Finance

​PPS reports solid operating performance despite tough market conditions

The financial services company was able to allocate R634.6-million to members’ unique profit-share accounts

Gigaba gives markets the jitters

His mini-budget speech promised a lush harvest, but analysts say a famine of ideas and a drought of solid assurances failed to convince investors

Silence in telling places speaks volumes

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s budget speech had some unsettling moments that had nothing to do with the financial realities facing the country

SA is combatting a ‘scourge’ of illicit financial flows

The president announced that more controls will be put in place to stop taxpayers from hiding their assets, to the tune of R965-billion, abroad.

Brics is not all it’s cracked up to be

Zuma and his cohorts appear to have little understanding of the true nature of the troubled grouping.

Gauteng’s good news amid tragedy

Finance MEC Barbara Creecy says it is not policy to save money by cutting back on health services

‘Guptas offered me Finance Minister position’ – Mcebisi Jonas

Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas has released a statement claiming that the Guptas offered him the position of Finance Minister.

The Brics give in to Western junkies’ fix

The alliance is in a co-dependent relationship with most malevolent forces of global finance.

Financing a concern for small business

Business owners rate obtaining finance as very difficult according to the latest survey results from Nedbank's Small Business Index™. Myth or fact?

Changing the face of Johannesburg

The city will spend R30-billion on capital projects over the next few years.
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Pravin Gordhan talks corruption

The M&G speaks to Minister Pravin Gordhan about government corruption and whether he thinks it could be eradicated.

‘No easy walk to wealth’: Dept warns against fraudsters

The department of finance has condemned the use of documents containing government logos being used to con people out of their hard-earned money.

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Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

Press Releases

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

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it