Articles containing the tag ‘consumers
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Eskom to Increase Electricity Prices as Load Shedding Continues

Consumers of electricity are to brace themselves for more tariff increases in the next few years and they must also know that the evil that is load shedding will stay with them for a long time to come, at least... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, September 19th, 2014

Reserve Bank Keeps Interest Rates at 5.75%, Gill Marcus Steps Down

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), the central bank of South Africa, announced that it was keeping the interest rates unchanged at a Monetary Policy Committee meeting in Johannesburg on Thursday. As predict... Read more »
By PAW On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

NRCS Consumer Alert: Dettol and Domestos Products Recalled

The National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications has some very strict requirements and the producers of Dettol Disinfectant Liquid and Domestos Extended Germ-Kill learned that the hard way. These products w... Read more »
By Nicolette Chinomona On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

South Africans Need Piggy Banks

The death of the piggy bank July is the national savings month, most people don’t know this and sadly most don’t care, because they don’t save. At some point, most consumers have come across money tins, w... Read more »
By Nolwazi Dlamini On Thursday, April 25th, 2013

A slight sigh of relief for consumers as the petrol price decreases

Over the past few months, consumers have suffered a strain within their finances due to the constant roller-coaster ride, of the rise and fall of petrol prices. Consumers will be relieved to know that there has... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Less Meat Worries for South Africans

It seems the Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies was on point when he reassured South African consumers that the meat products available in the country were not harmful to human health. This comes after a... Read more »