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How SA municipalities make money

How SA municipalities make money

Municipal income for the financial year ended June 2015 climbed to R309 billion, up from R283,5 billion in 2014, according to new data from StatsSA.

Government - By Staff Writer | 29 June, 2016
This awesome South African advert won a top prize at Cannes festival

This awesome South African advert won a top prize at Cannes festival

The Johannesburg office of Ogilvy & Mather (O&M), has picked up a Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, in the Radio category for its ‘Everyman Meal’ campaign for KFC.

Media - By Staff Writer | 29 June, 2016
Is it time to get out of South Africa?

Is it time to get out of South Africa?

Evans Osemwegie, an emerging markets analyst and self-confessed contrarian, says that investors should liquidate their financial holdings in South Africa as the country faces severe challenges.

Columns, Finance - By Staff Writer | 29 June, 2016
Brexit will not lead to recession in South Africa: Reserve Bank governor

Brexit will not lead to recession in South Africa: Reserve Bank governor

South African Reserve Bank governor, Lesetja Kganyago, says that while a decision by Britain to exit the European Union will impact economic growth locally, it will not lead to a recession.

Finance - By Staff Writer | 29 June, 2016
This is how many people South African startups employ

This is how many people South African startups employ

Nearly 50% of start-ups say they created a business out of an idea that came to them from the environment in which they live, while 85% of all start-ups are self-funded.

Internet - By News24Wire | 29 June, 2016
One graph shows how bad South Africa’s consumer debt is

One graph shows how bad South Africa’s consumer debt is

South Africans are becoming more heavily indebted, with interest rate hikes and the weak economy crippling households across the country.

Business, Finance - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
‘Feckless’ Zuma is out of his depth

‘Feckless’ Zuma is out of his depth

John Kane-Berman says Jacob Zuma is out of his depth when it comes to trying to curb violence.

Columns, Government - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
The full list of people in line for Madonsela’s job

The full list of people in line for Madonsela’s job

The full list of candidates who have been nominated for the post of Public Protector has been released.

Government - By News24Wire | 28 June, 2016
How rich you would be if you invested in MultiChoice’s BEE scheme

How rich you would be if you invested in MultiChoice’s BEE scheme

MultiChoice, the video entertainment and internet company, says that black South Africans now own 40% of the company.

Media - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
Poll shows why black and white South Africans can’t get along

Poll shows why black and white South Africans can’t get along

The latest Gauteng Quality of Life Survey reveals what citizens of the South Africa’s most populous and wealthiest province think of the current social and political climate of the country.

General - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
Inside the luxury R70 million home of a former SA banking exec – on auction

Inside the luxury R70 million home of a former SA banking exec – on auction

The home of former African bank CEO, Leon Kirkinis, is set to be auctioned off to the highest bidder in July 2016, after the house failed to attract buyers at an original price of R70 million.

General - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
Scare-mongering can stop now, the Brexit vote is over

Scare-mongering can stop now, the Brexit vote is over

I do not share the pessimism expressed by some on the potential negative impact of Brexit – term used to refer to the now almost certain exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union – on African countries.

Columns, Finance - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
Liquid Telecom buys Neotel for R6.5 billion

Liquid Telecom buys Neotel for R6.5 billion

Liquid Telecom, a privately-owned pan-African telecoms group majority owned by Econet Global, has entered into an agreement to acquire Neotel.

Business, Mobile - By MyBroadband | 28 June, 2016
5 things you need to know in business today

5 things you need to know in business today

Here’s what is happening in South Africa and the markets today (28 June 2016)

Business, Finance - By Staff Writer | 28 June, 2016
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