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The JSE to trade for Solidarity Fund

The JSE to trade for Solidarity Fund

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is to donate fees derived across all asset classes traded on Wednesday 15 April and Thursday 16 April as part of a brand-new campaign #Trade4Solidarity to the Solidarity Fund. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the Solidarity Fund on 23 March 2020 to unite the nation in action against the COVID-19 crisis.  The […]

Coronavirus: US jobless claims hit 6.6 million as virus spreads

Coronavirus: US jobless claims hit 6.6 million as virus spreads

Coronavirus pandemic The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits has hit a record high for the second week in a row as the economic toll tied to the coronavirus intensifies. More than 6.6 million people filed jobless claims in the week ended 28 March, the Department of Labor said. That is nearly double the week […]

Upclose with Allan Mashabe, Founder of Lightbulb Education

Upclose with Allan Mashabe, Founder of Lightbulb Education

 How did LightBulb Education come to fruition, and what are some of the objectives that the organisation has in mind? South African tech startupLightbulb Education connects educators, trainers, schools and organisations to subject matters experts through a variety of digital tools through the internet and through static resources. We saw a need to provide learners […]

Trim your food budget this holiday season

Trim your food budget this holiday season

December 2019: The holiday season is famous for lazing around and spending time with family and friends. It is a great time to catch up and relax however during this time, we also tend to overindulge on those unhealthy food choices which can be a bit costly and add a few extra centimetres to our […]

Ramaphosa in France

Ramaphosa in France

Reaffirmation of historical ties and charting a new path of shared prosperity at the centre of President Ramaphosa’s interaction with President of European Parliament President Cyril Ramaphosa has this morning held discussions with the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani in Strasbourg, France. The strengthening of cooperation between the continents of Africa and Europe, […]

Eskom BIC awards

Eskom BIC awards

  SME’s scoop big prizes at Eskom competition   Tears of joy and ecstasy reigned supreme at a recent Eskom Business Investment Competition gala evening at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg as small and medium enterprises (SME’s) walked away with grand prizes for their indefatigable business  work.   The evening was a brainchild of […]

Absa rebranding

Absa rebranding

Absa Unveils Fresh New Brand Design and Launches Marketing Campaign as Group Re-sets Barclays Africa Group Limited has officially been renamed Absa Group Limited and started trading under its new name and new share code (ABG) on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange today. The name change marks the start of a new era for the group […]

Ramaphosa investors

Ramaphosa investors

President Ramaphosa assures investors South Africa is creating an enabling environment for investment President Cyril Ramaphosa President Cyril Ramaphosa told investors and business leaders that South Africa is on the road to economic recovery as government is creating an enabling environment to boost investor confidence. President Ramaphosa spoke in various engagements in London yesterday, Wednesday, […]

Tom Moyane suspended

Tom Moyane suspended

Statement on the suspension of SARS Commissioner President Cyril Ramaphosa has today, 19 March 2018 informed the South African Revenue Service (SARS) Commissioner Tom Moyane of his suspension with immediate effect pending the institution of disciplinary proceedings. President Ramaphosa said it was in the public interest to restore the credibility of SARS without delay. In […]

Eskom Oakantswe

Eskom Oakantswe

  Up-close with the category winner of Eskom Business Investment competition recipient Nie Cele Tebogo Langa flanked by other BIC recipients.   High-flying, fastidious business woman and previous category winner of the Eskom Foundation’s Business Investment Competition(BIC)  Tebogo Langa believes that society at-large and doubting Thomas’s of this world  needs to desist from judging efficacious […]