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R4.75bn investment injected into Cape Town, Western Cape
R4.75bn investment injected into Cape Town, Western CapeArticle

Wesgro is pleased to report that more than 22 projects were facilitated in the 2020-21 financial year, which together are expected to inject more than R4.75bn into the regional economy...

13 Apr 2021

The Business Exchange launches unique dollar-based offshore investment opportunity in Mauritius
The Business Exchange launches unique dollar-based offshore investment opportunity in MauritiusArticle

Serviced office space provider The Business Exchange (TBE), in partnership with Maxcity Properties, has launched an exciting new opportunity, offering investors the unique chance to own offshore property in Mauritius...

Issued by Irvine Partners 9 Apr 2021

New collective of thought leaders create pan-African agency
New collective of thought leaders create pan-African agencyArticle

A collective of thought leaders in the marketing and communications sector have joined forces to support organisations who want to support organisations who want to reach a pan-African audience as well as those organisations promoting African innovation and excellence to the world...

16 Mar 2021

Gold Fields is planning a 40MW plant at South Deep Mine
Self-generated power, less red tape and new tech will drive SA mining forwardArticle

South African mines have been granted state permission to generate energy for their own use without having to rely on Eskom's unstable power supply...

Owen Murphy 3 Mar 2021

Renier de Wit, managing director, Gaia Fund Managers and Gaia Venture Capital Ltd.
SA's backbone industries and 12J investmentArticle

The country's economy contracted 6.1% in real terms in the third quarter of 2020 compared with the same period a year earlier, according to data from Statistics SA...

Renier de Wit 19 Feb 2021

Regenize wins Invest Cape Town | Business Hub GreenPitch Challenge 2021
Regenize wins Invest Cape Town | Business Hub GreenPitch Challenge 2021Article

Congratulations to Regenize, the winner of this year's Invest Cape Town | Business Hub GreenPitch Challenge 2021, hosted in partnership with GreenCape...

Issued by GreenCape 18 Feb 2021

Liquor Traders Formation requests urgent meeting with Ramaphosa
Liquor Traders Formation requests urgent meeting with RamaphosaArticle

The Liquor Traders Formation has requested an urgent meeting with President Cyril Ramaphosa to discuss ending the third alcohol sales ban currently in place...

18 Jan 2021

Section 12J investments more beneficial than only their tax treatments
Section 12J investments more beneficial than only their tax treatmentsArticle

The government's tax-incentive to boost economic growth - Section 12J of the Income Tax Act - gives investors more than a mere tax benefit...

Renier de Wit 28 Dec 2020

ERRP to revitalise post-Covid building industry
ERRP to revitalise post-Covid building industryArticle

The government's plans for construction industry revitalisation through the South African Economic Reconstruction and Economic Plan (ERRP) are in line with the global trend...

David Gelb & Stephen Arrow 9 Dec 2020

Tycho Moncks, managing director and partner at Boston Consulting Group.
8 priorities to improve mining competitiveness in SAArticle

The impact of Covid-19 on mining in South Africa has been acute. With continued uncertainty in the medium-term, but also given the prevailing structural challenges, mining companies in South Africa will have to adapt their operating models to ensure safety and sustainability...

17 Nov 2020

Telecommunications in the spotlight
Telecommunications in the spotlightArticle

The largest telecommunications event on the African continent will take place virtually from the 10 to 12 November. Join us at the Africa Tech Festival and visit our Business France booth...

Issued by Business France 6 Nov 2020

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Government revises list of high-risk countriesArticle

The Department of Home Affairs has revised the list of high-risk countries based on a risk categorisation model...

20 Oct 2020

Verner Ayukegba, Africa Energy Chamber
Germany looks to Mozambique for gas needsArticle

Gas is fast establishing itself as a key player in the global energy transition dynamics as nations seek to significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions and other air pollutants...

16 Oct 2020

Post-Covid-19: What lies ahead for SA's commercial property market
Post-Covid-19: What lies ahead for SA's commercial property marketArticle

Speaking during a recent PSG Think Big series webinar, Estienne de Klerk, CEO of Growthpoint Properties, said, "Commercial rentals haven't gone mad; rates and taxes have...

10 Sep 2020

Ndavhe Mareda, chairman. Makole Group
Black Royalty Minerals gets greenlight to start operations at KoornfonteinArticle

Black Royalty Minerals (BRM) has confirmed that it has secured both the Competition Commission and ministerial approvals for its acquisition of Koornfontein Coal Mine...

20 Aug 2020

Deepsea Stavanger. Source: Vesseltracker
Deep sea oil & gas rig arrives in South AfricaArticle

An oil and gas drilling rig commissioned by petroleum giant Total and its partners to drill the Luiperd prospect off Mossel Bay has arrived in Cape Town...

13 Aug 2020

Barrick's Kibali mine
Miners bump heads over DRC mining codeArticle

Things got heated in a discussion about the Democratic Republic of Congo's mining code with juniors squaring off against the big mining houses on the first day of this week's Digital DRC Mining Week...

19 Jun 2020

Zondi Nduli and Greg Rowan
Could Covid-19 be a catalyst for SA's structural reform and long-term economic recovery?Article

While the impact of Covid-19 is first and foremost a healthcare and humanitarian crisis, the disastrous effect it has had, and will continue to have, on economies, markets, businesses and personal finances is now patently clear...

Zondi Nduli and Greg Rowan 9 Jun 2020

Adrian Saville, CE, Cannon Asset Managers
Investing for Roubini's Greater DepressionArticle

In September 2006, economics professor Nouriel Roubini warned an incredulous audience of fellow economists at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that the US housing market was at risk of collapsing - an event that could ruin the global financial system...

Adrian Saville 8 Jun 2020

Property group launches relief package for retail tenants
Property group launches relief package for retail tenantsArticle

An industry-wide assistance and relief package for retail tenants that are hardest hit by the 21-day lockdown has been launched by the newly formed Property Industry Group...

8 Apr 2020

#Budget2020 highlights...
#Budget2020 highlights...Article

"Ex Africa Semper aliquid novi," winning requires hard work, focus, time, patience and resilience. Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered his National Budget Speech on 26 February 2020, leaving South African taxpayers pleased by the implementation of tax relief on personal income tax, but disappointing those who indulge in alcoholic beverages and heated tobacco products...

Virusha Subban, Jana Botha, and Prenisha Govender 27 Feb 2020

South Africa to draw expat goodwill and expertise in Australia
South Africa to draw expat goodwill and expertise in AustraliaArticle

Brand South Africa is rolling out the country's 2020 international programme to attract and develop a network of citizens living and working in Australia...

Issued by Brand South Africa 19 Feb 2020

Nigeria's growing appeal as a real estate investment destination
Nigeria's growing appeal as a real estate investment destinationArticle

As South Africa's medium-term economic growth prospects become increasingly uncertain, many local and international property investors are...

Gerhard Zeelie 17 Feb 2020

Christian Wiesener
#BizFinFocus: Exploring alternative sources of state incomeArticle

Times are tough for the South African economy and this is further negatively affecting state finances with a significant deficit of several billion rands every month...

Christian Wiesener 12 Feb 2020

Cathleen Cox, John Welborn, David Awram, Peter Ruxton
#MiningIndaba2020: Gold(en) opportunities in West AfricaArticle

West Africa still holds a certain lustre among gold miners, although they are cautious about the regulatory and security risks...

Nicci Botha 6 Feb 2020

SA set for increased arrivals from India
SA set for increased arrivals from IndiaArticle

"India remains one of our key trading partners and a priority market for driving arrival numbers to South Africa. We will continue to invest in our marketing and engagement efforts, both with our trade partners and travellers while providing diversified tourism products."

19 Jan 2020

Kenya is one of Africa's success stories. Image source: Getty/Gallo
Balancing the risks and opportunities on the African continentArticle

It would be remiss to paint the African continent with one brush as many countries are at varying stages of their own macro and political cycles...

Danesh Ranchhod 16 Jan 2020

African agribusinesses urged to be more self-sufficient
African agribusinesses urged to be more self-sufficientArticle

Agribusiness is evolving from a local and regional model to a global structure, making this sector of increasing interest to corporations, public agencies, and society at large - with the right expertise, investment and policies, Africa can evolve and curb the current annual food import bill of $35bn, which is estimated to rise to $110bn by 2025...

16 Jan 2020

Cyber insecurity is a threat to Africa’s digital economy. Riccardo Mayer/Shutterstock
What's been done to fight cybercrime in East AfricaArticle

East Africa attracts millions of tourists every year. Over the past 10 years, its earnings from tourism have doubled. Compared to the rest of Africa, the region is experiencing healthy economic growth. This makes it a promising investment destination...

Mercy Muendo 3 Dec 2019

Team South Africa in Brazil for the 11th BRICS Summit
Team South Africa in Brazil for the 11th BRICS SummitArticle

Team South Africa, led by His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa, will be heading to Brazil for the BRICS Summit this week...

Issued by Brand South Africa 14 Nov 2019

Dangote, Togo partner to transform phosphate into fertiliser
Dangote, Togo partner to transform phosphate into fertiliserArticle

Under the partnership, Togo will provide access to phosphate resources and the Dangote Group will provide access to ammonia and to the Nigerian market...

10 Nov 2019

Tax and forex in Africa: A property investor's perspective
Tax and forex in Africa: A property investor's perspectiveArticle

A combination of political volatility, regulatory uncertainty and economic stagnation has seen South Africa understandably falling out of favour with local and global property investors of late. However, much of the rest of Africa remains a relatively attractive investment proposition...

Gerhard Zeelie 8 Nov 2019

Factors necessary for securing investors toward FDI
Factors necessary for securing investors toward FDIArticle

Endorsed by world leaders as an ideal investment destination, the Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ) prioritises growth in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)...

Thembinkosi Maduna 5 Nov 2019

Ramaphosa opens South Africa's first smartphone factory
Ramaphosa opens South Africa's first smartphone factoryArticle

President Cyril Ramaphosa has opened South Africa's first smartphone factory at the Dube TradePort in Durban...

21 Oct 2019

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Agriculture industry will power Africa's economic transformation, says Agra ForumArticle

It is widely acknowledged that agribusiness is the key to transforming African economies - this was the core message at the 2019 Agra Forum in Accra, Ghana and a constant topic of discussion during the African Agri Council (AAC) recent West Africa roadshow...

17 Oct 2019

Minerals and Energy Minister, Gwede Mantashe
Saving Eskom: Govt talks to coal and renewables about lowering pricesArticle

South Africa's limping economy is likely to be further crippled unless the price of electricity is brought down...

4 Oct 2019

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Report explores African investment optionsArticle

African investment has traditionally been dominated by its big economies but the long-awaited emergence of intercontinental trade blocs is shifting the balance of power...

25 Sep 2019

Ekurhuleni empowers farmers in drive to grow economy
Ekurhuleni empowers farmers in drive to grow economyArticle

The City of Ekurhuleni has released 56 farms valued at R120m to local smallholder and subsistence farmers to improve food security, increase tax and revenue, expand food export and attract new investment to the city...

25 Sep 2019

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'Where to Invest in Africa' publication launchedArticle

Rand Merchant Bank's ninth edition of 'Where to Invest in Africa', lists the sectors that are key to unlocking the continent's growth potential...

23 Sep 2019

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Where to invest in AfricaArticle

Rand Merchant Bank's ninth edition of Where to Invest in Africa is returning to its roots - the sectors that are key to unlocking the continent's growth potential...

18 Sep 2019

African LNG market to attract $103bn in 2019
African LNG market to attract $103bn in 2019Article

Africa is an exciting frontier in the global natural gas sector. The continent holds 7.1% of proven global gas reserves and is expected to contribute nearly 10% of global production growth through to 2024..

26 Aug 2019

Buying property at home still a good option for SA expats
Buying property at home still a good option for SA expatsArticle

South African property is still a good investment opportunity for expatriates who intend coming home...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 16 Jul 2019

Brand SA hosts Ubuntu Breakfast at AFCON 2019, Egypt
Brand SA hosts Ubuntu Breakfast at AFCON 2019, EgyptArticle

On the sideline of the 2019 African Cup of Nations, taking place in Egypt, Brand South Africa hosted a special Ubuntu Breakfast session for CAF/AFCON executives and former African players...

Issued by Optimize Agency 27 Jun 2019

Despite challenges, Africa's hotel market experiences strong transactional growth
Despite challenges, Africa's hotel market experiences strong transactional growthArticle

Though Africa remains a market where hotel real estate investment is typically dominated by development, increasing transactional activity is providing much-needed liquidity...

25 Jun 2019

Corporate South Africa to discuss its role in shaping perceptions at the 2019 Brand Summit South Africa
Corporate South Africa to discuss its role in shaping perceptions at the 2019 Brand Summit South AfricaArticle

Corporate South Africa will be sharing a couch with Mondli Makhanya (Editor-In-Chief of City Press) at the 2019 Brand Summit South Africa to discuss the crucial role it plays in shaping perceptions about South Africa...

22 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: Africa's top leisure destinations for business travellers
#AfricaMonth: Africa's top leisure destinations for business travellersArticle

Intra-Africa travel should be a priority for every South African...

Jenna Berndt 21 May 2019

Fastest growing business destinations for SA travellers revealed
Fastest growing business destinations for SA travellers revealedArticle

According to data by Flight Centre Business Travel, the fastest growing international business destinations for South African travellers in 2018 were London, Lagos and Mauritius...

7 May 2019

Defy ramps up SA production with R1bn investment
Defy ramps up SA production with R1bn investmentArticle

Home appliance brand Defy, a subsidiary of Arcelik Global, has invested more than R1billion in upgrading three local production centres to serve as its strategic manufacturing hub...

25 Apr 2019

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