Santam Limited posted a 12.5 per cent drop in interim earnings due to adverse weather conditions that pressured their underwriting business.
South Africa's poultry industry is in crises due to rise of cheap imports and only government can fix it, Kevin Lovell has said.
South Africa has embraced integrated and transparent reporting but it is crucial for the board of directors to be committed to the cause as well.
Efficient port operations in Africa are essential to increasing intra-regional and international trade in the continent.
Second quarter marginal revenue growth for Iliad Africa Limited has resulted in a reduced bottom line for the building materials company.
South Africa’s GDP growth has quickened to 3 per cent for the second quarter, despite the market’s expectations of 3.3 per cent.
Formal diplomatic ties have grown greatly over the last 20 years, making Malaysia the largest investor in South Africa from South East Asia.
Synergy Income Fund reported strong portfolio growth for the year ended 30 June 2013 due to successful acquisitions.
Clothing seems to be the more promising prospect in the South African retail market currently, Jeanine van Zyl has said.
Although globally, private equity investment has hit a slowdown for the past four years, African continues to rise, Tarun Ghulati has said
South Africa’s Tsogo Sun has placed an emphasis on development – this is appealing for investors who are looking for a high return on capital.
Standard and Poor’s has cut Mozambique’s credit rating outlook to negative following government’s revision of economic data.
The Economic Freedom Fighters manifesto of nationalisation would lead the country to a collapse into wretchedness, Tom Palmer has said.
The IFC has announced a 300 million rand investment in Namibia’s Trustco holdings to expand micro insurance into sub-Saharan Africa.
The global landscape has had an effect on importing in Mauritius and has delivered a mixed feeling over the last year.
The area that Imperial Logistics must continue to perform in is the SADC region, Hubert Brody has said.
A proposed tariff on chicken imports to South Africa could cause chicken prices to go up between 30 and 50 per cent in supermarkets.
BRICS should be used as a platform to tackle issues in key sectors of the economies, South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma has said.
South African retailer Foschini has received an unsolicited offer for its 55 per cent stake in consumer finance unit RCS.
Namibia’s slowed inflation rate is not the affliction of weak demand but rather an indication of strong increases in the base period a year ago.