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AfroCan’s alleged fraud in Tanzania

A deal gone wrong in ways very similar to what happened at Lily Mine.

Eskom's holding us hostage - again

Demanding an end to private power producers damages the economy - again.

How can you find work when you can no longer dance for bread?

It's not only the quantity of jobs being created, but the quality too.

New tax bill may kill employee share schemes

Schemes caught in the middle of anti-avoidance cross-fire.

More rand hedge property counters headed to the JSE

London Stock Exchange-listed Hammerson and Poland-focused Echo Polska Properties look to list by September.

SA local-currency debt rating downgraded by Fitch

To bring it into line with the nation’s foreign-currency rating.

Amplats cost inflation – its a kinda magic

It defies gravity, as per interim results.

JSE error: Analysts knew something was wrong

And the revised figures may actually be good news.

Making the case for flexible funds

By limiting downside losses they are able to outperform in tough times.

Poor macro conditions, weather disruptions weigh on insurers

KPMG survey shows moderate growth in short and long term insurance industries.

Tourists are flocking back to SA after currency rout

Visitors from outside Africa rise by 19% in 2016 through May.

Telkom FreeMe, Vodacom, MTN, Cell C contracts compared

It’s plain to see just how aggressive the challenger operator is being….

Time to rethink the retirement system?

Despite reform most retirees still struggle to make ends meet.

Hulamin thumps profits higher

Headline earnings nearly double on the back of improved production performance.

Nestlé – Feeling young and invigorated

And leading by example.

Richemont and sliding watch sales

Tough economic climate hurts sales.

JSE apologises for foreign trading data blooper

The bourse has started a full review of checks and balances.

JSE error shows foreigners continue to sell SA equities

Corrected data shows foreigners did not buy nearly R100bn worth of local equities since May.

Common passport, common currency?

SADC targets single regional currency by 2018, AU wants an African economic and monetary union by 2025.

The medieval state of SA’s home repossessions industry

A recent study of home repossessions puts SA among the worst in the world. The enthusiasm with which SA banks rush to repossess homes is described as 'medieval' and cruel.

The most important thing about a downgrade

Is how a country responds.

SA’s economy in a low-growth trap, Kganyago says

Inflation outside target range mustn’t become the norm.

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