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.
The increase in owners selling residential property to downscale due to financial pressure is a possible hint of things to come, warns a property expert.
The risk of a recession in SA remains high, as indicated by activity levels in the residential market, a survey among estate agents shows.
The first FNB Property Barometer of the year indicates that a more conservative household sector would likely constrain the performance of residential property.
Following a year which saw SA’s housing market rise to the challenge amid tough economic conditions, a number of positives stand out, says Dr Andrew Golding.
JSE-listed Investec Australia Property Fund has announced the acquisition of a property in a growing Australian city for Aus$56.7m.
Property values have continued to grow in the past 12 months, with the average home price showing a year-on-year rise of 5% to R971 000, statistics show.
In about five years, South Africa’s best-performing property developer expects to make as much from the dead as it does from the living.
Redefine Properties has completed the redevelopment of the historic The Towers building on the Foreshore in Cape Town.
Johannesburg will become a megacity by 2030 and will need these innovative solutions to make it greener, more efficient and a happy place to live, says Allianz.
Val de Vie Estate has acquired the luxurious Pearl Valley golf estate between Paarl and Franschoek for an undisclosed amount.
Although the latest interest rate hike is not large in itself, it is the third in little over a year and puts immense strain on the housing market, says an expert.
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.
A new R157m green office development by Growthpoint Properties in Umhlanga’s Ridgeside precinct has become Durban’s first 5-Star Green Star SA rated building.
In a strategic move, a South African real estate investment trust and a JSE-listed real estate capital growth fund have bought the largest mall in Lagos, Nigeria.
A South African will join the likes of Sir David Attenborough in receiving the Edinburgh Medal to honour global scientists.
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