PETER BRUCE: Eskom’s rosy new messaging sparks doubts

Either the utility publishes one public EAF and another that’s not available to public, or the February 22 statement is incorrect

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NATHALIE SCHOOLING: Employee loyalty’s about meaning, not money

Workers want a sense of purpose in their jobs, to be seen and treated as humans, not an expendable resource

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MIKE DOLAN: Forex markets likely to languish in the doldrums

Foreign exchange seismograph is at its quietest since before the invasion of Ukraine

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LUNGILE MASHELE: Don’t be like Germany — figure out our energy needs

De-industrialisation is not an option, so focus on why electricity demand looks the way it does

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EDITORIAL: Leadership continuity is good for Sars

Commissioner Edward Kieswetter stays on for two more years

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EDITORIAL: No-one is above the law

National assembly vote reminds us that even judges can be judged

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HAWKEN MCEWAN: Greylisting: state and businesses need to work towards turnaround

Given the election, it remains to be seen whether the government can address shortcomings by 2025

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KAREN KING: Five focus points to improve climate resilience in SA

To build SA’s climate resilience we should make sure that we are designing, implementing and maintaining our infrastructure effectively

YACOOB ABBA OMAR: Mayihlome! Let the election drum beat on

In May, South Africans should use the act of voting to commit to building the nation

ANDY HOME: Copper super-bulls await opportunity in options market

But the price dynamic is discouraging any big directional play in the futures market

NQOBILE XABA: The inherent lessons in harnessing technology

The demise of SA’s nuclear reactor project is a case study in a missed opportunity, given that the US and China continue to make progress in this regard

JABULANI SIKHAKHANE: Bank plays with fire by showing its vaults can be pried open

Raiding unrealised profits from reserves is the most dangerous move since 1994

WANDILE SIHLOBO: Agricultural exports hit record despite logistical bars

Shipments rise 3% in spite of being boxed in by defective port, rail and road infrastructure

MICHAEL FRIDJHON: The painstaking process to produce immortal ports

It took decades for the vineyards of touriga nacional to deliver fruit with necessary depth and intensity