Dutch Central Bank Governor Klaas Knot expects the euro zone economy to recover speed in the second half after a sluggish start to 2019, but in an interview with Handelsblatt the noted hawk was distinctly dovish on long-term interest rates.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says government will be meeting with organisations representing the truck drivers in the country soon. Last week, seven trucks were burnt on the N3 near Mooi River during a violent protest.
The Energy Department has announced a steep fuel hike which comes into effect on Wednesday.
Labour union, Nehawu says the strike at SARS will continue in the coming week - despite ongoing salary negotiations.
The DA says it will write to credit rating agency, Moody's, to request an explanation on why the agency held off on releasing a rating report for South Africa on Friday night.
Egypt's President Abdel Fattahal-Sisi has raised the minimum wage to 2,000 Egyptian pounds($115.74) a month from 1,200, he said at an event on Saturdaycelebrating women.
Cabinet has announced that efforts are under way to assist the SABC to raise R3.2 billion, as interim funding from commercial banks.
Moody's Investors Service has surprised the markets after deciding not to release a report on South Africa's credit rating.
Moody's Investor Services is expected to announce South Africa's credit rating on Friday evening.
Swedish ready-to-wear giant H&M's profits fell by less than expected from December to February, the company said Friday, sending its stock soaring.
Moody's is on Friday expected to review South Africa's credit rating, taking into account the growth prospects of the economy.
Chinese telecom giant Huawei vowed on Friday to "shake off outside distractions" as it announced that its telecom infrastructure business contracted slightly in 2018 amid a global US campaign to blacklist the company over espionage fears.
Top negotiators from China and the United States resumed a fresh round of trade talks in Beijing on Friday aiming to settle the bruising spat that has threatened the global economy.
SARS says it has obtained an interim court order interdicting Nehawu and PSA members from picketing in places other than those specified in the CCMA Picketing Rules.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni says the decision by the board of the South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) to temporarily suspend summonses to recover e-toll debt, is a bad one and should be reversed immediately.
Iceland's budget carrier WOW Air collapsed on Thursday, the latest in a string of low-cost airlines to go under after the fiercely competitive industry suffered from rising fuel prices in 2018.
The governor of the South African Reserve Bank Lesetja Kganyago has announced that the repo rate will remain unchanged at 6.75%.
KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala says a lot has been achieved to integrate blacks into the mainstream economy but women and the youth remain marginalised.
Gauteng premier David Makhura has welcomed roads agency Sanral's decision to suspend the process of collecting e-toll debt.
Former BOSASA COO Angelo Agrizzi says he's willing to give the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture further evidence despite more information emerging on Wednesday that his life is in danger.
Mercedes-Benz maker, Daimler and Chinese auto giant Geely announced plans on Thursday to develop the next generation of electric Smart cars to be made in China in a joint venture.
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) says it will soon write to the South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) to request it to give more clarity on its decision to suspend the collection of e-toll debt.
The newly-appointed South African Revenue Service (SARS) Commissioner, Edward Kieswetter, says he will meet with the former acting commissioner Mark Kingon on Thursday as an estimated 10 000 SARS employees who belong to labour unions, NEHAWU and the PSA, embark on a nationwide strike.
Mining companies have requested a judicial review of South Africa's 2018 mining charter.
An estimated 10 000 SARS employees who belong to labour unions, NEHAWU and the PSA, are set to embark on a nationwide strike on Thursday.
Southwest Airlines trimmed its revenue estimate Wednesday, citing flight cancellations due to the Boeing 737 MAX grounding among key factors dragging on earnings.
Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni says he is confident that new SARS Commissioner, Edward Kieswetter will restore confidence in the Revenue Service as a respected tax collector.
Lawrence Mulaudzi of Kilimanjaro Capital took the stand at the PIC commission of inquiry telling of a painful decision the company had to make to partner with Sakhumnotho on a BEE transaction at the insistence of the PIC.
US carmaker Ford will close three of the four factories of its Russian joint venture after deciding to stop making passenger cars in a country where car sales have slumped in recent years, the company said Wednesday.
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) says the South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) decision to suspend the collection of all e-toll debt should be taken with a pinch of salt.