Foschini

High court ruling could unleash flood of new credit applications

TransUnion CEO Lee Naik stressed the ruling does not scrap the entire National Credit Act regulation, which makes provision for responsible lending

Credit ruling gets mixed reaction

Both those for it and against it want responsible lending but are at odds over how it should be done

France’s largest bank BNP Paribas to buy South African credit provider

BNP Paribas has begun to negotiate the purchase of RCS Investment Holdings, a consumer credit provider owned by Standard Bank and Foschini.

Mr Price leads clothing retailers lower as sales lag inflation

While store sales increased 10.5% in the final quarter of 2013, it could not match the rise in costs the company said.

Cherrie-picking cultural values

Dropping Stoned Cherrie because even black people think they're "too black"? That's almost as funny as trying to lecture Zapiro on respect.

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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

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

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