21 C
Port Elizabeth
Sunday, December 17, 2017

SARS on the cutting edge

Often dreaded by the public for the paperwork associated with the filing of personal income tax returns, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has...

Marikana has dented confidence in SA

The Marikana shooting in August and the industrial action which has followed in its wake, have dented confidence and lowered growth prospects for the...

Natural gas deposit discovered in Mozambique

Italian energy firm ENI have announced a new natural gas discovery of up to 10 trillion cubic feet off the Mozambican coast. "This discovery is...

Eskom still considering tariff increase

Eskom is mulling the wisdom of demanding tariff increases that will make the electricity price fully cost-reflective in five years, the utility said yesterday. "That...

Gordhan’s budget should boost business confidence

South Africa's upcoming Budget Speech needs to boost business confidence while at the same time, 2012 needs to be a year of implementation, says...

Greece tourism hit by deepening economic woes

Europeans are avoiding vacations to Greece this summer fearing instability sparked by the debt crisis, industry sources say, inflicting a hard blow to the...

Commodity markets falter on back of China’s growth downgrade

Commodity markets faltered this week after an unexpected growth outlook downgrade from key consumer China, but sentiment was soothed by a successful Greek debt...

Maersk announces Mideast-South Africa Service

Port Elizabeth harbour will soon be part of a new shipping line linking South Africa to the Middle East, thanks to Maersk. The Danish carrier...

Business: Cosatu protest costly

The cost to the economy of Cosatu's mass action campaign may run into billions of rands, Business Unity SA (Busa) said on Wednesday. Legitimate business...

R58-billion Eastern Cape provincial budget expected

The Democratic Alliance in the Eastern Cape is expecting the MEC for Finance and Provincial Planning, Phumulo Masualle, to announce a provincial budget in...

Weather

Port Elizabeth
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21 ° C
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