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 2018-07-21 13:34 

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Tom Moyane is not being given a fair hearing, Dali Mpofu claims...

Suspended tax boss's attorney also takes a dig at Pravin Gordhan, who he says is ruling 'from the grave' as a former SARS commissioner...

 2018-07-21 13:34 

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Holding SARS to its own rules: new measures receive a cautious welcome...

Taxpayers get longer to lodge objections, but are still at the mercy of the taxman, practitioners say, with sometimes catastrophic consequences...

 2018-07-21 08:48 

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Helen Zille defends herself about undermining Lindiwe Mazibuko...

Mazibuko says Zille failed to nurture new leadership within the DA, and is now undermining Mmusi Maimane — as she had done with her...

 2018-07-21 08:48 

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David Makhura chairs ANC in Gauteng, while Sihle Zikalala to lead in KZN...

Tight contest expected for the rest of the top five Gauteng positions, while delegates in Durban defy provincial leaders attempts to ensure arranged leadership...

 2018-07-21 08:48 

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LUNCH WITH THE FT: Henry Kissinger: 'We are in a very, very grave period'...

The grand consigliere of American diplomacy talks about Putin, the new world order — and the meaning of Trump...

 2018-07-21 04:36 

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MARKET WRAP: JSE cheers weaker dollar as global stocks wobble...

A sliding Chinese yuan, and weaker dollar environment help lift some local miners, with the stronger rand giving positive direction to banks and retailers...

 2018-07-21 04:35 

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Star shareholders overwhelmingly approve name change to Pepkor...

The move further distances the retail company from its parent, troubled retailer Steinhoff International...

 2018-07-20 16:08 

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JSE records broad-based gains, led by banks...

The local bourse was firmer despite new tariff threats by the US against Europe and China, with the weaker dollar proving supportive for local equities...

 2018-07-20 16:08 

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Eskom whistle-blower dismissed after scrutiny of suspect transactions...

In an independent inquiry, Suzanne Daniels was found guilty on four charges, including the distribution of confidential Eskom information to a third party...

 2018-07-20 15:09 

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GE profit expectations better than expected as it trims its cash flow target...

GE cut its annual cash target to $6bn as weakness in its power and renewables offset gains in its aviation, oil and gas, and healthcare units...

 2018-07-20 15:08 

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ANC says fired criminal was 'a volunteer' and using the party as a hideout...

Fikile Mbalula says Errol Velile Present, who is implicated in three cash-in-transit heists, has been shown the door and the ANC will now 'keep its employees in check'...

 2018-07-20 15:07 

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India's Narendra Modi will not be arrested when he arrives in SA...

The Muslim Lawyers Association had asked the NPA to arrest the prime minister for alleged crimes in Kashmir India...

 2018-07-20 14:05 

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Rand gains 1% as dollar comes under pressure...

US President Donald Trump takes aim at the US Federal Reserve, helping to send the dollar lower...

 2018-07-20 14:05 

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Illegal land expropriation happens almost daily, says Thuli Madonsela...

The former public protector says land taken without compensation is rife in rural communities, with families sometimes duped out of their inheritance...

 2018-07-20 14:05 

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Madiba's personal diary now online thanks to Wikipedia and the Nelson Mandela Foundation...

The diary features Madiba's thoughts, written in his own hand, many of which are letters written to family and ANC colleagues in the 1960s...

 2018-07-20 14:04 

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The 'billions siphoned out' through corruption must be recovered, Ramaphosa tells Gauteng ANC members...

President Cyril Ramaphosa also told the Gauteng ANC elective conference that ANC members' tendency to instigate violent and destructive protests must end...

 2018-07-20 13:02 

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This is why UBS cloned an economist to create a 'cobot'...

Cloned advisers could be a way to provide 'a kind of high-touch service at scale', Swiss bank UBS's Matthias Koller says...

 2018-07-20 13:02 

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Nike gets a boost from the World Cup and is catching up with Adidas in football...

In the Fifa World Cup final, all 22 players wore Nike jerseys and the company says demand for the French team collection is particularly high...

 2018-07-20 12:02 

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A good week for Jeff Bezos...

Jeff Bezos has eclipsed all contenders to become the richest person in modern history...

 2018-07-20 12:01 

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Rosthchild Bank under audit in 1MDB Malaysian corruption case...

The bank is accused of breaching money-laundering rules in the 1MDB Ponzi scheme, which breaches Rothschild 'acknowledge and regret'...

 2018-07-20 12:01 

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Gold buoyed after Donald Trump expresses concern about dollar strength...

Despite Trump's intervention, the dollar was near one-year highs on Friday as Fed chair Jerome Powell did nothing to counter expectations of two more rate rises...

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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DINNER PARTY INTEL: Nigeria has more poor people than India...

Nigeria, one of Africa's wealthiest economies, has overtaken India as home to the greatest concentration of people living in extreme poverty...

 2018-07-20 10:58 

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Steinhoff: What's under the table?...

What looks like a sneaky loan taken out by Markus Jooste from a Steinhoff subsidiary suddenly changes names...

 2018-07-20 10:57 

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World markets hit by sliding yuan while Italy mulls its commitment to the euro...

The sliding yuan stokes trade-war fears; Italian bonds and stocks fall on renewed political concern; and the dollar is on the defensive after Trump's comments...

 2018-07-20 10:57 

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'Liberation struggle blues' are ruining the ANC, says Makhosi Khoza...

The former ANC MP says the party uses a collective decision-making system and so it is difficult to expect an individual to change the entire organisation...

 2018-07-20 10:57 

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EDITOR'S LUNCHBOX: Medico-legal claims consume about a third of health budget...

Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi warns about 'entrenched state capture forces' in his department, and there's good and bad news for farmers...

 2018-07-20 09:55 

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Inside the story of Christo Wiese, Tullow Oil and ENS's tax dodging services...

Tax advisers at ENSafrica sold Christo Wiese a lemon — one that now implicates him, ENS and Tullow Oil in an alleged 'tax evasion' scheme...

 2018-07-20 09:55 

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Mining Charter does not offer solutions to mining problems, Sipho Pityana says...

When the industry says what you are proposing will kill it, you should sit up and listen, the AngloGold Ashanti chair says...

 2018-07-20 09:55 

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JSE gets good start on Friday, helped by weaker rand...

Banks and insurance stocks held up reasonably well, as did retailers, despite the weaker rand environment...

 2018-07-20 09:54 

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Heist suspect Velile Present worked on Ramaphosa's ANC presidential campaign...

Present was part of an advance team that assessed security at stops along the way during Cyril Ramaphosa's campaign...

 2018-07-20 08:54 

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Abundant rainfall has reversed Cape Town's fortunes. We bring you all the important numbers...

494Ml a day was Cape Town's water use last week, against the city's target of 450Ml...

 2018-07-20 08:53 

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'Awful tendency' to take ANC to court must end, Ace Magashule says...

The ANC secretary-general says the 'self-centred ill discipline that informs such behaviour must be punished and rooted out once and for all'...

 2018-07-20 07:51 

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WATCH: The implications of the Bank's decision to keep rates on hold...

Jameel Ahmad from FXTM talks to Business Day TV about the Reserve Bank's decision to keep rates unchanged...

 2018-07-20 07:51 

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FT COLUMN: The risk of calling Donald Trump a traitor...

There is not yet proof of treason. The risk to the US president's critics is that the charge could boomerang, writes Edward Luce...

 2018-07-20 07:51 

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Brics bank has $600m for SA to level the playing fields with its peers...

The New Development Bank says it wants to be equitable among the five members of Brics...

 2018-07-20 07:51 

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Rand stable at R13.53/$ as markets digest Donald Trump's comments...

US President Donald Trump's comment about rising interest rates in the US weighed on the dollar on Thursday, but risks for the local currency remain...

 2018-07-20 07:51 

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WATCH: Christo Wiese gives his side of the tax dodging story...

Former Steinhoff chairman Christo Wiese talks to Business Day TV to respond to the amaBhungane report on tax avoidance...

 2018-07-20 06:49 

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Gold labours under firm dollar as currency remains close to one-year high...

Metal eases for sixth consecutive session, hovering near to a one-year low, as it feels the pressure of a strong greenback...

 2018-07-20 06:49 

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In celebration of Madiba's legacy, Mercedes-Benz extends partnership with Beautiful News...

In celebration of what would have been Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday, Beautiful News and Mercedes-Benz are paying tribute to his legacy...

 2018-07-20 05:47 

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SUE DE GROOT: On the subject of Barack Obama's Long Johns...

'At least Obama wore trousers over his Long Johns, unlike the brazen Sullivan'...

 2018-07-20 05:47 

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Microsoft may help JSE on Friday...

Microsoft's share price gained 3.3% on Nasdaq after releasing strong results, mitigating chaos caused by US President Donald Trump's attack on the Fed...

 2018-07-20 05:47 

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Teething troubles for SA's new stock exchanges...

The move towards greater competition in SA is said to be irreversible, though it is more challenging here than elsewhere...

 2018-07-20 04:46 

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The odds are against SA in Sri Lanka Test...

History says SA's record could take another dent in Colombo...

 2018-07-20 04:46 

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JONNY STEINBERG: Mistake to accuse Ramaphosa of being soft on the king...

I know this because a research project led me to interview several men who served time with him...

 2018-07-20 04:45 

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Construction giant WBHO bets on UK to diversify against risks...

Construction firm opts for businesses that will be managed by founders...

 2018-07-20 04:45 

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Thulas Nxesi sets sights on R2bn lost in fishy deals...

The public works minister says blames 'entrenched state capture forces'...

 2018-07-20 03:45 

Business Live

ANALYSIS: How Ramaphoria' song and dance became the tiptoe president...

The difficulty of the president's task has been compounded by internal battles in the ANC, which remains deeply divided after a bruising leadership fight...

 2018-07-20 03:44 

Business Live

Grand Bazaar's din makes way for musical premiere...

Istanbul's trade hub plays host to a festival concert for the first time...

 2018-07-19 18:41 

Business Live

Market data - July 19 2018...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2018-07-19 17:41 

Business Live

Avior restates past interims after 'accounting errors' discovered...

Avior says its auditors discovered the problem while finalising full-year 2018 financial numbers, and that it was 'the outcome of good governance in action'...

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