ANC gains support with election eight days away

If the ANC secures close to half the vote or more, the May 29 elections will be less of a watershed

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SA Elections 2024

Business Day's comprehensive coverage of Elections 2024, with contributions by our colleagues at the Financial Mail

EDITORIAL: Make up your mind, Mr President

Ramaphosa cannot decide where he stands on the private sector, so his NHI messaging is chaotic

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State to weigh options after bid to appeal load-shedding ruling fails

High court confirms order to provide uninterrupted power supply to public institutions such as schools and hospitals

TIISETSO MOTSOENENG: Anglo defence puts shareholders in a value dilemma

The decision for investors isn’t just about numbers; it’s about trust in a vision and the appetite for risk

9 hours ago
Balwin’s Gauteng sales plunge, with Western Cape now cash cow

Full-year profits halved as high interest rates, inflationary increases and prolonged stages of load-shedding weighed on earnings

Transaction Capital narrows losses

The company has proposed a detailed business plan on the SA Taxi balance sheet restructure to funders

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DUMA GQUBULE: For full employment, economy must be two-thirds bigger

SA needs to achieve GDP growth of 4% a year just to create jobs for the people entering the labour force until 2035

9 hours ago
Edward Snell & Co eyes African markets

The spirits firm is on a growth trajectory, aiming to tap into rest of the continent while bolstering its market share in SA

9 hours ago
ICC prosecutor seeks arrest warrants for Netanyahu and Hamas chiefs

Benjamin Netanyahu and Ismail Haniyeh on the list of alleged war crimes perpetrators

Netcare laments ‘lost chance’ to listen to private sector on NHI

Total paid patient days for the first half decreased by 0.8% compared with a year ago due to sector seasonability

NEWS ANALYSIS: Weak opposition puts 50% ANC support back on the table

There seem to be only two scenarios worth talking about: either the ANC wins a relative or outright majority

Dread, fear and courage in Italy, World War 2’s forgotten front

James Holland tells the stories of soldiers and civilians caught up in the Allied liberation of Italy

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TOM EATON: Like Zuma or the promises of the ANC, maybe we’re just getting old

There is a strange lack of energy surrounding the looming general election

9 hours ago
Alexforbes expects full-year earnings to rise more than 20%

The group says it has performed well and in line with expectations

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JSE slips as investors await US Fed minutes

Lindiwe Tsobo

Markets pulled back from their highs ahead of the federal open market committee minutes

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Coronation’s earnings grow despite ‘anaemic’ SA equity market returns

Jacqueline Mackenzie

Total assets under management increased 5% to R631bn

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EDITORIAL: ANC rides roughshod over opposition

ANC resorts to its voting muscle to push through two important matters related to the political system

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TOM EATON: Like Zuma or the promises of the ANC, maybe we’re just getting old

There is a strange lack of energy surrounding the looming general election

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LETTER: Saffers driven abroad

Alarming number have been driven out by the ANC

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LETTER: NHI just a vote catcher

ANC knows it will take years for the National Health Insurance Act to be implemented, if at all

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TIISETSO MOTSOENENG: Anglo defence puts shareholders in a value dilemma

The decision for investors isn’t just about numbers; it’s about trust in a vision and the appetite for risk

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