Spaza shops in the townships are more expensive than shops owned by foreigners and large retail shops, the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Nafcoc) said on Thursday (5 December).
6 Dec 2013 10:57
Nedbank Group has been named as the South African Bank of the Year for 2013 by The Banker magazine. This prestigious award recognises excellence in banking across the globe.
5 Dec 2013 12:28
Bank guarantees feature regularly, and are very often perceived as 'standard' or 'template' documents in respect of which little if any negotiation is encountered insofar as legal drafting is concerned.
By Yaniv Kleitman 29 Nov 2013 11:17
The City of Johannesburg can continue to advertise itself as a "world class African city", following a ruling by the Advertising Standards Authority this week.
5 Dec 2013 12:01
Almost half of South Africa's 20.29m credit-active consumers are struggling to meet their debt repayments‚ National Credit Regulator (NCR) figures showed‚ reflecting the negative effect of high debt levels and a rising cost of living.
By Ntsakisi Maswanganyi 5 Dec 2013 11:50
Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) will jointly fund a major US$182m A-grade office development in Lagos‚ Nigeria‚ the bank said on Wednesday (4 December).
5 Dec 2013 10:17
Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium (EHS) has narrowed its headline loss to R222m for the nine month period to September. The company lost R721m in the same period last year.
5 Dec 2013 10:30
The road leading to the Nkandla village where President Jacob Zuma has his residence cost R290m to build‚ Transport Minister Dipuo Peters said in a written reply to a parliamentary question on Tuesday, 3 December.
By Linda Ensor 4 Dec 2013 08:29
The annual office year-end party is usually where some of the craziest communication of the year takes place. Colleagues are usually beyond drained and exhausted at this time of the year and yet over-jubilant and excited at the same time. Add in to this equation free food and booze and we often see a terrifying communication cocktail in which employees often commit career suicide and take far more than just a day to recover!
By John French 4 Dec 2013 09:34
The Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act was signed into law by President Jacob Zuma last week and once the commencement date is proclaimed‚ companies will have a year to become fully compliant with the Act or face criminal sanctions and civil damages.
By Amanda Visser 4 Dec 2013 06:48
The Knysna municipality in the Western Cape has received a clean audit, municipal manager Lauren Waring said.
4 Dec 2013 08:52
Clerics in Gauteng said on Monday, 2 December, that they refuse to purchase e-tags or pay tolls for improvements to Gauteng freeways and they have called on their congregations and all Gauteng residents to do the same.
By Khulekani Magubane 3 Dec 2013 09:15
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is on public protector Thuli Madonsela's radar for alleged improper conduct involving a tussle over R500m in traffic fines and licence renewal fees.
By Sipho Masombuka 3 Dec 2013 09:33
When Telkom chairman Jabu Mabuza criticised President Jacob Zuma at the World Economic Forum in Davos‚ Switzerland a year ago‚ a turning point was reached on the National Development Plan (NDP).
3 Dec 2013 08:04
Brikor‚ which is in provisional liquidation and whose Alt-X shares are suspended‚ on Monday (2 December) said its interim results reflect its profitable turnaround.
By Nick Hedley 3 Dec 2013 08:28
The Loeries Awards released their official rankings for 2013 at the end of November. Among the top 10 brands ranked, there were only two financial services providers. FRANK.NET proudly boasts as the third most awarded brand overall with a Loerie Grand Prix in the radio category.
Issued by FRANK.NET 2 Dec 2013 10:22
MasterCard has introduced the Priceless Africa campaign to South Africa, bringing the global Priceless Cities programme to the African continent for the first time.
2 Dec 2013 11:49
Five east African countries have signed a protocol to establish a monetary union, in a first step towards creating a single, common currency.
2 Dec 2013 10:59
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Issued by Bizcommunity.com 29 Nov 2013 14:54
The cost of private health care needs to be reduced to help the National Health Insurance scheme work, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said in Johannesburg on Thursday (28 November).
29 Nov 2013 10:00
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