Tax on beverages may reduce obesity: Wits20/8/2014 16:59
A suggested tax on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) may reduce obesity in 220,000 adults in South Africa, research by the University of the Witwatersrand has found.
Eskom has a new CEO20/8/2014 14:19
Tshediso Matona, head of the public enterprises department and former trade and industry director general
CPI lower in July20/8/2014 12:14
The consumer price index (CPI) for all urban areas was 0.3 percent lower in July compared to June.
Shoprite upbeat on future20/8/2014 4:02
Africa’s retailing giant, the Shoprite Group, is looking beyond the prevailing storm in the consumer market and has pumped R1.2bn into launching new stores during the year ended June.
Sub-Saharan middle class grows: Bank19/8/2014 19:42
Sub-Saharan Africa has experienced substantial growth in its middle class over the past 14 years, according to a Standard Bank report released on Tuesday.
Cotton industry accepts wage proposal19/8/2014 10:47
Striking workers in the cotton textile industry have accepted a wage proposal, the SA Clothing and Textile Workers' Union said on Tuesday.
Adapt IT shows good returns19/8/2014 3:39
Medium-sized IT firm Adapt IT Holdings produced a sterling performance during the year ended June which is partly attributable to acquisitive growth.
Land Bank net profit increases18/8/2014 11:15
The Land Bank recorded a net profit of R394.3 million in the 2013/14 financial year, a 29.4 percent increase from the previous financial year.