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Wiese loses billionaire status as Steinhoff continues massive sell-off

10 December, 2017  |News Item

Wiese loses billionaire status as Steinhoff continues massive sell-off

Once the richest man in South Africa, retail tycoon Christo Wiese has lost his dollar billionaire status, Forbes’ realti...

How much more the average cooldrink will cost with SA’s new sugar tax

10 December, 2017  |News Item

How much more the average cooldrink will cost with SA’s new sugar tax

Following the 2016 budget speech during which the proposal to tax the sugar content of beverages was first tabled, and a...

Cape Town’s property market is so whack – a parking bay is selling for R1.1m

10 December, 2017  |Opinion

Cape Town’s property market is so whack – a parking bay is selling for R1.1m

We’ve told you before that the Cape Town property market is taking the piss. But please, indulge us with the latest...

A look at the new electric Jaguar I-Pace SUV coming to South Africa

10 December, 2017  |Motoring

A look at the new electric Jaguar I-Pace SUV coming to South Africa

A year on from showing the I-Pace Concept at the LA Auto Show, Jaguar went back to Los Angeles with a production prototy...

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SA water minister urges business community to invest in water infrastructure

SA water minister urges business community to inve…

07 December, 2017

South African minister of water and sanitation, Nomvula Mokonyane, on Tuesday ur...

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South Africa's GDP grew by 2% due to agriculture

South Africa's GDP grew by 2% due to agriculture

07 December, 2017

South Africa’s economy expanded 2% in the third quarter of the year down from an...

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$60 million worth of bitcoin stolen in NiceHash hack

$60 million worth of bitcoin stolen in NiceHash ha…

07 December, 2017

NiceHash, the marketplace for cloud-based mining of cryptocurrencies, said hacke...

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Atlas Copco to acquire South African exploration manufacturing business

Atlas Copco to acquire South African exploration m…

07 December, 2017

Leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, Atlas Copco, has agreed ...

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South Africa's GDP is on the road to recovery

South Africa's GDP is on the road to recovery

06 December, 2017

The country’s gross domestic product (GDP) yesterday showed signs that the could...

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Steinhoff shares fall 61% on opening after CEO resigns amid ‘irregularities’

Steinhoff shares fall 61% on opening after CEO res…

06 December, 2017

Shares in Steinhoff International Holdings NV fell as much 61% at opening on the...

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dmg events acquires Atticus events and hotel interior design series HI Design

dmg events acquires Atticus events and hotel inter…

06 December, 2017

Acquisition broadens dmg’s event solutions for the hospitality and interior de...

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Africa’s plan to deal with bogus medicines

Africa’s plan to deal with bogus medicines

05 December, 2017

Last July, Ugandan officials seized fake versions of the cancer drug Avastin on ...

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Cape Town to get new number plates – here’s why they are changing

Cape Town to get new number plates – here’s why th…

05 December, 2017

The Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works has called for public ...

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The evolution of IoT and the disruptive opportunities that lie ahead

The evolution of IoT and the disruptive opportunit…

05 December, 2017

The world is changing at warp speed – we live in an age of intelligent machines ...

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Get ready to pay extra 'drought charge'

Get ready to pay extra 'drought charge'

05 December, 2017

Households will soon be paying between R45 and R60 extra every month as part of ...

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Are the rating agencies wolves in sheep’s clothing?

Are the rating agencies wolves in sheep’s clothing…

04 December, 2017

The time has arrived to investigate, or “rate”, rating agencies, with specific r...

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Barclays announces final sale of stake in Barclays Africa

Barclays announces final sale of stake in Barclays…

04 December, 2017

Barclays (BARC.L) will sell a 7 percent stake in Johannesburg-based Barclays Afr...

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South African firm closes first equity deal using Bitcoin

South African firm closes first equity deal using …

04 December, 2017

A Cape Town-based technology firm has has conducted an equity deal entirely in B...

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Transnet makes final wage offer

Transnet makes final wage offer

04 December, 2017

The United National Transport Union (Untu) is considering a final wage offer by ...

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New laws set to make animal testing illegal in South Africa

New laws set to make animal testing illegal in Sou…

03 December, 2017

Government is currently seeking public comment on a new bill which seeks to...

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