US debt crisis moves to Senate, deadlock persists

A bitter divide remained in the US before Tuesday's deadline to raise the country's debt ceiling, to avoid a crippling default.

SA business confidence on the rise

Moody's Analytics believes that South Africa's economic recovery is durable and that business confidence is on an upward trajectory.

Ratings say SABMiller-Foster’s deal will benefit both

Global ratings firm Moody's believes that a successful SABMiller's acquisition bid of Australian brewer Foster's would benefit both companies.

Moody’s: Unemployment a threat to SA’s ratings

Unemployment, deep social challenges and capacity shortfalls could negatively affect the South African government's AAA rating, Moody's has warned.

Capitec’s outlook changed to positive from stable

Moody's Investors Service has changed to positive from stable the outlook for the long-term national-scale rating assigned to Capitec Bank.

Moody’s debt downgrade adds to Portugal’s woes

Moody's downgraded Portugal's credit rating on Tuesday, saying the debt-stressed country is struggling to generate growth and faces a tough battle.

‘Global recession tentacles are reaching SA’

The tentacles of the deepening global recession are reaching Africa's largest economy, which is at risk of slipping into recession in 2009.


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