Zeerust business forum wants construction of town’s mall stopped

6 March 2021, 5:13 PM
A Zeerust business forum in the North West wants the construction of a new mega shopping complex in the town to be halted, saying it won't benefit the community.
SABC wants MultiChoice deal review 23 November 2017, 8:48 AM

SABC board member, Michael Markovitz, says regulations on free-to-air television channels have had a concerning impact on the public broadcaster from a revenue point of view.

30 municipalities face water cuts over outstanding debts 23 November 2017, 6:18 AM

The Water and Sanitation Department has threatened to cut water supply to 30 municipalities across the country in two weeks’ time.

SARS urged to toughen up against illicit financial flows 23 November 2017, 5:52 AM

The South African Revenue Service has been urged to apply punitive measures on corporate companies especially mines that are evading tax while doing business with companies in neighbouring countries.

Zimbabweans hope the economy will pick up 22 November 2017, 6:12 PM

As a new reality dawns on Zimbabwe, many are hoping the economy and investment will now begin to pick up.

Tsotsi says he was instructed to suspend senior execs at Eskom 22 November 2017, 4:05 PM

Former Eskom board chairperson Zola Tsotsi says he was instructed to suspend senior executives of the power utility and hold an inquiry into its finances in the presence of President Jacob Zuma.

Former Eskom chairperson alleges Guptas threatened to get him fired 22 November 2017, 11:51 AM

Former Eskom board chairperson, Zola Tsotsi, has alleged that Tony Gupta threatened to sack him during a meeting in 2015.

Watch Eskom Inquiry 22 November 2017, 10:56 AM

The Eskom corporate governance probe by the Public Enterprises Committee is continuing.

Airlines settle Twin Towers claim over 9/11 attacks 22 November 2017, 8:36 AM

American Airlines and United Airlines have agreed to a $95.1 million settlement with the developer of the World Trade Center over the September 11, 2001 attacks, ending 13 years of litigation.

Molefe admits to pension payout mistake 22 November 2017, 8:00 AM

Members of the Public Enterprises Committee of the National Assembly, including the evidence leader Ntuthuzelo Vanara, on Tuesday grilled former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe during his testimony to the inquiry into Eskom.

WATCH Brian Molefe appear before Parliamentary Eskom Inquiry 21 November 2017, 7:23 PM

The Public Enterprises Committee of the National Assembly is receiving evidence from former CEO Mr Brian Molefe.

South Africans warned on spending on Black Friday 21 November 2017, 6:18 PM

Debt rescue says the number of consumers who undergo debt counselling doubles every January, therefore consumers should avoid buy small items on credit and buy only necessities on Black Friday.

KZN farmer wins provincial entrepreneur award 21 November 2017, 1:59 PM

A leading female KwaZulu-Natal farmer has been honoured with the “Female Entrepreneur of the Year” award at the KZN Female Entrepreneur Awards, hosted by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.

Sassa, Post Office sign implementation deal 21 November 2017, 11:50 AM

A social grant payment Implementation Protocol has been signed between social security agency, Sassa, and the South African Post office as part of a final agreement.

Former Eskom CEO faces grilling in Parliament 21 November 2017, 6:59 AM

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe and former Board chairperson Zola Tsotsi will appear before the parliamentary inquiry into Eskom Tuesday morning.

Businesses remain an important asset in SA’s economy: BLSA 20 November 2017, 7:42 PM

Businesses remain the most significant direct contributor to the South African economy and employs 6-point-9 times the number of public sector employees.

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange expects to lose further ground 20 November 2017, 4:38 PM

For much of this year Zimbabweans have been piling into stocks in an effort to counter falling bank balances against real US dollar notes and now the bourse fell for the second consecutive day on Friday down 33 % since the military took-over in the country.

Joburg cancels fire engines contract amid corruption allegations 20 November 2017, 9:07 AM

The City of Johannesburg has cancelled a contract for the provision of fire engines worth R161 million because of corruption.

Eskom urged to put Kusile, Medupi projects on hold 20 November 2017, 5:52 AM

The DA has called on power utility Eskom to put on hold its Kusile and Medupi projects.

Mkhondo mayor lives in fear 19 November 2017, 8:39 PM

Mpumalanga mayor is leaving in fear after receiving death threats on his phone. This comes after numerous disagreements with shop owners in Mkhondo Municipality. 

DA calls on Eskom to put projects on hold 19 November 2017, 3:38 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on power utility, Eskom to put on hold its Kusile and Medupi projects.

Zuma echoes support for struggling SOEs 19 November 2017, 7:45 AM

President Jacob Zuma has reiterated government's commitment to supporting struggling state-owned enterprises such as Eskom, the SAA and the SABC.

Zuma reiterates govt’s commitment to support SOEs 18 November 2017, 9:41 PM

President Jacob Zuma has reiterated government's commitment to support struggling State-Owned Enterprises such as Eskom, the SAA and the SABC.

Makhura to facilitate transfer of Michael Sachs to provincial government 18 November 2017, 9:23 PM

Gauteng Premier, David Makhura has requested Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba to facilitate the transfer of Michael Sachs to the provincial government

China, SA strengthen trade with launch of national liquor brand 18 November 2017, 9:18 PM

Cape Town got a taste of China’s much punted Belt and Road Initiative when China’s national liquor brand Kweichou Maotai was launched on African soil.

Zuma launches InvestSA One Stop Shop 18 November 2017, 12:58 PM

President Jacob Zuma, accompanied by KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willis Mchunu and Economic Development MEC Sihle Zikalala, has launched the InvestSA One Stop Shop in Durban.

FFC proposes tougher bailouts rules 17 November 2017, 7:18 PM

The Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC) says government guarantees should not be used as an "easy option" to balance the books of state owned companies.

Parties reviewing SA mining charter ready to have their voices heard 17 November 2017, 2:45 PM

The Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS) has dismissed the SA Chamber of Mines’ assertion that it submitted at a “very late stage” its papers seeking leave to intervene as co-applicants in its application for a review of the Mining Charter. This comes after the Chamber said earlier this week that it is not supporting the urgent applications […]

‘Black business empowerment a solution to unemployment’ 17 November 2017, 2:34 PM

The Free State government has stressed that black business empowerment is the solution that will bring stability and fight unemployment in the country.

Crimes against set to increase ahead of festive season 17 November 2017, 6:16 AM

Businesses should expect a rise in armed robberies, cash in transit burglaries and ATM bombings ahead of the festive season.

Govt guarantees not an ‘easy option’ to balance SOEs books: FFC 16 November 2017, 8:15 PM

The Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC) says government guarantees should not be used as an "easy option" to balance the books of state-owned companies.