South Africa's automotive sector, the country's largest manufacturing industry, expects a slight increase in new vehicles sales this year as economic growth gains pace thanks to commodity price rises and a recovery in farming.
- Tuesday, 17 January 2017 17:00
- Monday, 16 January 2017 14:59
- Crystal Orderson in Cape Town
South Africa's former public protector Thuli Madonsela remains a woman in demand three months after her departure.
- Friday, 13 January 2017 09:48
South Africa's anti-graft watchdog has reopened an investigation into whether Barclays Africa Group benefited from an apartheid-era bailout, the bank said on Friday.
- Thursday, 12 January 2017 15:24
Zimbabwe's biggest mobile telephone company has pushed up data charges by a multiple of 25 in line with new regulations, prompting critics to complain that President Robert Mugabe's government is trying to throttle the use of social media.
- Wednesday, 14 December 2016 12:54
Africa's biggest grocery retailer Shoprite is in talks with Steinhoff about buying its African assets in an all-share deal that would create a group with $15bn in annual sales, the pair said on Wednesday.
- Tuesday, 13 December 2016 13:38
South African power utility Eskom will this week invite bids to build six nuclear reactors in the government's push to increase nuclear capacity, its acting CEO said on Tuesday, despite the concerns of campaign groups and economists.