Africa Finance News Headlines, Finance Breaking News

Top 10 Finance News Headlines from major African news sources aggregated in one place

The debate on the social safety net has shifted since the July unrest and there is now broader agreement that extreme poverty and inequality can lead to future episodes of damaging instability, say ec

03 Aug 2021

South African Revenue Service (SARS) commissioner Edward Kieswetter says that his team is ready to offer support to taxpayers impacted by Covid-19 and the recent looting, but warned that the tax colle

02 Aug 2021

Treasury has published its updated monthly government revenue and expenditure data, showing stronger than expected tax revenue.

02 Aug 2021

National Treasury published the latest Draft Tax Bills on 28 July 2021, which incorporate the tax proposals made in the 2021 Budget.

01 Aug 2021

South Africa has joined 130 other countries in calls to introduce a global tax.

31 Jul 2021

Many retirees see retirement as a transitioning from the working grind, to days of leisure and relaxation.

31 Jul 2021

National Treasury has published the latest Draft Tax Bills, which incorporates tax proposals made in the 2021 Budget.

31 Jul 2021

While the government has committed to financially help South Africans impacted by the social unrest and Covid-19 lockdowns, Treasury has also made it clear that the country is not in great financial s

31 Jul 2021

Less than a third of middle-class South Africans (30%) are positive about the future of South Africa, while 27% say that they are likely to emigrate within the next five years.

30 Jul 2021

Rioters and looters grabbed as much as R20 million in cash as they destroyed hundreds of ATMs during the wave of unrest that swept through KwaZulu Natal and parts of Gauteng in July.

30 Jul 2021

The latest BankservAfrica Take-home Pay Index (BTPI) shows that salaries and wages in South Africa are slowly returning to pre-pandemic levels, but the impact of the third wave of Covid-19 is likely t

29 Jul 2021

Since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020 the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) has rendered relief against income loss to approximately 5.4 million workers with over R61.2 billion disbur

29 Jul 2021