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CAREER-JOBS

"South Africa needs to offer a grant of R800 for the Unemployed." - says Economist

It is a debatable fact that South Africa is slowly but surely becoming one of many 'failed' African states after attainment of independence. The recent depressing Unemployment numbers released by Stats SA shows that the number of unemployed South Africans is roughly sitting on whooping 12 million with is equivalent to 34.4% of the entire population.

  2 months ago ago

ECONOMY-FINANCE

China dominates Covid-19 diplomacy in Africa - economic report

China has won the Covid-19 vaccine diplomacy battle in Africa and the rest of the developing world, defeating Russia, India, and the West, according to a study by the Economist's intelligence section. China sells the bulk of vaccines to African nations. Simultaneously, the Covid-19 Vaccinations Global Access (COVAX) program, a global effort to provide equal access to vaccines, has fallen short of meeting the demands of the poor countries.

  10 days ago ago
China dominates Covid-19 diplomacy in Africa - economic report

HEALTH

Healthcare workers: 4th wave arrives in South Africa likely to cause more casualties

The continent’s most industrialised nation has been hit harder by Covid-19 than any other country. Official figures show over 89,000 people have died in SA of the disease since the start of the pandemic. Excess deaths are thought to be far higher than in many European countries.

  14 days ago ago
Healthcare workers: 4th wave arrives in South Africa likely to cause more casualties

EDUCATION

The definition of beauty with Brains

Seeing young women becoming successful is amazing.Today we are going through a young woman from Limpopo Tafelkop.Dimakatso Sekwati is a young Economist analyst who is 25 years.When we talk about beauty with brains we use her as an example.She obtained her Bcom in Economics degree at University Of Venda in 2019 and has completed her Honours degree recently. "

  7 months ago ago
The definition of beauty with Brains

POLITICS

Breaking: Cyril Ramaphosa Beats Jacob Zuma To Achieve Another Incredible Record In Africa.

South Africa has been ranked the highest in food security out of 28 nations in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).This as indicated by the most recent Global Food Security Index (GFSI) report, regardless of a general decrease in food security.

  9 months ago ago
Breaking: Cyril Ramaphosa Beats Jacob Zuma To Achieve Another Incredible Record In Africa.

BUSINESS

Stage 4 loadshedding implementation VS Business entities.

In a media statement released by the power utility Eskom on 11 March 2020, Eskom declared that stage 4 loadshedding has been implemented. The implementation of stage 4 loadshedding is a result of a trip which occurred in Unit 1 at Koeberg Power Station near Cape Town.  According to Eskom, a water pump has been damaged and fixing the unit will take days. Furthermore, Eskom says the demand for power has peaked since the beginning of 2020 and urges people to use power cautiously. Currently, the power utility

  1 year ago ago
Stage 4 loadshedding implementation VS Business entities.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"R350 should be permanent" says Economist

The restored R350 social relief grant will cost the state about 30 billion rands, but there are views that the president should consider increasing the amount. Economist Dick Forslund said on Monday that the government should consider making it more permanent. He said the government should also abandon austerity policies, saying they harm society.

  4 months ago ago

BUSINESS

Tito Mboweni : The government is "not trembling in it's boot" after Junk rating from Moody's

The South African economy has been struggling long before coronavirus could hit us. The unreliable electricity supply that has weakened the business confidence and investments. South Africa records high unemployment rate and Economist have already warned that the second quarter will see a decline in GDP. The downgrade came when South Africa entered the 21-day national Lockdown. This was in effort to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. According to Fin24 the rating agency Moody's has cut back has cut So

  1 year ago ago
Tito Mboweni : The government is

CAREER-JOBS

Breaking news. Unemployment rate increased.

Things keep getting worse in South Africa as unemployment appreciate in the first quarter of 2021 by 0.1%. More than 300 thousands Education Assistants and General assistants had their programme terminated when their contracts expired on the last day of April. This is no shocking that the unemployment rate has increased.

  6 months ago ago
Breaking news. Unemployment rate increased.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Economist supports Mboweni's growth projection for 2021

Senior financial expert at the Alternative Information and Development Center Dick Forslund says he upholds Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's projection, that South Africa will see 3.3% monetary development toward the finish of this current year.

  8 months ago ago
Economist supports Mboweni's growth projection for 2021