President Cyril Ramaphosa has reiterated that the unbundling of Eskom is not the path to privatisation.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has launched its first business current affairs programme which is set to air weekly on DStv channel 404.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced the formation of a special committee to oversee operations at Eskom. As the country endures a fifth consecutive day of power outages, the President says the committee will provide daily reports to him.
Eskom says it will implement stage 2 loadshedding on Thursday until 22:00. The power utility has implemented loadshedding for four days already.
Preparations have begun for the recovery mission of the 22 people trapped underground at the Gloria coal mine in Middleburg, Mpumalanga.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to announce more plans on how to solve Eskom's power crisis on Thursday. This after Minister of Public Enterprises, Pravin Gordhan, told Parliament that the power utility needed a cash injection by April in order to survive.
The Minerals Council of South Africa says the ongoing loadshedding is likely to affect production in the ailing mining sector. The council says the power outages have put mines under increasing pressure to stay afloat, following months of production decline and dropping commodity prices.
Renault's board of directors is, on Wednesday, expected to deny stock options and other compensation to former CEO Carlos Ghosn worth nearly 10 million euros, sources with knowledge of the matter told AFP.
Despite a fall in overall profits the world's second largest brewer recorded growing sales in major markets last year, although it warned that 2019 could be "volatile".
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday he hopes for "productive" trade meetings in China this week, as the two countries seek to hammer out an agreement amid a festering dispute that has seen both level tariffs at each other.
Economist Henk Lagenhoven says mining companies will be faced with two major obstacles on Wednesday - Eskom's Stage3 load shedding and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) nationwide strike against job losses.
Eskom says it will resume Stage -3 loadshedding starting from 8:00 to 23: 00 on Wednesday.
Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) has called on all workers in the country to join its national strike on Wednesday.
South Africa's unemployment remains one of the highest in the world despite some improvement in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Eskom's heavy loadshedding is having a devastating effect on small businesses across the country with many saying they are being forced to curtail production.
Presidential Envoy, Mcebisi Jonas says government will have to manage its finances and debts very well in the next few years if the country wants to avoid further downgrade and IMF bail outs.
Economists say they remain extremely worried about the recent rotational load shedding announced by Eskom.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expecting a detailed report from Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan about the Eskom crisis when he returns home from the African Union Summit in Ethiopia.
The rate of unemployment is expected to have improved slightly in the fourth quarter on the back of seasonal hiring. Jobs data will be released on Tuesday.
The scourge of corruption and conflict on the continent will impede economic growth and may discourage foreign investment if not controlled.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed anger and disappointment at Eskom's announcement that it is applying stage four load-shedding across the country.
Eskom has now implemented stage four load shedding. The embattled power utility says it has lost another six generating units and this has necessitated the increase in loadshedding from stage two to stage four.
Eskom Head of Risk and Sustainability Andrew Etzinger says they will be implementing Stage 2 rotational load shedding from nine o'clock on Monday morning.
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has raised concern about the future of the World Trade Organisation.
The stunning revelation that a tabloid obtained below-the-belt selfies of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos -- the world's richest man -- suggests that even billionaires are not out of the reach of hackers.
Power utility Eskom has issued a statement warning the country about planned stage two load shedding on Sunday.
Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA is telling customers of its joint ventures to deposit oil sales proceeds in an account recently opened at Russia’s Gazprombank AO, according to sources and an internal document seen by Reuters on Saturday.
The South African Communist Party (SACP) says the current model that Eskom operates on favours independent power producers.
Several non-governmental organisations in Mozambique on Saturday called on Credit Suisse to write off debt their government contracted with the Swiss bank
Weeks of public sniggering and indignation culminated Saturday when the British government cancelled a ferry contract it had awarded to a firm with no ships.