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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Cartrack Holdings has delivered a solid operational performance with strong growth in subscribers and revenue, strong profit margins and robust cash generation.
Mobile network MTN has officially opened up its ‘Zakhele Futhi’ black economic empowerment transaction to the market.
Samsung Electronics lost $22bn of market value over two days as investors factor in a bigger hit to its bottom line from widening bans and warnings on its Note 7 smartphones.
The Communication Workers Union says it has suspended a strike against telecoms company Telkom.
MTN Group plans to meet fixed-income investors in the UK and the US to gauge interest in a possible offering of dollar-denominated bonds by Africa’s biggest mobile-phone company by sales.
Elon Musk’s latest admonition to Tesla employees - produce more, spend less - is no simple belt-tightening before he asks investors for more cash.
Tencent Holdings has surpassed China Mobile to become the country’s most valuable corporation, underscoring the growing importance of a vibrant private economy.
South Africa’s second largest mobile network by subscribers, MTN SA, has stopped signing up new mobile money customers as it studies the feasibility of the product.
MTN Group has been ordered by a Johannesburg court to allow customers to keep their phone numbers when leaving for other telecommunications competitors.
South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has pulled its contract buy-out promotion from its franchise channel, the company has confirmed.
Investors are cheering Nintendo's move into mobile gaming, taking the stock to new highs as the new smartphone game Pokemon Go picks up legions of fans globally.
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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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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.
Messaging app WeChat is heavily focused on the take-up of its wallet technology in South Africa this year, says the app's head of Africa Brett Loubser.
The South African Reserve Bank has approved the SA Post Office’s first level application for a banking licence for PostBank.
Israel's official Holocaust memorial has asked Amazon to stop selling literature on its site that denies the genocide of 6 million Jews during World War II.
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