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Tito Mboweni Appointed New Finance Minister as Nhlanhla Nene Resigns

Former Governor of the South African Reserve Bank Tito Mboweni has been sworn in as the new Minister of Finance following the resignation of Nhlanhla Nene on Tuesday. Nene’s resignation comes after he revealed to the commission of inquiry into state capture that he had meetings with the controversial Gupta family between 2010 and 2014, something he had previously denied. Despite his apology last week, Nene’s self-contradiction damaged his credibility, resulting in... Read more »
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By Nelly Mkhize On Friday, July 27th, 2018

UK Economic Growth Bounces Back as Service Sector Expands

Despite faltering in the first quarter of 2018, the UK economy has since rebounded – largely on the strength of its services sector, which is responsible for nearly 80% of the country’s GDP. As repo... Read more »
By Cindy Trillo On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Debt Relief May Be the Answer to the South African Debt Problem

South Africans who earn less than R7500 and have a total unsecured debt of less than R50,000 may soon have the opportunity to have that debt forgiven. If the Debt Relief bill is passed, millions of South Afric... Read more »
By Cindy Trillo On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Report Reveals How Best To Tackle Africa’s Housing Crisis

Housing in Africa is already sparse. Therefore, the World Bank’s prediction that the urban African population will double over the next 25 years is a worrying statistic. At present, 56% of the continent’s ... Read more »
By Nelly Mkhize On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

Business Negotiations: Skills You Need to Succeed

At WritingBee, we believe that you can achieve many things in business through negotiations. You can negotiate your way out of any situation. For instance, you can negotiate the best prices from a mean supplier... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Democratic Alliance Welcomes Suspension of SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane

The president of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, has, on Monday, suspended the Commissioner of the South African Revenue Services (SARS), Mr. Tom Moyane. According to a statement that was release... Read more »
By Nelly Mkhize On Friday, March 9th, 2018

What benefits can African businesses derive from social media?

When you think of social media you probably think of personal profiles, but social media is also useful for promoting a business brand. It can help your enterprise to grow and there are several other plus point... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Rand Strengthens Following Zuma’s Resignation

The South African rand has strengthened significantly following president Jacob Zuma’s resignation as head of state, reaching a three-year high of R11.64 against the US dollar. Zuma resigned on Wednesday ... Read more »
By Mvusi Ngubane On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Transferring Money to South Africa in 2018: a brief overview

You might have completed work for someone outside of South Africa, or thinking of selling a product or service to overseas customers. Perhaps you simply aren’t sure about how to retrieve international payment... Read more »
By Phillip Taylor On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

How to be a politician in the United States?

It is not an easy thing to be a politician in the United States of America. Here’s everything that you need to know about it before you enter into the field. The life of a politician in the United States Ther... Read more »