Mines need an objective guide to fair living wages

Wage negotiations in mining have become cancerous – not just in the sense that the situation is bad, but that it is comparable to a set of cells competing... Read Story

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Scaling up agribusiness should be Africa’s next growth frontier

Africa’s economic performance over the past decade has been remarkable, having reached an average growth of 5 percent. If this growth is maintained, proje... Read Story


Study reveals which retailer offers the best prices

A study to reveal the cheapest retailer will definitely send some companies back to the drawing board.

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SA lures back investors as emerging markets turn
April 14 2014 at 04:55

After a disastrous start to the year, local bonds and shares are once again attracting off-shore investors. In January, non-residents sold a net R30.4 billion worth of domestic securities, according to figures from Citi. Read Story

Nigeria as Africa’s largest economy is good news for SA
April 14 2014 at 04:45

That Nigeria is now Africa’s largest economy is the best news South Africa could have hoped for. This milestone not only gives South Africa the most obvious reason to strengthen its ties with a key player growing in ... Read Story

None hurt in immaculate corruption, the HP way
April 11 2014 at 04:52

This week the American people learned an important lesson about bribery. It can happen all by itself. There’s even a name for this: immaculate corruption.

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Flawed employment equity regulations must be rejigged
April 11 2014 at 04:47

The Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers Union is concerned about aspects of the draft employment equity regulations, and has written to the Department of Labour to express its concerns and request that the draft ... Read Story

Times Media old-timers take the bull by its horns
April 11 2014 at 04:44

Andrew Bonamour, the daring and decisive chief of Time Media Group, may have bitten off a lot more than he can chew by getting his business into a row with a bunch of feisty old-timers.

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Cape must seize opportunity to be drug development hub
April 10 2014 at 09:22

The year 2013 ended with a downward revision of South Africa’s economic growth to 1.9 percent, making 2014 a pivotal year for the country.

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Nigeria’s attitude, not GDP data, is what counts
April 10 2014 at 09:14

Nollywood, the informal name for Nigeria’s film industry, produces more films a year than Hollywood and only just less than Bollywood.

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Gauteng premier sings praises of China’s Zendai
April 10 2014 at 09:07

Shanghai Zendai Property, which plans to build a new city in Modderfontein, Johannesburg, has learnt its lesson after its luxury apartment complex in Luanda, Angola went wrong.

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Nigeria may be one of the top 15 economies by 2050
April 9 2014 at 04:48

In the past year, I’ve visited Nigeria three times – more than I’ve travelled to any other country except the US. I mentioned this to an audience on my most recent trip, saying I wasn’t sure what it... Read Story

Mantashe courts controversy on visit with Sacci
April 9 2014 at 04:45

It was vintage Gwede Mantashe alright. “If you fire people on your feet, you will spend 50 days at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA),” the ANC secretary-general said in reply to ... Read Story

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