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SA gears up to celebrate 30 years of democracy while aiming to attract investments

By Thoko Modise, Acting Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Communications, Brand South Africa     This week’s announcement of May 29th as the date of the...

BUSINESS AND GOVERNMENT TEAM UP TO REPOSITION SOUTH AFRICA POST-COVID-19

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is currently ranked in the top 20 largest stock exchanges in the world by market capitalisation, and is the...

Ratings and post budget speech outlook

Johannesburg, Monday 25 February 2019 – Since Finance Minister Tito Mboweni presented the budget speech last Wednesday, media commentary has focused on several dimensions...

Highlights from Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s 2019 Budget Speech

Wednesday 20 February 2019 marked an important day for South Africans. Members of Parliament (MPs) gathered to listen to Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni...

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene’s appointment as chairman of New Development Bank

Brand South Africa congratulates Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene on his appointment as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the New Development Bank Johannesburg,...

Full text: South Africa’s 2018 budget speech

Honourable Speaker Mister President, Cabinet Colleagues and Deputy Ministers Governor of the Reserve Bank, MECs of Finance Fellow South Africans. Ndi masiari Sanibonani Molweni Goeie...

Team SA optimistic ahead of WEF Davos

Team South Africa is heading to the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos in an upbeat mood. Believing that the political and economic...

WATCH: “Let’s put people before profits” – Gigaba

Speaking at Brand South Africa’s Thought Leadership Breakfast at the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, finance minister, Malusi Gigaba, called on business to...

Full text: South Africa’s 2017 budget speech

South Africa's finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, presented what many believe to be a tough budget. At the same time he calls on all South...

South Africa reassures investors

South Africa's minister of finance, Pravin Gordhan, and representatives of the Reserve Bank, business and labour embarked on an international roadshow last week to pass on a single message to investors: the country is stable and has healthy economy, able to overcome challenges.