Zuma will be smiling as Absa lifeboat story gains impetus

Jacob Zuma will relish developments as Pravin Gordhan gets painted into a corner with the evil banks, writes Carol Paton

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New US policies send dollar higher

Donald Trump appears ready to break with convention

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Can Trump confound history?

Bear markets tend to start in a president’s first two years, and right now uncertainty rules, writes Michel Pireu

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NEIL MANTHORP: Bring on T20 circuses to help ensure the theatre of Test cricket survives

Sold-out stadiums ensure the T20 game will dominate the landscape for years, writes Neil Manthorp

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EDITORIAL: Ecowas quick to back voters

The Gambia story has a happily democratic ending — or so we hope

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Counting the cost of the different ways companies respond to crises

Study finds a perception of management culpability and the absence of an apology usually hit shares harder, writes Max Gebhardt

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Break Trump’s ties to crony corporations

Patrick Bond: Could the resistance to Donald Trump’s presidency draw lessons from the victory against apartheid SA?

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Time for Botswana to confront hard truths

Country needs to make structural changes to the economy and lessen its dependence on diamonds, writes Alexander Matthews

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Good times are over for crude oil refiners as margins tighten

The easy times for refiners may be fading rapidly, writes Joachim Breidenthal

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CARTOON: Trump facts

Tuesday, January 24 2017

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Politics and markets

There seems to be little correlation between economic performance and the market

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THE INSIDER: Pravin must be biting his nails

The Gupta family or their Oakbay proxy have clearly not been paying attention

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LETTER: Affordable care needed

Your article (New demarcation regulations to ‘curb current market abuse’, January 18) was one-sided and wrong

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LETTER: Access was restricted

It is disappointing to see the editor-in-chief publishing errors in detail similar to those of our esteemed public protector

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LETTER: The great manipulator

US President Donald Trump is turning out to be a master communicator and media manipulator

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LETTER: Guptas need an inquiry

Until Zuma gives effect to Thuli Madonsela’s directive about state capture, the statements by the Guptas can be taken as nothing more than hot air

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