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State has 1.2 million hectares available for redistribution - legal expert

Dec 14 2018 21:01

Research estimates that unused state-owned land parcels in SA suitable for redistribution amount to around 60% the size of the Kruger National Park.


Pilots: State can save SAA yet

Dec 14 2018 19:55

An Executive Member of the SAA Pilots Association says the global aviation industry is full of successful state-owned airlines - and SAA could be one of them.


Sibanye offers cash advance to workers hit by 'no work, no pay'

Dec 14 2018 18:59

Sibanye-Stillwater said the cash advance would be repaid to the company over a five-month period “via payroll deduction”, from the end of February 2019.


The week that was: Fin24's top 5 stories

Dec 14 2018 18:59

From decoding SA billionaire Johann Rupert's controversial interview to axed SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane's latest comeback, catch up on this week's top read stories.


Analysis & Opinion


Why Xolobeni's win against a mining company matters

An SA High Court passed an important judgment putting a stop to the pervasive...


Terry Bell: Rest up - 2019 is coming

With 16 000 jobs lost in the last quarter, it's not the jolly season for...


Ferial Haffajee: Where Ramaphosa failed on land in 2018

There's been a failure in land reform, and it's not where you think, says...


Wandile Sihlobo: From fake honey to donkey milk - SA's bumper year in agribusiness

Donkey milk as a breast milk substitute; dagga farming and horsemeat -...


Bitcoin’s successor? More consistent values might make 'stablecoins' a safer cryptocurrency

Bitcoin has plunged from a high of almost US$20 000 in December 2017 to...

In other news

When France's workers rise up to protest, Amazon gets busy

Dec 14 2018 19:44

Tear-gassed protesters shielding their faces in front of a boarded-up Cartier boutique, department stores shuttered, picket marchers blocking entrances to suburban retail centres: welcome to holiday shopping in France.

US jobless claims fall to 12-week low amid tight labour market

Dec 13 2018 17:44

US filings for unemployment benefits have fallen to the lowest since September, returning to hover near an almost five-decade.

Lower oil prices help grease economic activity: IEA

Dec 13 2018 17:44

The threat of an all-out trade war has dampened the outlook for the global economy, but the recent drop in oil prices should support demand, says the International Energy Agency.

Asian markets build on trade optimism, pound faces pressure

Dec 13 2018 15:12

Asian markets have enjoyed more gains as investors are cheered by the more conciliatory noises from China and the US on trade.

European stocks steady with ECB set to end stimulus

Dec 13 2018 15:04

Europe's major stock markets have flatlined with the European Central Bank on the cusp of withdrawing its emergency crisis-fighting economic stimulus.

Tokyo shares end higher on hopes for US-China trade ties

Dec 13 2018 09:19

Tokyo stocks have ended higher as worries over a US-China trade war receded.

  • Winners
  • Losers
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
OML Old Mutual PlcR37.83R12.6150.00%
JSE Jse LimitedR167.24R4.532.78%
RLO Reunert LimitedR69.50R1.021.49%
S32 South32 LimitedR34.29R0.471.39%
AGL Anglo American PlcR307.56R4.101.35%
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
LosersPriceChange% Change
APN Aspen Pharmacare Holdings...R129.50R-12.14-8.57%
MNK Montauk Holdings LimitedR76.51R-5.69-6.92%
BAT Brait SeR31.50R-1.83-5.49%
TRU Truworths International L...R84.76R-4.69-5.24%
IPL Imperial Logistics Limite...R64.10R-3.20-4.75%
All JSE data is delayed by at least 15 minutes and provided by Morningstar



Why the JSE might be back in favour soon

Dec 13 2018 09:18

US markets have seen a lot of positive action, while our local market has been struggling. However, over the next five years the action and returns are more likely to be in our local market.

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