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OVERVIEW: Absa, FNB testify they refused to meet govt ministers over Gupta account closures

Sep 18 2018 11:23

On the second day of hearings into how, when and why banks closed their Gupta-related accounts, FNB and Absa both said they refused to meet Cabinet ministers who wanted to discuss client relationships.

Economy

Everything you need to know about Trump's latest tariffs

Sep 18 2018 14:16

The Trump administration’s latest salvo in a burgeoning trade war includes tariffs imposed on an additional $200bn worth of Chinese goods ranging from steel panels to fresh garlic.

 

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Maintaining a clean numbers business

The Auditing Profession Act amendments are part of continued regulatory...

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Should SOE boards have greater autonomy?

As we begin a new state-building exercise, SOEs should be central to our...

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Harness the fire in your belly for success

Have you ever had that stomach-churning, knee-knocking fear before a presentation...

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Why Eskom bonds should be considered government debt

If all R268bn of guaranteed debt landed on the government’s balance sheet,...

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FERIAL HAFFAJEE: SA's soup of seven 'finance ministers' spoils the broth

The ANC alone has six senior politicians making different economic policy...

In other news

European stock markets steady at open

Sep 18 2018 09:50

Europe's main stock markets have steadied at the open, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index down 0.1% to 7 291.53 points.

Hong Kong stocks end morning with losses

Sep 18 2018 08:11

Hong Kong stocks ended the morning sharply down after Donald Trump said he would impose tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods from next week.

Asian markets mixed after Trump guns for more China imports

Sep 18 2018 07:57

Most Asian markets were mixed after Donald Trump confirmed he will thump China with another round of tariffs, turning up the heat on the trade battle between the world's two biggest economies.

Tokyo stocks rebound after dips on US tariffs on China

Sep 18 2018 08:07

Tokyo stocks opened lower but quickly bounced back into the green, as investors braced for Beijing's reaction after the US announced tariffs on another $200bn in Chinese goods.

Africa women entrepreneurship finalists announced

Sep 17 2018 21:08

The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum has announced the finalists for the AWIEF Awards 2018.

Nigeria fires back at HSBC after bank criticises President

Sep 17 2018 18:10

Nigeria has accused HSBC of money laundering after an analyst working for the lender said that a second term for President Muhammadu Buhari may stall economic recovery.

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