Taxpayers keep funding structures with big plans but who knows what efficacy, says Mandi Smallhorne.
An expert unpacks the tell-tale signs to watch out for.
A smokescreen of misleading rhetoric won't make SA's problems go away, says Terry Bell.
French oil giant Total says it has sold its stake in a Nigerian oil field to a local company for $569m.
The airlines of the Lufthansa Group are to adopt a new cockpit occupancy procedure as a precautionary measure.
South African Airways has completed the 90-day action plan on which it has focused the past few months.
SA's biggest cement maker PPC has ended merger talks with unlisted rival Afrisam, the firm says, sending its shares nearly 5% higher.
Royal Dutch Shell is planning more job cuts in its UK North Sea oil and gas business, a week after a package of tax cuts to encourage growth in the industry.
Shell has completed the sale of its 30% stake in the Nigerian oil block 29 and the Nembe Creek trunk line to Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production for $1.7bn.
Workers at the German carmaker Porsche are to receive a special one-off payment of €8 600 euros for 2014, the company says.
Volkswagen has announced cuts to the workforce and working hours at its plant in Russia because of weak demand.
China National Chemical Corporation is to buy Pirelli, the world's fifth-largest tyre maker, in a €7.1bn deal that will put the 143-year-old Italian company in Chinese hands.
Lafarge and Holcim says that they have repaired cracks that had threatened to cause the collapse of their merger to create the world's biggest cement company.
Sasol’s survivalist programme, sparked by 'lower for longer' oil prices, has seen it cut more than a thousand jobs and delay a megaproject.
Why pay five-star costs for a three-star accommodation, asks Mandi Smallhorne.
Revisiting your business model can be a useful tool for reviving your business.
The prospect of paperless education will soon become a reality in SA.
Sensational networking platform, The Hookup Dinner brings life into networking.
A video highlighting dangers of cyber bullying receives a warm welcome online.
Smaller enterprises are giving super computer power to ordinary entrepreneurs.
A user blames his lack of education about filing tax returns for his current plight.
The oil price crash is taking a financial toll on companies throughout the industry, forcing some into bankruptcy and others to issue expensive junk bonds to stay afloat.
Eskom says it has appointed a new SA contractor to replace Alstom to execute the control and instrumentation works for the Kusile power station.
President Jacob Zuma's office says stability at the SABC is important after several board members have been axed from the public broadcaster.
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