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Editorial: Real people win if cartels are cracked

Beyond the language of price-fixing and collusion, this type of behaviour by bankers amounts to taking food off the tables of South Africans.

Sands to shift on JSE’s monopoly

Investors are set to win all the way as the local bourse prepares to face trading competition.

We pick the first winner of the #MGSelfie competition

Meet #MGSelfie of the week winner, Mark D Young (@markdyoungsa) on Twitter, who won a six-month digital subscription to the M&G.

Battle of the banks benefits customers

The battle by SA banks for the hearts and wallets of the consumer remains a priority, as financial institutions work to increase their reach.

Winning missive on health centre’s role

We have a winner from last week's letter competition.

No respite for wounded Telkom

There might be worse to come and Telkom's competitors could force it into a deal, writes Lloyd Gedye.

The Walmart pledge

The retailer is famous for reducing inflation by 1% through efficiencies in the markets. Why isn't government rolling out the red carpet?

Cartel country

The idea of criminalising anti-competitive behaviour and hitting the colluders is an attractive one.

Tiger in the dock

During a consent order hearing at the Competition Tribunal last week the Department of Health announced that it had launched an audit to determine how much it had been overcharged by the drug companies involved in the cartel.

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Ramaphosa issues instruction on Western Cape Covid-19 numbers

President Cyril Ramaphosa has issued an instruction to the Western Cape government to recruit more staff to stem the Covid-19 tide

Capture claims plague new private-security bargaining council

Unhappy members of the National Bargaining Council for the Private Security Sector say corporate governance standards are being flouted

A lifeline for the homeless people in eThekwini

eThekwini plans to retain permanent and safe open spaces for people with nowhere to sleep

Press Releases

Automotive Industry and Covid-19

Many rental fleets are no longer operational and their usually well-maintained cars are entering the market in big numbers

The fourth industrial revolution: It works for UJ

Huge advances in technology make training and the application of medical knowledge better, faster and more widely accessible

PPS Webinar 4: Asset Protection in Times of Uncertainty

The Covid-19 crisis means people are spending more time at home, so they expect different packages from their insurance companies

International Partnerships are key for Africa during Covid-19

Perhaps this pandemic is the jolt that we needed to strengthen intra-country collaboration and revive international friendships

Auditor-General of South Africa seeks request for information

Suitably qualified and experienced vendors are sought to supply tools to assist in the support of financial statement audits

Former bursary student hits a six and lands top job at WPCA

Thuthuka Bursary recipient Tennyson Botes decided to make a difference in his community — and he's doing exactly that

SANRAL to professionalise its finance division with world-class professional accounting designations

'It is about how I can get my staff to acquire more skills and sharpen those skills that they already have,' says SANRAL CFO Inge Mulder

Empowering his people to unleash their potential

'Being registered as an AGA(SA) means you are capable of engineering an idea and turning it into money,' says Raymond Mayekisa

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