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R/$ = 14.22
Au 1292.99 $/oz
Pt 1079.50 $/oz
Feb 24, 2016
South Africa’s government plans to inject R865.4-billion into infrastructure projects such as housing, roads, rail, public transport, water and electricity, maintaining its public infrastructure investment commitments over the next three years. The 2016 Budget,...
Feb 24, 2016
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s first comeback National Budget tabled on Wednesday afternoon in Parliament was relatively calm and workmanlike one after all the expectations of tax hikes and spending cuts amid tough economic times. He stressed the need to reaffirm...
Dec 11, 2015
The National Health Insurance scheme, approved by cabinet this week, will be funded through a central fund, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe said on Friday. “Cabinet approved the publication of the white paper on the national health insurance for South Africa...
Nov 13, 2015
Oct 07, 2015
Cosatu's provincial general secretary, Tony Ehrenreich, had strong words for government and higher income groups as union members marched to Parliament on Wednesday. “We want them to tax the people who live in Clifton and Sea Point,” he demanded, saying workers...
Sep 04, 2015
Owing to the significant expansion of China’s middle class, the world’s fastest-growing economy has become an attractive market for South African exporters, says KPMG director Glenn Ho.
Jun 03, 2014
As Africa continues to pursue its ambition of becoming a connected continent, mobile phones, particularly smartphones, are likely to become central to consumers accessing the Internet, changing the way business is undertaken. Communications and technology services...
Nov 05, 2013
The hospital sector is undergoing undeniable growth in the entire African continent, stimulated by increased active government focus on healthcare expansion. In the coming 10 years, not only an extra 500.000 to 650.000 beds are being built in the Sub-Saharan...
Jul 15, 2013