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Oil drops towards $77 as market doubts OPEC cut

26/11/2014 15:49:55

Brent crude oil dropped towards 77 US dollars per barrel on Wednesday.

Ramaphosa breaks away from Shanduka

26/11/2014 15:41:37

Shanduka is restructuring in a move that will see complete divestment of its founder and former chairman, vice president Cyril Ramaphosa.

A woman’s work: Life’s balancing act

26/11/2014 15:28:04

Many women face the challenge of balancing work and personal lives and at times taking an eye off one could mean trouble for the other.

Eskom's financial crisis drives power utility towards retrenchments

26/11/2014 15:10:54

South Africa’s power utility is reported to be encouraging some of its staff members to consider voluntary retrenchment.


Tedaka Technologies acquisition boosts Ansys’ H1 results

27/11/2014 06:50:52

South Africa’s Ansys believes that its first half performance has been boosted by the inclusion of Tedaka Technologies.

Alexander Forbes expects HEPS to rise by 244%

26/11/2014 10:07:45

Alexander Forbes is expecting a rise in the group’s earnings per share of about 210 per cent; the group’s trading statement reported.

MMI premiums value up 30%

26/11/2014 09:21:03

The value of MMI Holdings’ premiums surged 30 per cent as a result of employee benefits production.

Vukile reports decrease in property vacancy percentage

26/11/2014 07:40:34

Vukile Property Fund said that its vacancies decreased from 6.5 per cent to 5.4 per cent in the six months ending 30 September 2014.

Special Reports

Innovative energy storage devices to solve Africa’s power problems

21/11/2014 07:14:00

Energy storage devices could be used as a viable solution for power outages in South Africa as well as across the continent.

Healthcare innovation, vital to Africa’s economic growth

21/11/2014 06:14:58

Poor healthcare remains an issue in Africa however, innovations aimed at tackling African focused issues could increase economic growth.

Solarway, brings light to Ebola’s darkest parts

14/11/2014 08:09:18

Limited light is a great challenge for Ebola aid workers in West Africa. Solarway is assisting by providing lanterns to the region.

Smart phones champion maternal healthcare in Africa

14/11/2014 07:33:41

The use of smart phones is helping leverage health challenges in Africa specially in maternal health.


Please beat the count Ali

24/10/2014 12:54:21

There are many Africans who are praying that Muhammad Ali will beat the count and rise from the hospital bed where he lies critically ill.

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.

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