The latest retail sales data suggest a poor festive season for most households as the level of debt remains high while finances have deteriorated further.
By Maarten Mittner 12 Dec 2013 06:58
A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
The second leg of the Nestlé SA and Pfizer Nutrition transaction - the divestiture of the infant milk formula business of Pfizer Nutrition in SA to Aspen Nutritionals - is set to be heard before the Competition Tribunal from today, 9 December 2013.
By Amanda Visser 9 Dec 2013 12:15
Accounting and business services firm Deloitte has launched a stinging attack on the competence of mining company management in its report on Global Trends for the Mining Industry in 2014.
By Brendan 10 Dec 2013 06:35
Measured in current prices‚ total income generated by the food and beverages sector in SA increased by 5.2% in October compared with the same period last year according to data released by Statistics SA.
10 Dec 2013 06:24
The volume of goods transported by land increased by 4.1% in October compared with the same period last year. However, income for the transport companies increased by 9.2% over the same period.
10 Dec 2013 05:20
This year has seen the closure of two prominent South African designer labels. Three months ago Tiaan Nagel announced he would be closing down his design studio and store. Now TWO, the luxury basics label, also announced its departure.
By Sandiso Ngubane 6 Dec 2013 14:55
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
Activity in the manufacturing sector continued to improve, as suggested by the 1.7-point increase in the seasonally adjusted Kagiso purchasing managers index (PMI) in November‚ to 52.4.
4 Dec 2013 06:12
Amid ongoing challenges in SA power delivery, key players in the sector say that the time has come for reviews of the infrastructure management and revenue models.
4 Dec 2013 09:15
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
Domestic new vehicle sales fell by 4.6% to 50‚806 units year-on-year in November‚ a decline of 2‚459 vehicles from the 53‚265 units sold in November last year‚ the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (Naamsa) said in a statement on Monday (2 December).
3 Dec 2013 10:02
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
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The manufacturing business confidence was slightly lower in the fourth quarter of this year‚ nudging down one index point to 36‚ the Bureau for Economic Research says.
29 Nov 2013 07:01
More than 70% of the 24 trucks tested in Pietermaritzburg on Friday, 22 November 2013 were deemed unroadworthy and were suspended. What does that say about the safety of heavy vehicles on South African roads?
28 Nov 2013 13:27
The South African wool market came under pressure at this week's national sale says Cape Wools.
28 Nov 2013 10:05
Omnia Holdings reported that its diluted headline earnings per share rose from 527c for the six months to September last year to 592.8c for the same period this year.
28 Nov 2013 06:53
Toyota South Africa Motors last week celebrated as the one millionth locally produced Corolla rolled of the production line at the company's Prospecton Plant in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 27 Nov 2013 08:26
Shares in Kumba Iron Ore have tumbled more than 35% this year‚ since peaking at a record high on 4 February.
27 Nov 2013 10:45
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