US crude stocks fell 7.1-million barrels in the week to August 12, Energy Information Administration data shows
It has not made up for all the destruction it wreaked on SA
Labour federation hopes national strike will bring economy to a standstill so government has to acknowledge the socioeconomic crisis facing SA
The party’s internal leadership contest in December is expected to gain momentum once the the nomination process kicks off
The JSE now has 92 ETF listings with a combined market capitalisation of R118bn
The rand will continue to lose value if we don't adopt policies that create a superior emerging market with a far lower risk premium
The claim by Sars that it costs the country R31bn is wrong — the real cost is about R4bn a year
The president said the meeting, held in DRC, looked at ‘very positive’ initiatives that Sadc member states have embarked on
Jockey Jim Crowley hails the favourite and says he will never find another horse like this again
From Cape Agulhas to where the first Land Rover design was sketched in the sands of Red Wharf Bay in 1947
As we begin to wrestle with the grand task of first rescuing and then reviving our shattered economy, certain points are becoming clear. State stimulus packages may be imperative, but they cannot hope to meet the challenge alone. We can also no longer afford to ignore the economic and social impacts of investment decisions that externalise costs now, only to internalise them in grand fashion further down the road. If there was ever a moment for the many years of pontification on how to build a sustainable economy to start delivering the goods, surely it must be now.
Long-term economic, environmental and social risks are linked. Environmental disasters such as floods, droughts, fires and pandemics inevitably cause economic, social and health stresses — particularly for those who lack the financial resilience to ride out the shocks. Transitioning to a sustainable economy poses additional threats to jobs and communities if this transition is not well planned and socially just...<...
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