SABC expected to appear before the CCMA on Thursday

2 July 2020, 8:08 AM
The SABC is expected to appear before the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) on Thursday about its planned retrenchment process. The public broadcaster last month issued a notice of redundancy to staff members.
Rand weaker as risk aversion grips investors 3 September 2018, 9:28 AM

The rand opened half a percent lower on Monday as demand for emerging market currencies weakened, with investors buying dollars on expectations the Federal Reserve will keep raising interest rates...

Sasol faces shutdown over black empowerment scheme 3 September 2018, 8:30 AM

Union Solidarity has threatened a total shutdown on Sasol if the company doeas not include white staff in share scheme ownership.

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Spotlight on investment, tourism at China-Africa forum 3 September 2018, 6:31 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jingpin will co-chair the third Forum on China-Africa Corporation starting in Beijing on Monday morning.

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Insurance implications for dual citizen 3 September 2018, 1:07 AM

Recently the issue of wealthy South Africans seeking dual citizenship or residency has been in the spotlight.

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SA, China sign five bilateral agreements 2 September 2018, 5:01 PM

South Africa and China have signed five bilateral agreements during President Cyril Ramaphosa's State Visit to Beijing earlier Sunday afternoon.

Women-owned businesses in KZN receive R1.2 million 2 September 2018, 3:28 PM

Small and emerging women-owned businesses in uMsinga in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands have been given a shot in the arm.

Solidarity to begin strike at Sasol on Monday 2 September 2018, 1:15 PM

South Africa's mainly white Solidarity union will begin a strike on Monday at petrochemicals firm Sasol over a share ownership scheme offered exclusively for black staff.

SA, China to sign more trade, investment agreements 2 September 2018, 7:32 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has told Chinese business people that policy certainty will go a long way in helping South Africa become an attractive investment destination.

MTN affair casts shadow over Nigeria economy: analysts 2 September 2018, 7:10 AM

Nigeria's decision to order South African telecoms giant MTN to repay billions of dollars that it had allegedly illegally repatriated over a period of eight years could sour investor sentiment towards the country...

Women in construction demand equal opportunities 1 September 2018, 6:08 PM

Women in construction want their slice of the pie and they now have the backing of the department of Human Settlements.

Govt has no intention to lay off staff in public sector: Dlodlo 1 September 2018, 6:53 AM

Public Service and Administration minister, Ayanda Dlodlo says government has no intention to lay off staff in the public sector.

Dept of Energy expected to announce fuel price increase 31 August 2018, 5:16 PM

The Department of Energy is expected to announce another fuel price increase during the weekend which the Automobile Association (AA) has warned will take to record high levels next month.

The AA attributes the expected hikes to the weakening of the rand.
Another fuel increase expected in September 31 August 2018, 1:34 PM

The Department of Energy is expected to announce a fuel price increase during the weekend which the Automobile Association has warned will take to record high levels in September.

WATCH: SARS commission of inquiry 31 August 2018, 9:10 AM

The SARS inquiry is in its 11th round of public hearings since it started earlier this year. On the final day of public hearings, the commission will hear testimonies from Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene and and Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba.

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Nigeria stuns MTN with R8.1 billion demand, shares plunge 31 August 2018, 8:24 AM

 MTN Group shares plunged as much as 25% to a nine year low on Thursday, a day after Nigeria ordered the telecoms group's Lagos-based business to hand over $8.1 billion that the authorities say was illegally sent abroad.

Blade Nzimande
No immediate plans to scrap e-tolls: Nzimande 31 August 2018, 6:35 AM

Transport Minister, Blade Nzimande says there are no immediate plans to scrap the controversial e-tolling system in Gauteng.

Questionable tender prices dominate Sars inquiry 30 August 2018, 8:16 PM

It has emerged that Bain, the consulting agency responsible for introducing the restructuring project at SARS followed an irregular tender process which saw the getting paid R164 million for what was initially a tender R2 million tender.

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MTN concerned about declining share price 30 August 2018, 2:37 PM

Mobile operator MTN is concerned about its share price which has continued to decline after Nigeria ordered it and its bankers to pay an eight-point-one-billion-dollars refund.

‘Eskom employees who participated in wage strike will not be dismissed’ 30 August 2018, 10:20 AM

Labour union National Union of Mineworkers has confirmed that Eskom employees who participated in the protracted wage strike will not be dismissed.

Unions, Eskom sign new wage agreement 30 August 2018, 8:14 AM

The National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa( NUMSA) and NUM have signed a wage agreement with power utility Eskom, ending the protracted strike.

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Municipalities that invested in VBS Bank in dire financial distress 30 August 2018, 7:42 AM

Limpopo municipalities that invested with the troubled VBS Mutual Bank are facing financial constraints.

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Africa popular among tobacco companies 29 August 2018, 9:07 PM

A study conducted by the University of Cape Town's Economics of Tobacco Control Project has found that Africa has become a prime target for tobacco companies.

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Denel, SA Express report financial woes 29 August 2018, 4:05 PM

The newly appointed boards of armaments manufacturer Denel and regional airline SA Express say they have found dysfunctional organisations with serious liquidity problems.

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Citrus farmers in EC receive a R55 million pack-house boost 29 August 2018, 12:05 PM

Citrus farmers in the Ngqushwa area in the Eastern Cape have received a major boost after the provincial agriculture department officially gave them a R55 million pack-house.

WATCH: SARS Commission of inquiry 29 August 2018, 9:56 AM

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is taking the stand at the SARS Commission of inquiry in Pretoria.

SARS inquiry to hear Minister Nene’s testimony 29 August 2018, 8:16 AM

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is on Wednesday expected to take the stand at the SARS Commission of Inquiry in Pretoria.

State capture has brought companies to their knees: Gordhan 29 August 2018, 6:25 AM

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says those involved in corruption in the public sector are often oblivious about its impact.

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Investment in manufacturing expands 28 August 2018, 7:15 PM

Overall investment in the manufacturing sector continued to expand in the second quarter of 2018, according to the Manufacturing Circle Investment Tracker.

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Former Steinhoff Chief Executive will not appear before Parliament 28 August 2018, 6:55 PM

Former Steinhoff Chief Executive Markus Jooste will not appear before Parliament on Wednesday. According to terms of an agreement with Parliament, he will appear on September 5th.