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Zero rated VAT items: how South Africa is going about expanding...

    Shutterstock South Africa is processing a new report produced by an independent panel that reviewed the current list of items exempted from Value Added Tax...
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Don’t blame women for leaving fields like engineering. Blame bad attitudes

There are reasons why feminists use the slogan “the personal is political”, especially when men make arguments using the age old idea that “biology...
Public Sector capital expenditure decreased in 2017

Public Sector capital expenditure decreased in 2017

While capital expenditure by public sector institutions decreased in 2017, significant amounts were spent on service delivery orientated aspects, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA)...

How new Silk Road will cement China as major trading partner...

Asit K. Biswas, National University of Singapore and Cecilia Tortajada, National University of Singapore In 138 BC China took its first step towards global connectivity...

ANC expediency is messing up South Africa’s land reform process

It’s highly likely that an amendment will be made to South Africa’s constitution that will allow for land expropriation without compensation following a decision...

Market concentration is plaguing South Africa’s private health care market

The preliminary findings of a recent inquiry into South Africa’s private health care sector shows worrying trends. Key among the inquiry’s revelations are high...
Impala urged to engage government on restructuring plans

Impala urged to engage government on restructuring plans

Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe has called on Impala Platinum to engage government in an effort to look at alternatives to its restructuring...

Women’s Month 2018: How to Develop a Thrifty Money Psychology

South African women don’t only tackle their daily schedules hands-on; they are also known as providers, chauffeurs, caretakers and so much more. It is...

Can Ramaphosa Tackle the SSA’s Rampant Corruption?

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has a long fight ahead of him. Sworn in last February, after the resignation of President Jacob Zuma, he...

Recommended Ways to Turn Your Debt Around

  Debt is such a familiar topic these days that you may feel: “Ah, same old talks, what on earth can be done about it?”...
Lending rates remain unchanged, SA Reserve Bank

Lending rates remain unchanged, SA Reserve Bank

The SA Reserve Bank announced that the lending rate to banks remains the same at 6.5%. The prime lending rate will remain at 10%. The...
Saudi Arabia gives SA energy sector $10bn boost

Saudi Arabia gives SA energy sector $10bn boost

A $10 billion investment pledge into the South African energy sector by Saudi Arabia is set to enhance energy security, create capacity and reduce...
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