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19 Jun 2017
 
 
South Africa's rand steadies, stocks to open higher
ECONOMY
South Africa's rand steadied early on Monday after selling in the previous session as rising interest rates in the US weakened demand for emerging market currencies. At 0637 GMT, the rand traded at...
 
 
01 Jun 2017
 
KZN: Sihle Zikala: Address by KZN MEC for EDTEA, during the Social Cohesion and Moral Regeneration Summit, KwaMashu, KZN (01/06/2017)
Topics
Let us predicate our remarks by reminding all of us about a story that has been interwoven into the socio-economic fibre in the post-apartheid South Africa.
 
 
18 May 2017
 
DSBD: Lindiwe Zulu: Address by Minister of Small Business Development, on the occasion of delivering budget vote speech,National Assembly, Cape Town (18/05/2017)
Small Business Development
It is a mere three years ago that President Jacob Zuma announced the establishment of the Department of Small Business Development in May 2014.
 
 
15 Feb 2017
 
03 Jan 2017
 
South African stocks start 2017 positively, rand in the red
JSE TRADING
South African stocks kicked off 2017 in positive territory as a platinum rally spurred producers of the precious metal, while dollar strength knocked the volatile rand into the red. The benchmark...
 
 
10 Aug 2016
 
Women’s football in South Africa needs urgent, healthy attention from Safa
OPINION
No win performances by Banyana Banyana, South Africa’s senior women’s football team at the Rio Olympics have attracted lashings and harsh condemnation of the women’s team as being ‘useless’,...
 
 
30 Jun 2016
 
DED: MEC Maile urges private sector support for SMMEs
STATEMENT
Gauteng MEC for Economic Development, Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development Lebogang Maile has urged investors and finance institutions to partner with government to fast-track measures...
 
 
29 Mar 2016
 
 
 
New BBBEE Commission given teeth to tackle fronting
BBBEE CONFERENCE
With fronting emerging as one of the “biggest abuses” of South Africa’s Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Act of 2003, the newly established BBBEE Commission will provide government...
 
 
29 Feb 2016
 
Rand takes massive hit as Sars wars heat up
ECONOMY
Standard Bank Research said the “rand sacrificed most of the gains it had made since the end of January”, which analysts on Monday said was due to a boiling point in politics involving President...
 
 
11 Dec 2015
 
Lucinda Verster is one of Global Competition Review’s top 40 antitrust specialists under 40 years old
BOWMAN GILFILLAN
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group's Lucinda Verster, a partner specialising in all aspects of competition law and regulation, has been included in the Global Competition Review (GCR) Top 40 Under 40...
 
 
03 Dec 2015
 
Rand drops on Yellen's hawkish comments, stocks open lower
CURRENCY
South Africa's rand fell in early trade on Thursday as the dollar gained after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said she was "looking forward" to the first US interest rate increase in nearly a...
 
 
23 Nov 2015
 
South Africa's rand under pressure as market eyes US rate hike
CURRENCY
South Africa's rand snapped a five-day winning streak against the dollar on Monday, reflecting renewed concerns about the impact US interest rate hikes could have on emerging markets. The JSE...
 
 
06 Oct 2015
 
Decline in number of black CEOs - report
BUSINESS
There has been a decline in the number of black South African CEOs, according to the 2015 Jack Hammer Executive Report. From 15% three years ago, the number of black South African CEOs has declined...
 
 
24 Aug 2015
 
Gold only nugget amid JSE bloodbath
STOCK MARKET
The world markets meltdown which continued on Monday spilled over to the JSE, dragging the All Share-index below 48 000 points. On Friday, the All Share closed below 50 000 points for the first...
 
 
13 Aug 2015
 
African countries looking to cross-list exchange-traded funds
FINANCE
Market participants in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa are in talks to launch the cross-listing of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to provide domestic investors access to opportunities from another...
 
 
 
                       
 
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