Business

Budget fails to live up to bold plans outlined in Sona: Cosatu

The national budget has failed to live up to the bold plans of boosting job creation and fighting corruption.

Rand strengthens by 10c to the dollar after Gigaba gives assurances on ...

The rand firmed against major global currencies on Wednesday afternoon.

Gigaba announces an increase in sin tax

Expect to tighten your belt over the next two months as you are likely to pay more income tax.

Good news for low-income earners

The Budget again prioritises low-income earners by providing above inflation increase to social grant ...

Government may sell property assets worth R40bn to rescue ailing SOCs

A government-conducted property audit has revealed that the state owns 195‚000 properties with an estimated ...

Government to rein in R587-billion state salary bill

Malusi Gigaba has warned that some government departments are at risk of breaching their ceilings for ...

Gigaba increases VAT to 15%

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced a one-percentage point increase in Value Added Tax.

R57-billion for free tertiary education

Government has been forced to hold back on some of its capital projects in order to find R57-billion to fund ...

Pooe ensures black women embrace their skin and hair

Despite experiencing setbacks on her way to launching NativeChild, Sonto Pooe is a woman determined to be ...

Expectations for the Budget speech – VAT is where it’s at

Key to Wednesday’s much anticipated Budget Speech, will be Treasury’s economic projections.

Entrepreneur saw gap in the market and took it

Skincare range is picking up after two years

No water‚ no business‚ say Khayelitsha businesses

“No water‚ no business‚” says Khayelitsha hair salon owner Sinalo.

Bank of Baroda leaving South Africa‚ Reserve Bank confirms

The SA Reserve Bank has confirmed that the Bank of Baroda is closing down its operations in South Africa.

What did SA spend their December bonuses on?

So what did most South Africans spend their December pay cheques and bonuses on?

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