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Despite M&A uptick, many investors still on the fence
Despite M&A uptick, many investors still on the fence
While merger and acquisition (M&A) activity targeting African countries increased by 74.1% compared to the US$-3.1billion announced in the second...
Seeds of next global financial crisis being sown, top officials warn
Seeds of next global financial crisis being sown, top officials warn
Rising US interest rates, tanking emerging market currencies and a bitter US-China trade spat could push the world towards its next financial...
Move over, here comes Tito
Move over, here comes Tito
Intelligent, independent and arrogant. These are some of the words used in the corridors of power to describe the new finance minister, Tito...
China gifts SA with R370bn
China gifts SA with R370bn
President Cyril Ramaphosa has secured nearly R370-billion in financing from the Chinese government towards an economic stimulus package.
'We can turn SA's economic situation around' —Mabuza
'We can turn SA's economic situation around' —Mabuza
Deputy President David Mabuza told MPs in the National Assembly on Wednesday that South Africa was on the cusp of recovering from the economic...
Nene: Recession a risk for tax revenues
Nene: Recession a risk for tax revenues
South Africa's technical recession poses a risk to 2018's tax revenues, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene told a tax indaba on Monday.
‘The DA can grow the economy and create jobs’ – Maimane
‘The DA can grow the economy and create jobs’ – Maimane
The ANC has failed in its response to the announcement of the technical recession and now is not the time for confusion, it is time for a decisive...
Bleeding SA turns to Ramaphosa
Bleeding SA turns to Ramaphosa
The government has not been sitting on its hands since the announcement on Tuesday that the country is in a technical recession, the treasury’s...
Bloodied economy’s future is grim
Bloodied economy’s future is grim
The economy shrank for a second consecutive quarter, Statistics South Africa announced this week, dashing hopes that the country could dodge this...
Details of stimulus package on the way — Mokonyane
Details of stimulus package on the way — Mokonyane
Cabinet's interventions aimed at resolving South Africa's latest recession will begin to take shape after the upcoming investment and job summits,...
Vincent Smith steps down from duties to allow probe over alleged payments
Vincent Smith steps down from duties to allow probe over alleged payments
SA will struggle to register barely positive growth for 2018. That is the reality facing President Ramaphosa, six months after he was swept to...

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