Financial Results

Eskom board faces massive clean-up job

Although auditors have cautioned the new board on its financial health, the newly appointed board is positive that it can turn things around

Richemont earnings growth ebbs on Chinese market slowdown

Richemont's full year earnings have slowed in comparison with the last three years, as the Chinese government cracked down on spending by officials.

Shoprite looks for growth outside SA amid sluggish first-half profit

Shoprite says it does not expect any improvement on its first-half profit increased by 7.4%.

Nedbank profit beats expectations

Nedbank Group reported a full-year profit that was higher than expected as revenue increased and bad debt growth slowed down.

Barclays South Africa profit climbs 20% as credit impairments drop

The bank's net income has risen to R12-billion from R10-billion last year.

Barclays Bank of Kenya full-year profit declines on bad loans

In its full-year results, the Bank of Kenya said profit had declined by 13% on bad debt.

Sasol set to post strong earnings growth for 2014

Higher oil and chemical prices, favourable currency swings and the weaker rand will increase earnings, says Sasol.

Insurance group MMI profit increases 12% on policy sales

MMI Holdings, South Africa’s third-largest insurer, said fiscal full-year profit climbed 12% after selling more policies and integrating units.

Sasol’s full-year earnings increase by 25%

Sasol, the world’s biggest coal-to-gasoline producer, says full-year profit climbed 25% after production at its synfuels division increased.

Sanlam sees profits rise on emerging market expansion

Sanlam, the largest South Africa-based insurer, said first-half profit rose 36% after expanding in emerging markets and developing new products.

MTN sees 22% profit jump

MTN Group, Africa’s largest wireless operator, said first-half profit rose 22%, exceeding estimates, after subscriber numbers increased.

Attention: SABC deficit disorder

SABC spokesperson Kaizer Kganyago denied a R700-millon figure but said: "We are not prepared to engage further on this matter."


Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

‘Frustrated’ police resort to force

Regulation uncertainty leaves slap-happy police and soldiers to decide when people should or shouldn’t be allowed on the streets

Tension over who’s boss of courts

In a letter, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng questions whether Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has acted constitutionally

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories