finances

  • 29 November 2023

Ngwenya still busiest trading border post for Eswatini, SA

Traffic enroute to Ngwenya Border Post. By Silindzelwe NxumaloTHE Oshoek border post continues to be the busiest trading border between Eswatini and South Africa as of August 2023, with a…
  • 23 November 2023

Women Farmer program created to close the unemployment gap

Makhosazane Mngometulu received her awards from the Minister of Agriculture, the Principal Secretary and Founder of Women Farmer Sonia Paiva By Nokunceda Magagula Sonia Paivia has said that the Women…
  • 21 November 2023

MSMEs form backbone of the Eswatini economy

Micro, Small and Medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). By Ncaba NtshakalaMicro, Small and Medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) play a crucial role in contributing to the economy of Eswatini. These businesses form the backbone…
  • 29 October 2023

South Africa’s Transnet seeks government bailout as debt mounts

Container ships are seen outside the harbour as workers at South Africa’s state-owned logistics firm Transnet continue to protest outside the Port of Cape Town on their nationwide strike action…
  • 27 October 2023

What is pushing the Nigerian naira to record lows?

FILE PHOTO: A man counts Nigerian naira notes in a market place in Yola, Nigeria, February 22, 2023. REUTERS/Esa Alexander/File Photo By Chijioke Ohuocha ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s naira is…
  • 27 October 2023

Oil prices rise 1% on fears of escalating Middle East conflict

FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows a crude oil tanker at an oil terminal off Waidiao island in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province, China January 4, 2023/File Photo By Natalie Grover LONDON…
  • 24 October 2023

US Senator wants AGOA in place till 2045 to deter China’s influence

Journalists from Eswatini Media Houses pictured as they were about to board a US Ship named St Terresa at the Port of Maputo in August. By Sifiso Sibandze In a…
  • 24 October 2023

The journey towards hosting the Woman Farmer of the Year Awards in full swing

Founder and Director of Woman Famer Competition Sonia Paiva (R) with one of the Top 10 finalists Nomusa Ndlangamandla. By Nokunceda Magagula The journey towards hosting the Woman Farmer Awards…
  • 18 October 2023

Weakening Rand detrimental to foreign public debt – Economists

By Bahle GamaThe reports of the Rand grappling to stay afloat have been circulating regionally and globally causing panic in several markets. The Lilangeni is pegged with the Rand at…
  • 18 October 2023

No order effecting freezing Likhwane accounts – Mdladla

FSRA CEO Ncamiso Ntshalintshali and Senior Lawyer Sidumo Mdladla. By Bahle GamaSenior Lawyer Sidumo Mdladla says that there is no order that allows for Likhwane’s accounts to be frozen. He…