Happy New Year, as S.Africa's fuel price falls

The Automobile Association (AA) reports that the fall in international oil prices will bring down national oil prices in the New Year.

Zambia cabinet ministers ask President Scott to resign

Zambia's cabinet passed a vote of no confidence in interim president Guy Scott on Wednesday.

SACCI CEO takes a new path

Neren Rau has resigned from his position as CEO of SACCI, effective in December.

OneLogix disposes of PostNet for R190 million

OneLogix is set to dispose 100 per cent of its shareholding in PostNet to international logistics company Aramex for 190 million rand.

Steel industry key to S.Africa’s sustainable development

Steel products remain the most tradable commodities globally, making it key to sustaining economic development.

A reflection on the 2014 investment climate

Andrew Flavell, wealth manager at AlphaWealth reflects on the 2014 investment climate.

US, S.Africa in a flap over chicken trade

United States senators have threatened to try to block South Africa from a lucrative US-Africa trade agreement.

S.Africa to announce 1,000 MW of renewable energy contracts

South Africa will announce a series of renewable energy projects on Monday.

DRC makes move to lure S.African private sector

The Democratic Republic Congo is intensifying its moves to lure South African companies to do business in the former Belgian colony.
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S.Africa tenders for coal-fired power plants

South Africa asked on Friday for bidders to submit proposals to build coal-fired power plants.

SacOil appoints Sasol’s Damain Matroos as CFO

Oil and gas company, SacOil has appointed Damain Matroos as its chief financial officer, with effect from 1 February 2015.

Shoprite to buy Ellerines’ Wetherlys

The Competition Commission has approved Shoprite Checkers’ proposed acquisition of Wetherlys from Ellerines.

No interviews on SAA at the moment: finance ministry

South Africa’s finance ministry has said that, currently, it will not be giving any media interviews on South African Airways (SAA).

Lesotho to sign an electoral pledge

Political parties in the collapsed unity government of Lesotho will sign a pact today to help create a favourable electoral climate.
S.Africa remains attractive destination for FDIs: Zuma

IMF urges S.Africa to raise growth & lower vulnerabilities

The International Monetary Fund has urged South Africa to raise growth and lower vulnerabilities.
Low oil out impacts Angola’s economic growth

IMF urges South Africa inflation vigilance despite falling oil prices

Falling oil prices and cuts in stubborn government deficits give South Africa's Reserve Bank room to be accommodative.

"The Crocodile" surfaces in Zimbabwe's murky political waters

Ninety-year-old Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, has appointed justice minister, Emmerson Mnangagwa as his deputy.

S.Africa’s trade conditions stay positive despite load-shedding

Trade conditions in the country have remained positive despite electricity disruptions.

PPC receives merger proposal from AfriSam

Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) has received a non-binding proposal from the AfriSam group that proposes a merger between it and AfriSam.

ABIL says working to ensure stability of core operations

African Bank Investments Limited (ABIL) has said that it is working to ensure the stability of the core operations of African Bank.