The supply restraint by Opec and Russia props up crude, as does US oil production stalling due to icy weather
Whitey Basson is ‘sorry for the millions of people’ who have had their investments compromised by Steinhoff’s share collapse, and which MP is said to have stolen two calves?
A number of unions are targeting Wits, Unisa and the Durban University of Technology in a bid to get an 8% increase
Jan Friederich, the head of Middle East and Africa sovereign ratings at Fitch, talks to Business Day TV about what lies ahead for SA
It also expects an additional $3bn of Gulf-related costs this year, bringing the total disaster-linked costs to about $65bn
Growth accelerated to 6.5% in November from 5.2% in October, with the biggest positive contributors being platinum group metals, iron ore and coal
The diamond is the size of two golf balls, and is expected to fetch up to $50m; Laurence Graff’s Graff Diamonds is Gem Diamonds’ biggest shareholder
The East China Sea is a large fishing area, and species such as mackerel could be affected by a spill, Greenpeace said last week
De Villiers and Elgar steady the ship to give SA a lead of 118 after India’s captain makes merry
Market Theatre Laboratory students deliver a production celebrating the life of Chris Hani
Farmers between Bloemfontein and Kimberley lost millions of rand as the inferno destroyed land, a lapa‚ an animal feed store and tractor
The 2018 harvest is expected to be about far smaller than 2017’s with ‘producers’ water resources cut by 40% to 60%’ due to the Western ...
Wine industry body VinPro says the drought, a shrinking area under vines and frost damage will have a negative effect on the size of the crop
Diversification helps the group increase annual earnings and gross profit
The drop is due to lower sugar prices and a reduction in sugar cane under crop due to drought
Revenue from operations elsewhere in Africa rockets
Kaap Agri is an agricultural services conglomerate with a fast-growing retail hub
Company expects its sugar production to improve substantially over the next couple of years, thanks to agricultural improvements and new planting initiatives
The farming community retailer Kaap Agri has kept the profit taps open
The Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries Minister urges government departments and farmers associations to work together to isolate criminals
The Citrus Growers Association of Southern Africa makes the call amid an ongoing dispute between SA and the EU about the fungal disease, citrus black spot
Agricultural investment firm’s Philafrica Foods and integrated chicken producer Novos Horizontes agree to venture in Mozambique
Drought, and now frost, will put pressure on wine grape producers’ 2018 harvest
The two estates, Magwa and Majola, have been consolidated to facilitate the rescue
Outbreaks of the highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of the virus have been hammering SA’s poultry industry for the past few months
The auditor-general says Safcol’s procurement processes are not fair, transparent and competitive, and proper control systems to safeguard its assets are ...
Exports of raw meat, eggs and live birds from South Africa to some trade partners have been disrupted
‘We’ve decided to take the R12 and walk away,’ says CBH CEO Marthinus Stander
The takeover battle is back in limbo, and Country Bird will have to notify the commission and get approval for the deal if it plans to resuscitate the bid
Maker of industrial, sanitaryware and kitchen products offloads 49% interest in Grohe Dawn Watertech to Japan’s Lixil Corporation
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