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Lesotho's deputy premier in charge after PM flees “coup”

01/09/2014 06:56:37

Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane accused Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing of helping to plan a coup by the army.

Understanding demographics and culture critical to business success

30/08/2014 10:29:48

Prospective investors need to conduct adequate research if they are to succeed in their businesses, an analyst has said.

Incubation hub to end Diepsloot woes

30/08/2014 09:19:38

The small business incubation hub will help develop Diepsloot township, one of the largest townships in the north of Johannesburg.

Silva widens lead ahead of Brazil presidential election

30/08/2014 08:05:53

Incumbent Brazil President Dilma Rousseff is at the verge of losing the October elections, this is according to a recent survey.


Hyprop’s assets up 17.5% to 26.4 billion rand

29/08/2014 08:42:29

Hyprop Investments Limited forges on with its growth plans on the back of increased assets and continued investment in the continent.

Adcock’s earnings suffer due to failed CFR deal

28/08/2014 14:38:15

Adcock Ingram reported significant losses as its billion rand deal with CFR fell flat.

Massmart emphasises focus on cost control

28/08/2014 11:59:28

Massmart has emphasised its need to focus on offering the customer value, being innovative and aggressively controlling costs.

S.Africa's Woolworths lifts FY profit by 10%

28/08/2014 09:57:02

South African retailer Woolworths has reported a lower-than-expected 10 per cent increase in full-year profit.

Special Reports

BRICS bank a milestone for developing countries

17/07/2014 14:49:49

The creation of the BRICS bank and the CRA is a significant milestone, South Africa’s Ministry of Finance has said.

BRICS set up bank to counter Western hold on global finances

16/07/2014 11:42:40

Leaders of the BRICS emerging market nations launched a 100 billion dollar development bank and a currency reserve pool.

Update on BRICS New Development Bank

16/07/2014 10:13:13

Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) have signed an Agreement in relation to the functioning of their New Development Bank.

Outcome of BRICS trade ministers meeting

15/07/2014 13:25:10

BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) trade ministers met in Fortaleza on Monday ahead of the sixth BRICS summit.


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.

The African roots of Forbes magazine

22/08/2014 08:42:15

Next month, Forbes Africa will launch yet another billionaire in the continent to celebrate the completion of our third year of publication.

Forecasting only works in a booming economy

29/07/2014 17:02:39

Through many courses at university, I have been made to believe that Excel can in fact, predict the future.

A glide down memory lane to my first job

11/07/2014 07:37:54

A little piece of me died this week.

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