Roy Cokayne has been a financial journalist for 34 years, focusing largely on the automotive, construction and property sectors. He is fascinated and passionate about life, living, the truth and justice.

Financial health of residential tenants continues to deteriorate

But majority of rental assets ‘still delivering solid returns over the long term’.

Tribunal accuses CompCom of acting like Shylock

Says R3m ‘pound of flesh’ from firm that admitted to bid-rigging contravention by a subsidiary is too much.

Creditors approve Group Five business rescue plans

Its JSE listing will be terminated and the company wound up.

SOE tenders give construction sector hope

But industry’s capacity severely reduced by spate of corporate failures and exits.

Group Five wants its R45m back from government

Will continue to oppose CompCom referral on charges of collusion.

Group Five: Up to 3 500 jobs to be saved

Listing will be terminated and company wound up if business rescue plans are approved on September 11.

Aveng institutes legal action against SOE for non-payment of R50m

Group expects to achieve an operating profit in second half of 2020 financial year.

M&R’s order book rockets on US project

Sees further opportunity for oil and gas and underground mining platforms to grow order books.

Motus planning to expand into selective international markets

The UK and Australia are two markets where Motus is actively looking to grow.

Super Group invests R2.1bn in acquisitions

Continues to expand international footprint as buffer against local uncertainty and emerging market turmoil.

Volkswagen SA to start vehicle assembly in Ghana

Its Africa growth strategy is gaining momentum.

Government corruption to blame for non-payment of e-tolls

The number one reason for the boycott, according to motorists.

Automotive industry transformation to shift into higher gear

New fund set to increase local content and exports.

Volkswagen on the electric vehicle offensive

VW and other auto makers engage government about bringing EVs to SA.

WBHO flags lower earnings

Attributes fall to its roads upgrade project in Australia.

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