Latest articles on Oakbay Resources And Energy

IDC loan of R60m ‘gone in one year’

The development finance entity says it wasn’t aware of a beneficiary’s connection to a minister

Heads in the sand over Gupta listing

Even those closely involved in Oakbay’s listing are insisting they were never responsible for its oversight

Will Oakbay find a JSE sponsor?

Nearly two weeks after the first "Gupta leaks", those who invested in the family are starting to feel the direct repercussions of the saga.

Revisionist accounting to the rescue for Gupta-owned Oakbay

At a tricky time for the Gupta family, a tweaking of numbers does make it seem that an asset up for sale is not doing all that badly.

Gupta-owned Oakbay delivers (somewhat plagiarised) annual report in the nick of time

The Gupta company’s annual report squeaked in just on time, but chunks seem to have been nicked.

Cosatu slams banks for shunning Gupta family businesses

Cosatu has lambasted businesses that have cut ties with the Gupta family's Oakbay company, saying it would affect innocent workers as a result.

Guptas, Duduzane Zuma step down from Oakbay

The Gupta family and Duduzane Zuma released statements on Friday announcing that they had stepped down from all Oakbay companies.

Gupta director joined Eskom board within three months

As allegations of 'state capture' continue, it was revealed on Tuesday that an Eskom board member also serves a Gupta-owned company's board.

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The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

Durban city manager says NPA erred in his bail conditions

The corruption-fraught metro is coming to grips with having a municipal manager who is on bail for graft, yet has returned to work

SA justice delays extradition of paedophile to UK

Efforts to bring Lee Nigel Tucker to justice have spanned 16 years and his alleged victims have waited for 30 years

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Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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