Developments causing suffering today could lead to truly democratic decision-making.
The rand plunge reflects SA's leadership woes, says Leopold Scholtz.
The SA Tourism CEO should stop shifting blame for the visa fiasco, says Solly Moeng.
The rand has inched up against the dollar in early trade as global markets continued their recovery.
The dollar has stayed firm against the yen after upbeat US growth data suggested the world's top economy was weathering a slowdown in China.
The tumble in equity markets in the past week has boosted the euro, confirming its new-found status as a haven asset.
The rand has firmed slightly against the dollar, as recently battered emerging markets continue to benefit from China's moves to support its economy.
The yen has faced selling pressure as investors' fears over China's economy began to ease, and as equity markets rebounded.
The dollar broadly has strengthened as a strong US equities rally snapped a six-day rout, signaling resilience in the face of China's woes that have roiled markets.
Four years after his death, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs still fascinates the public, with two major new films this fall analyzing his life and career.
Good – may rescue the rand
Bad – it could make things worse
I don’t know, it doesn’t affect me
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