HIGH operating costs and tight customer budgets have left US coffee giant Starbucks needing a caffeine hit after it abandoned ambitious expansion plans in South Africa - seen as a foothold for the...

BACK in 1987, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa - then a 34-year-old labour union leader - led 300,000 black miners in a strike that symbolised resistance to the apartheid regime. Now, striking...

[JOHANNESBURG] Back in 1987, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa -- then a 34-year-old labor union leader -- led 300,000 black miners in a strike that symbolized resistance to the apartheid...

[JOHANNESBURG] Back in 1987, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa - then a 34-year-old labour union leader - led 300,000 black miners in a strike that symbolized resistance to the apartheid regime...

IN THE MIDDLE of the vast Avalon cemetery in Johannesburg's Soweto township, two gravediggers shovelled soil out of an old grave containing remains buried years ago. ...

[CAPE TOWN] BP Southern Africa (BPSA) will invest US$1 billion in South Africa in the next five years with more than a quarter of that set aside to upgrade the SAPREF refinery to produce lower...

[JOHANNESBURG] South Africa's economic recovery plans face serious constraints with growing debt of state firms domestically and capital outflows as a result of global trade tensions, the...

THE STEERING COLUMN

I SET OFF in a BMW X3 xDrive30d, determined to spot the "Big 5", the magnificent creatures for which South Africa is famed: leopards, lions, rhinos, elephants and Charlize Theron...