South Africans are reporting increasing financial strain from the COVID-19 pandemic, with the latest survey from GeoPoll finding over 72 per cent have suffered income…View More South Africans report falling incomes and strained finances for 2021
Driven by population growth and growing land scarcity, most African farm households are witnessing the gradual sub-division of their land. Over time farms are getting…View More Medium-scale farms are on the rise in Africa. Why this is good news
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As of today, the legalization of cannabis for medical and recreational purposes is still widely debated by different governments. Only Uruguay and Canada fully legalized…View More Financial Advantages of Cannabis Legalization
President Cyril Ramaphosa has been working hard to improve South Africa’s economic situation. In October he hosted a jobs summit that’s expected to produce 275…View More South Africa is set on fixing its economy. But will poor people benefit?
Indlulamithi SA Scenarios 2030 held its annual Indlulamithi Day on 19 June 2020, unveiling its 2020 National Barometer findings, and introducing new Provincial Barometers The…View More South Africa deteriorates further into Gwara Gwara scenario, 2020 Indlulamithi National Barometer shows
E-commerce, and specifically in the retail sector, has broken barriers regardless of the global pandemic’s lockdown restrictions. Statista, a global business-data platform, believes that the…View More Who to trust in an online retail world awash with special offers, tempting deals and big promises
How should we infer the word ‘Aid’? The literal meaning is to help or support. However, it is not wise to consider the aid for…View More Does International Aid Develop the Economy?
Foreign investment, if targeted and nurtured, can drive economic growth and in turn contribute to much-needed job creation and economic inclusion for all, says Trade…View More SA investment climate is improving
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says after Denel announced that employees would only receive 85% of their salaries due to financial constraints, a lender has…View More Lender helps Denel pay full salaries