Category Archives: Finance

More South Africans ‘hedging their bets’ by buying property in Mauritius

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7 things Treasury, Parliament must consider as they expand the list of zero-VAT items

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Dennis Davis: SA has painted itself into a terrible corner

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Funding of two new coal IPPs in South Africa may be under threat

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India is said to cut imports of Iran oil to zero in November

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SARB on no rate cut: we are not the reason for SA’s weak growth

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Ethical leadership is the missing link

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The silent taxodus

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Should SOE boards have greater autonomy?

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Tesla criminal probe into Musk tweet may open pandora’s box

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US regulators charge Tesla CEO Elon Musk with fraud

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Facebook scandal not isolated case, UK privacy chief warns

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Hacker to live-stream attack on Zuckerberg’s Facebook page

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Rand keeps gaining despite US Fed rate hike

The rand touched R14/$ on Wednesday evening, trading 0.61% stronger at R14.03/$ by 6.00pm SA time. It had earlier in the day surprised analysts by firming during the day and

Fed hikes rates, warns more coming as it brushes off Trump jabs

The US Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC. The Fed kept the benchmark interest rate unchanged after increasing in March. (File pic: Karen Bleier, AFP) Related Articles

US economy grew at unrevised 4.2% pace in Q2

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Samro’s rocky place

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Solidarity to NYSE: Sasol Khanyisa violates Civil Rights Act

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