#Steinhoff: How economists reacted on Twitter

Dec 08 2017 15:18

Twitter has been abuzz since news broke on Tuesday evening that Steinhoff International's CEO Markus Jooste had immediately resigned. Here is what economists and business people had to say on social media.


    #Steinhoff scandal: Your views

    Dec 08 2017 22:30

    We asked users on Facebook what they think of recent developments at Steinhoff. Here is what they said:

    Mini Budget

    ANALYSIS: Gigaba disappointingly low on real and specific solutions

    Oct 26 2017 06:30

    Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's unwillingness to tackle contentious issues with practical solutions may be just a case of political shrewdness and keeping his options open, says Jaco Leuvennink.


    SA reacts to high #unemployment

    Aug 07 2017 16:42

    South Africans took to Twitter to express their views as SA's unemployment rate remains stubbornly high at levels last seen in 2003.


    Wynand Meyering: A response to Cosatu lashing out at SARB's Lesetja Kganyago

    Jul 24 2017 12:28

    If you want the highest possible economic growth, the inflation target should be zero in the economy, writes Fin24 user Wynand Meyering.


    More MMM victims come forward as losses run into millions

    Jul 20 2017 14:23

    Stories shared by numerous Fin24 users tell a tale of loss, regret and disillusionment, with victims losing anything from R500 to a combined toll of R1.3m from a single family group.


    MMM: I lost R90 000 instead of becoming a millionaire in 6 months

    Jul 14 2017 12:46

    Disgruntled former members of pyramid scheme MMM have reported mounting losses to Fin24, with the current tally at R649 000 and set to rise.


    MEMES - #GigabaEconomicPlan

    Jul 14 2017 12:19

    Twitter has been abuzz with memes criticising Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's 14-point plan for economic revival.


    MMM victim: I lost R35 000 after system 'froze'

    Jul 12 2017 14:06

    A Fin24 user, who wishes to remain anonymous, lost R35 000 between herself and her fiancé from the Ponzi scheme MMM after the account "froze" in April 2016.


    MEMES – Tweeps poke fun at Public Protector, question her abilities

    Jul 11 2017 11:16

    #PublicProtector has been trending, following reports that Busisiwe Mkhwebane won't oppose SARB's review application after she called for its constitutional mandate to be changed.


    MEMES: Twitter responds to ANC's call to nationalise #ReserveBank

    Jul 06 2017 14:06

    Have a look at some of the reactions on Twitter to a proposal by the ANC's national policy conference that the SA Reserve Bank should be nationalised.

    Inside Fin24.com


    #SocialMediaShutdown trending - MEMES

    Jun 21 2017 16:05

    Ntsiki Mazwai has called on South Africans to boycott social media in protest against high data costs. Fin24 asked users if they thought this boycott would help reduce data costs.


    SARB - The big conundrum

    Jun 20 2017 13:02

    South Africa’s monetary policy is facing a conundrum having to deal with a technical recession and ratings downgrades, says Tshwane City Councillor Jordan Griffiths.

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