INTERNATIONAL RATING AGENCY FITCH SEEN RAISING SOUTH AFRICA’S LAND ISSUE IN LATEST REVIEW

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa’s land redistribution debate will likely be among the key concerns raised by international rating agency Fitch when it issues its latest periodic review on South Africa on Friday, says Nedbank Chief Economist …

WEST AFRICAN COUNTRIES TO DISCUSS RENEWABLE ENERGY AT ACCRA MEETING JUNE 20-27

ACCRA, The Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy efficiency of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will hold a series of regional meetings in Accra from June 20 to June 27 to pave …

PRETORIA COMMITS TO SAVING STEEL INDUSTRY JOBS

CAPE TOWN– The government is committed to work with South Africa’s steel industry to save jobs and has put in place measures to save the industry from collapsing, says the Department of Trade and Industry …

SOUTH AFRICAN BANKS FACING LOSSES OF HALF A BILLION RAND FROM CASH-IN-TRANSIT ROBBERIES

JOHANNESBURG– The South African Banking Risk Information Centre (Sabric) has projected that financial losses for financial institutions will amount to nearly half a billion rand (about 37.6 million US dollars) by the year’s end if …

SOUTH AFRICA: MINISTER MANTASHE CONDEMNS MINING ACCIDENT

PRETORIA– South Africa’s Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has called on the mining industry to strengthen safety measures following the mining accident at Sibanye-Stillwater on Monday.

“It is the primary responsibility of every employer to …