South Africa's reputation is going up in smoke. The country has been identified as one of the five with the highest incidence of trade in illicit cigarettes...
25 Nov 2014 12:33
The suggestion that SA's manufacturing recovery is proving more robust than expected was dealt a blow last week...
By Claire Bisseker 7 Nov 2014 17:42
FoodSure, a food label verification company, has expanded its service offering, from its original standalone service of food verification to now assist retailers and manufacturers in closing the operational gaps in quality and safety...
Issued by FoodSure 6 Nov 2014 10:25
Designers who wish to be part of 100% Design South Africa, an international showcase for contemporary design with a unique African perspective, can apply now...
6 Nov 2014 09:48
Government says it has taken note of the decision by Japanese based credit rating agency Ratings and Investment Information Inc (R&I) to downgrade South Africa's foreign and domestic currency ratings to "BBB+" and "A-" respectively.
31 Oct 2014 07:36
Hungry higher-income South Africans have given Famous Brands' upmarket chains such as Tashas and Turn 'n Tender a boost‚ helping them outperform its outlets such as Wimpy and Fishaways‚ as lower-middle-income consumers grapple with rising living costs and buy fewer takeaways.
29 Oct 2014 10:40
Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina has invited Chinese business to invest in South Africa, but when doing so to embrace the country's Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) policy.
29 Oct 2014 07:38
The Presidency dismissed claims that President Jacob Zuma will no longer attend the 3rd Annual innovaBRICS Conference in the United Kingdom because he has been refused an audience with Prime Minister David Cameron.
27 Oct 2014 08:15
A new project, creating furniture from waste plastic and plant fibre known as polyfibre, could see the Eastern Cape creating jobs and a new industry...
24 Oct 2014 09:23
The Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) has provided funding of R2,5m for two pilot projects for testing the development of furniture from polyfibre.
24 Oct 2014 07:36
South Africa's current account deficit has increased to about 5.5% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) over the past two years.
23 Oct 2014 08:55