The Sunday Times

Media industry mourns the deaths of three veteran journalists

Herbert Mabuza, Zuluboy Molefe and Raymond Louw passed away within days of each other

Sunday Times stripped of journalism award for Cato Manor ‘death squad’ reporting

In 2011, the paper ran a front page story titled "Shoot to Kill" which was authored by Stephan Hoffstatter, Mzilikazi wa Africa and Rob Rose

Listen: I’m an underdog person says Survé

In conversation with Mail & Guardian editor Khadija Patel last week, Iqbal Survé insisted that everyone who is critical of him has been unfair.

WhatsApp limits forwarding function to fight misinformation

The messaging app announced an update to limit the number of times a user can forward a message after the network had been used to spread falsities

EFF, DA in Twitter spat over DA chief whip’s qualifications

The EFF's Floyd Shivambu and Mbuyiseni Ndlozi mocked the DA's John Steenhuisen after a media report revealed his highest qualification is matric

NOT the news. More damage expected in Sunday Times fake news fallout

Thus far two journalists involved in discredited stories published in the Sunday Times have exited the paper

Zondo commission to hear arguments on admission of electronic data

The commission’s legal team is expected to continue presenting its arguments on why the complete #GuptaLeaks emails should be admitted as evidence

Fired Sunday Times deputy editor of politics to approach the CCMA

Sunday Times editor Bongani Siqoko said on Wednesday that Joubert's employment was terminated on January 19.

The Gupta indictment sheet that was a DA “guideline”

The DA document was meant to serve as a means of direction to the Hawks and the NPA to investigate the Estina allegations

‘No free pass for women abusers’ – Dlamini demands apology from Sunday Times

Dlamini accused newspapers of relegating positive stories about women to pages three or five

Eskom lashes out at media, saying it is not broke

The Sunday Times published an article saying, according to financial statements it had seen, Eskom only had enough money to last approximately 90 days

Former ANN7 editor fears for safety

A former ANN7 employee says he fears for his life after turning down a severance package and was threatened by an alleged ANN7 bodyguard.

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Coronavirus: South Africa will evacuate citizens from Wuhan

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs