ActionSA expected to back City of Joburg’s R2.5bn French loan

City council scheduled to reconvene on Thursday to consider issue

MARKET WRAP: Rand inches down on expected rate cuts

Market bets are at 100% that Fed will cut rates in September

EDITORIAL: Ramaphosa’s address is a good start

President identifies some welcome areas of focus, most notably municipalities

Alleged VBS kingpin Danny Msiza denies stalling prosecution with appeal bids

Msiza has asked the court to temporarily stay his prosecution and for a separation of his case from the 13 other co-accused

Harris secures Pelosi’s backing for White House run

VP praises Joe Biden’s ‘unmatched’ legacy as key donors back her and she works to secure Democratic nomination

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Omnia reduces reliance on national power grid

Chemicals group to increase solar plant capacity to 15MWh

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Ramaphosa admonishes Malema, adds GNU mantra will be urgency

The president has emphasised that SA is not in the hopeless situation that some opposition MPs have made out

STUART THEOBALD: VBS collapse was about fraud, not a lack of regulation

Bank regulation faces a constant tension between systemic soundness and competitive innovation

The story behind Comair’s crash landing

Former CEO Glenn Orsmond delves into the troubles of the airline in a new book

Peach Payments buys software firm Operativa

Digital payments firm acquires customer software development company as a going concern

Karooooo positive about SA’s economic prospects

SA continues to be Karooooo’s largest market, despite the company moving its HQ to Singapore

ICJ’s opinion exposes Israel to states that want it ‘wiped off the earth’

ICJ vice-president judge Julia Sebutinde says the complexities of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict do not easily lend themselves to such a sweeping formulation

Cocooning: Baby it’s cold and dark and scary outside

Cocooning is the need to protect oneself from the harsh, unpredictable realities of the outside world

Anxious wait for Discovery Green after Eskom curveball

Power utility complicates plans to link renewable energy production with business demands

Plans for Africa-wide motor sector move to action stage

Industry body CEO Dave Coffey says more than half the continent’s nations could be part of a pan-African industry

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