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 2018-04-23 10:00 

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This is why Zuma wants you to pay for his court cases...

Jacob Zuma reportedly wanted taxpayers to pay for his legal representation in order for him to be in line with the National Prosecuting Authority....

 2018-04-23 10:00 

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Sarb urges harmonisation in fintech...

Sarb said it expects the National Credit Regulator and the Competition Commission to join Intergovernmental Fintech Working Group (IFWG)....

 2018-04-23 09:07 

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The businesswoman set to become the next Mrs Zuma...

More and more details have come to light on the profile of Zuma's reported wife-to-be, from her upbringing to her myriad of business interests....

 2018-04-23 09:00 

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'It's a missed empowerment opportunity in energy sector'...

Failure to set higher empowerment targets for engineering, procurement and construction in the renewable energy programme is a missed opportunity....

 2018-04-23 08:29 

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Sars introduces new cargo reporting...

Sars said the paperless system would bring an end to one of its last remaining paper-based processes and provide customs officials...

 2018-04-23 07:30 

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Tesla excited at energy storage opportunities in Southern Africa...

Tesla opened an office in the V&A Waterfront about two years ago that is focused exclusively on the company's energy storage products....

 2018-04-23 07:00 

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Inner workings of geotechnical cartel...

The inner workings of a cartel in the geotechnical industry has been laid bare in a Competition Tribunal hearing....

 2018-04-23 06:48 

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WATCH : Business Report TV - Market Update...

Get the latest market update and top stories from our newsrooms across SA, Africa and the world....

 2018-04-23 06:30 

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No final PwC report yet on scandal-hit Steinhoff...

In an attempt to uncover the truth, PwC has studied more than 320 000 documents and gathered 4.4 million records on Steinhoff International....

 2018-04-23 06:00 

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KZN Premier announces new KZN Gambling and Betting Board...

The KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu has announced a new KwaZulu Natal Gambling and Betting Board....

 2018-04-23 05:30 

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M&R urges reversal of offer...

The group also confirmed it had raised certain issues related to Aton's offer with the Takeover Regulation Panel....

 2018-04-23 05:00 

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Vodacom expands 4G reach up to 80% in SA...

Vodacom has become the first mobile network on the African continent to exceed 80 percent population coverage....

 2018-04-23 04:30 

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Zimbabwe to reap economic rewards from Commonwealth...

Zimbabwe expects to reap diplomatic and economic rewards from re-joining the Commonwealth....

 2018-04-22 18:20 

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The PIC - Separating fact from fiction...

Lets separate the fact from fiction as we examine the PIC and it's investments....

 2018-04-22 18:00 

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De Beers looks into artisanal mining in Sierra Leone...

Diamond mining giant De Beers plans to fix one of the industry's oldest problems: the reputational stain of artisanal mining....

 2018-04-22 16:30 

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These business leaders made Time Magazines's 100 Most Influential People list...

Business leaders Jeff Bezos, Oprah Winfrey and Elon Musk made Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People List....

 2018-04-22 16:00 

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OPINION: Why Airlines need more women pilots at the controls...

Tammie Jo Shults is commercial aviation's latest hero. So why aren't there more pilots like her, writes David Fickling....

 2018-04-22 16:00 

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Apple has a new recycling robot, Daisy...

Apple launched a new robot, Daisy that can retrieve valuable goods inside an iPhone by taking it apart....

 2018-04-22 14:30 

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WATCH: Learn how to code with Grasshopper, a new gaming app...

Google's in-house incubator Area 120 just released an app called Grasshopper, which teaches you how to code JavaScript through a series of fun games....

 2018-04-22 13:00 

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IMF warns on US, China trade war...

Trade wars will affect the entire global economy, not only certain countries, International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde said....

 2018-04-22 12:00 

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Aluminium surges to 6 year high...

Aluminium has surged to a 6-year high this week after the imposed sanctions on Russia's producers such as Rusal....

 2018-04-22 11:00 

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Brics to strengthen co-operation - Sars...

The Brics member countries are working towards strengthening co-operation and mutual assistance to facilitate trade with one another, says Sars....

 2018-04-22 10:00 

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Murray & Roberts shareholders must reject ATON...

Murray & Roberts said that an independent board said that its shareholders reject a takeover bid by Germany's ATON, in the latest acquisition attempt....

 2018-04-22 09:00 

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Facebook to roll out new fact-checking system in India...

Facebook has announced that will be running a third-party fact-checking programme in India to cut down on fake news....

 2018-04-22 08:00 

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Five Ferraris you've probably never heard of that are tipped to sell for a stunning R202m at auction...

Unless you live in Dubai, or Knightsbridge, a Ferrari is already a fairly infrequent sight....

 2018-04-22 08:00 

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Five Ferraris that are tipped to sell for a stunning R200 million...

Unless you live in Dubai, or Knightsbridge, a Ferrari is already a fairly infrequent sight....

 2018-04-22 07:00 

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Block-chain based microfinancing for Kenyan food stall owners...

IBM and Twigga Foods has introduced block-chain based microfinancing to Kenyan food stall owners....

 2018-04-22 06:30 

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Commercial farmers warn of possible food price hike...

SA commercial farmers have warned that of a probable spike in food prices despite the easing of inflation to the lowest rate since February 2011....

 2018-04-22 06:00 

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The woman behind one of SA's biggest startups...

Aisha Pandor's difficulty in finding somebody to clean her parents home led to her establishing a home cleaning service business....

 2018-04-22 05:00 

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Bringing entrepreneurs together to help grow...

Canny businessman Lwanga Cengimbo doesn't regret throwing his life savings and a "huge" resignation package into starting his company Hustlepreneur....

 2018-04-21 18:00 

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NASA Lunar "Gateway" space station will soon begin construction...

NASA's goal of returning to the moon should see a major push in early 2019, when the agency awards its first contract for the lunar "Gateway" program....

 2018-04-21 16:00 

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Sweden's King embraces solar with panels on his Stockholm palace...

Workers this week started to install solar panels on the royal palace in central Stockholm....

 2018-04-21 13:00 

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Cities take a lesson from Uber and move to regulate scooter apps...

Bird, a startup that deploys electric scooters with location trackers on city sidewalks and rents them through an app, trumpeted two weeks ago that it was bringing its service to San Francisco....

 2018-04-21 12:01 

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OPINION: The Re-Invention of NOKIA...

Nokia has brought us what we know today as the mobile phone, writes Wesley Diphoko....

 2018-04-21 12:01 

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TECH PRODUCT REVIEW: The Re-Invention of NOKIA...

Nokia has brought us what we know today as the mobile phone, writes Wesley Diphoko....

 2018-04-21 11:00 

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WATCH: Sony reveals a new device, the XZ2 premium with 4K cameras...

Sony has unveiled a new device, the Xperia XZ2 Premium. Check out the specifications and more....

 2018-04-21 10:00 

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UK drug dealer arrested from fingerprints on WhatsApp photo...

Advancements in smartphone camera technology have partially led to the arrest of a drug dealer, based on a WhatsApp photograph of the dealer's hand....

 2018-04-21 09:11 

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NPA stops plans to sell Gupta mines...

Business rescue practitioners' plans to sell two Gupta-owned mines were scuttled when they failed to overturn a preservation-of-funds order....

 2018-04-21 08:00 

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An economic review of the past week...

A round up of the economic news that shook the country this past week....

 2018-04-21 07:33 

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96134 SA users exposed by Facebook breach...

The recent data leak has affected millions of users around the world, including South Africans...

 2018-04-21 07:00 

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In Depth: How Mandela's political heirs grow rich off corruption...

A dairy farm turned out to be a classic fraud scam, prosecutors say: Millions of dollars from state coffers, meant to uplift the poor, vanished....

 2018-04-21 06:00 

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Producer inflation will dominate Freedom Day week data...

Many readers will be focussing on what they will be doing over the Freedom Day weekend as taking off 30 April, will create a five day break....

 2018-04-21 05:00 

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Inside the economics of the world's most exclusive auto shop...

There is a small fraternity of car nuts who think of a new vehicle as a starting point, rather than a finished product....

 2018-04-20 19:00 

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6 ways card fraud criminals steal your data...

The South African Banking Risk Information Centre released its Card Fraud Statistics for 2017. The report shows how criminals commit card fraud....

 2018-04-20 18:00 

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Strong prices see South32 up its production in SA, Australia...

Dual-listed South32 has increased manganese ore production guidance in South Africa and Australia for the 2018 financial year....

 2018-04-20 17:00 

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Robot assembles IKEA chair frame in 20 minutes...

Robots in Singapore have completed a task many humans dread - assembling flat-packed IKEA furniture....

 2018-04-20 16:00 

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OPINION: Market's current volatility not abnormal...

After the relative calm of the past few years, this feels like a very strange world writes Richard Harwood....

 2018-04-20 15:00 

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Changes give PSG Konsult a lift...

PSG Konsult said the improved economic outlook and political leadership changes in SA made clients more optimistic of their financial wellbeing....

 2018-04-20 14:00 

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British regulators to fine Barclays CEO, monitor whistleblowing programme...

Regulators have concluded efforts of Barclays chief executive to unmask a whistleblower at the bank represented a breach of individual conduct....

 2018-04-20 13:39 

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Collecting Krugerrands: Know the story, understand the value...

SPONSORED CONTENT: Krugerrands are the most popular 1oz gold bullion coin in the world with o60 million coins sold to date....

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