hits a century of good returns
    Through world wars, economic depression, apartheid sanctions and global financial crises, the South African equities market has offered investors...
    How ConCourt could save Sassa
    How ConCourt could save Sassa
    ANALYSIS
    Little relief to offset bracket creep
    Little relief to offset bracket creep
    Apart from a few welcome glimmers of relief, the 2017 budget did not offer the average citizen much joy.
    Sugar tax only for the sweetest
    Sugar tax only for the sweetest
    Your sweetened soft drink is going to cost you more after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s budget speech.
    Tainted Molefe fits Zuma's needs
    Tainted Molefe fits Zuma's needs
    If you are a deeply compromised leader who needs an inside man at a critical government institution, Brian Molefe is arguably not a bad choice....
    Budget wrap: Gordhan ups social spending and squeezes the rich
    Budget wrap: Gordhan ups social spending and squeezes the rich
    Despite trying circumstances, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announced on Wednesday that the budget introduces new tax...
    Banks bust: ‘Price-rigging’ fine would be enough to wipe out SA's budget deficit
    Banks bust: ‘Price-rigging’ fine would be enough to wipe out SA's budget deficit
    If South Africa’s Competition Commission were to succeed in its price-fixing case against some of the world’s biggest banks, it would be enough...
    Eskom board in the firing line
    Eskom board in the firing line
    The revelation of a report by the law firm Dentons into the problems at Eskom in recent years has raised serious questions about the entity’s...
    Can Eskom woo the big spenders?
    Can Eskom woo the big spenders?
    ANALYSISRemember the bad old days when the power supply was so tight that the mines were asked to halt production?
    ​Airbnb shakes up the rental space
    ​Airbnb shakes up the rental space
    I know a guy. Let’s call him Joe. He owns a small bachelor flat in Cape Town. His tenant’s lease is up in a few months’ time and he is...