16 C
Port Elizabeth
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Wool sales lower as rand strengthens against dollar

The wool market traded 3,8% lower this week and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator decreased by 571 points to close at a value of...

Municipality announces tough credit control changes as debtors book hits R2 billion

Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Executive Mayor Athol Trollip announced stringent credit control measures as the institution’s debtors book reached R2 billion in outstanding revenue. An...

Consumers to be hit again by rising fuel prices

Stronger international petroleum prices and a weakening rand mean that consumers are going to have to fork out more for fuel  in October. This...

South Africa’s Mining Industry continues to Face Tough Times

South Africa’s Mining Industry continues to Face Tough Times in the Wake of Subdued Commodity Prices, Mounting Cost Pressure and Regulatory Uncertainty: PwC Report 2016...

MTN denies taking billions out of Nigeria

By Camillus Eboh ABUJA (Reuters) - South Africa's MTN <MTNJ.J> on Wednesday denied allegations it illegally repatriated $13.92 billion (£10.72 billion) from Nigeria, the latest...
British High Commissioner to South Africa, Dame Judith Macgregor and Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber CEO, Kevin Hustler

Unlocking potential synergies between Britain and NMB

THE Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber was privileged to receive a visit from the British High Commissioner to South Africa, Dame Judith Macgregor this...
Jacob Zuma gives South Africa another public holiday

Zuma gives SA another public holiday

President Jacob Zuma has declared 27 December 2016 a public holiday‚ following a submission by the Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa). The request...

Banks, BASA, Treasury agree to curb irresponsible lending

Representatives of major retail banks, the Banking Association of South Africa (BASA) and the National Treasury have signed an agreement aimed at improving responsible...

Unemployment rate rises

South Africa's unemployment rate had increased from 24.9% to 25.5% in the third quarter of 2012, said Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) on Thursday. Releasing...

Wrong to believe inequality has widened since 1994 – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma said it was wrong and scientifically not true that the gap between the rich and poor had widened since 1994, and...

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