READ IN FULL: Cyril Ramaphosa’s opening address

‘The circumstances of the South African people today require that we act together as the Government of National Unity and all key role players in our country ...

9 hours ago
Media24 rebuffs Caxton offer on dominance concerns

Selling the community newspaper portfolio would result in rival owning 76% of the market, says CEO Ishmet Davidson

10 hours ago
Anglo reviews value of cash-sapping Woodsmith

Work is progressing with aim of completing company’s transformation by end-2025, says CEO

updated 10 hours ago
Engie starts building 75MW solar PV plant in Free State

Project is one of two to be built in SA, with the other due to be constructed in Northern Cape

10 hours ago
Drop in ANC members may be due to bogus numbers, says Mbalula

The ANC is losing members, dropping by almost 200,000 in the past three year

BankservAfrica looks at satellites to connect banking systems

Automated clearing house runs tests to assess the viability of the option

10 hours ago
MARKET WRAP: Rand inches higher after Bank keeps rates unchanged

Technology-heavy bourses lose ground amid a change in investor sentiment over the past week

11 hours ago
Kumba battles to clear stockpile as logistics problems persist

But it sees some improvements at Transnet and maintains its full-year production and sales guidance

updated 11 hours ago
Wage talks must consider cost of living, says Salga boss Stofile

Union Samwu’s primary demands include a one-year 15% wage increase — almost three times the 5.2% inflation rate recorded in April and May

Electrolux to divest its water heater business in SA

Deal includes the Kwikot brand and production facilities in Johannesburg

NPA secures R1bn in assets from Regiments Capital

SCA dismisses claim by directors of the Gupta-linked company that their property should be excluded from a restraint

Rand and JSE firm before Reserve Bank’s announcement

The rand fell more than 1% in the previous session as investors worried about possible geopolitical tension between the US and China

DTIC wants to use pensions to fund industrialisation

Parks Tau proposes regulation 28 changes to help fund industrialisation

NPOs ask court to force Gauteng to treat cancer sufferers

SA’s leading cancer advocacy group takes legal action over unspent cancer treatment funds of about R780m

Mantashe wants private investors for Sapref refinery rebuild

SA’s limited refining capacity a source of concern

Retail sales remain under pressure despite slight three-month lift

Retailers have benefited from nearly four months without load-shedding

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