Business News 15.11.2017 07:54 am

The greatest threat to social stability

Grant payments should be declared a national priority before it becomes a national disaster.

The chronology of the carefully crafted and expertly executed #StateCapture strategy as described by Jacques Pauw in The President’s Keepers is sickening to the core.

The greatest threat to social stability
The greatest threat to social stability

The greatest threat to social stability

Grant payments should be declared a national priority before it becomes a national disaster.

What the hijacking of Treasury means for the economy
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What the hijacking of Treasury means for the economy

Firstly, it increases the chances of a downgrade of the country’s debt that’s held in local currency.
How Africa can negotiate an effective continental free trade area agreement
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How Africa can negotiate an effective continental free trade area agreement

Large markets are job-creating as they support more trade in goods, services and assets.
Concern about president’s ‘unfettered discretion’ to appoint Sars head
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Concern about president’s ‘unfettered discretion’ to appoint Sars head

Davis Tax Committee recommends alternatives to ensure accountability, transparency.
Why it’s time competition law was applied to sport in SA
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Why it’s time competition law was applied to sport in SA

It’s beyond doubt that the contribution of sport as a sector to the country’s economy has increased over the past decade.
SA and DRC agree to remove trade obstacles
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SA and DRC agree to remove trade obstacles

Maswanganye says it is important for both countries to work towards ‘harmonising the climate of doing business’.
Pending deal shows Sassa – Post Office crisis engineered
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Pending deal shows Sassa – Post Office crisis engineered

After wasting ten months, Sassa revisits original social grants payment plan.
Bribery at Eskom. Seems a good business to be in
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Bribery at Eskom. Seems a good business to be in

Kusile contracts manager, boss to face suspension.
Porritt’s children might end up paying for his defence
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Porritt’s children might end up paying for his defence

Judge points to duty to support ‘penniless’ Tigon accused.
Taking the pain out of resignation
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Taking the pain out of resignation

Step-by-step digital platform shows the effect of cashing out retirement benefits.
Highly-paid SOE execs are not accountable
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Highly-paid SOE execs are not accountable

CEO salaries’ need to be pegged to performance.
Lies, damned lies and statistics
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Lies, damned lies and statistics

Must one get tied up in regression analysis to explain a drop in tax revenues?
Probe into under-collection of tax revenue approved
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Probe into under-collection of tax revenue approved

Concern that further tax hikes could be self-defeating.
Old Mutual unbundling likely to create overhang in Nedbank shares
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Old Mutual unbundling likely to create overhang in Nedbank shares

Experts say shares in Nedbank are attractive at current valuations.
Redefine Properties sticks by KPMG
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Redefine Properties sticks by KPMG

The decision to dump KPMG amid the Gupta scandal hinges on the outcome of probes into the conduct of the firm, and bizarrely, shareholder approval.
Sanral throws in towel over e-toll debts older than 3 years
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Sanral throws in towel over e-toll debts older than 3 years

And writes off R3.6 billion in e-toll debt, though will pursue defaulters through the courts.
Is semigration to the Western Cape slowing?
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Is semigration to the Western Cape slowing?

There are already signs that the migration of Joburgers and Durbanites into the Western Cape, which has led to a rapid rise in house prices for many years, might be slowing down.
The upside down JSE
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The upside down JSE

Growth at the wrong end of the market.
Around 300 to take on banks in home repossession claim
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Around 300 to take on banks in home repossession claim

More applicants join claim, make further case for direct access to Constitutional Court.
Implications for SA equities, bonds after ‘no real plan’ MTBPS
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Implications for SA equities, bonds after ‘no real plan’ MTBPS

Rates will gravitate towards 10.25% and the rand towards 15 to the dollar – Anchor.
Tough period for local hedge fund industry
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Tough period for local hedge fund industry

AUM drops first time since 2011 amid performance pressure, consolidation.
AG to get more powers to address R65bn leakage
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AG to get more powers to address R65bn leakage

Staff intimidated as managers try to protect bonuses.
SA gold miner Sibanye-Stillwater to cut 3 000 jobs
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SA gold miner Sibanye-Stillwater to cut 3 000 jobs

Approximately 2,025 employees will be retrenched with an additional 1,350 have already elected to take voluntary separation packages at its Cooke operations.

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