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Siyabonga Cwele. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON

Cabinet ministers intervene to pay Post Office workers

Telecommunications and postal services minister and finance minister secure overdraft for South African Post Office so that workers’ salaries can be paid

Post Office dispute rages as union digs in

Post Office employees on a strike at the Witpost Mail Centre in Ormonde, Johannesburg.  Picture: BAFANA MAHLANGU
2 day(s) ago

The union calls for state bail-out and assurance of 50% of all products and services that it is capable of providing to the government

High jobless rate reflects rigid labour market, says Kganyago

Lesetja Kganyago, deputy governor of the Reserve Bank. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
16 hour(s) ago

There is little monetary policy can do to sustainably bring down unemployment, says incoming Reserve Bank governor

Cosatu risks becoming irrelevant to workers, warns Vavi

Zwelinzima Vavi. Picture: BLOOMBERG/NADINE HUTTON
1 day(s) ago

Cosatu has never been as divided or weak as it is now, and risks becoming irrelevant as workers start to leave unions that are unable to score victories, general secretary warns

NEWS ANALYSIS: Numsa departure may transform Cosatu

Picture: FINANCIAL MAIL
2 day(s) ago

Cosatu will be dominated by public-sector workers — largely white collar and middle management — if Numsa departs with its factory-floor members

 
All Share 49722.880.00% same
Top 40 44384.990.00% same
Financial 15 15178.820.00% same
Industrial 25 60698.410.00% same
Resource 10 47168.650.00% same
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FTSE 100 6546.470.00% same
Dow Jones 17390.520.00% same
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ASX 5505.000.00% same
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USD/ZAR 11.03951.57% up
GBP/ZAR 17.65971.59% up
EUR/ZAR 13.82640.92% up
JPY/ZAR 0.09830.23% up
AUD/ZAR 9.71260.23% up
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Gold 1172.85000.03% up
Platinum 1231.00000.33% up
Silver 16.15500.16% up
Palladium 792.50000.57% up
Brent Crude Oil 85.8600.00% same
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    Financial 15 : 15178.82
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  • FTSE 100 : 6546.47
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    Dow Jones : 17390.52
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    Hang Seng : 23998.06
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    ASX : 5505.00
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    S&P 500 : 2018.050
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  • ZAR/USD : 11.0395
    Change: 1.57%
    ZAR/GBP : 17.6597
    Change: 1.59%
    ZAR/EUR : 13.8264
    Change: 0.92%
    ZAR/JPY : 0.0983
    Change: 0.23%
    ZAR/AUD : 9.7126
    Change: 0.23%
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  • Gold : 1172.8500
    Change: 0.03%
    Platinum : 1231.0000
    Change: 0.33%
    Silver : 16.1550
    Change: 0.16%
    Palladium : 792.5000
    Change: 0.57%
    Brent Crude Oil : 85.860
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