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 2019-09-16 11:40 

News24

Here comes the sun: Gauteng temperatures soar to above 30 degrees...

Summer has arrived in Gauteng, as maximum temperatures break through the 30-degree barrier....

 2019-09-16 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Sustainable Investing: An Africa Outlook...

Africa continues to be prime for institutional-grade, private sector investment, with its backdrop of high rates of GDP growth....

 2019-09-16 11:27 

Business Live

Questions raised about relationship between Ukrainian president and billionaire pal...

President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Igor Zelenskiy have repeatedly said there is nothing untoward but government appointments and developments around Privatbank are causing concern...

 2019-09-16 11:27 

Business Live

Petra Diamonds shares continue plunge after poor results...

Some analysts are blaming synthetic stones for price weakness and soft demand...

 2019-09-16 11:27 

Business Live

Oil stocks sufficient to replace barrels lost in Saudi Arabia attacks...

After the strike on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure, which shut about 5% of global supply, Brent crude posted its biggest intraday gain since the Gulf War...

 2019-09-16 11:23 

News24

Victory for amaBhungane as court declares mass interception by State 'unlawful and invalid'...

Investigative journalism centre amaBhungane has walked out of court victorious after successfully challenging parts of South Africa's surveillance law....

 2019-09-16 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Real estate shares have shown their resilience...

Online shopping, a financially weaker UK consumer, and difficulties among key store chains have dramatically altered the trading environments....

 2019-09-16 10:59 

News24

Zimbabwean doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' by security forces - union...

Union activists and rights campaigners have accused Zimbabwe's security forces of kidnapping the leader of a doctors' union....

 2019-09-16 10:58 

News24

SEE | 100 days later: How Hong Kong activists sustain protests with creativity...

With Hong Kong shaken by 100 days of huge pro-democracy protests, activists have adopted a host of creative ways to fuel their movement away from the barricades....

 2019-09-16 10:52 

News24

State capture inquiry: Estina testimony postponed after Thabethe's legal team withdraws...

The judicial commission of inquiry into state capture has postponed the testimony of the former head of the Free State Department of Agriculture, Peter Thabethe, after his legal team withdrew....

 2019-09-16 10:32 

Business Live

Wanted Online: Quick questions with six of South Africa's leading art experts...
 2019-09-16 10:32 

Business Live

Quantum Foods says earnings have been hit by falling egg prices...

SA's largest egg producer says earnings will fall at least 42% amid an increase in supply of eggs in SA's market...

 2019-09-16 10:31 

News24

Confusion over land ownership leaves Butterworth residents in limbo...

It has been 12 years since hundreds of families were moved to vacant land, about three kilometres from the centre of Butterworth, to make way for a new shopping centre....

 2019-09-16 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Spur, GPI appetite to cut ties gains momentum...

The intention of Grand Parade Investments (GPI) to reduce its shareholding in Spur Corporation gained momentum on Friday....

 2019-09-16 10:25 

Business Report (IOL)

Oil price spike diminishes chances of fuel price cut...

A stronger rand had seen the Central Energy Fund (CEF) on Friday predict an 11 cent per litre decline in price of unleaded 95 octane petrol in October...

 2019-09-16 10:05 

News24

Newcastle deputy mayor who crashed car into two homes out on bail...

Newcastle Deputy Mayor Reuben Molelekoa, who allegedly crashed his vehicle into two houses while drunk, has been granted bail and will only return to court in 2020, police say....

 2019-09-16 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Flat headline earnings hurt AfroCentric's share price...

Afrocentric's share price declined by more than 7 percent on Friday as the investment holding company reported muted growth in headline earnings....

 2019-09-16 09:39 

News24

Dad who killed son after mistaking him for a burglar freed after murder conviction...

A 51-year-old man from Vanderbijlpark, who mistook his son for a burglar and shot him dead, has been released on a warning and will serve no jail time....

 2019-09-16 09:39 

News24

BREAKING | Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow officially found guilty...

Nicholas Ninow, the man who pleaded guilty to raping a 7-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria in 2018, has officially been found guilty....

 2019-09-16 09:37 

Business Live

Brett Kavanaugh must be 'rescued' from impeachment, Donald Trump says...

A new report notes sexual misconduct allegations against US Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh...

 2019-09-16 09:37 

Business Live

Sasol and gold miners lead JSE higher amid Middle East tension...

An attack on state-owned oil producer Saudi Aramco facilities wiped out more than half of the country's oil output...

 2019-09-16 09:37 

Business Live

WOLFGANG MNCHAU: Brexit and Project Reset the Clock...

Italy's Matteo Salvini and the UK's Boris Johnson have both misjudged their ability to force elections...

 2019-09-16 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

L2D shows uptick in trading momentum...

Liberty Two Degrees' (L2D) retail environments continued to gain trading momentum since the end of July....

 2019-09-16 09:14 

News24

Colombia plane crash kills seven...

At least seven people have been killed and another three injured when a small plane crashed in southwestern Colombia a firefighter has said....

 2019-09-16 09:14 

News24

Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker...

Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker....

 2019-09-16 09:08 

Business Report (IOL)

Labat on a high from 70% Lesotho dagga...

A recent report by India-based Zion Market Research found that cannabis is one of the fastest-growing markets....

 2019-09-16 08:55 

Business Report (IOL)

7 things you need to know...

We take a look at the latest business news this morning and top stories from our newsrooms across SA, Africa, and the world....

 2019-09-16 08:45 

News24

US 'locked and loaded' after Saudi attacks as oil prices surge...

US President Donald Trump has said the US is "locked and loaded" to respond to attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure that Washington blamed on Iran, which have sent oil prices soaring....

 2019-09-16 08:42 

Business Live

Rand weaker as Saudi oil attacks spur global risk-off trade...

The price of Brent crude jumped more than 9% on Monday morning after a drone attack on a Saudi Arabian facility...

 2019-09-16 08:24 

News24

Anti-establishment figures claim first round wins in Tunisia polls...

Two anti-establishment candidates in Tunisia's divisive election claim to have won through to a runoff, hours after polling closed in the country's second free presidential poll since the 2011 Arab Spring....

 2019-09-16 08:24 

News24

No-deal Brexit would be 'disaster' warns EU business lobby...

A shock exit by Britain from the EU without an agreement would be "a disaster", the European employers' organisation, Business Europe, has warned....

 2019-09-16 08:03 

News24

WATCH | Ramaphosa sings at Grace Bible Church: 'If you believe and I believe... Africa will be saved'...

While former president Jacob Zuma is better known for breaking out in song with his trademark Umshini wami, President Cyril Ramaphosa has proven that he too can carry a tune....

 2019-09-16 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Oil prices jump on Saudi attacks, equity futures fall and gold gains...

As the dust settles, oil markets consolidate gains near 10% in the session, with the possibility of a deeper downside correction....

 2019-09-16 07:48 

Business Live

WILLIAM GUMEDE: Unless Africans vote for new types of leaders, Mugabe trope will persist...

The adulation of Robert Mugabe by many Africans raises the question of what attributes are most valued in a leader or hero....

 2019-09-16 07:07 

News24

Melanie Verwoerd is right about Ramaphosa...

I don't see any quality leadership coming up through the ranks, and inevitably it will be a free for all, even worse than state capture....

 2019-09-16 07:07 

News24

'It's just a constant rerape' - Bob Hewitt victim on parole decision...

One of the rape victims of former tennis star Bob Hewitt says she is devastated and angry after hearing the news that he is expected to be released on parole on September 23, without consultation with her or other victims....

 2019-09-16 07:00 

News24

Mandy Wiener: Hewitt parole fiasco demonstrates how the system fails victims...

While the government and the president have been at pains to show that they care about gender based violence, they have failed to demonstrate that the system works for targets of rape and sexual assault, writes Mandy Wiener ....

 2019-09-16 06:51 

Business Live

Texton to slash dividend up to a quarter...

Brexit and SA's weak economy have weighed on the property group that ascribes lower net income to aspects such as significant rental reversions and continuing vacancies...

 2019-09-16 06:50 

News24

Granddaughter among two nabbed for granny's murder...

A woman is expected to appear in the Ntuzuma Magistrate's Court in connection with the murder of her 67-year-old grandmother, according to KwaZulu-Natal police....

 2019-09-16 06:45 

Business Report (IOL)

SA slipping down economic freedom table...

South Africa's economic freedom has dropped 54 places in only 19 years to a ranking of 101 out of 162 countries....

 2019-09-16 06:45 

Mail & Guardian

US 'locked and loaded' after Saudi attacks as oil prices surge...

It is the first time Donald Trump has hinted at a potential American military response to drone attacks, which slashed Saudi oil production by half...

 2019-09-16 06:45 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: SA slipping down economic freedom table...

South Africa's economic freedom has dropped 54 places in only 19 years to a ranking of 101 out of 162 countries....

 2019-09-16 06:44 

Business Report (IOL)

Global market interventions overshadow SA political drama...

Business confidence is dwindling, but local financial markets have one of their best weeks...

 2019-09-16 06:43 

News24

De Villiers' Boks decision shows poor judgement...

Peter de Villiers has made a very poor call to announce that he won't support the Boks, and one should expect better from someone who was once the national coach....

 2019-09-16 06:43 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Rand trades weaker overnight...

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

 2019-09-16 06:40 

Business Report (IOL)

Zimbabwe Reserve Bank governor hikes interest rates to 70%...

Governor John Mangudya has touted introduction of the interbank foreign currency market as having helped stabilise exchange volatilities....

 2019-09-16 06:31 

Business Report (IOL)

Iran blamed for the Saudi oil attack...

This latest escalation is yet another reason the US should not pursue talks with the regime....

 2019-09-16 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Old Mutual to see through bruising court battle against Moyo, says Manuel...

Trevor Manuel told journalists in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Friday that the board was solid and unanimous in its decision to fire Moyo....

 2019-09-16 06:26 

News24

Metrobus workers plan to strike over pay...

A planned strike over pay may bring Johannesburg's Metrobus service to a halt, according to the Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union of South Africa....

 2019-09-16 06:18 

Business Report (IOL)

Old Mutual Zim profit through 'positive investment performance'...

Old Mutual's Zimbabwe unit is to restructure its business as its focus on private equity bears fruits in terms of enhancing investor returns....

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