Wed, Oct 20, 2021


Volkswagen South African Unit says its Cars Comply with Green Laws

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Volkswagen's South African unit said on Monday all its vehicles in Africa's most advanced economy are compliant with environmental laws, following...

Famed French Economist Piketty Talks About SA Inequality

JOHANNESBURG - The much praised and often vilified French economist Thomas Piketty delivered the 13th Annual Nelson Mandela lecture at Johannesburg's Soweto campus on Saturday,...

A Woolies Near You: South African Business Going Global

When Truworths announced two weeks ago that it was in talks to take over British shoe retailer Office, the international business community was alerted once again...

British Airways Cuts Some Cape Town Flights for 2016

LONDON - British Airways has announced it will cut two of its seasonal flights to Cape Town in 2016, which some have ascribed to...

SA Women in Business and Law Hit the Headlines

On different continents last week, two South African women were in the news for their remarkable achievements in mining and justice. In New York, Daphne Mashile-Nkosi,...

Analysis – Commodities’ dive raises doubts over Africa’s ‘middle class’

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Whether it's selling pensions, pasta or toothpicks, investors in Africa have been targeting the booming middle class. But a year of...

MTN Top Brand out of South Africa’s 50 Best

The three most valuable corporate brands in South Africa are multinational mobile company MTN, Vodacom and Sasol, according to a Top 50 list released...
Jasper solar powers about 80,000 homes in South Africa.

Solar Gets an Energy Boost in South Africa

Solar energy is in the air right now, and in more ways than one. South Africa's biggest solar farm, one of the world's largest,...

Over a Quarter of Africa’s Millionaires Reportedly Live in South Africa

Africa has 163,000 dollar millionaires, and almost 30 percent of them live in South Africa, according to a report by a Johannesburg-based global research company. The report -...

Calling the Rand Bottom. Time to Repatriate Money from Overseas?

I am getting serious questions this week whether with the Rand hitting such weak lows, now is the time to repatriate money from overseas....