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Barclays to Wind Down African Business – Financial Times

Barclays PLC Chief Executive Jes Staley has decided to shut the bank's operations in Africa, the Financial Times said on Friday, citing sources familiar...
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George Airport First in SA to Get Solar Plant

The town of George on Friday became the first in South Africa whose airport will get a lot of its power from solar energy. The launch ceremony of...

Finance Minister Gordhan Threatens Legal Action to Protect Treasury

A flurry of heavily charged words - about maliciously leaked documents, rumours and gossip, reputations being destroyed - has suddenly erupted from the Minister of Finance Pravin...

Yes, That Awesome Apple Drink is 50!

Appletiser, South Africa's famous sparkling, apple-flavoured drink that was somehow before its time - fun, bubbly but also healthy - is celebrating its first half century. The now...

Finance Minister’s Budget Aims to Tighten Govt Spending, Change SAA

In a highly anticipated and greatly watched budget speech that many are hoping will gird the South African economy and save it from a ratings downgrade,...

WATCH Finance Minister Gordhan Present the 2016 Budget LIVE

South African Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan presents the 2016 budget speech to Parliament today, Wednesday 24 February 2016, at 2pm. Watch a live feed...
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Not Another African Tech Article

The great continent of Africa seems to be the flavour of the month. As the world wakes up to its potential, I can’t help...
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Debt-Ridden SA Post Office Could Turn Profit by 2018, Says New...

The new head of the SA Post Office, former businessman Mark Barnes, has asked the government for up to R3.5 billion to help turn around...

Engineers in SA Earn More than Counterparts in US/UK/AUS

Experts regularly warn of the impending doom that South Africa’s own brain drain will bring to the country’s economy in the near future, and...

Tesla Motors, to be Based in Cape Town, Already Expanding

News of Tesla Motors' entry to South Africa is coming out in dribs and drabs. This week it was announced that the company owned by South...