Top 5 on Fin24: Popo Molefe waiting on 'proper response' from Transnet's Gama, SA’s new energy plan is imminent

Aug 20 2018 17:55

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


      DA to EFF: 'We will fight hostile takeover of SA Reserve Bank'

      Aug 19 2018 17:27

      The EFF's proposed nationalising of the South African Reserve Bank ultimately seeks to hold to ransom the country's entire banking system, charges the DA's Gwen Ngwenya.


      Labour brokers, mines in a jobs bloodbath

      Aug 19 2018 13:32

      First they saw their pay double and received benefits such as medical aid and a provident fund for the first time. Days later, they got retrenchment letters.


      Audit watchdog chair fights Public Protector: 'Mkhwebane a victim of self-induced ignorance and dishonesty'

      Aug 19 2018 12:19

      The chairperson of the local audit watchdog, Abel Dlamini, is fighting damning findings made against him by the Public Protector in his prior role as Bapo ba Mogale administrator and the matter could go to court in October.


      More pain seen as economists cut key SA forecasts

      Aug 17 2018 21:05

      President Cyril Ramaphosa has had hopes of lifting economic growth to 3% in 2018. Economists think that goal is even more unattainable than before.

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      EFF tables draft bill to nationalise SARB

      Aug 16 2018 22:01

      The EFF has put forward an amendment to the law governing the central bank that would make the institution state-owned and see its directors appointed by the finance minister rather than shareholders.


      North West government staff being threatened, intimidated - Dlamini-Zuma

      Aug 16 2018 20:03

      Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says the security cluster is helping government's North West province inter-ministerial committee investigate and snuff out threats to staff.


      SARS group executive appointed as new NSFAS administrator

      Aug 17 2018 11:50

      Group executive at the South African Revenue Services, Dr Randall Carolissen, has been appointed as the new administrator of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme.

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      Motor trade sales up 5% in June - Stats SA

      Aug 16 2018 12:59

      Motor trade sales increased by 5% year-on-year in June 2018 measured in current prices, according to Statistics SA.


      No sign of ‘Ramaphoria’ as reality sets in for SA

      Aug 16 2018 11:16

      If there were any doubts that the euphoria following Cyril Ramaphosa’s election as president of South Africa has evaporated, this week’s slump in the rand has removed them.

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