Had Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan raised VAT, he would probably have been fired.
Gordhan’s budget was disappointing and even a bit depressing, says Jaco Leuvennink.
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When a CEO says there's room for a $20bn dividend payout, you know a company has its mojo back.
Royal Bank of Scotland has laid out a plan to cut costs by £2bn over the next four years as it posted its ninth straight annual loss.
Credit Suisse may need to find new ways to serve clients who generate as much as $750m of revenue after Britain leaves the European Union.
After striking deals in Russian oil and Congolese copper mining, Glencore set its sights on the US grain-trading industry.
Pan African Resources is considering job cuts at its Evander gold mine, according the National Union of Mineworkers.
Discovery’s CEO Adrian Gore speaks to Fin24 about the company's interim results, as well as perspectives on global business opportunities.
Discovery reported strong performance, despite economic headwinds in the UK.
British American Tobacco Zimbabwe has reported a 21% drop in sales volumes for the year to end-December 2016 on the back of weak consumer demand.
Walmart’s experience in controlling costs is helping Massmart improve profit as shoppers have been hurt by high food inflation.
Barclays Africa Group has apologised for its role in a rand-fixing affair involving 17 banks, saying it tipped off regulators about the practice after suspending two of its own traders.
UK banking giant Barclays Group has applied to the South African Reserve Bank to reduce its shareholding in its Africa unit, which comprises Absa.
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Fake news is just another strand of propaganda. An expert shows how to combat it.
Obama’s farewell speeches present a cautionary tale of how South Africa could be going.
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Waking up early can boost personal productivity. Here are some tips to tackle those early starts.
A growing crisis in SA's education sector could portend a grim future for the country.
There may be others who have not yet been identified, have a lot to lose and need to hide.
Market sentiment may be driven by politicians and not central banks' monetary policies.
Former Eskom CEO and soon-to-be sworn-in MP Brian Molefe has quit the board of the Industrial Development Corporation.
E-commerce in South Africa is growing by leaps and bounds, according to Efi Dahan, general manager of PayPal in Israel and Africa.
While being questioned for allegedly bribing South Korea’s president, Samsung Group’s Jay Y. Lee is locked up at a prison notorious for housing convicted billionaires, a serial killer and the hangman’s noose.
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