MARKET WRAP: Rand firms ahead of Ramaphosa inauguration

Local currency expected to start realigning with global markets

3 hours ago
Vodacom fires 631 workers over fraud

Corporate security divisions investigate more than 8,000 cases of alleged fraud or irregularities

Transnet to procure renewable energy and desalination plants at ports

Ports authority says plants are part of plans to invest in climate-resilient infrastructure and to reduce energy costs

10 hours ago
Strong demand for next-generation offerings lifts Telkom

Group’s data-led strategy delivers ahead of industry trends

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Strategic Fuel Fund loses appeal bid in dispute over crude oil readings

Supreme Court of Appeal clarifies the limits of arbitration and what a court is allowed to do

5 hours ago
AA forecasts drop in fuel prices in July

Based on current data, ULP95 is showing a decrease of about R1.10c/l

7 hours ago
SA Medical Association urges Ramaphosa to slash cabinet posts

The money saved could be used to employ more health workers, the institution says

SA accedes to apartheid convention, decades after regime opposed it

Signing the convention could underpin SA’s international action against racial discrimination

Surge of optimism boosts stocks as cabinet haggling begins

Banks, insurers and retailers rally as unity government creates opportunity to ‘right the ship’

R2.5bn funding platform unleashes 1.1GW of clean energy

SPONSORED | Nedbank CIB structures bespoke financing solution for 100% black-owned independent power producer Pele Green Energy

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STEFANIE DE SAUDE DARBANDI: There is a palpable change at home affairs department

But efficiency is not enough; applications must be processed fairly and approved without bias

BIG READ: Ukraine’s fight is for the world as we know it

Devastation of a country has consequences which may lead to World War 3

Eskom needs to reinvent itself, says CEO Dan Marokane

CEO says the state-owned power utility needs to embrace the transition to clean energy

EDITORIAL: New country, new risks, new opportunities

The government must ignore detractors and move quickly, carefully and with purpose

Parties set for talks about cabinet

Putting together a national executive may take longer than usual, says spokesperson Vincent Magwenya

POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Mass fly-past for Ramaphosa’s inauguration

Debates this week are expected to continue over the legitimacy of the government of national unity

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Strategic Fuel Fund loses appeal bid in dispute over crude oil readings

Supreme Court of Appeal clarifies the limits of arbitration and what a court is allowed to do

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Banks, insurance and retail stocks surge as GNU takes shape

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S&P says election outcome is broadly favourable for the economic and fiscal outlook

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Rand and JSE firmer after Ramaphosa’s re-election

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Local currency ‘maintains upward trend, despite thin trading volumes due to public holiday as investors welcome formation of GNU’, says RMB’s Matete Thulare

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Thungela’s first-half earnings expected to slide

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EDITORIAL: New country, new risks, new opportunities

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REX VAN SCHALKWYK: National democratic revolution still on the agenda with GNU

Government of national unity’s statement of intent is long on words and short on specifics

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