Stock Markets, Business News, Earnings, Africa - CNBC Africa

Latest News



South, East Africa powering renewable energy drive

22/08/2014 13:29:20

South Africa, Kenya and Ethiopia are forecast to be the three largest markets for utility-scale renewable power in the 2014 to 2016 period.

Commission approves court’s dismissal of Netcare

22/08/2014 12:03:13

The Competition Commission has welcomed the decision of the South Gauteng High Court to dismiss Netcare’s application with costs.

Competition Tribunal approves Adcock-BB Investment Company merger

22/08/2014 11:57:55

South Africa’s Competition Tribunal has approved of the merger between Adcock Ingram and BB Investment Company on certain conditions.

Boxing out one of the world's most deadliest viruses

22/08/2014 11:28:53

The government of Cameroon pre-emptively closed its border with Nigeria in an attempt to prevent the Ebola epidemic from spreading.


Afrox looking to mitigate tough trading conditions

21/08/2014 15:26:57

African Oxygen (Afrox) believes that its long-term success is dependent on the company’s ability to adjust and respond to market dynamics.

Italtile reports buoyant renovations market

21/08/2014 12:18:50

South Africa’s Italtile has said that its renovations market was slightly more buoyant than its new-build market in the 2014 year.

Gold Fields earnings rise as low-cost mines boost output

21/08/2014 11:43:05

South African bullion producer Gold Fields reported a 20 per cent rise in quarterly profit on Thursday.

Grindrod’s headline earnings down 32%

21/08/2014 10:57:23

Grindrod Limited’s headline earnings per share were down 32 per cent to 52 cents in 2014 from 76.2 cents in 2013.

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.


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.

How do you find time to cheat at the World Cup?

04/07/2014 07:42:24

The word cup is well underway and in response to the ‘let the games begin’ advertisements, I add my own slogan ‘let the cheating begin.’

More Video


  • All Share51,197.00
    Financial 1514,635.00
    Industrial 2559,592.00
  • ZAR/EUR14.16
  • Brent Crude Oil102.3
    GOLD USD/oz1,278.7
    Platinum USD/oz1,421.0
JSE All Share Index51,197.00Down-0.47%
JSE Financial 1514,635.00Down-0.25%
JSE Industrial 2559,592.00Down-0.35%
JSE Resources 1057,365.00Down-1.25%
JSE Top 4045,983.00Down-0.64%
Brent Crude Oil102.3Up0.05%
GOLD USD/oz1,278.7Up0.27%
Platinum USD/oz1,421.0Up0.14%





Most Watched