Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies will hold talks with food processing companies to share views on how the agro-processing sector can be expanded to stimulate job creation.
7 Mar 2014 06:23
The financial landscape is risky, uncertain, and unfriendly... and just perfect for the launch of your content marketing campaign.
By Mark Wright 5 Mar 2014 14:05
Credit providers will from June this year have to change risk models as the credit amnesty by government will mean that credit histories have been wiped out, say lawyers.
By Amanda Visser 4 Mar 2014 08:49
Blade Nzimande and Cyril Ramaphosa are going head to head on university fees.
By Prega Govender 3 Mar 2014 08:18
The Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund (SMSF) with initial capital of R10m will be launched on 14 March, says President Jacob Zuma.
3 Mar 2014 06:35
Reuters has reported that household debt grew at its fastest pace since early 2008 in the fourth quarter of 2012, a possible sign that the painful process of paring back borrowing in the aftermath of the financial crisis may have run its course.
27 Feb 2014 12:07
In most countries, the concept of retirement is relatively recent, having been introduced during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Until then, short life expectancy and the lack of financial provisions (pensions) meant that most workers continued to work until death. Germany was the first country to introduce an old-age social insurance program, in 1889, and thus the notion of retirement.
By Patrick Barker 26 Feb 2014 10:05
Plans to use private and public sector funds to create black industrialists gained momentum with the launch last week of an initiative to support small enterprises in the manufacturing sector.
26 Feb 2014 09:52
Financial services group Discovery Holdings' strong growth in earnings is a result of its Vitality model‚ says chief executive Adrian Gore.
By Gillian Jones 24 Feb 2014 10:29
The MBD Consumer Financial Vulnerability Index has been released indicating that not only were South African consumers financially more vulnerable in 2013 than in 2012 but they perceived their cash flow situation to be in the worst state since the economic recession in 2009.
21 Feb 2014 11:56
Sanlam said its associate company FBN Life Assurance had acquired 71.2% of Nigeria-listed short-term insurer Oasis Insurance for an undisclosed sum.
19 Feb 2014 13:25
Parliament's trade and industry portfolio committee has requested permission from the National Assembly to introduce changes to the National Credit Amendment Bill that were not in the original bill tabled by the Department of Trade and Industry.
By Linda Ensor 19 Feb 2014 11:47
Truworths will report its half-year financial results on Thursday (20 February), and is likely to highlight the deteriorating credit environment, owing to rising levels of consumer indebtedness.
By Zeenat Moorad 19 Feb 2014 09:36
For the first time, a single industry body will join together relevant stakeholders to serve the interests of retirement fund members and their fiduciary officers.
19 Feb 2014 09:15
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