Us Sanctions

France’s Total has officially left Iran

​French energy giant Total has officially quit its multi-billion-dollar gas project in Iran, says Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh

Watchdog calls on US to lift Zimbabwe diamond sanctions

The 81 countries taking part in the Kimberley Process have called on the US to follow the EU's lead and lift sanctions on Zimbabwean mines.

US to lift Zimbabwe sanctions only after ‘peaceful reforms’

After the SADC's call for a lifting of sanctions on Zimbabwe's re-elected president, it conceded to do so after political reforms in the country.

US charges two men with illegally lobbying for Mugabe

Two US men have been charged with illegally lobbying to have sanctions lifted against Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe.

Local oil companies brace for US-sanctions fallout

United States sanctions on Iranian oil exports set to impact local refiners.

Zimbabwe Attorney General slapped with US sanctions

The US imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe's Attorney General for his alleged role in undermining the crisis-ridden African nation's democracy.

New Korea sanctions ‘violation’of UN statement

New sanctions against North Korea will violate a UN statement issued after the sinking of a South Korean warship, Pyongyang said on Thursday.


R80-million: The cost of evacuating South Africans from Wuhan in China

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

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

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences