TikTok is precisely the place where a niche in-joke rapidly becomes an immersive roleplaying game within a matter of days.
In addition to having a shorter workweek approved, employers will also be allowed to switch their phones off after work and ignore their bosses without consequence.
Judging by the Brand Finance Global 500 report for 2022, some have fared better than others.
If there is anything good that has come out of the gruelling COVID-19 pandemic, it has to be that how, where, and for how long we work has changed drastically, making this new working model all the more plausible.
South Africa’s new car sales and exports have had a few knocks to contend with over the past while. Toyota still manages to dominate the former.
Iceland conducted the world’s largest trial of a shorter working week, with an analysis of the results finally published.
A new report exposes some hard truths about the effect of the national lockdown on the livelihoods of domestic workers.
According to a Johannesburg-based political and economic risk consultancy, we’re a decade away from being a “failed state”.
Even though you know full well the numbers are going to be dire, they still sting. Let’s take a closer look at what it all means.
Experts predict that the economic collapse brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic could lead to an exponential increase in crime.
The pandemic has had a significant impact on the average take-home salary in South Africa as people struggle to make ends meet.
The South African government recently released a report that looks into unemployment rates now, compared to 1994. It makes for interesting reading.
Yesterday, news broke that we had avoided a recession, thanks in large part to a lack of load shedding. Financial gurus reckon that’s something to smile about.
The Institute of Risk Management South Africa Risk Report breaks down the 10 biggest risks faced by South Africa right now.
South Africa’s economy has undergone the worst drop since way back in 2009, and the problem spans multiple sectors.
It’s not often that somebody has anything positive to say about the state of our economy, although economist Mike Schüssler is talking long term.
Prasa’s annual report gives us some shocking insight into just how inefficient the rail system in South Africa is.
The Economist Intelligence Unit survey has revealed the 10 most expensive and 10 cheapest cities in the world.
Members of parliament have been warned that if the fiscus continues on its current trajectory, SA will run out of money by 2042.
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Load shedding is alive and well again, and we are on stage four for the rest of the day. Even stage two has dire consequences for the economy.
The latest Take-home Pay Index has confirmed improvements on both an annual and a monthly basis to the average salary in South Africa.
According to the latest figures released this morning by Stats SA, the country is in a recession. The rand has also taken a battering off the back of the news.
When it comes to honey in South Africa, trust nobody. It appears some of the country’s leading brands are pulling the wool over our eyes.
As South Africa’s economy continues to decline at a rapid rate, Mmusi Maimane has suggested six simple actions that the government can undertake to fix it.
Now that Robert Mugabe is on his way out, let’s take a brief look at the economic legacy he has left behind. Yeah, it’s not pretty.
Eish, things just aren’t working in our country’s favour at the moment – but hopefully our citizens aren’t as miserable as our economy is looking.
While Cape Town attracts A-list celebrities for casual holidays, prolonged stays generally mean they must be filming.
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As we bare the brunt of the effects of our poor-performing rand by maintaing a fake smile for the influx of tourists that have decided to visit our shores, we just have to accept that at the moment, we’re kinda screwed.