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For the third consecutive year, FNB's free eBucks Rewards programme has been named the Best Programme of the Year 2021 (financial services) and the Most Innovative Use of Technology at the South African Loyalty Awards.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 8:51 am
Offices are opening again, but the challenge is now to convince more people to return to them instead of working from home.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 8:48 am
On Friday (21 January), the World Bank approved an R11.3 billion ($750 million) development policy loan for South Africa, with questions now being raised about how the additional money could be used.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 7:56 am
South Africa is likely to see at least three interest rate hikes in 2022.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 7:10 am
The ruling African National Congress held its first lekgotla meeting of 2022 on Saturday and Sunday (22 and 23 January), with the party discussing a number of key issues including corruption, land reform, the country's energy crisis and grants.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 7:09 am
The world of work has been changing over the past decade.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 6:42 am
Standard Bank said 99% of its transaction volumes in South Africa are now cashless, a trend that has helped the continent’s largest lender by assets to cut costs.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 6:39 am
The ANC says that it has lost its way; Government will look at extending the R350 grant; Eskom sends electricity price hike warning; and the SACP wants the Reserve Bank's mandate to change.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 5:51 am
This year make estate planning one of your new year’s resolutions. The advent of the new year often comes with resolutions to save more, get active and eat healthily. This year, ensure that you have your will and estate planning in order.
Posted: January 24, 2022, 4:46 am
The Top Employers Institute Africa has published its list of the best companies to work for in South Africa in 2022.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 3:30 pm
South Africa's growing driver licence backlog has led to concerns from motorists about what happens when their licence expires and they are not able to receive a new card.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 1:00 pm
South African businesses are already seeing AI-based automation being deployed in digital and communication spaces, with this trend set to continue over the coming year, says Michael Daniels, head of Group Automation and Shared Capabilities at Standard Bank.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 11:30 am
Fintech has gone mainstream and is no longer a niche sector. There are now over 26,000 fintech companies globally that employ half a billion people, says Dominique Collett, a senior investment executive at Rand Merchant Investments and the head of AlphaCode, who shares her predictions for 2022.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 9:00 am
It has become common practice for some employers and employees to terminate their employment relationship by written agreements, which often provide inaccurate reasons for the termination of employment.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 6:30 am
Experts warn that South Africa cannot rush to lift its state of disaster, as it risks creating a legal vacuum around ongoing restrictions and Covid-19 regulations.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 5:21 am
It is looking increasingly likely that government will consider new measures for South Africans leaving the tax net in 2022.
Posted: January 23, 2022, 5:00 am
Data from Naamsa shows that the new vehicle market declined during December 2021, capping a year of challenges that included additional Covid-19 waves and variants, and several domestic socio-economic issues. We look at the best SUVs and crossovers on sale right now.
Posted: January 22, 2022, 3:00 pm
Landlords continue to be under pressure as a result of an increased vacancy rate of 11.71% in the last quarter of 2021, according to the TPN Vacancy Survey for the fourth quarter of 2021.
Posted: January 22, 2022, 1:00 pm
Despite a slight improvement in finances experienced at the end of 2021, South African consumers are still in an austere mindset and plan to cut discretionary spending over the next few months to shield themselves from the ongoing pressures of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Posted: January 22, 2022, 11:00 am
South Africans are gearing up for another year of power cuts, with experts warning that load shedding could get worse and more frequent in 2022.
Posted: January 22, 2022, 9:00 am