The press ombudsman has ruled that the Sunday Times apologise to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan for “inaccurately and unfairly” reporting that he had accused the newspaper of “clearly creating mischief”.  Click here to read the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/news/politics/ombudsman-gordhan-owed-apology-1.1634632#.Ut5zfB38IfY

The press ombudsman has ruled that the Sunday Times apologise to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan for “inaccurately and unfairly” reporting that he had accused the newspaper of “clearly creating mischief”. Click here to read the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/news/politics/ombudsman-gordhan-owed-apology-1.1634632#.Ut5zfB38IfY

The latest Business Report weekly cartoon deals with the state of opposition politics in South Africa.

The latest Business Report weekly cartoon deals with the state of opposition politics in South Africa.

The latest Business Report weekly cartoon  takes a view on the cabinet that President Jacob Zuma has announced.  To read more about this click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business

The latest Business Report weekly cartoon takes a view on the cabinet that President Jacob Zuma has announced. To read more about this click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business

AngloGold Ashanti, the world’s third-largest producer of the metal, said former South African Reserve Bank Governor Tito Mboweni stood down as the company’s chairman and was replaced by Sipho Pityana.  Click here for the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/mboweni-resigns-as-anglogold-chairman-1.1648305#.UwICg6JN-lg

AngloGold Ashanti, the world’s third-largest producer of the metal, said former South African Reserve Bank Governor Tito Mboweni stood down as the company’s chairman and was replaced by Sipho Pityana. Click here for the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/mboweni-resigns-as-anglogold-chairman-1.1648305#.UwICg6JN-lg

Cyril Ramaphosa is quitting the R8.8 billion company he founded as he focuses on politics, the man who will replace him as chairman of Shanduka Group said.  Click here for the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/companies/ramaphosa-to-quit-r8-8bn-firm-for-politics-1.1638587#.UujOSx38IfY

Cyril Ramaphosa is quitting the R8.8 billion company he founded as he focuses on politics, the man who will replace him as chairman of Shanduka Group said. Click here for the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/companies/ramaphosa-to-quit-r8-8bn-firm-for-politics-1.1638587#.UujOSx38IfY

Cyril Ramaphosa will become South Africa’s deputy president and will be tasked with managing Africa’s biggest economy and putting a 20-year government plan into action following May 7 elections, according to two people familiar with the plans of South Africa’s ruling party.  Click here for the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/zuma-to-choose-ramaphosa-as-deputy-1.1660620#.UyFtzx3wClg

Sex workers in South Africa are all potential criminals due to the country's regressive laws. But their status may change soon, making South Africa the first African country to decriminalise sex work.

To chants of his nickname, “Juju, Juju,” Julius Malema strode by women blowing kisses and men raising clenched fists as he campaigned to whip up support for this year’s election with a call to nationalise South Africa’s mines, banks and land.  Click here to read the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/malema-storms-sa-politics-by-wooing-poor-1.1639232#.UuoLWaJN-lg

To chants of his nickname, “Juju, Juju,” Julius Malema strode by women blowing kisses and men raising clenched fists as he campaigned to whip up support for this year’s election with a call to nationalise South Africa’s mines, banks and land. Click here to read the full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/malema-storms-sa-politics-by-wooing-poor-1.1639232#.UuoLWaJN-lg

South African President Jacob Zuma said he’s unconcerned about being booed in front of global leaders at a memorial event for Nelson Mandela last month as the ruling African National Congress prepares for an election win.  To read the full story click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/zuma-unconcerned-by-jeering-1.1630956#.UtPY0KJN-lg

South African President Jacob Zuma said he’s unconcerned about being booed in front of global leaders at a memorial event for Nelson Mandela last month as the ruling African National Congress prepares for an election win. To read the full story click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/zuma-unconcerned-by-jeering-1.1630956#.UtPY0KJN-lg

The focus of the ANC’s election manifesto on fast-tracking job creation to be achieved mainly through state intervention in the economy, including the proposed introduction of a national minimum wage, has been viewed as “pie in the sky” by South Africa’s two main opposition parties.  To read the full story click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/anc-s-job-promises-seen-as-pie-in-the-sky-1.1630818#.UtPV0KJN-lg

The focus of the ANC’s election manifesto on fast-tracking job creation to be achieved mainly through state intervention in the economy, including the proposed introduction of a national minimum wage, has been viewed as “pie in the sky” by South Africa’s two main opposition parties. To read the full story click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/anc-s-job-promises-seen-as-pie-in-the-sky-1.1630818#.UtPV0KJN-lg

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress kicked off its election campaign as a survey showed it’s haemorrhaging support in the wake of a series of corruption scandals and the creation of new opposition parties.  To read full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/anc-haemorrhaging-support-1.1630933#.UtPVhaJN-lg

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress kicked off its election campaign as a survey showed it’s haemorrhaging support in the wake of a series of corruption scandals and the creation of new opposition parties. To read full story: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/anc-haemorrhaging-support-1.1630933#.UtPVhaJN-lg

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress starts its campaign today for an election this year that may be its toughest yet as voter disenchantment grows over a lack of jobs and corruption scandals.  To read the full story click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/graft-jobs-clouds-anc-vote-drive-1.1630251#.Us_JKqJN-lj

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress starts its campaign today for an election this year that may be its toughest yet as voter disenchantment grows over a lack of jobs and corruption scandals. To read the full story click here: http://www.iol.co.za/business/news/graft-jobs-clouds-anc-vote-drive-1.1630251#.Us_JKqJN-lj

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