National firms and trade unions' parochial mindset shows ignorance of history.
Government must stop blaming history for messes of its own making, says Leopold Scholtz.
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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.
KFC doesn't seem to place much value on transparency, says Solly Moeng.
It's time to fight corporate antibodies ready to attack change, says an industry expert.
A R6 000 loan from a loan shark to bury her father almost destroyed this mother of two.
How the comrades king inspires investors to stick to their financial goals.
Kids learn their money management styles by watching their parents.
Five good reasons for putting risk first in your investment portfolio.
In Inside Labour Terry Bell looks at difficulties and hope on the public sector horizon.
Broadcaster Pat Pillai chats about the development of young business talent in SA.
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.
Loftus Versfeld, the Blue Bulls rugby team’s home ground, now has a Wi-Fi network to help fans upload selfies and even watch streaming video replays.
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