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A slight reprieve at the pump still positive for farmers
A slight reprieve at the pump still positive for farmersArticle

Fuel prices eased for the first time in 2021 on the back of a 2% decrease in international Brent crude oil prices and the rand strengthening by 3% in April relative to the previous month...

Paul Makube 5 May 2021

SA consumer food price inflation lifted marginally in March 2021
SA consumer food price inflation lifted marginally in March 2021Article

Consumer food price inflation accelerated to 5,9% year-on-year in March 2021 from 5,4% year-on-year in the previous month...

Wandile Sihlobo 3 May 2021

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

Possible fuel price relief for May 2021
Possible fuel price relief for May 2021Article

The AA predicts that if the global fuel price and Rand stay on a similar trajectory until the end of the month, there's a chance of a fuel price decrease for May...

15 Apr 2021

Re-imagined: The all new Lexus IS 300h EX
Re-imagined: The all new Lexus IS 300h EXArticle

What do you look for in a car when making that all-important purchase? Let me tell you more about the Lexus IS 300 EX...

14 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

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How the incident on the Suez highlights insurance risks of mega shipsArticle

Insurers have warned for years that the increasing size of vessels is leading to a higher accumulation of risk. These fears have been realised by the large container ship currently blocking the critical Suez Canal sea route...

26 Mar 2021

Petrol-saving tips for the upcoming heavy fuel price hike
Petrol-saving tips for the upcoming heavy fuel price hikeArticle

With another round of heavy fuel levy increases predicted, many vehicle owners are definitely going to start feeling the pressure of owning a vehicle...

23 Mar 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 agony for March 2021
Petrol price agony for March 2021Article

Another month of price increases awaits for SA motorists as the international oil price has caused some upsets...

David Taylor 26 Feb 2021

#BudgetSpeech2021: Tax relief, further fiscal consolidation welcomed
#BudgetSpeech2021: Tax relief, further fiscal consolidation welcomedArticle

Apart from the commitment made to the urgent rollout of the vaccination programme, of comfort to debt-burdened consumers is the announcement...

Dr Andrew Golding 25 Feb 2021

Sowing the seeds of industrial farming in Mozambique
Sowing the seeds of industrial farming in MozambiqueArticle

Commercial farming is one of the highest-growth sectors in Mozambique, yet only 16% of land suitable for agriculture is being cultivated...

Grace Goodrich 3 Feb 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

Retail sales slump continues, dropping 4% in November
Retail sales slump continues, dropping 4% in NovemberArticle

South Africa's retail trade sales decreased by 4% year-on-year in November 2020, falling for the eighth consecutive month...

22 Jan 2021

Where is the housing market headed in 2021?
Where is the housing market headed in 2021?Article

After the worst economic downturn in decades, economic growth is still widely expected to show some positive growth of around 3% this year...

Dr Andrew Golding 19 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

Price of fuel set for steep increase
Price of fuel set for steep increaseArticle

In a statement on Monday, 4 January 2021, the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) said the price of 93 (ULP and LRP) will go up by 43 cents, while that of 95 (ULP and LRP) will increase by 40 cents...

4 Jan 2021

#BestofBiz 2020: Automotive
#BestofBiz 2020: AutomotiveArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2020 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

13 Dec 2020

Petrol price decrease for December
Petrol price decrease for DecemberArticle

There's some great news for motorists as we go into the final month of 2020. The price of petrol will be coming down...

David Taylor 30 Nov 2020

Lesetja Kganyago, Sarb governor
Repo rate remains unchanged at 3.5%Article

The South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) has kept the repurchase (repo) rate unchanged at 3.5% per annum...

20 Nov 2020

Low rates positive for agriculture heading into the new crop season
Low rates positive for agriculture heading into the new crop seasonArticle

The South African Reserve Bank has once again left the repo rate unchanged at a record low of 3.5% in its November 2020 meeting...

Paul Makube 20 Nov 2020

Potential fuel price drop for December
Potential fuel price drop for DecemberArticle

According to the Automobile Association (AA), South African consumers can look forward to potential drops in petrol and diesel, while illuminating paraffin could rise...

David Taylor 17 Nov 2020

A new approach to crisis management
A new approach to crisis managementArticle

With the outbreak of the coronavirus, many businesses across the world were flung into a state of crisis and every aspect of our lives - how we connect, move, live, and work - were changed...

Karena Crerar 17 Nov 2020

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

Fuel price drop, a boost for 2020/21 summer crop planting season
Fuel price drop, a boost for 2020/21 summer crop planting seasonArticle

The drop in fuel prices comes at the right time and coupled with the above-mentioned factors will afford farmers an opportunity to expand their operations...

Paul Makube 7 Oct 2020

Relief at the petrol pumps
Relief at the petrol pumpsArticle

Consumers will breathe a sigh of relief at the pumps as the price of petrol is set to decrease by between 23 and 32 cents a litre...

6 Oct 2020

Consumer attitudes towards fuel loyalty programmes in SA
Consumer attitudes towards fuel loyalty programmes in SAArticle

The average South African consumer sees loyalty programmes as valuable and as an economic benefit, and are generally committed to such programmes...

Marius Wait 10 Sep 2020

How to minimise vehicle expenses in a strained economy
How to minimise vehicle expenses in a strained economyArticle

From the rising cost of food, clothing, and the other necessities, the list of things connected to the price of fuel can be daunting...

Richard Coates 1 Sep 2020

Fuel price update
Fuel price updateArticle

The Department of Energy has published the official fuel price adjustments for September 2020...

1 Sep 2020

Fastvan Last Mile delivery platform solves complex vehicle routing problems, ETA's, manage failed - Re-attempted and returns
Fastvan Last Mile delivery platform solves complex vehicle routing problems, ETA's, manage failed - Re-attempted and returnsArticle

Efficient fulfilment operations are essential in providing quick deliveries. Pencil pushing, white board for order taking and the usual phone calls to the drivers are methods of the past...

Issued by Fastvan 20 Aug 2020

Driving the Lexus UX 250 Hybrid Luxury Compact Crossover
Driving the Lexus UX 250 Hybrid Luxury Compact CrossoverArticle

Silent is the night and silent is the day too. All thanks to the 2020 Lexus UX 250 hybrid Luxury Compact Crossover...

Naresh Maharaj 13 Aug 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

New vehicle sales show slow recovery
New vehicle sales show slow recoveryArticle

New vehicle sales were largely flat in July, showing similar numbers to those of June 2020...

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

Home buyers responding to interest rate cuts
Home buyers responding to interest rate cutsArticle

The further reduction of the repo rate by 25 basis points to an all-time low of 3.5% takes the prime interest rate down to 7%...

Dr Andrew Golding 24 Jul 2020

How fleet managers can best keep rising costs down amid new challenges
How fleet managers can best keep rising costs down amid new challengesArticle

While the disciplines and principles of fleet management still hold true under the new normal, it is expected that the increased emphasis on cost reductions will have a big impact on how fleets are operated going forward...

Derick De Vries 16 Jul 2020

Vehicle sales show slow recovery
Vehicle sales show slow recoveryArticle

The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), a proud member of the RMI, is encouraged to see a slight improvement in new vehicle sales figures for the month of June...

6 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

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Airline industry to suffer $84bn loss in 2020Article

Financially, 2020 will go down as the worst year in the history of aviation. On average, every day of this year will add $230m to industry losses...

10 Jun 2020

Fuel price jumps up in Level 3 lockdown
Fuel price jumps up in Level 3 lockdownArticle

The price of fuel for the month of May has been the lowest this year, however, this all changes...

2 Jun 2020

SA Petrol Price 2020 - Where does our money go?
SA Petrol Price 2020 - Where does our money go?Article

The wildly-fluctuating fuel price is a massive discussion point and we've often wondered how the numbers work...

David Taylor 25 May 2020

Repo rate reduction further incentive for savvy home buyers
Repo rate reduction further incentive for savvy home buyersArticle

The announcement of a further reduction of 50 bps in the repo rate will have a positive effect on the residential property market, albeit deferred until potential buyers can begin transacting in earnest...

Dr Andrew Golding 22 May 2020

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The impact of Covid-19 on small scale farmersArticle

It is now inevitable that Covid-19 will lead to global recession and the local economy will not be spared...

Pertunia Setumo 7 May 2020

Fuel price drops to lowest this year
Fuel price drops to lowest this yearArticle

Fuel price changes will be effected on Wednesday, 6 May 2020...

5 May 2020

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Harvest outlook impressive and raises hope agriculture sector reboundArticle

At 15.22 million tonnes, the maize harvest will be the third-largest on record having been raised by 2.8% from the previous month and 35% year-on-year...

Paul Makube 4 May 2020

The economic impact of Covid-19
The economic impact of Covid-19Article

Saica hosted a webinar where Investec chief economist Annabel Bishop spoke about the effects of sub-investment grade status and the coronavirus on our country's already struggling economy...

Issued by SAICA 4 May 2020

Not taking lockdown lying down: A 360 industry overview
Not taking lockdown lying down: A 360 industry overviewArticle

An overview of Bizcommunity's Press Offices, companies and organisations putting the grit in integrity, by continuing to communicate and innovate despite the many challenges of the Covid-19 lockdown...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 Apr 2020

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