Southern African Customs Union

SADC trade deal with EU criticised for not promoting regional economic development

Supporters of the pact say its programmes provide assistance that facilitate trade

No easy way out of Zim’s fiscal hole

‘The Crocodile’ will have to rethink policies and appoint competent people to woo investors back into the water

Diamonds aren’t Sacu’s best friend

Unfair revenue-sharing in the Southern African Customs Union is getting worse, writes Roman Grynberg.

Focus on the tricks of trade, hears SADC

Southern Africa has moved forward with regional economic integration, but challenges remain, say trade experts.

Customs union gives added economic clout

<b>Rob Davies</b> sets the record straight on the South African government's approach to the Southern Afri­can Customs Union.

New knife to cut Sacu pie

Last month Sacu had what newspapers in Gaborone called a “near-death experience” when members agreed to reject a consultant's report.

Southern Africa in tug-of-war over customs money

A tug-of-war over how to divide billions of dollars earned from customs duties in Southern Africa dominated a regional summit on Friday.

Regional wrangling mustn’t hamper SA growth

South Africa must use the meeting of the heads of state of the Southern African Customs Union countries, writes Mills Soko and Mzukisi Qobo.


Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it