Repo rate remains at 8.25%

July 18, 2024

The South African Reserve Bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC) has decided to keep the repo rate at 8.5% for the seventh time in a row, despite a slight improvement in the inflation rate.

Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago announced the decisio…

Call to support the vulnerable in society

July 18, 2024

In honour of the former President of South Africa and Nobel Peace Prize winner, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, government has encouraged South Africans to work together to uplift those who are less fortunate in society.

‘If we are to truly honour Nelson …

Guests lay out expectations ahead of OPA

July 18, 2024

As the sun sets in Cape Town and momentum starts building towards President Cyril Ramaphosa’s delivery of the Opening of Parliament Address (OPA), guests have been laying out their expectations on what the President will deliver in his speech.

Antici…

Help for struggling municipalities

July 18, 2024

To achieve rapid and inclusive growth, South Africa must address struggling municipalities and appoint qualified professionals to top positions.

This is according to President Cyril Ramaphosa who delivered a televised Opening of Parliament Address (O…