• BEE winners and losers

    Creating real change and real jobs requires a new ideology, says Gerhard Papenfus.

  • Governance matters

    Addressing risk well and timeously can be a source of growth, says Ian Mann.

  • Road to riches

    Taxpayers keep funding structures with big plans but who knows what efficacy, says Mandi Smallhorne.

Loading...
See More
Economy

DA challenges Eskom 25.3% tariff hike request

Apr 01 2015 08:22

The DA is set to deliver a memorandum to Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown to protest Eskom’s request to double its tariff hike to 25.3%.

Currencies

Rand firms, local data caps gains

Apr 01 2015 09:33

The rand has firmed close to half a percent against the dollar as the US currency floundered, dragged lower by worries over a nuclear deal with Iran.

Tech

Microsoft unveils cheaper Surface 3 tablet

Apr 01 2015 07:43

Microsoft has unveiled a low-cost version of its Surface tablet computer, cutting the screen size of the device which starts at $499.

Mining

Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland bags R28.2m in 2014

Apr 01 2015 07:30

Gold Fields, which is set to start biennial wage talks with workers next month, gave its directors and top executives a 21% pay increase in 2014.

Tech

SAA halts SA Post Office's global service

Apr 01 2015 06:52

South African Airways has ceased to carry mail to and from overseas postal services until the SA Post Office pays its bills.

Economy

Petrol stations run out as motorists rush to fill up

Apr 01 2015 01:01

Several petrol stations have run out of fuel as motorists rushed to fill up ahead of the huge price hike that took effect from midnight on Tuesday evening.

Partner Content

WATCH: Gold has been discovered in the unlikeliest of places

Mar 31 2015 23:58

How far will you take your quest for gold? Watch these two guys!

Economy

Business chamber expresses hope over Eskom

Mar 31 2015 21:25

The SA Chamber of Commerce says it hopes the rapid replacement of the Eskom chair is a sign the government is concerned about the country's energy situation.

 

In other news

European shares fall early, eurozone PMIs eyed

22 minutes ago

European shares have dropped in early trading, starting the new quarter on a negative note after poor macro data from China.

Transport strike brings Argentina to a standstill

45 minutes ago

A transport strike to demand an increase in the income tax floor has brought major portions of Argentina to a standstill.

EU introduces labels on origin of meat

Apr 01 2015 08:45

The EU will introduce labels showing the origins of pre-packed meat other than beef, but critics has sought even tougher rules in the wake of the horsemeat scandal.

Asian markets slip, Shanghai up on China data

Apr 01 2015 07:57

Asian markets have retreated following losses on Wall Street, with Tokyo also hurt by a disappointing reading of Japanese business confidence.

US stocks drop on final day of first quarter

Apr 01 2015 07:57

Wall Street stocks have tumbled, snapping a two-day winning streak to close the first quarter on a sour note as volatility in equity markets stays high.

Oil dips on Iran sanction hopes

Apr 01 2015 07:44

Oil prices have dipped in Asia after Russia and Iran's foreign ministers claimed a breakthrough in talks over Tehran's controversial nuclear programme.

Yoox agrees to buy Richemont's Net-a-Porter

Mar 31 2015 19:21

Italian online fashion retailer Yoox has agreed to buy Net-a-Porter, its upmarket rival, in an all-share deal that creates an industry leader in the booming online luxury market.

German farmers not cowed by end of EU milk quotas

Mar 31 2015 18:38

Dairy farmers in Germany are happy to see the back of the production limits that have prevented them from exploiting the export opportunities offered by middle class.

Analysis & Opinion

Economy

Defamation damage control

The best way to disarm your accusers is by telling the truth, says Solly...

Opinion

BEE winners and losers

Creating real change and real jobs requires a new ideology, says Gerhard...

Opinion and Analysis

Grappling with governance

Addressing risk well and timeously can be a source of growth, says Ian...

  • Winners
  • Losers
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
ITE Italtile LimitedR12.35R1.109.78%
MTN Mtn Group LimitedR208.97R3.971.94%
BAW Barloworld LimitedR93.81R1.011.09%
CPI Capitec Bank Holdings Lim...R530.00R4.990.95%
NHM Northam Platinum LimitedR46.49R0.380.82%
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
LosersPriceChange% Change
ILV Illovo Sugar LimitedR22.40R-1.38-5.80%
GFI Gold Fields LimitedR49.48R-1.84-3.59%
ANG Anglogold Ashanti LimitedR112.75R-3.94-3.38%
KIO Kumba Iron Ore LimitedR151.99R-4.01-2.57%
PWK Pick N Pay Holdings Limit...R20.99R-0.51-2.37%
All JSE data is delayed by at least 15 minutes and provided by McGregor BFA

Inside Fin24.com

 
Tech

Why Eskom should do a Telkom

31 minutes ago

The state-owned power utility needs to get more private sector involvement in order to deal with the problems it is facing, says an expert.

 

Company Snapshot

 

This is the most expensive burger in the world!

You won't believe how much someone was prepared to pay for this burger!

 
 

Luxury living

Exclusive food items that WILL break the bank
Top 10 most expensive homes in the world
You can permanently live on a ship and sail the world!
These are the richest people on the planet!

We're talking about:

SMALL BUSINESS

Johannesburg has been selected to host the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in 2017. "[The congress] will ensure that small business development remains firmly on the national agenda and the radar screen of all stakeholders, the Small Business Development minister said.
 

Money Clinic

Money Clinic
Do you have a question about your finances? We'll get an expert opinion.
Click here...

Voting Booth

How will you manage Vodacom’s price hike for contracts?

Previous results · Suggest a vote

Loading...