Agro-processing sector backed22/10/2014 4:00
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has moved to reassure the agro-processing industry that his department will continue to support it. He said that since 2009 almost R1.2bn had been pumped into the sector and there was more to come.
Nene needs to get tough in first budget21/10/2014 21:55
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has little room to manoeuvre in his maiden mid-term budget speech and may have to get tough on state-owned entities and civil servants in a way that will earn him little political popularity, observers predicted.
PetroSA records net loss21/10/2014 16:20
PetroSA recorded an overall net loss of R1.65 billion in the 2013/14 financial year, the company said on Tuesday.
Media24's news chief resigns16/10/2014 21:52
Sampson, who has been the chief executive of the news division since 2012, will leave the organisation at the end of the month.
Tastic Simply Delicious products recalled16/10/2014 13:28
Tiger Brands's grains division has recalled certain Tastic Simply Delicious products after tests found traces of colorants in them, the company said.
Zuma outlines ambitious oil exploration plans15/10/2014 13:24
President Jacob Zuma outlined ambitious plans on Wednesday for oil and gas exploration in coastal waters that he said could contain as much as 9 billion barrels of crude and vast quantities of natural gas.
SA business leaders in US to sell NDP to investors9/10/2014 13:41
A South African delegation led by the Minister of Finance, Nhlahla Nene, and deputy Reserve Bank governor Daniel Mminele and including top CEOs is in New York on a mission to sell the National Development Plan (NDP) to US investors.
Bank to assist businesses on the cards7/10/2014 17:23
The Gauteng government is considering launching a bank that will assist township entrepreneurs get access to funding to help grow their businesses.