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Saldanha gas terminal in financial doldrums

The IDC and the PIC extended loans to Sunrise, and now the company is struggling to repay them

Load-shedding dooms SA profits

From corner bakeries to mines, businesses bear the brunt of the power-cut pain, with alternative energy generation solutions mired in bureaucracy

Acting PIC CEO suspended for ‘interfering’ with commission

The state asset manager did not divulge the nature or extent of the alleged interference Matshepo More is alleged to have caused

Nersa increase places 90 000 mining jobs at risk

Initially, when Eskom made its tariff application, it was estimated it would cause 150 000 job losses while hastening the demise of the gold sector

Slice of life: Ke Mohlalefi, nna

'At family gatherings my uncles would say our clan name with so much pride'

Mpati commission queries PIC finder’s payment

Questions about the $1.7-million finders fee arose during the executive assistant to the PIC chief executive Wellington Masekesa’s testimony

Inflation outlook remains on target

Figures released by Statistics South Africa showed that CPI increased, mainly because of the increased cost of transport and insurance.

​Holomisa: BEE not worth risking state worker pensions

The UDM leader says the Mpati commission should proactively investigate the PIC’s unlisted investments

PIC given more time to recoup R4.3-bn Ayo investment

The CIPC has agreed on an extension of the time limit of that notice from 15 days to 60 days

Sagarmatha listing push linked to Survé’s ego, PIC commission hears

Attempts to have the PIC invest in the company were allegedly a means to protect the controversial media owner’s feelings

Former PIC officials implicated in VBS heist banned from financial services sector

Paul Magula and Ernest Nesane both sat on the board of VBS to guard the PIC’s interests

Ports body bungles gas deal

The Transnet National Ports Authority’s failure to act in Saldanha Bay could saddle it with costs

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Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

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