State delays wheat cuts

Millers claim red tape is keeping import cost savings from being passed on to consumers

You too can win on the JSE

Low fees are attracting investors to a range of listed exchange-traded products

Sorghum making a rebound in Europe thanks to climate change

Sorghum, which is in the same family as millet, is the world's fifth-most important cereal crop

When duty calls the state must separate the wheat from the chaff

In calculating the risk involved in crop planting, farmers need a predictable trade policy that will be implemented.

SA wheat prices at highest since 2008 amid Ukraine tension

Escalting tensions in Ukraine are causing cereal supply disruptions to South Africa and pushing up food prices.

South African wheat futures reach 13-month high

As the rand has weakened, imports of wheat have become more expensive and prices in the US have risen.

Maize futures slide to lowest in a month as rand climbs

Maize futures has fallen to a one-month low as the strengthening of the rand made imports more affordable.

SA wheat hits 6-week low as US crop condition improves

Signs of a potentially improved global wheat supply see local prices drop.

Report claims Africa could meet its own wheat needs

According to a scientific study, Africa is capable of satisfying its wheat demand, relying less on imports, if it increased production of the crop.


South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid-era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

Press Releases

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

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

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

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.