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As it stands, Eskom will cease to exist by April — DPE
As it stands, Eskom will cease to exist by April — DPE
On its current trajectory Eskom will “cease to exist” by April and is technically insolvent, the department of public enterprise’s...
RAF amendment bill could boost loss of support claim expenditure by 70%
RAF amendment bill could boost loss of support claim expenditure by 70%
The Road Accident Fund (RAF) is already in a shambles. But the proposed alternative, the Road Accident Benefit Scheme (Rabs) could make it worse,...
No end to Eskom bailout furore
No end to Eskom bailout furore
As the task team appointed by President Cyril Ramaphosa sweats over solutions for the seemingly intractable problem that is Eskom, the utility’s...
Eskom aims to shed its debt load
Eskom aims to shed its debt load
Economists say Eskom’s suggestion to shift a portion of its debt on to the government’s balance sheet would do little to solve the structural...
Municipalities' unpaid water bills increase to a whopping R13.1bn
Municipalities' unpaid water bills increase to a whopping R13.1bn
Municipalities that do not pay their water bills have run up a whopping R13.1-billion debt – an amount just R2-billion short of the entire annual...
SA footballers still haunted by black tax and lavish living
SA footballers still haunted by black tax and lavish living
Imagine waking up in your late 30s to a life with your prospects at a distinct minimum. You have no tertiary qualification, irrelevant work...
Africa's new debt crisis
Africa's new debt crisis
Ghana is usually seen in a positive light abroad. It's associated with a peaceful change of government, functioning democracy and a government that...
'Weak state entities a risk to SA's credit rating' — Moody's
'Weak state entities a risk to SA's credit rating' — Moody's
South Africa's credit rating would be downgraded if state owned enterprises (SOEs) raise government's debt burden, Moody's warned.
JSE cleans up after scandals
JSE cleans up after scandals
Several cases of corporate malfeasance and poor governance over the past few years, which have dented the JSE’s credibility as a regulator and...
Debt relief won’t be a quick fix
Debt relief won’t be a quick fix
Low-income and over-indebted consumers may soon have the right to have their debt written off. The Debt Relief Bill, formerly known as the National...
Treasury permits cash-strapped SABC to take on more debt
Treasury permits cash-strapped SABC to take on more debt
Treasury has allowed the cash-strapped SABC to take on more debt to ease its current financial woes, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has...
SABC debt close to R700m
SABC debt close to R700m
The SABC is currently close to R700-million in debt.