• IS provokes sea-change

    It has been a grave mistake to defy both Russia and France, says Leopold Scholtz.

  • Nene's SAA nemesis

    No political figure seems to have the guts to speak out against Dudu Myeni, says Solly Moeng.

  • The mp3 revolution

    Ian Mann takes a look at the war between digital music and the compact disc.

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Unpaid e-toll bills are not debt, says Outa

Nov 27 2015 09:48

Outstanding e-toll bills are related to an unjust law which makes it unnecessary for businesses to disclose them as debt to shareholders, says anti-tolls body Outa.


Petrol breather on cards as rand battles oil

Nov 26 2015 20:09

Petrol is set for a drop of about six cents a litre for unleaded 95, and two cents a litre for 93, according to the Automobile Association.


Rand to enter new week at 'worryingly weak levels'

Nov 27 2015 09:23

The rand has weakened in thin trade with US markets closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, while stocks are set to edge lower along with emerging market peers.


Start afresh, say some members as Doha round founders

Nov 27 2015 07:41

With no prospect of a deal at the World Trade Organisation's Doha round of talks next month, some member states are suggesting negotiations should "start from scratch".


Western Cape area to declare water disaster

Nov 27 2015 07:51

The Western Cape province says it will ask the government to classify the region’s water shortages as a disaster, enabling farmers to apply for financial assistance.


Populism and the Malema factor

Nov 27 2015 07:43

Populism is spreading and Malema's followers show a frightening lack of understanding for what their policies will lead to, says an analayst.

Inside Labour

Inside Labour: Time to learn lessons - and face reality

Nov 27 2015 07:23

True shopfloor democracy and the tolerance of difference may be the only hope left to halt trade unions' slide towards irrelevance, says Terry Bell.

Financial Services

UK fines Barclays £72m over 'elephant' deal

Nov 26 2015 19:36

The UK's financial regulator has fined Barclays bank £72m for failing to carry out proper checks on a vast so-called elephant deal for ultra-wealthy clients.


In other news

LG Display to spend about $8.7bn on new factory

48 minutes ago

Apple supplier LG Display will spend more than 10 trillion won on building a new plant and expanding production of a newer type of display.

Euro weak ahead of ECB meeting

50 minutes ago

The euro has hovered around seven-month lows and was also weak against Asian currencies on speculation that the ECB will unleash fresh stimulus measures.

China’s stocks sink most in three months

Nov 27 2015 08:50

China’s stocks have tumbled as some of the largest brokerages disclosed regulatory probes, industrial profits fell and two companies flagged bond payments.

Oil prices trading below $43 in Asia

Nov 27 2015 07:38

Oil prices have traded below $43 in Asia as US markets took a break for Thanksgiving and Russia ruled out a military strike against Turkey for shooting down a warplane.

US stocks rise a bit on mixed data

Nov 26 2015 18:58

US stocks have risen slightly in early trade following a stream of economic data in the last trading session ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.

SA Halaal products showcased in Malaysia

Nov 26 2015 12:25

The Department of Trade and Industry is inviting South African exporters of Halaal-approved items and services to apply to participate at an exhibition in the Malaysia.

European stock markets steady at open

Nov 26 2015 11:39

Europe's main stock markets have opened steadily, with trading expected to be quiet amid the US Thanksgiving holiday.

Russia reinforces control over Turkish food imports

Nov 26 2015 11:07

Russia has said that it would reinforce control over Turkish food imports as tensions surged with Ankara over the downing of a Russian warplane in Syria.

Analysis & Opinion


Pope's lesson in humility for SA leaders

Pope Francis has much to teach SA politicians who drive fancy cars while...

Inside Labour

Inside Labour: Time to learn lessons - and face reality

True shopfloor democracy and the tolerance of difference may be the only...


IS provokes sea-change in global politics

Islamic State has made a grave mistake by defying two big powers – Russia...

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The Froneman factor

Nov 27 2015 06:00

Sibanye Gold CEO Neal Froneman tells finweek contributor David McKay why you “don’t need to be a rocket scientist” to see the rationale behind the mine's diversification plans.

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