Business Features & Articles
Western Cape learners to get financial skills
Pupils in the Western Cape are to be taught financial literacy with the help of an American-based non-government organisation and the Western Cape Department of Education.
18th World Economic Forum on Africa kicks offs
Over hundreds of eminent individuals who play key roles in leading companies, associations, unions, governments and media organisations are converging in Cape Town for the 18th World Economic Forum on Africa.
Big investor appetite in SA's telecom industry
The economic growth of South Africa and the certainty of the country's ICT policy and regulatory environment had increased the appetite of investors in the country's telecoms industry, says Communications Minister, Dr Ivy Matsepe-Casaburra.
Economic growth at 2.1% low
South Africa has started the year on a slow growth with the first quarter Gross Domestic Product (GDP) registering an increase of only 2.1 percent.
Dept to target non-compliant JSE-listed companies
Government will embark on a drive to ensure Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listed companies fully comply with employment equity legislation in the next few weeks.
Southern Africa unveils single tourism brand
The 2010 Transfrontier Conservation Areas (TFCAs) brand has been unveiled by nine Southern African countries at the Tourism Indaba 2008 in a bid to encourage tourism in these countries.
Western Cape to promote itself at Tourism Indaba
The Western Cape is preparing to promote itself as the destination of choice during this year's Tourism Indaba to be held in Durban from Saturday.
SA's business confidence takes a further dip
The Business Confidence Index (BCI) for April 2008 indicated that South African business confidence has dipped slightly to 93.4 in April following the March 2008 figure of 93.9.
Did you know?
The Two Ladies of Athlone, the cooling towers that formed part of the Athlone Power Station was commissioned in 1962. They were last used, at a reduced capacity in 2003. On 14 Feb 2010, the reinforcing bands on one of the towers collapsed and a decision was made to demolish them. They were demolished at 11:55 on 22nd August 2010.
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