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    Give business owners a reason to stay in South Africa.

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    The minister says SA is paying more for electricity because of theft at Medupi and Kusile.

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    The ANC says the state must keep a 'restructured' SAA as a national airline.


Pepcore reports 7.6% revenue increase

Jan 24 2020 21:33

9.1% price inflation reduced sales but revenue continued to climb


Security guard strike continues as govt fails to pay wages

Jan 24 2020 22:34

Thousands of security guards providing services to Mpumalanga Province have embarked on a strike since Tuesday as they have not yet received their December payments.

Financial Services

Asset manager 36ONE loses appeal, R350k fine sticks

Jan 24 2020 20:32

Asset manager 36ONE must pay the R350 000 imposed on it last year by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority for marketing hedge funds in Cayman Islands, the Financial Services Tribunal has ruled.


Analysis & Opinion


OPINION: UK-Africa trade and investment: who benefits?

Ian Scoones considers the post-Brexit future, in light of a UK-hosted...


OPINION: SA's energy crisis has generated lots of ideas. Most are wrong

Most proposed solutions contain a fatal flaw, say Seán Mfundza Muller...


Solly Moeng: Give business owners a reason to stay in SA

The more business owners emigrate, the worse the consequences for job...


Wandile Sihlobo: What to expect from food price inflation this year

Wandile Sihlobo considers what could impact the contents of your food...


OPINION: Why has transformation in the financial services sector been so slow?

The allocation of capital greatly influences patterns of ownership and...

In other news

Small breather for stocks

Jan 24 2020 17:42

Local stocks edged higher on Friday in tandem with other global markets which rebounded as concerns over a deadly virus in China took lesser priority.

PIC increases stake in Nampak to 20.5%

Jan 24 2020 16:32

The PIC which invest on behalf of government employees pension funds has increased its stake in Nampak to 20.54%

Ex-Eskom chair: Cancelling Gupta-linked New Age breakfast deal would have cost even more

Jan 24 2020 13:36

Former Eskom board chairperson Zola Tsotsi said it was better for Eskom to keep a R43m deal with Gupta-linked New Age newspapers, than to suffer losses from cancelling it.

Regional travellers top November tourism figures

Jan 24 2020 17:18

A total of 3.5 million people passed through the borders of South Africa in November, and most of them were from reAfrican countries.

Mboweni: Investors at Davos most worried about Eskom, fiscal sustainability

Jan 24 2020 12:58

Investors' key concerns about South Africa at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland were Eskom and fiscal sustainability, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has said.

Fix low-cost benefit options, don't ban them, say medical insurers

Jan 24 2020 10:34

The Council for Medical Schemes, which wants low-cost benefit options gone by 2021, met with industry representatives on Thursday.



Beware bank using Moneyweb's logo, warns financial regulator

Jan 24 2020 17:33

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority has warned the public against a business which calls itself Moneyweb Private Bank, saying it is "fraudulently using" the logo of the financial news website to solicit investments.


Beware the takeover talk

Jan 21 2020 14:40

There’s often a lot of fanfare when a listed company proposes a merger or acquisition. However, Simon Brown advises investors to scrutinise the rarely-attainable promises that tend to come with a proposed deal.

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