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[News24Wire] South Africa's National Energy Regulator (Nersa) has declined Eskom request for a 20% hike, instead granting Eskom a 5.2% hike. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[News24Wire] Serving as board members of state-owned companies in the present contested political and business environment is not for "softies", Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown said at a special general meeting of Eskom on Friday. She added that she is a bit of a "softie" sometimes. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[News24Wire] Standard Bank's appointment of former National Treasury director general Lungisa Fuzile as the CEO of its South African operations has been welcomed by a number of business and civic bodies. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[Daily Maverick] The past few weeks have been an uncomfortable period for the South African business community. But whatever these instances show, they are not representative of broader business conduct, nor do they collapse the differences between the overwhelmingly honest behaviour of the business community and the industrial level corruption [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[Govt of SA] Social grants are usually paid from the first of every month except in December. As from January 2018 SASSA will pay beneficiaries who use banks, ATM's and merchant outlets from the 01 January despite the day falling on a public holiday. As usual, this applies to any [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[New Zimbabwe] Former Finance minister Ignatius Chombo who is accused of bribery and contravening the Prevention of Corruption Act has been freed by Harare magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[Daily Trust] The Federal Government will on Monday issue the first N150 billion green bond actions to finance green projects to achieve its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) towards Paris agreement. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[This Day] Worries over the repatriation funds out of Nigeria following currency controls last year still dominates investor fears, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Wednesday. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[This Day] Abuja -The federal government will on Monday issue the Green Bond worth N10.69 billion to finance some aspects of the 2017 budget. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[This Day] The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) thursday disclosed that it recorded new national peak electricity transmission capacity of 5,155.9 Megawatts (MW) on December 8. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Thursday approved the government plan and budget for 2018, with all opposition deputies voting against. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[CAJ News] Maputo -MOZAMBIQUE has made a giant leap to becoming a major source of natural gas to customers around the world. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[Guardian] Arik Air, Nigeria's largest carrier is increasing its capacity ahead of Christmas and New Year celebrations to enable customers celebrate the festive season with family and friends. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[Guardian] Ibadan and Makurdi -Governor Abiola Ajimobi yesterday presented the 2018 budget of N267, 436,357,912.19 to the state House of Assembly. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[Nation] Kenya's inflation is likely to fall further in the first half of 2018--if prices are compared with the abnormally high increase seen in a similar period this year--but forecasting price trends by policymakers will be complicated by unpredictable food prices. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
Earlier
[New Zimbabwe] Businessman James Makamba has returned home after 17 years in self-imposed exile. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[The Herald] Zimbabwe's tobacco auction companies have been given the green light to decentralise their operations during the next marketing season starting in March next year in a move that will reduce costs incurred by farmers on transporting the commodity to the market. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[New Zimbabwe] THE opposition MDC Alliance has rubbished claims that it urged the United States (US) administration to maintain sanctions against Zimbabwe. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[The Herald] Civil servants will - for the first time in three years -- be able to enjoy the traditional Christmas cheer as the new Government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa will this year pay them in time before the holiday, a departure from the trend set by the previous administration. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News
[The Herald] Government is targeting 350 000 tonnes of wheat in the next three years to guarantee sufficient domestic wheat supplies and to reduce reliance on imports. Zimbabwe needs about 400 000 tonnes of wheat annually but produced only 65 000 tonnes last year. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Source: Allafrica.com Business News

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