Climate-related consequences are raising food prices, joblessness, crime, and instability.
Mandi Smallhorne looks beyond the weather as the cause for rising food costs.
Allan Greenblo looks at the leadership concerns around the 'Twin Peaks' regulatory model.
South Africa's leading ministers discuss ways to drive competitiveness, growth and stability in the mining sector.
Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says after visiting Lily Mine, where miners are trapped underground, the firm has agreed to close the mine with immediate effect.
The South African government is determined to speed up regulatory and policy certainty to the mining sector, says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.
The mining sector’s lack of planning for the low demand of commodities is a failure that must not be repeated, says mines minister Mosebenzi Zwane.
Bidvest Group says it plans to spin off and separately list its food business on the local stock exchange, beginning its attempt to separate its biggest division.
Randgold Resources has had one of the best years in the company’s history thanks to record gold production, says CEO Mark Bristow.
The crisis facing African mining companies due to declining productivity and return on invested capital can be turned around, McKinsey proposes in a report.
National Oil Corp in western Libya has warned traders against loading “illicit” cargoes of oil at Hariga port in the eastern part of the country.
Volkswagen AG has pushed back the release its annual results and shareholders’ meeting as the firm determines the financial fallout from the diesel emissions scandal.
France's southwestern Cahors region is a new frontier for foreign investors, from Argentine winegrowers to potential investor ambassadors from China.
While hundreds of millions of Chinese return to their ancestral homes for the Lunar New Year celebration, others choose to defy custom and travel.
Last week, the JSE and the rand reached their highest levels this year.
Matthew Lester ponders whether to invest in a local retirement annuity or go offshore.
Simon Brown looks at what investors should take into account before selling a stock.
While undoubtedly serious, a downgrade threat to sub-investment grade must be in context, says Na...
After three weeks of battling with Telkom I think I am losing my mind, says Susan Erasmus.
Tamra Veley says should not see business as a threat, but an asset to the economy.
The reserve bank is worried as it expects repo rate to be higher than 7.5% by the end of 2016.
The GetSmarter CEO shares how e-learning is improving lives through education.
Local and international mining industry heavyweights will descend on Cape Town for the 2016 Investing in African Mining Indaba.
Japan's two major airlines are changing routes for some flights as North Korea plans to launch what it says will be a satellite-bearing rocket later this month.
A South African will join the likes of Sir David Attenborough in receiving the Edinburgh Medal to honour global scientists.
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