Cape Town events bring R3bn for local economy over 8 months

Apr 19 2018 14:31

Over the past eight months events tourism in Cape Town has contributed an estimated R3bn to the local economy and created more than 20 000 temporary jobs.


Zimbabwe elections critical for economic growth, says Biti

Apr 19 2018 12:19

Zimbabwe’s elections scheduled to take place this year will be the most important in a generation and critical to restoring democracy and economic growth, says opposition politician Tendai Biti.


Ramaphosa says he'll use his private sector experience to grow SA economy

Apr 19 2018 12:43

Speaking to the UK media, the president reasons that SA can boost its growth rate to more than double the 2017 level if the country attracts enough investment and institutes reforms.


Kganyago: We'll only act if we think rand slides impact inflation

Apr 19 2018 10:53

Policy makers will only respond to changes in the exchange rate if they could cause inflation to rise, says SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago.


Accounting firms must put public interest before clients - archbishop

Apr 19 2018 05:15

Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba has a harsh message for chartered accountants and auditing companies, saying that they need to put the public interest first.


Land reform has regressed under ANC, academics say

Apr 19 2018 08:36

Researchers from the Western Cape's Plaas institute say government’s intentions to change land ownership patterns has had unintended consequences which violated the rights of many disadvantaged people.


Ramaphosa, Mantashe bring wave of optimism to mining sector - expert

Apr 18 2018 22:00

Cyril Ramaphosa's election and a new mining minister has led to a surge of positive sentiment in SA's mining industry, as is reflected in current transactions, says a legal expert.


Top 5 on Fin24: Meet Ramaphosa's five fin-doctors, Lamberti victim speaks out

Apr 18 2018 19:57

A roundup of Wednesday's top economic and finance reads on Fin24.

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R13.5bn municipal debt burden 'really beyond Eskom'

Apr 18 2018 19:52

Municipalities owe Eskom R13.5bn, a situation which requires intervention by government, South Africans and Parliament, the portfolio committee on public enterprises has heard.


Ramaphosa: Land reform won't come at cost of economy

Apr 18 2018 17:42

President Cyril Ramaphosa says his administration will tackle the thorny issue of land ownership without endangering economic growth.

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