G20 Summit

Brics nations to create a $100bn pool of reserves

Currency reserves are hoped to guard against financial shocks, while China has committed to contributing the "lion's share".

Lagarde takes eurozone rescue talks to Russia

IMF chief Christine Lagarde will be taking her European rescue talks to Russia in her first official foreign trip, before visiting China and Japan.

Zuma: Help curb global effects on poor countries

President Jacob Zuma says all G20 countries should help curb the negative effects of the global financial crisis on poor and developing countries.

G20 Protesters take to French Riviera

Hundreds of anti-capitalists have poured into the French city of Nice for a march to protest corporate greed ahead of the Group of 20 summit.

IMF not seeking more funds from Gulf states

The IMF is not seeking more funds from Gulf Arab oil exporters to bolster its resources and the region faces no major danger from the eurozone crisis.

Zuma’s trade card

If the continent opens up he could emerge as Africa's champion.

Seoul recovery an inspiration for G20

The G20 summit has symbolic importance because for the first time the world's new top table has met outside countries of the G7.

Zuma urges G20 leaders to avoid currency war

Leaders of G20 nations must put the interests of the global economy ahead of their national economies, President Jacob Zuma said in Seoul on Thursday.

Cameron urges China to work closely with G20

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday urged China to work closely with the G20 and introduce greater political freedoms.

Toronto’s message: End the charade

Canadian police are a confusing bunch. With Toronto locked down for the G20 summit, several have been cycling around the deserted streets on bikes.

Police clash with G20 protesters for second day

Toronto police clashed with protesters for a second straight day on Sunday, in the downtown core near the just-finished G20 summit of world leaders.

G20 march turns violent

Masked protesters rioted across downtown Toronto on Saturday, setting police cars ablaze and smashing store windows in opposition to the G20 summit.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

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

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

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