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Your guide to surviving 2019

Here’s our round-up of the outlook for electricity, taxes, fuel, wages and the economy

OPEC meets as Trump calls for oil taps to be kept on

​OPEC members and other oil-producing countries gather in Vienna on Thursday to discuss cutting output to prop up prices

Qatar to quit Saudi-dominated OPEC in 2019

The decision was 'technical and strategic' and had 'nothing to do with the 'blockade', says Energy Minister Saad al-Kaabi

Business interruption due to a breach is top cyber risk concern: Aon Global Cyber Benchmarking Report

The petrol price could drop by about R1.50 a litre, if not more, in December

Europe’s energy giants reap benefits of oil price surge

Rising oil prices can push up inflation, but first, they translate into rising revenues and profits for energy majors and producer nations

Saudi tensions could increase SA fuel prices

A rapid price hike will result in South Africans paying more for food and transport.

Oil futures slump as Opec keeps pumping

Oil's recovery from a six-year low has slowed amid speculation that global production will expand as prices rebound, prolonging a surplus.

Mid-East oil urge surges as US shale pales

Opec crude oil output has risen to its highest level in almost four years but the US shale boom is showing signs of slowing.

Sasol takes stock of oil price crash

The energy firm's largest investment in the United States is likely to be in jeopardy if the current conditions prevail.

Opec creates global shock waves

The oil cartel believed it could help production. Instead, it ended up hurting itself, energy stocks, commodities and other economies.

Indonesian fuel hike under certain conditions

Indonesia's parliament voted on Saturday to give the government authority to raise subsidised fuel prices under certain conditions.

Oil price on a high

Oil price soars as Iran, Opec's second-highest producer, halts exports to British and French companies.

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Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income