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Another interest rate drop could be on cards - economist

Cape Town – The monetary policy committee of the South African Reserve Bank could lower the interest rate by a further 25 basis points next week, in …

Construction Industry

Save SA calls on corporate SA to cut ties with KPMG

<b>Update, Sept. 11, 2017, at 7:39 p.m.:</b> <i>This article has been updated to reflect KPMG's response.</i><p>Cape Town - The Save South Africa campaign on Monday …

KPMG

SA state has been trying to cover up huge land reform failures – report

According to a report in Afrikaans weekly Rapport, the new approach to the controversial project of land reform in South Africa has been failing, and …

Investment still in ‘recession’ – economists

Johannesburg – Despite exiting the technical recession South Africa’s investment levels remain depressed, leading economists have warned.<p>Over the …

Economics

Rand perks up as relieved investors return to riskier bets

The rand was a little stronger on Monday morning, taking its lead from world markets, which were broadly positive.<p>Investors appeared eager to dip …

Beyond the Gupta wedding: shining a light on KPMG's links with the family

Hauled over the coals: A view of Optimum Mine. KPMG played a role in the acquisition of the mine and Shiva Uranium mine and to an extent, it acted …

Capitec overtakes Nedbank, now SA's fourth-largest bank by value

The shares of Capitec rose 2% in Johannesburg on Thursday to close at R891.03, giving it a market capitalisation of R103bn and extending gains this …

Cyril Ramaphosa: State captured SA in dire need of ethical renewal

<i>JOHANNESBURG — Cyril Ramaphosa, whose bedroom affairs have been exposed lately, is seemingly not allowing an alleged smear campaign to get between</i> …

List of South Africa's Entrepreneur of the Year winners

Picture: Willem van der Merwe of Africa Biomass Company - the 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year.Picture: Tumi Phake of Zenzele Fitness Group.Picture: …

SA business confidence hits 32-year low

Johannesburg - Business confidence in South Africa has plummeted to its lowest level in more than 30 years as political uncertainty, unemployment and …

South Africa

Shareholder Primacy Destroys Innovation

Most would agree that the future of the American economy depends on creativity and innovation. You can’t consistently create new jobs without the ability to bring new ideas to market. Technology is where we’ve seen the greatest burst of new ventures over the past decades, where innovations in …

The Divergence Between Reality And FCC Media Ownership Regulations

The Internet revolution is changing our lives in terms of how we shop, where we work, how we bank, how we communicate and get local news, and where we receive music and video content. However, while there has been an explosion of local news and content sources online, the regulations that govern …

Listening To 'Happy' Music May Boost Creativity, Study Says

Most people know intuitively that music can be a good way to pump yourself up or get the creative juices flowing — and a new study brings some scientific evidence to the connection. It finds that people asked to listen to positive-sounding music had a measurable boost in creativity compared with …

Vodacom falls more than 7%

Vodacom fell more than 7% yesterday after the group reported that its parent company, Vodafone, had sold shares worth R14.8bn to institutional …

WATCH : Business Report TV

The latest Forex news is on hand to help you. Get the Rand to Dollar rate, Rand to Euro rate and the Rand to Pound rate now! We also have up to date …

Unions welcome deferred sugar tax

Labour federations have called on the National Treasury to revisit submissions and engage meaningfully on the contentious sugar tax now that its …

African Rainbow Minerals pays highest dividend to date

Cape Town - African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) - chaired by billionaire Patrice Motsepe - has increased headline earnings 204% to R3 196 million, its …

Cape Town

SA mining production increases, sales decrease

Cape Town - Mining production increased by 0.9% year-on-year in July 2017, Statistics SA said on Thursday.<p>The largest positive contributors were …

Land reform mirage: ANC govt fails to take property rights seriously

<i>JOHANNESBURG — Land reform is a hot political tool in Southern Africa and the likes of the ANC and EFF are well aware of this. Promises around</i> …

FNB’s Africa operations weigh down profits

Johannesburg – FNB’s results were mainly driven by the performance of its domestic operations, as operations in the rest of Africa saw profit before …

Spur sales top R7bn as consumer pressure tightens

Cape Town – Spur Corporation [JSE:SUR] grew restaurant sales from continuing operations by 4.2% to R7.2bn in the year to June 2017, as discretionary …

Saudi Arabia

Watch live: DA's motion to dissolve parliament is happening right now

After another motion of no confidence against Jacob Zuma failed, the Democratic Alliance opted for something a little different: a motion to dissolve …

Strong growth in BRICS countries' trade in 2017 - Maersk

© Reuters. Strong growth in BRICS countries' trade in 2017 - Maersk<p>COPENHAGEN, Sept 7 (Reuters) - Trade between the BRICS countries, Brazil, Russia, …

SA will host BRICS 2018

JOHHANESBURG - South Africa will host the 10th summit of the BRICS bloc, which groups Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, in 2018, South …

Food ATMs Could Be The Evolution Of Fast Food

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

13 Things to Do With Nutella Other Than Eating it From the Jar

13 Things to Do With Nutella Other Than Eating it Straight From the Jar<p>A scoop of Nutella is the key to a person's heart.<p>August 31, 2017<p>Nutella can …

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