British holidaymakers flood concerns on Thomas Cook after share price collapse

19 May 2019, 1:54 PM
British holidaymakers on Sunday flooded troubled tour operator Thomas Cook with concerns about their trips, after its share price collapsed.
Summit aims to boost India-SA trade relations 19 April 2018, 11:26 AM

South Africa will at the end of this month host the India-South Africa Business Summit at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.

Malema faces prosecution over alleged corruption 19 April 2018, 10:06 AM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema is to face a private prosecution by lobby group AfriForum for alleged corruption.

Talks push to end nationwide bus strike 19 April 2018, 9:22 AM

A salary increase for bus drivers is one among several negotiation issues to be discussed at the South African Road Passenger Bargaining Council in Johannesburg today.

Nene leads SA delegation at IMF, World Bank meetings 19 April 2018, 6:02 AM

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is leading the South African delegation to the bi-annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington.

Nzimande optimistic new Prasa Board will bring stability 18 April 2018, 9:29 PM

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says he is confident that the new Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa board will bring stability to the rail agency.

Tegeta is no longer able to supply Eskom with coal 18 April 2018, 9:15 PM

Eskom's contract with the Gupta-family linked coal supplier, Tegeta Exploration and Resources, is coming back to haunt the country. The company has been placed under business rescue and is still failing to fulfill its contract to supply coal to power-stations.

Government cuts ties with KPMG and Nkonki Inc 18 April 2018, 7:26 PM

Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu says his department could not continue its relationship with auditing firms, KPMG and Nkonki Inc, while there was a clear breakdown of public trust in the firms.

Nzimande appeals for a solution to bus strike 18 April 2018, 5:55 PM

Thousands of commuters have again been left stranded on Wednesday afternoon as the countrywide bus strike drags on. Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has appealed to all parties to urgently find a negotiated settlement.

Labour dept accepts Imperial CEO Mark Lamberti’s resignation 18 April 2018, 3:17 PM

Lamberti stepped down as CEO, just days after he left the Eskom board and Business Leadership SA. The Progressive Professionals Forum had also accepted Lamberti's resignation earlier this month and said that his step down was "long overdue."

Mantashe criticises mine-owners who abandon disused mines 18 April 2018, 2:44 PM

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has criticised mine owners who abandon disused mines, saying it leads to criminal activities.

SA’s inflation hits seven-year low 18 April 2018, 1:57 PM

South Africa's inflation rate has fallen to a seven-year low, official statistics showed Wednesday, as food prices were tempered by improved rainfall with the easing of a national drought.

Bus drivers blame employer for nationwide strike 18 April 2018, 9:11 AM

Some bus drivers who have joined the nationwide strike say they were left with no option but to participate in the industrial action so as to force the employer to accede to their demands.

UK package deal aims to attract investors, create jobs for SA 18 April 2018, 7:09 AM

South Africa is set to receive a package of R857 million from the UK to help improve the country's business environment.

Nationwide bus strike set to leave thousands stranded 18 April 2018, 6:12 AM

More than 15 bus companies have indicated that they will go on a nationwide strike on Wednesday, forcing thousands of commuters to seek alternative transport.

Business, civic organisations call for Eskom’s restructuring 17 April 2018, 9:12 PM

Business and civic organisations say urgent restructuring is needed to save Eskom from going under.

Ramaphosa hopes to build on relationship between SA, Britain 17 April 2018, 9:08 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has held talks with British leader Theresa May at number 10 Downing Street.

SA government to create business opportunities 17 April 2018, 7:36 PM

Government intends to procure 30% of business from small, medium and micro enterprises.

India-South Africa business summit launched 17 April 2018, 6:35 PM

The High Commissioner of India in South Africa, Ruchira Kamboj, on Tuesday launched a business summit to be held by the two countries at the end of April in a bid to foster bilateral economic cooperation. 

Auditor-General terminates contracts with KPMG and Nkonki Inc 17 April 2018, 5:45 PM

Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu has announced his office's decision to terminate, with immediate effect, the auditing contracts with KPMG and Nkonki Inc.

Bus drivers to embark on nationwide strike on Wednesday 17 April 2018, 4:54 PM

Commuters will have to find alternative transport on Wednesday as bus drivers embark on a nationwide strike.

Qoboshiyane satisfied with Aqua project 17 April 2018, 2:59 PM

Eastern Cape Rural Development and Agrarian Reform MEC, Mlibo Qoboshiyane says he is satisfied with the work done at the multi million rand Aqua project in Graaf Reinet.

Eskom continue to manage possibility of load shedding 17 April 2018, 2:05 PM

Eskom says the coal shortage it is experiencing is manageable, which is why it has not declared a state of emergency.

Eskom diverting coal to under-sourced stations 17 April 2018, 11:09 AM

Eskom says it is working with National Treasury to source more coal for seven of its plants that don't have adequate supply.

Ramaphosa drums up support for InvestSA 17 April 2018, 11:05 AM

As part of drumming up international support for his economic initiative President Cyril Ramaphosa is in the United Kingdom for the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting. He will seek to sell South Africa as an one stop shop for investment.

Molefe loses reappointment bid 17 April 2018, 10:52 AM

The High Court in Pretoria has dismissed former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe's application to appeal a ruling against his appointment.

Court to rule on Molefe’s reappointment at Eskom 17 April 2018, 10:06 AM

The High Court in Pretoria will on Tuesday hear former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe's application for leave to appeal a ruling against his reappointment to the power utility.

Investment drive will boost SA’s economy: Ramaphosa 17 April 2018, 7:27 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says he's optimistic that the ambitious plan that he unveiled on Monday will improve the country's sluggish economy.

KPMG to continue investigations into VBS saga 16 April 2018, 9:27 PM

Auditing firm KPMG says it will continue its own internal and independent investigations against two partners who resigned last week amid accounting irregularities related to VBS Mutual Bank.

Electricity tariff increases should phased in: Eskom 16 April 2018, 7:28 PM

Eskom says any tariff increases granted by energy regulator,  National Energy Regulator of South Africa( Nersa) should be phased in gradually and not be passed onto the consumer at one go.

Ramaphosa appoints four special envoys on investment 16 April 2018, 7:22 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa had announced his decision to appoint four special envoys on investment.