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Petrol and diesel price decrease for May 2021
Petrol and diesel price decrease for May 2021Article

Motorists can expect the price of fuel to decrease for the month of May...

Imran Salie 30 Apr 2021

Price right, sell fast and cut your holding costs
Price right, sell fast and cut your holding costsArticle

Record fuel price increases are grabbing headlines at the moment, but home sellers should be even more concerned about the increases in municipal tariffs that will be implemented in just a few months' time...

Gerhard Kotzé 23 Apr 2021

Agriculture input cost pressures mount as fuel price increases further
Agriculture input cost pressures mount as fuel price increases furtherArticle

The recent developments from a fuel perspective indicate that the determinants of fuel prices have all trended on the upside with Brent crude oil prices rising by 6.7% m/m in April 2021 to average US$64/ barrel...

Paul Makube 8 Apr 2021

Price of fuel set for massive increase in April
Price of fuel set for massive increase in AprilArticle

A fuel forecast for April 2021 shows significant increases looming which will have a severe impact on consumers...

Gero Lilleike 16 Mar 2021

Petrol price increases for February
Petrol price increases for FebruaryArticle

The AA has confirmed the petrol price changes for February 2021 and motorists are in for substantial hikes. Here's what you need to know...

David Taylor 1 Feb 2021

Spending too much on fuel? Here's how you can save
Spending too much on fuel? Here's how you can saveArticle

Here's how someone with a 60-litre tank in their vehicle, who fills up four times a month, can save around R17,000 a year by driving right...

25 Jan 2021

Huge fuel price increase predicted for February 2021
Huge fuel price increase predicted for February 2021Article

The Automobile Association (AA) is predicting a steep increase in the prices of petrol, diesel and paraffin for February 2021...

David Taylor 15 Jan 2021

Relief at pumps as fuel price drops for November
Relief at pumps as fuel price drops for NovemberArticle

There's good news for SA motorists as the Automobile Association says that the fuel price is set for a solid decrease in November. Here's what you need to know...

3 Nov 2020

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Fuel price set to increase by 5c a litreArticle

Cash strapped consumers will have to dig deeper into their pockets as the price of petrol is set to go up by 5 cents a litre at midnight...

4 Aug 2020

Buying a pre-owned car online? Keep this in mind
Buying a pre-owned car online? Keep this in mindArticle

Buying a new car is a really big decision, whether it's a pre-owned or a new set of wheels...

Nunben Dixon 27 Jul 2020

Fuel price increase for July
Fuel price increase for JulyArticle

The Automobile Association of South Africa predicts fuel prices will increase by more than R1.70 a litre on Wednesday, 1 July 2020...

30 Jun 2020

#BestofBiz 2019: Automotive
#BestofBiz 2019: AutomotiveArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

13 Dec 2019

Petrol price to go up on Wednesday
Petrol price to go up on WednesdayArticle

Cash-strapped consumers will have to dig even deeper into their pockets as the price of petrol is set to increase by 18 cents a litre on Wednesday, 2 October 2019...

30 Sep 2019

Property outlook positive despite static interest rates
Property outlook positive despite static interest ratesArticle

The recent decision from the South African Reserve Bank to leave interest rates unchanged was met with disappointment from several sectors...

Tony Clarke 30 Sep 2019

Fuel price increase confirmed
Fuel price increase confirmedArticle

It has been confirmed that fuel prices for August are set for changes with petrol up and diesel down...

6 Aug 2019

Fluctuation of fuel prices in SA continues
Fluctuation of fuel prices in SA continuesArticle

According to the Central Energy Fund, fuel prices for August are set for changes with petrol up and diesel down...

30 Jul 2019

SA Taxi makes taxi ownership more affordable
SA Taxi makes taxi ownership more affordableArticle

SA Taxi has advanced its efforts to overcome the financial, structural and legislative hurdles facing the taxi industry...

18 Jun 2019

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How the fuel hike might impact buying a new carArticle

The impact of the expected fuel price increase in May will be wide reaching, according to George Mienie, CEO of AutoTrader...

Naresh Maharaj 30 Apr 2019

Pressure builds in compressed vehicle market
Pressure builds in compressed vehicle marketArticle

New vehicle sales continued their consistent slide downward as the first quarter drew to a close...

3 Apr 2019

Massive petrol price hike this April
Massive petrol price hike this AprilArticle

Strong oil prices and an ever-weakening Rand have combined to set up yet another fuel price hike...

29 Mar 2019

Fuel price increase predicted
Fuel price increase predictedArticle

Estimates predict there will be a fuel price increase of at least 67c for petroleum and 84c for diesel...

27 Feb 2019

How to save on your motoring spend
How to save on your motoring spendArticle

With relentless fuel price increases and the budget about to beat us on the head again, it's time to think smart about how to save serious money...

18 Feb 2019

#BizTrends2019: 10 new and emerging trends in the residential property market
#BizTrends2019: 10 new and emerging trends in the residential property marketArticle

These 10 new or increasing trends are expected to impact on the market in 2019...

Dr Andrew Golding 7 Jan 2019

#StartupStory: Meet Bunkr, your fuel wallet
#StartupStory: Meet Bunkr, your fuel walletArticle

The world, in general, is going through a fuel revolution...

Evan-Lee Courie 10 Dec 2018

Prospects already looking up for SA home buyers
Prospects already looking up for SA home buyersArticle

Ahead of the medium-term budget policy speech and the SA Investment Summit this week, things are already looking up for home buyers and owners in SA...

Rudi Botha 22 Oct 2018

Vehicle sales for September were down 1.9%
Vehicle sales for September were down 1.9%Article

New vehicle sales for September were down 1.9% year-on-year with a total of 49,670 units sold...

5 Oct 2018

Massive fuel price increase
Massive fuel price increaseArticle

The fuel price increase for October will increase and motorists are going to feel the pinch...

2 Oct 2018

Yolanda Naudé, Citadel head of fund research and portfolio manager
Time for Ramaphosa to knuckle down and fix the economyArticle

The gloss of Ramaphoria, when the rand R11.55 to the US dollar in late February, has worn off...

17 Sep 2018

Ignore 'recession' talk and buy more real estate
Ignore 'recession' talk and buy more real estateArticle

SA may be in a "technical" recession, but a closer analysis of the figures released by StatsSA shows that the economy is actually heading in the right direction...

Berry Everitt 13 Sep 2018

Bruising fuel hike averted, at least for now
Bruising fuel hike averted, at least for nowArticle

A further strain on the consumer has almost been averted following the announcement of the intervention by the Department of Energy to limit the fuel increase to only 5c per litre...

4 Sep 2018

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Fuel price hike expected for SeptemberArticle

Following a notable increase in fuel prices over the past few months, September 2018 could bring a further uptick to an all-time high...

24 Aug 2018

SA needs an injection of confidence to stimulate the economy
SA needs an injection of confidence to stimulate the economyArticle

With inflation still within the target range, but with concerns following a round of fuel price increases and other potential inflationary impacts, the Monetary Policy Committee has kept the repo rate unchanged...

Dr Andrew Golding 20 Jul 2018

Petrol increase and tourism - how much trouble are we in?
Petrol increase and tourism - how much trouble are we in?Article

No one is immune to a shrinking economy, and the local tourism is no exception. The impact of a fuel price hike can be devastating for domestic tourism, with fewer South Africans able to afford to go on holiday...

Brett Hendricks 13 Jul 2018

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The vehicle market is unexpectedly steadyArticle

The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (Naamsa) recently released statistics that indicate a positive growth for the vehicle market amidst economic challenges...

4 Jul 2018

Fuel prices up for July 2018
Fuel prices up for July 2018Article

The upward trajectory of fuel prices in South Africa continues as the Department of Energy announced increases which will take effect on Wednesday, 4 July 2018...

Gero Lilleike 2 Jul 2018

Most fuel efficient petrol cars in SA (2018)
Most fuel efficient petrol cars in SA (2018)Article

The recent fuel price increases have South African motorists cringing at the pumps but if you are in the market for a new car, you'd be wise to choose a car that will consume as little fuel as possible...

Gero Lilleike 13 Jun 2018

How the fuel hike will put more pressure on SA agriculture
How the fuel hike will put more pressure on SA agricultureArticle

It is estimated that a R1/litre increase in fuel costs equates to a R1bn increase in input costs per year to the agriculture sector. These costs manifest differently across the various industries from planting, harvesting, distribution and packaging...

Paul Makube 5 Jun 2018

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What you need to know about the upcoming fuel price increaseArticle

Another fuel price increase is expected for June with mid-month estimates reflecting an increase of 74c per litre for petrol and 81c per litre for diesel...

29 May 2018

Deteriorating fuel prices to hit consumers, farmers' profit margins
Deteriorating fuel prices to hit consumers, farmers' profit marginsArticle

The cost of distributing produce across the country is still highly depended on road transport - for example, about 80% of grain is transported by road...

Paul Makube 2 May 2018

November sees another fuel price increase
November sees another fuel price increaseArticle

South Africans will see another the fuel price increase on Wednesday, 1 November 2017...

30 Oct 2017

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The price of fuel over the last decadeArticle

Fuel price increase! The announcement comes every couple of months, and South Africans dread it more and more. The average South African's annual fuel expenditure is among the highest in the world...

Jason Snyman 12 Oct 2017

Expected fuel price increase to have a direct impact on SA agriculture
Expected fuel price increase to have a direct impact on SA agricultureArticle

The expected increase in fuel prices early September will have have a direct impact on South Africa's agricultural sectors as the cost of production and transport will increase...

30 Aug 2017

Negative impact of junk status on SA's new car market
Negative impact of junk status on SA's new car marketArticle

The South African new car market's total sales plummeted 13.4%, with 34,956 new vehicles sold - the lowest sales performance since December 2009...[video]

5 May 2017

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Lessons learned from the drought: A focus on the agricultural sectorArticle

Apart from the Western Cape, the gripping drought that hung over the country has finally weathered away - the agricultural sector has more than recovered to a projected record harvest...

Dawie Maree 5 May 2017

Tips to dodge another fuel increaseArticle

With yet another fuel increase this month and more price hikes expected throughout the year, transport costs are set to continue increasing...

2 Feb 2017

South Africans hold on to their cars for longer, but are they safe?
South Africans hold on to their cars for longer, but are they safe?Article

When times are tough financially, luxuries tend to be the first thing to drop off the budget. However, in the context of a country like SA...

1 Nov 2016

Inflation surpasses 6% target to 6,1%
Inflation surpasses 6% target to 6,1%Article

September headline CPI rose to 6,1% y/y, breaching the upper 6% target band set by the South African Reserve Bank, after a brief deceleration in August (5,9%).

Jason Muscat 19 Oct 2016

Fuel price decrease will impact rental property market
Fuel price decrease will impact rental property marketArticle

The drop in fuel prices set to happen this coming Wednesday is a welcome relief for many cash strapped consumers and businesses...

Richard Gray 1 Aug 2016

New vehicle sales in June decline as expected
New vehicle sales in June decline as expectedArticle

The new vehicle industry sales continued its decline in June. Aggregated sales data from the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa shows that industry sales...

4 Jul 2016

Manufacturing surge lasts one month
Manufacturing surge lasts one monthArticle

The manufacturing sector in SA has come back down to earth, having failed to sustain the surge in April beyond a single month...

Claire Bisseker 2 Jun 2016

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