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Resilience and Regrowth: A new conversation for the mining sector

Delivering his address at the virtual Mining Indaba earlier this year, President Cyril Ramaphosa praised the local mining sector - which has suffered largely...

Innovation and Sustainability – A conversation on the future of mining in South Africa

The rate of transformation across industries is snowballing at extraordinary rates. According to Deloitte’s The Future of Mining in Africa 2018 Report, the rapid...

Nation Brand Forum 2017 inspires robust discussion and debate

The Brand South Africa Nation Brand Forum 2017 again gathered business, government and media experts to discuss the marketing of the country's national global...

Nation Brand Forum speaker profile: Annabel Bishop

Annabel Bishop will bring her economic expertise to the 2017 Nation Brand Forum. Annabel Bishop is Investec Bank Limited’s Chief Economist. She joined Investec in...

New solar plants in sunny Northern Cape

Kathu Solar Park and Redstone Solar Thermal Power will each add 100MW capacity to the electricity grid. Concentrated solar thermal power is able to store solar power generated the day, meaning they will continue to supply energy at night. They add to the five plants already commissioned.

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.

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.

MTN is once again SA’s top brand

For the second year running, telecommunications giant  MTN leads the Brand Finance South Africa Top 50. The brand's value has grown by 31%, largely...

South African hockey teams seek World Cup wins

At the bottom of their respective log tables, there is much to play for when the South African national hockey teams take to the field in Friday's third round of Group B matches at the World Cup in The Hague.

SA hockey teams up against it at World Cup

South Africa's men and women's national hockey teams head into their second round of games at the Hockey World Cup in The Hague on Tuesday after both going down in their opening matches on Sunday.