Business

Vodacom lawsuit would be last resort, partner says

Congolese Wireless Networks will follow through with a lawsuit against partner Vodacom if the South African company refuses to ease fee requirements.

SA business confidence down on recovery worries

South Africa's business confidence index fell in December on concerns that an economic recovery from a recession will be weak.

Egypt, Sudan firms sign accord on Cape-to-Cairo road

An Egyptian and a Sudanese company signed an agreement on Tuesday to build a key section of the Cape-to-Cairo highway.

Iceland leader rejects UK, Dutch compensation Bill

Iceland's president rejected a Bill to repay Britain and The Netherlands more than $5-billion their savers lost when Icelandic banks collapsed.

SA property sector faces ‘long, hard slog’

The outlook for property for 2010, while still mild, was far better than 2009, Alliance Group auctioneers said on Tuesday.

SA budget gap widens as revenue falls

SA's fiscal gap could widen after finance ministry figures showed government expenditure had soared while tax collections were lower.

Mining boom likely to spur Zambia’s growth

Zambia is likely to register economic growth exceeding 7% in 2010, spurred by a resurgence in mining and a boom in construction and agriculture.

Burj Dubai, the world’s tallest building, set to open

With fireworks and a crowd of 6 000, the rulers of Dubai will attempt to convince the world that their financial woes have been overstated.

Cosatu calls for dismissal of Sun International CEO

Cosatu in the North West on Thursday called for the dismissal of Sun International chief executive officer David Coutts-Trotter.

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Is your tertiary institution is accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.