Consumer services

SA urged to keep saving electricity

Eskom has thanked South African consumers and businesses for their efforts, and urged them to keep saving electricity this summer as it continues with planned maintenance on its generating units.

South Africa urged to save electricity

New security feature for Mandela banknotes

The South African Reserve Bank has introduced a new security feature on the country's Nelson Mandela banknotes to mark the first 12 months since the introduction of the new notes.


Reprieve for blacklisted consumers

Previously blacklisted consumers have been given some breathing space, with the Cabinet approving a proposal to allow consumers who can afford to take up more debt to access credit once they have settled their debt.

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