Sona2021: More vaccines, speeding up economic recovery, fighting corruption
The president's announcement on the imminent arrival of more than 40 million doses of vaccine will be welcomed after problems emerged with the efficacy of AstraZeneca’s vaccine.
City Power implements 2-hour load shedding schedule
Eskom announced earlier today that it would be implementing stage two load shedding.
Ster-Kinekor will remain open despite being placed under business rescue
COVID-19 has had a dire impact on the entertainment industry, with lockdown regulations limiting the operation of movie houses.
Ster-Kinekor enters voluntary business rescue due to COVID-19 restrictions
In a statement on Friday evening, the company said the business rescue was aimed at facilitating the rehabilitation of the company.
Gauteng traffic officials report increase in road deaths this Christmas weekend
Seven people were killed in seven crashes in less than 18 hours.
Coronavirus: Latest global developments
In the UK millions of people entered harsher coronavirus restrictions, as new tier changes came into force in England.
A race against time as UK scrambles for workable Brexit agreement
Traders say a Brexit without a trade deal would damage the economies of Europe and send shockwaves through financial markets.
Eskom doing all it can to avoid load shedding - Mantshantsha
Eskom on Thursday warned of a high probability of load shedding as the system is constrained.
Eskom warns of high probability of load shedding due to constrained system
The utility said in a statement on Thursday there was no load shedding yet, but the situation could change.
Remedial action to be applied against all ANC members facing charges - Magashule
Speaking at Luthuli House, African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Ace Magashule said that the step-aside issue would be discussed in the new year.
At least 2 people killed in vehicle collision near Allandale
Traffic police spokesperson Obed Sibasa said that it would take a long while to clear the highway.
SAA a step closer to resuming flights as DPE appoints interim board
The ailing airline has been working to implement its business rescue plan.
Moody's & Fitch downgrades push SA further into junk status
Moody's has downgraded the country's credit rating one notch to BA2 and maintained a negative outlook, while Fitch has downgraded South Africa's credit rating from BB to BB- and with a negative outlook.
Moody’s, S&P Global expected to release ratings assessment on SA today
The South African Reserve Bank's monetary policy committee announced on Thursday that rates would remain unchanged while the economy shows some signs of picking up.
Reserve Bank keeps repo rate unchanged at 3.5%
Prior to Thursday's announcement, the bank's Monetary Policy Committee had cut the repo rate by 275 basis points this year to try and counter the effects of negative growth due to COVID-19.
SABC temporarily halts retrenchment procedures
Earlier on Tuesday, the SABC’s News Channel saw a break in broadcasting with presenters refusing to go on air as the corporation faces retrenchments. They called for management to step down.
SABC News employees halt work in protest over job cuts
The SABC disclosed that 400 people were being served with Section 189 notices, with about 170 posts to be filled.
Mixed fuel price outlook for December
The AA said petrol was set to drop by up to 36c a litre but by contrast, diesel would likely only see a 4c drop.