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President Cyril Ramaphosa has told MPs that while the pace of investment and economic transformation has been slow, it has not been insignificant, and the African National Congress-led government will not be abandoning B-BBEE.
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Eskom and the Gauteng provincial government have agreed to work together to deal "decisively" with ongoing disruptions in the supply of electricity in several areas in the province, Eskom said in a statement on Thursday.
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ANC secretary general Ace Magashule on Thursday condemned "gatekeepers", whom he said censured him for his remarks about the ownership and mandate of the South African Reserve Bank.
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The JSE had a relatively muted session on Thursday as it struggled to find direction ahead of the South African Reserve Bank’s interest rate decision.
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Eskom is due to pay over R900m in interest to Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking before the end of the month, it said in a notice on Wednesday evening.
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The rand climbed against every G10 currency on Thursday afternoon, despite the South African Reserve Bank cutting interest rates for the first time since March 2018.
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The SA Reserve Bank announced earlier that it had decided to cut interest rates by 25bps from 6.75% to 6.50%.
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Allegations of wrongdoing by a whistle-blower at the real estate trust first surfaced in early February 2018.
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The central bank's monetary policy committee has cut the benchmark repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.5% from 6.75%.
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Property industry leaders say the rate cut could give the housing market a much-needed boost - although at least one says the MPC "should have been bolder".
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President Cyril Ramaphosa said the office of the Presidency would not be used as an executive hit squad to remove politicians that some MPs did not like, especially when those officials were fighting in court to clear their names.
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Old Mutual ex-CEO Peter Moyo's legal team on Thursday argued that the breakdown in trust cited by his former employer as the reason for his dismissal was "manufactured" and that his reinstatement was "inevitable".
6 hours 55 minutes ago
Almost three decades ago, Nelson Mandela addressed a conference of 300 business executives on questions that South Africa still grapples with, including nationalisation, privitisation, a living wage land reform, inequality, public finances, unions and capital flight. For Mandela Day, an edited version is reproduced here.
6 hours 58 minutes ago
Everybody deserves to spoil themselves every now and then, otherwise life would become very dull and boring, says Yanga Nozibele, investment associate at Cannon Asset Managers.
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Over three days of rambling testimony to a commission investigating graft, former President Jacob Zuma, 77, said he was the victim of a conspiracy by intelligence agencies intent on ousting him, called his former mines minister and an ex-head of the army apartheid-era spies and threatened to expose other detractors.
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International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde submitted her resignation from the global crisis lender. As she heads for the ECB, the race to succeed her at the IMF has already begun.
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Richemont reported a surprise drop in revenue from its watch business, with protests in Hong Kong cutting sales in a key luxury market for the owner of Cartier.
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An estimated 16 million South Africans have cash in bank savings accounts, but a staggering 40% of people have placed this money in low interest-bearing savings accounts.
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A court has dismissed the application of businessman Martin Wingate-Pearse who argued, in part, that he had been the victim of illegal surveillance by the so-called SARS 'rogue' unit.
11 hours 24 minutes ago
It’s been a tough year for South African retail stocks, battered by gloomy economic news. But hope is on the way.
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