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What 10 years post-2008 tell us
What 10 years post-2008 tell us
In the decade since the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the start of the global financial crisis, the world economy has registered stronger growth...
'We can turn SA's economic situation around' —Mabuza
'We can turn SA's economic situation around' —Mabuza
Deputy President David Mabuza told MPs in the National Assembly on Wednesday that South Africa was on the cusp of recovering from the economic...
[Video]The president needs to provide a turnaround strategy now
[Video]The president needs to provide a turnaround strategy now
Our politics editor Matuma Letsoalo elaborates on a story he wrote about what could be holding SA back economically and what needs to be done
‘The DA can grow the economy and create jobs’ – Maimane
‘The DA can grow the economy and create jobs’ – Maimane
The ANC has failed in its response to the announcement of the technical recession and now is not the time for confusion, it is time for a decisive...
Zimbabwe president names new finance minister to revive economy
Zimbabwe president names new finance minister to revive economy
Zimbabwe's newly-inaugurated President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday named respected economist Mthuli Ncube as finance minister to revive the...
Literacy and skills are the power for good
Literacy and skills are the power for good
Often referred to as a silent disability, low levels of literacy hinder personal growth and limit opportunities. It perpetuates poverty and...
Investment barriers are problem No 1
Investment barriers are problem No 1
Foreign direct investment (FDI), which generally refers to an investment by a firm or an individual in a business in another country, is vital for...
Details of stimulus package on the way — Mokonyane
Details of stimulus package on the way — Mokonyane
Cabinet's interventions aimed at resolving South Africa's latest recession will begin to take shape after the upcoming investment and job summits,...
SA’s economy dips into recession dashing economists hopes
SA’s economy dips into recession dashing economists hopes
The South African economy is in a recession for the first time since 2009, Statistics SA announced on Tuesday.
Government, business gather to unlock $100-billion investment for Ramaphosa new dawn
Government, business gather to unlock $100-billion investment for Ramaphosa new dawn
The World Economic Forum (WEF) and South African stakeholders are hosting a meeting in Johannesburg with various stakeholders and businesses,...
Women's unpaid work must be included in GDP calculations: Lessons from history
Women's unpaid work must be included in GDP calculations: Lessons from history
It’s been nearly 80 years since British economists James Meade and Richard Stone devised a method of national income accounting that would
Saving is key to a healthy economy
Saving is key to a healthy economy
A recession is a very difficult period for any nation.

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