Brent crude shed 44c to $95.72 a barrel in early morning trade, while US West Texas Intermediate crude futures retreated 59c to $89.41
Maybe the power would be used in ‘exceptional circumstances’ only as ministers have claimed, but these words sound like a slippery slope
The research comes as parliament is poised to consider tough new anti-tobacco laws that will for the first time regulate e-cigarettes
The metro, which has a budget of R51bn, will go another week without a permanent political head
Solidarity has threatened legal action over the pharmacy chain’s purported freeze on hiring white staff, but CFO Rui Morais says the pharmacy chain hasn’t received any correspondence from the union
Substantial amounts of debt will mature over the next few years, Standard Chartered warns
Baxter wants to spend time with his family after more than three decades of high-level advocacy in the business and mining sectors
Scientists now know that methane is much more potent than carbon dioxide as a greenhouse gas in the short term
India put a foot in the semifinals of the T20 World Cup when they held their nerve to beat Bangladesh in a rain-hit humdinger in Adelaide on Wednesday.
The increase in car theft is due to increased vehicle usage as people return to the office and keyless access theft gaining popularity among thieves

The new-vehicle market is showing “unbelievable resilience” in the face of negative economic pressures, Mark Dommisse, chair of the National Automobile Dealers’ Association, said on Tuesday.
Dommisse was speaking after latest industry figures show domestic and export sales continued to grow in October despite a series of obstacles, including a Transnet strike that briefly interrupted rail and port activities…
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