South Africa turns to cinema to build young entrepreneurs

Thousands of learners in South Africa are taking part in an initiative set up to boost youth entrepreneurship and economic development. Called Step Up 2 a Start Up II, it offers skills, a toolkit and entry into the Maker-preneur of the Year Competition, with bursaries up for grabs.
South Africa's FNB opens in Tanzania

South African banks healthy, robust: SARB

South Africa's banking sector is healthy and robust, the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) said on Tuesday, adding that it disagreed with the decision by ratings agency Moody's to downgrade the country's "big four" commercial banks.

Absa Cape Epic: bidding now open

Bids for the remaining 2014 Absa Cape Epic entries will fund Qhubeka, an African charity that rewards promising students with much-needed bicycles. Founded in 2005, the organisation distributes cycles to help build small businesses and get children to school on time.