Carin Smith

A business journalist at Fin24.com.

Mboweni admits Ramos among those considered to head Eskom unbundling

Mboweni denies Ramos has been appointed to lead the process of unbundling Eskom, but tells SABC she is among those being considered for the position

Eskom CEO says unbundling the utility will make it sustainable

Phakamani Hadebe told delegates at the Mining Indaba 2019 that Eskom is just 'too big'

Eskom’s proposed tariff hikes risk making mining unsustainable — minerals council

The debt-laden power utility is asking for a 15% annual tariff hike for three years

Nersa to begin hearings on electricity tariffs

Over the course of three weeks, Nersa will hold hearings on what the debt-laden power utility

Ramaphosa: Laws, policies must open South Africa up to investors

Germany has more than 600 companies operating in South Africa, providing more than 100 000 jobs

Moyane still going to the ConCourt

The former Sars commissioner is continuing with his Constitutional Court application in which he disputes the lawfulness of the Nugent Commission

Nearly half of SA’s workforce has no retirement plan — survey

Fewer than 50% of the respondents were aware of how much money they could expect at retirement

Former Transnet board member fails to prove Gordhan was racist to dismiss him

Seth Radebe accused Gordhan of being racist when he decided to remove Radebe in May this year

Numsa heads to court to stop asset sale of Gupta-linked VR Laser

Numsa's urgent application is against VR Laser Services, the two business rescue practitioners and other respondents

Fuel prices set to increase again in August — AA

​South Africans can expect another increase in the price of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin in August says the AA

Grounded SA Express one step closer to taking off again

SA Express announced on Thursday the South African Civil Aviation Authority had reinstated its Aircraft Maintenance Organisation certification

Thai cave rescue: Boys lost 2kg but are in ‘good condition’

The boys and their coach are doing well mentally and physically, a health official said

Press Releases

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

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