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Change for climate a risky business

South Africa must adapt rapidly if it is to mitigate the negative effects of the low-carbon transition

Gordhan’s plan to reassure credit ratings agencies, investors

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will hit the road with private sector representatives to meet credit ratings agencies and investors.

Downgrade? What ratings downgrade?

South Africa's macroeconomic policy and strong institutions reassure investors who know the risks, analysts say.

Buoyant JSE has a downside

Analysts have warned that global markets are out of step with price-to-earnings ratios.

Nic Borain: What I will tell investors in 2014

This is the least confident I have been that the ANC will do the right thing, writes political analyst Nic Borain.

Investors take JSE by the horns

The JSE continues to break records despite South Africa's economic woes and gloomy political headlines ahead of the ANC national conference.

Zuma’s plans to improve investor confidence

Steps will be taken to improve public and investor confidence in the economy it was agreed at a social dialogue meeting on the state of the economy.

Morocco pledges economic fair play after protests

Morocco's anti-trust body will be wholly independent before September to enforce transparency in the award of public procurements and licences.

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Court must declare Cape Town’s ‘inhuman’ demolitions, evictions illegal, says law centre

The city argues that it is not carrying out evictions, but is acting against land invasions

Back in time to meals on wheels

Cape Town’s oldest roadhouse is hoping to make a comeback during the coronavirus lockdown. Nostalgia is the biggest seller

People’s behaviour stoking Gauteng pandemic

The active case count of Gauteng surpasses that of whole countries. Workers at clinics report a ‘concerning’ relaxation of basic health protocols

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Full-time Johannesburg-based CEO required for HI HOPES

An entrepreneurial, business-minded, impact-driven individual is sought to lead the organisation as it looks to scale and grow

Balwin properties and Absa launch South Africa’s first green home loan

Balwin Properties’ Edge registration of over 16 000 units was a global first, covering more homes than any single property developer in the world to date

Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

SAICA makes ongoing efforts to encourage the professionalisation of financial offices in private and public sector organisations

Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

Cheque value bundles – real value

Most people do not pay much attention to what bank account they have and whether or not it is suited to their daily realities

Absa Rewards puts cash in your pocket

In addition to the cash benefits, you will receive special offers and exclusive deals from selected Absa Rewards partners

Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

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