BHEKI MFEKA: Focus on the informal sector to deal with xenophobia

Support for the informal economy would help reduce antagonisms towards foreign owned businesses in townships

Exit polls show Boris Johnson’s Tories to win a majority

While a majority will allow Johnson to lead the UK out of the club it first joined in 1973, Brexit is far from over

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Hundreds of thousands of low-wage earners are covered by primary health-care insurance

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GENEVIEVE QUINTAL: Is ‘sabotage’ at Eskom a cover-up for state’s incompetence?

Those responsible for the crime, if there was one, need to be found, or someone must be held accountable for neglect of the power utility

Slew of poor data highlights economy under siege

Poor mining and trade activity data, and slowing producer inflation, highlighted difficult business conditions and flagging demand

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EDITORIAL: Let the private sector in

It is clear this government is out of its depth when it comes to running a modern economy

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GHALEB CACHALIA: Eskom needs a Red Adair to ride to the rescue — and radical restructuring

The power utility has arrived at a point where there are no alternatives to crisis management

No jurisdiction over us, say foreign banks accused of price-fixing

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EFF is in every corner of SA, says Julius Malema

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Eskom applies for emission exemption at Medupi and Matimba power plants

Already being slammed for rolling power cuts, the utility now seems set to attract more environmental protests

MTN not happy with Competition Commission report on data

Group CEO Rob Shuter says it is regrettable that the data pricing report has painted the industry in a negative way

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Sponsor tells CSA board: Go or else ...

Momentum wants cricket body to deliver on its governance requirements and restore public trust and corporate confidence

Miners can bring 1.67 gigawatts of power online in four years

The Minerals Council SA urges speedy regulatory change to free up the mining industry's power generation plans as Eskom struggles

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Makhanda it is after failed court bid to revert to Grahamstown

Judge finds that arts & culture minister followed the correct consultative process in renaming Eastern Cape city

ALLAN SECCOMBE: Union’s attack on mine proto teams is shameful

It is disrespectful to accuse ‘lily-white’ proto teams of not doing enough to save trapped black miners

Power cuts could disrupt investment projects in Gauteng, David Makhura says

The Gauteng premier says he has not yet been approached by investors over the latest bout of severe load-shedding

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