Private firms can't be blamed for picking up anything lucrative on offer, says Terry Bell.
We should use our vote to deliver an electoral kick in the butt to the ruling party, says Solly Moeng.
There are eight critical issues that can lift productivity in business, says Ian Mann.
It is encouraging that cost-saving efforts are bearing fruit, although treasury has dipped into its contingency reserve, says an economist.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has called for reduced inequality and more jobs in his mini budget speech.
The medium-term budget, while "balanced and realistic" should have had a stronger economic message, says Business Unity SA.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's medium-term budget policy statement has been met with cautious approval by business commentators.
Political parties have broadly welcomed the mini budget, although some questioned the treasury's influence on the government to implement the policy.
South Africa was still resilient in a tough world, says Metropolitan Health CEO Blum Khan in response to the 2012/13 budget adjustments.
The markets hardly reacted to the medium-term budget policy statement in afternoon trade.
There is concern that additional budget allocations do not result in commensurate service delivery improvements, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has warned that job creation could be hampered by slower growth and rising wage demands.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says surplus state employees will be weeded out so that the government can save on its ever-increasing salary bill.
Government will spend R250bn over the next three years on infrastructure projects that are "shovel ready", says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
Outrage in Tshwane highlights a big disconnect between ANC supporters and the party itself.
Thousands of principled CEOs all around the country are quietly giving back.
We must make it as easy as possible for foreigners to enter and travel to the country.
The Maitland Group CEO share secrets of building a global business.
The most liquid small caps have trumped their large rivals on the JSE in the past year.
SA leaders' insistence on flying in the face of economic reality can only make matters worse.
Compound interest is what makes the difference in the growth of your investments.
Amid the finance minister's warnings of a "constrained fiscal environment", treasury has allocated nearly R500m for next year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament.
Slowing population growth will lighten the load on the state's purse in the long term, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa is launching a competition inquiry into the country’s television subscription market.
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