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S.Africa's Imperial to take $58 mln stake in Dutch medical wholesaler

23/10/2014 18:07:00

South Africa's Imperial Holdings will buy 70 per cent of Imres BV, a Dutch wholesaler of medical supplies, for 46 million euros.

MTN to lay off half of 850 S.African managers

23/10/2014 17:39:45

MTN Group plans to lay off about half of its 850 managers in South Africa.

S.Africa would consider strategic partner for SAA: Minister

23/10/2014 17:12:14

South Africa would consider a strategic partner for struggling state-run airline, the minister of public enterprises said on Thursday.

S.Africans must become active citizens in fight against crime

23/10/2014 15:52:45

South Africans need to become more active by holding government accountable in the fight against crime and corruption.


Kumba’s Sishen mine sees increase in Q3 production

23/10/2014 14:05:02

Kumba Iron Ore has said that its Sishen mine performed well against its operational plan for the quarter ending 30 September 2014.

Regulatory pressure impacts MTN Nigeria’s subscriber growth

23/10/2014 08:21:22

The MTN Group has reported constrained subscriber growth in Nigeria for the quarter ending 30 September 2014.

Adcorp’s earnings robust despite strike action

22/10/2014 15:47:45

Adcorp posted solid results for the six months ended 31 August 2014 despite the strike action affecting its blue-collar businesses.

BAT sees strong Global Drive Brands growth

22/10/2014 08:32:49

British American Tobacco (BAT) has seen continued strong growth of the Global Drive Brands for the nine months ended 30 September 2014.

Special Reports

Strengthening primary healthcare in Kenya through innovation

17/10/2014 09:59:32

Philips has launched its first Community Life Centre aimed at strengthening primary healthcare and community development.

Getting to the heart of infant mortality in Africa

10/10/2014 08:17:03

Clinical innovation is necessary to allow healthcare workers in Africa to detect foetal distress during labour.

Philips joins UN in saving women & children

03/10/2014 11:32:06

Philips has joined the United Nation’s initiative to improve the lives of 100 million woman and children by 2025.

Education and technology convergence on the rise

26/09/2014 10:01:27

Africa is seeing increasing convergence trends between technology, education and healthcare sectors.


The rise of the island paradise

03/10/2014 11:32:19

From the moment you step on the plane you know Mauritius means business.

TB Joshua Lagos church collapse: the cheapness of life in Africa

19/09/2014 14:41:52

As a journalist, it makes me sick.

Farewell to a brave journalist: Steven Sotloff

05/09/2014 16:33:11

I never read any of his work, yet this week I mourn the gentle soul that was lost to journalism this week.

Power play in Mozambique

29/08/2014 09:04:09

As I write this column, generators are humming a few hundred kilometres away which should be music to Mozambican ears.

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