Positive earnings reports from US retail giants helped support sentiment in Wall Street overnight, but attention is on the future of monetary policy
Though highly skilled, SA farmers need access to support services to meet consumer demand for close-at-hand ethically farmed, organic produce
Durban plant may be at full steam only next year, with lost production of 68,600 vehicles likely
The governing party is discussing whether those criminally convicted of a serious crime should still have a home in the ANC
The battery maker will be BMW’s primary supplier of larger-format cylindrical batteries from a new facility in Hungary
July credit and debit card transactions and vehicle sales show us demand is strong
New survey highlights the gender imbalance that has overshadowed SA’s corporate sector for years
The South American country’s most polarised election in decades pits a nationalist populist against a former union leader who was jailed for corruption
England Test captain says he hopes his team has retained their “venom” before the three-match series against SA
Remarkably easy to travel to and magnificent to behold, the Falls are the top attraction of this Zimbabwean town with decent hotels and outdoor activities
Our best hope of a bright future is to ensure we never return to normal, Steven Friedman wrote last week, and how right he is (“Return to normal will not put economy back on track (https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/opinion/columnists/2020-08-18-steven-friedman-return-to-normal-will-not-put-economy-back-on-track/)”, August 18).
Doubtless, Friedman would differ sharply with us at the Institute of Race Relations (IRR) — and we with him — on core elements of what would constitute a better route to a brighter future. But it remains true that a “return to normal” would be the wholly unsatisfactory status quo of a country we might recognise in Friedman’s sketch of it...
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