It’s been just over a week since Old Mutual announced its R4 billion cover for healthcare practitioners working during COVID-19. Since then, there have been several cases of health care workers at hospitals like Netcare and Mediclinic who have contracted the novel coronavirus. Old Mutual interim CEO, Iain Williamson joins CNBC Africa for an update of how the cover has been used so far?
Remgro has released its interim results. The investment group which owns stakes in eMedia, FirstRand, MediClinic and Distell said diluted headline earnings per share fell over 3 per cent to 744 cents while dividends grew 5 per cent to 215 cents. CNBC Africa is joined by Neville Williams, CFO, Remgro.
South Africa-listed shares in Mediclinic International surged on Friday in the first session since Abu Dhabi scrapped a co-payment on private healthcare which had been weighing on the firm's operations in the...