What the rand could look like vs the dollar in 2018 – and it’s not good
The rand firmed for a third consecutive session against the dollar on Tuesday – trading at R14.66 by 14h20 – but there’s no cause for celebration, with bad news on the horizon.
Baleka Mbete to be South Africa’s next president?
The noise around Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to succeed her ex-husband as president of the Republic of South Africa is getting louder, while other prominent names have also been thrown around.
Zuma wants to flee South Africa: Malema
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says that he has received “unconfirmed reports” that president Jacob Zuma is planning to flee South Africa.
A look at the R6 billion Durban waterfront project
The eThekwini executive committee is set to break ground on the Durban Point Waterfront project, which will see the city’s coastal skyline changed by skyscrapers and high-rise developments.
FNB, Absa are playing political games at our expense: Guptas
The Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments has reiterated that it is not involved in any form of alleged state-capture, saying that the decision by FNB and Absa to close its accounts was politically motivated.
How many countries South Africans can visit visa-free
Arton Capital has launched its latest edition of the Passport Index – a ranking system to reveal the benefits of each passport from around the world.
South African salaries in 2016: what people earn
CareerJunction has released its latest salary review for South Africa, listing the salary ranges for 10 sectors across the country, as well as regional differences.
South African company exposed in Panama Papers global data leak
Fidentia’s convicted accountant Graham Maddock paid Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca $59,000 in 2005 and 2006 to create two sets of offshore companies, according to a new report.
How much money kings, mayors, and MPs get paid in South Africa
President Jacob Zuma, along with all other public office bearers received a pay rise which kicked in on 1 April, 2016.
Massive hike in SA petrol price on Wednesday
South African motorists will have to shelve out an additional 88 cents for a litre of petrol from Wednesday.
Absa cuts ties with Gupta’s Oakbay company: report
Absa has joined auditing firm, KPMG, in cutting ties with the Gupta’s listed company, Oakbay Resources & Energy, according to a report by the City Press.
The ANC’s ‘plan B’ to get Zuma out: report
The ANC’s “top 5” are going for plan B, after reportedly trying – and failing – to convince president Jacob Zuma to step down following a Constitutional Court ruling this week.