Ebrahim Patel

Mass store and job cuts at Massmart

Changed market conditions and an appalling economy has hit low end cash-and-carry outlets

Ahead of WEF, Mboweni will have to assure investors that the country does have power

The finance minister says despite the difficult fiscal environment, structural reforms are under way to put SA on a new growth path

State delays wheat cuts

Millers claim red tape is keeping import cost savings from being passed on to consumers

Private healthcare market inquiry cost R196m – Patel

Public hearings took place in 2016, and the commission received written reports and feedback from 175 stakeholders

Internet access has become a human right, data inquiry hears

Media Monitoring Africa suggested several solutions including free access to the internet at all government sites such as schools and libraries

Ramaphosa: Jobs Summit critics must eat their words

Ideas to tackle unemployment have been found and all that is left implementation, President Cyril Ramaphosa said

New leaders, same goals, new stimulus

The package has echoes of previous promises but ministers say that this time they will be kept

Gordhan: Stimulus plan all about implementation

President Ramaphosa on Friday announced a raft of measures in an effort to reignite growth, restore investor confidence and create jobs

Legal wrangle over Gupta-linked Shiva Uranium loan still ongoing — Patel

Earlier this year, Shiva Uranium was one of eight Gupta-owned companies that underwent business rescue processes

No more yellow cards for cartels

First-time offenders will be penalised and in some cases the holding companies will also be targeted

Government, business gather to unlock $100-billion investment for Ramaphosa new dawn

The meeting plans to map a way forward on how to help President Ramaphosa to unlock a billion dollar investment plan

China adds fuel to refinery ire

A Sinopec bid for Chevron SA has been approved, which could bring high-quality petrol and diesel

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State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Press Releases

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs