• Mini budget: Lost trust

    The elephant in the room is a bigger danger to SA than weak finances, says Jaco Leuvennink.

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Economy

Nuclear: 'Mahlobo may be the bulldozer Zuma needs'

Oct 18 2017 07:44

The most crucial Cabinet move is David Mahlobo’s appointment to the energy ministry, according to Anne Fruhauf, vice-president at New York-based risk adviser Teneo Intelligence.

Agribusiness

No decision yet on bird flu vaccination - Zokwana

Oct 18 2017 07:30

The Minister of Agriculture says state veterinarians are still assessing whether SA chickens should be vaccinated amid the country's worst ever bird flu outbreak.

Economy

Reshuffle likely won't impact mini-budget - economists

Oct 18 2017 06:30

Several economists told Fin24 they do not believe the Cabinet reshuffle will impact the upcoming mini-budget announcement, but did raise concerns about the pressure it will have on SA's fiscus.

Economy

Cabinet reshuffle: Nuclear will place economy in dire danger - economist

Oct 18 2017 06:00

SA's fiscal situation is already dire and the apparent attempt to put nuclear plans back on track by means of the Cabinet reshuffle only makes matters worse, warns an economist.

Economy

Unions vow to resist bailing out 'bankrupt' state-owned firms

Oct 17 2017 21:30

Trade union federations have unanimously said they will resist attempts by government to use workers’ pension money to bail out “bankrupt” state-owned enterprises, like SAA.

 

Analysis & Opinion

Opinion

Is it un-African to lead with integrity?

A democratic institution is like a high-tech luxury car: put an inexperienced,...

Opinion

Making the (down)grade: Can SA innovation weather the storm?

Cooperation between firms and external agents may make it possible for...

Opinion

Mini budget 2017: A matter of lost trust

Lost trust - the elephant in the Zuma administration's room - is the bigger...

Opinion

Time to tackle the flood challenge

Extreme weather events put our lives, assets and economy at risk and as...

Inside Labour

Inside Labour: Discontent and the coming minimum wage

It is easy to see why many in the labour movement see the introduction...

In other news

Dow briefly crosses 23 000 for 1st time

Oct 18 2017 07:26

The Dow has edged to a fresh record, briefly topping 23 000 points for the first time, following a batch of mostly good earnings.

Asia rally stutters but Tokyo extends surge into 12th day

Oct 18 2017 07:20

The rally on global markets slowed in Asia after another record on Wall Street, as eyes turn to a key meeting of China's leadership.

UK interest rates set to rise as inflation hits 3%

Oct 17 2017 14:59

Official figures have shown inflation in Britain rising a full percentage point above the Bank of England's target

Airbus, Bombardier partner on C Series

Oct 17 2017 14:28

Airbus and Bombardier are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme in terms of a new agreement.

BoE seen on hold through 2018 after expected hike

Oct 17 2017 10:18

If economists are to be believed, November could be the last live Bank of England meeting for quite some time.

NECSA welcomes environmental permission for new nuclear site

Oct 17 2017 10:15

The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation has welcomed a decision by the Department of Environmental Affairs to grant environmental planning permission for a new nuclear plant.

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