EDITORS’ LUNCHBOX: Mzwanele Manyi distances himself from Guptas in bid for TV licence
Land Bank due to triple its lending to small farmers, and Floyd Shivambu says Lionel Messi was ‘honoured’ to meet the EFF
Stories of note
Bytes from the digital world
An associate of the Guptas? Not us, insists Mzwanele Manyi’s, "new" company as it pleads for a broadcasting licence.
The Land Bank due to triple its lending to small farmers. However, it is critically important for applicants to have access to land.
In my opinion
Matters of debate
Karen Heese and Kevin Allan argue that the clamour for housing and land are a major theme of protests in 2018 as the issue occupies the national political agenda, but so too are simple service delivery demands — for potable water and accountable municipal leadership.
A second general election victory in 2019 would cement Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s position as one of the leading political figures in the world. But it would not end the anxieties about his political project.
The long and the short of the markets
Mall vacancies are due to spike as Edcon is expected to reduce its SA footprint by a third, potentially closing up to 500,000m² of retail space as leases come up for renewal.
Through SA Taxi, funder Transaction Capital repossessed about 200 vehicles a month, which was about 11% of its book.