Miners have a good day, on a high trading day, as does Naspers, which closes at R4,090 with the share gaining 103% so far this year
A broader market is good for consumers of the metal but makes for a tougher job for whoever wins the next round of the presidential election, writes David Fickling
Molefe insists that he has ‘never been at a meeting to discuss the looting of state resources’
In an affidavit‚ Gwede Mantashe says the applicants sent the ANC a letter earlier in November‚ saying they made a ‘conscious decision to withdraw the court application’
Miners warn of job losses and lower output after WA unilaterally reintroduces higher gold royalty, that will affect Gold Fields and AngloGold
‘Investors always look ahead. Investors anticipated a long time ago that the country’s credit rating might be downgraded, says analyst
Transaction Capital says fare increases have led to greater profits, while competitive pricing and convenience are driving commuters away from buses and trains
Resignation of long-standing Zimbabwe president is welcomed by statesmen, organisations and political parties in South Africa and across the border
Allister Coetzee stresses the potentially disruptive effect of bringing in players who earn their living at clubs outside SA
In this extract from Ramaphosa: The Man Who Would be King, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa speaks about the 1996 Johnnic deal
It is quite comical when the bunch of rogues in the AU and Southern African Development Community treat a coup as original sin
Let’s get this right: there has been no revolution in Zimbabwe
So far we have refused to open the door to a thriving, innovative and caring democracy
At least now South Africans can go about their business without the fear of bullets flying around
The symptoms that led up to the takeover are indistinguishable from the current crop of thieves and gangsters running SA
Company directors should be aware of their roles and responsibilities in terms of the Companies Act regarding corruption
It’s only the masses that have to pick up the pieces
By my analysis of the raw data, reinvested distributions in the year amount to R79bn, or more than half the reported R138bn net inflow
Dagada’s claim that we should have included financial companies in our study is ill-founded, write Orin Tambo and Stuart Theobald
South Africans who invested their pensions in overseas equities would have done even better — far better
The question of whether there is cash hoarding can therefore not be answered by looking at reserves. One has to assess cash holdings directly
President Jacob Zuma as an individual is behaving very rationally, with all his focus on himself and all his tactics designed to benefit his personal ends.
Although we were preferred bidders for the Rugby World Cup 2023, there were detrimental aspects that were taken into account in not awarding the tournament to ...
The education imbroglio, still unresolved after being tampered with by successive ministries, has finally reached its decisive stage.
Thrasymachus was right: justice is the rule of the strong, truth is a weapon of the powerful, objectivity a tool of the elite.
Sarah Wild noted in her article on insect populations, which cited research in Germany showing a 75% decline in insect numbers over the past 30 years, that the ...
Commercial banks may not make the necessary education loans because satisfactory collateral could only be offered by the rich, who don’t need the loans ...
Cape Town hopes to desalinate 250-million litres per day. Sea water contains about 35g of salts per litre, so desalination will produce 8,750 tonnes of salt a ...
His announcement has nothing to do with students. It is unbridled populism.
Why does the government not legalise the production and sale of marijuana? It could create jobs, save money that would be wasted on prison inmates, reduce the ...
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