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Kenyan authorities approve MMI's Cannon acquisition

17/09/2014 14:56:32

The Competition Authority of Kenya has approved the acquisition of Cannon Assurance by a South African insurance firm.

Richemont founder returns as sales growth falters

17/09/2014 14:52:11

The billionaire founder of the luxury goods firm that owns Cartier and Montblanc returned on as chairman after a year's sabbatical.

Prudential acquires Kenyan life insurer

17/09/2014 14:50:27

UK’s biggest insurer, Prudential, is set to shake up Kenya’s insurance sector following the entry of the international firm in the country.

S.African workforce tilting towards skilled jobs

17/09/2014 14:07:00

There has been a shift in the last 20 years from low-skilled to skilled work within the South African workforce, Stats South Africa said.


EOH HEPS rise by 32% to 446 cents

17/09/2014 13:28:09

EOH Holdings Limited reported a 32 per cent rise in its headline earnings per share to 446.6 cents up from 339 cents in 2013.

Jasco Electronics HEPS up 52%

17/09/2014 11:41:24

Jasco Electronics saw its headline earnings per share rise by 52 per cent to 0.5 cents from 0.3 cents in 2013.

Pan African Resources FY headline earnings drop 7.2%

16/09/2014 11:16:51

Pan African Resources posted a 7.2 per cent drop in full-year headline earnings to 452 million rand.

Clover’s HEPS down 14.3%

16/09/2014 06:49:32

Clover Industries has reported a drop in its headline earnings per share for the twelve months ended 30 June 2014.

Special Reports

Tablet-sized ultrasound system to care for Africa’s mothers

13/09/2014 08:58:30

Royal Philips has introduced a tabled-sized clinical innovation system to address one of Africa’s biggest challenges – maternal health.

S.Africa is advancing in technology: Nzimande

12/09/2014 14:49:35

South Africa’s Blade Nzimande says the country has made substantial progress towards technological advancement.

Philips Illuminates Castle of Good Hope

12/09/2014 09:47:55

Royal Philips, the global leader in lighting, has unveiled a stunning lighting makeover of the historic and iconic Castle of Good Hope.

Finding African solutions to local problems

12/09/2014 09:14:48

Africa continues to stun the world with its innovative ideas and technologies that are solving local challenges.


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.

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.

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