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SA bonds subdued ahead of Budget speech

South African bonds were strengthened as the currency appreciated somewhat, but some analysts feel the bolstering is a temporary one.

November retail trade sales beat expectations

November retail trade was up by more than 4% from last year, Statistics South Africa has said.

Accelerate Property Fund announces plans to list on JSE

A newly-formed retail-focused property fund plans to list on the JSE.

Rand steady ahead of key data releases

Little changed from its overnight close against the major currencies‚ as the rand held steady in early trade on Tuesday.

SA Breweries not budging on 7% wage offer

As SA Breweries workers embark on a strike over wage negotiations, the company has stood by its 7% wage offer.

Petrol price to rise 93 cents

The energy department says the retail price of all grades of petrol will increase by 93 cents per litre next week.

Without revenue, Sanral faces ruin by October 2013

Rating agency Moody's says Sanral will buckle under its financial burdens after October next year if e-tolling doesn't start making money by then.

AngloGold joins hands with Eskom in energy saving campaign

AngloGold Ashanti has become the 49th business partner to join Eskom's energy efficiency drive, 49M.

Increased ATM withdrawals point to rise in consumer confidence

The average value of cash withdrawals across more than 1 500 ATMs throughout South Africa grew 6.77% year on year for June.

Politically connected BEE players losing status

A new study shows that BEE leaders who succeeded in through political clout rather than entrepreneurial initiative are no longer regarded as iconic.

Social grants weigh heavily on government coffers

The latest Statistics South Africa figures suggest social grants and a large public service are taking their toll on government coffers.

Davies: Switzerland ‘key partner’ for South Africa

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says Switzerland is the "key partner" for investment into South Africa.

Avusa chair, directors quit, CEO could follow

Avusa's chairperson and two directors have quit after alleged interference from shareholders, and the company's chief executive will soon follow.

Lies, all lies, says Malema

Julius Malema came out swinging on Monday, taking aim at the media after reports that his companies had been awarded more than 20 contracts.

Zuma vows 2010 will be ‘year of action’

President Jacob Zuma made a number of sweeping promises in his State of the Nation address on Thursday, and aims to improve service delivery.

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Zuma maintains his true colours at Zondo commission

The former president’s escapades at the commission of inquiry into state capture are a far cry from Nelson Mandela’s response when summonsed to testify in the high court

Gordhan tells Zondo how Moyane wanted to advance the objectives of state capture

The public enterprises minister is being cross-examined by Tom Moyane’s lawyers at the state capture inquiry, as both men seek to defend their reputations

Shadow of eviction looms over farm dwellers

In part two of a series on the lives of farm dwellers, Tshepiso Mabula ka Ndongeni finds a community haunted by the scourge of eviction

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Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!