Economists concerned the rand will continue its freefall
The US Looks set to raise interest rates next week which will also affect the rand.
Zuma breaks his silence after booting Nene
He says govt will not abandon the fiscal path that has been chosen in the last few years.
Rand continues to plummet, major losses on JSE
The currency has lost around R2 against the British pound in just two days.
Rand reaches R16 to dollar, SA 'on brink of recession'
Economists say investor confidence in South Africa is the lowest it’s been in 20 years.
Finance Minister Van Rooyen to hit the ground running
Finance Minister David van Rooyen says he will begin work in earnest today.
Rand, markets under ‘extreme pressure’
The announcement that Nene had been fired as finance minster sent shock waves through the markets.
Nene reportedly redeployed as ordinary MP in Parliament
Jacob Zuma yesterday announced Nene's position as Finance Minister would be taken over by David van Rooyen.
Oil price makes slight recovery
The oil price has dropped substantially over the past 18 months and looks set to drop further.
The rand plunges to a new record low
A short while ago, the rand hit 22 to the pound, 15.95 to the euro and 14.66 to the dollar.
SA’s economic status dealt a blow
Standard & Poor's has changed its outlook from stable to negative.
Nigerian commission: We made a ‘typo’ on MTN's penalty figure
This week, MTN confirmed that the commission had reduced the fine to $3,4 billion.
'Next generation can't be condemned to face effects of climate change'
Speaking at the COP21 conference in Paris, Barack Obama has called on the world to be patient.
SA’s trade deficit widens due to dwindling export
Exports decreased from September to October by six percent.
Petrol up, diesel down from Wednesday
The price of petrol goes up 1 cent a litre, while diesel is going down between 2 and 4 cents per litre.
SA economy grew by 0.7% in third quarter
Growth in the third quarter is good news as a technical recession was on the cards.
At least 6 dead in Cameroon suicide bombings
Four suicide bombers have blown themselves up in a northern town near of Fotokol, injuring about 12 others.
1 dead, 7 injured in N12 collision
It’s understood the accident happened last night after a bakkie collided with a light motor vehicle.
Mixed reaction to repo rate hike
Yesterday, the Reserve Bank announced that interest rates will increase to 6.25% as of today.