Energy experts warn that load shedding could get more severe and Eskom has reiterated that the system is constrained and has urged customers to reduce their electricity use.
The ANC has expressed concern about Telkom's intention to retrench at least 20% of its workforce.
The ANC has called on the Eskom board to support the newly-appointed interim board chairperson Professor Malegapuru Makgoba in implementing a comprehensive turnaround strategy for the struggling power utility.
Professor Malegapuru Makgoba has been appointed Eskom's interim chairperson.
NUM and Numsa have been picketing outside Eskom head offices at Megawatt Park in Sunninghill, Johannesburg.
Struggling state utility Eskom took a dispute with energy regulator Nersa to court on Wednesday, arguing that the regulator's three-year tariff decision last year was flawed and threatened the power firm with financial disaster.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says more work is needed to ensure that the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) delivers on its mandate.
Israel began exporting natural gas to Egypt on Wednesday under one of the most important deals to have been signed by the neighbors since they made peace decades ago.
Old Mutual says it will waste no time in looking for a permanent Chief Executive Officer(CEO) following its court victory in the long-standing case with its former CEO Peter Moyo.
Members of the National Metal workers Union will picket at the Eskom Head office in Megawatt Park in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says government has heeded the call by business to decentralize State Owned Enterprises and reduce political interference.
The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture continues on Wednesday with evidence relating to law enforcement agencies.
Boeing Co reported its worst annual net orders in decades on Tuesday, along with its lowest numbers for plane deliveries in 11 years, as the grounding of its 737 MAX jet saw it fall far behind main competitor Airbus.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa is embarking on a new trajectory of self-generation of energy.
Business Unity South Africa President, Sipho Pityana, says business would like to see leadership certainty at Eskom.
US President Donald J. Trump is set to participate in the 50th anniversary meeting of political and business leaders being held at Davos from Jan 21-24, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said on Tuesday.
The High Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday has ruled that Old Mutual does not have to reinstate its sacked chief executive Peter Moyo.
Woolworths Holdings Limited has announced Roy Baggatini as its new CEO and Executive Director.
The former president of the Inkatha Freedom Party, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, has described the iconic businessman, Dr Richard Maponya, as one who created opportunities for success.
Eskom says it is working towards limiting the risk of load shedding despite the power system remaining constrained.
Eskom has refuted reports that stage 8 load shedding is imminent.
Asian shares hit a 7-month high, China's yuan jumped and safe-harbour assets slipped on Tuesday, amid signs of goodwill between China and the United States, as the world's two biggest economies prepared to sign a truce in their trade war.
As Eskom struggles to keep the lights on, analysts and labour are calling for the axing of the entire Eskom board.
Retailer Massmart has announced that it has started a consultation process that could end in the closure of as many as 34 Dion Wired and Masscash stores - affecting the jobs of over 1 400 workers.
Business Unity South Africa has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act immediately to help boost economic growth.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has encouraged South African businesses to invest in his country.
The Competition Commission says it is still pursuing retailers that do not comply with guidelines of the Competition Act regarding prices of school uniforms.
The 1968 Ford Mustang GT that Steve McQueen drove in the classic car chase from the movie "Bullitt, one of the most famed cars from American cinema, sold for $3.4million at auction in Florida, Mecum Auctions said.
Bank of England (BoE) policymaker, Gertjan Vlieghe, said on Sunday he will vote for a cut in interest rates later this January, barring an “imminent and significant” improvement in the country’s growth data.
ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa says he intends instituting a special council to look into all State-Owned Enterprises including Eskom and South African Airways,