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 2020-01-26 13:00 

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The real numbers: Designing systems requires a lot of data...

I would argue that designing systems requires a lot of data....

 2020-01-26 10:00 

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Business101: Look for an effective growth strategy for your business...

Even as South Africa's economic growth remains sluggish, businesses still need to keep their eye on the prize....

 2020-01-26 07:00 

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Mboweni says nuclear power will be added to the grid if Eskom woes continue...

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni had not ruled out the inclusion of nuclear power into the electricity grid as Eskom continues to flounder....

 2020-01-26 05:00 

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Independent fuel retailers say loyalty cards are pushing them out of business...

Independent fuel retailers are planning to approach the courts to force the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) to protect small fuel traders from unfair competition...

 2020-01-25 16:00 

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The next big thing in luxury cruising is a much smaller ship...

One of the biggest trends in high-end cruising is extremely small....

 2020-01-25 13:20 

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Chinese New Year celebrations cancelled amid fears of deadly Coronavirus...

As of December 2019, a deadly outbreak of coronavirus has caused great terror in China, which has resulted in over 1263 infections, and 41 deaths....

 2020-01-25 13:20 

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WATCH: Chinese New Year celebrations cancelled amid fears of deadly Coronavirus...

As of December 2019, a deadly outbreak of coronavirus has caused great terror in China, which has resulted in over 1263 infections, and 41 deaths....

 2020-01-25 13:00 

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Vietnam's tough new drunk-driving law is hurting beer sales...

Vietnam's new get-tough-on-drunk-driving law is reining in one of the world's fastest-growing beer markets....

 2020-01-25 10:00 

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Stolen $66m painting found in museum wall is authentic...

The mystery surrounding a $66m painting deepened after it resurfaced in the walls of an Italian gallery nearly 23 years after it was reported stolen....

 2020-01-25 07:00 

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Losing has never been more lucrative at the Australian Open...

The 31-year-old Swedish qualifier lost in 57 minutes enough time for her to make more than most Australians earn in a year....

 2020-01-25 05:00 

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Cross-Border Runners Brave Borders With Bribery in Zimbabwe...

About 25,000 people and 500 heavy trucks cross every 24 hours and, in summer, the temperatures are searing....

 2020-01-24 20:30 

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Tech CEOs in Davos dodge issues by warning audiences about AI...

Technology's most influential leaders have a new message: It's not us you need to worry about -- it's artificial intelligence....

 2020-01-24 19:30 

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Davos digital-payments rift pits Facebook against central banks...

A rift among the global elite over the future of digital payments was on display during a panel discussion at WEF's annual meeting....

 2020-01-24 18:30 

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Daimler to build 50000 Mercedes EQC models this year...

Daimler on Thursday said it plans to build 50000 Mercedes EQC electric cars this year....

 2020-01-24 17:30 

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Xerox nominates new HP board after buyout rebuffs...

Xerox Holdings said on Thursday it plans to nominate 11 independent candidates to HP Inc's board....

 2020-01-24 16:30 

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Tesla overtakes Volkswagen as world's second most valuable carmaker...

Tesla has overtaken Germany's Volkswagen as the world's second most valuable carmaker behind Japan's Toyota....

 2020-01-24 16:00 

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Competition inquiry casts shadow over Takeaway's Just Eat deal...

Takeaway.com is pressing ahead with its takeover of Just Eat despite a last-minute setback when the UK competition authorities said they will probe the deal....

 2020-01-24 15:30 

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Uber self-driving cars, with humans in control, to cruise Washington, DC...

Uber Technologies will put self-driving vehicles on Washington, DC roads Friday with human drivers in control....

 2020-01-24 15:00 

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Ericsson hit by higher 5G costs and weaker US market...

Ericsson reported a smaller-than-expected rise in fourth-quarter core earnings on Friday and said higher costs would spill over into 2020....

 2020-01-24 14:30 

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Jeep, Suzuki models found to have broken EU emissions rules...

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep Grand Cherokee and Suzuki's Vitara diesel models both break emissions rules and must be fixed or face a ban on sales across Europe....

 2020-01-24 14:00 

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Atlantic Methanol Production Company to support Equatorial Guinea's Year of Investment initiative...

The Atlantic Methanol Production Company announced its support to the expansion and diversification of the country's downstream sector....

 2020-01-24 13:30 

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Tech News: Three important technology trends...

Major role of 5G; proliferation of AI; and humans in future will have to increasingly co-exist with robots....

 2020-01-24 13:00 

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Ooredoo telecoms expands mobile data capacity in Algeria...

Qatar-based telecoms company Ooredoo is expanding its mobile data capacity in Algeria....

 2020-01-24 12:30 

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Seek qualifications that can boost your career path...

In the rapidly changing global context, the world needs people who can innovate, create and disrupt....

 2020-01-24 12:00 

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Anglo American shares slide on disappointing production figures...

Anglo American plc yesterday said that the drought in Chile had hurt copper production....

 2020-01-24 12:00 

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WATCH: Anglo American shares slide on disappointing production figures...

Anglo American plc yesterday said that the drought in Chile had hurt copper production....

 2020-01-24 11:57 

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SA mine deaths fall to record low as safety improves...

The number of workers killed at South African mines dropped to the lowest on record last year....

 2020-01-24 11:30 

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Labat Africa moves to cement position in cannabis sector...

Investment group Labat Africa has moved to entrench its position in the cannabis sector with the R15million acquisition of cannabis education and training firm CannAfrica...

 2020-01-24 11:30 

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WATCH: Labat Africa moves to cement position in cannabis sector...

Investment group Labat Africa has moved to entrench its position in the cannabis sector with the R15million acquisition of cannabis education and training firm CannAfrica...

 2020-01-24 11:17 

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Numsa says job losses at Glencore could be more than 1,300...

Numsa confirmed it had received notice from commodity trading and mining company Glencore that it might cut 665 jobs at its Rustenburg smelter....

 2020-01-24 11:00 

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Pessimism among South African chief executives escalates...

South African chief executives are pessimistic about the prospects of growing their balance sheets in 2020....

 2020-01-24 10:35 

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The Samsung Galaxy Note10 Lite will be available in SA in February...

Samsung has unveiled the new Galaxy Note10 Lite which will be available in South Africa in February....

 2020-01-24 10:30 

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ArcelorMittal warns of headline loss of R4bn for year to end December...

ArcelorMittal South Africa (Amsa) yesterday flagged that it would swing to a hefty R4billion headline loss for the year ended in December....

 2020-01-24 10:15 

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Eskom a big concern for international community at WEF...

Tito Mboweni, held a press conference in Davos to address some of the key outcomes for the country from WEF....

 2020-01-24 10:00 

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Load shedding costs Amplats R742m...

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) lost 38000 ounces of platinum group metals (PGM) production last year as a result of load shedding....

 2020-01-24 09:30 

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Platform work charter could be a game changer...

Platforms such as Uber have changed what it means to work. They have partly created opportunities for people to work....

 2020-01-24 09:00 

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Billionaire Patrice Motsepe diversifies away from mining...

Billionaire Patrice Motsepe looks set to extend his foothold in the financial services sector as he diversifies his wealth outside the mining industry....

 2020-01-24 09:00 

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Billionaire Patrice Motsepe extends foothold in financial services sector...

Billionaire Patrice Motsepe looks set to extend his foothold in the financial services sector as he diversifies his wealth outside the mining industry....

 2020-01-24 08:54 

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Zimbabwe food crisis worsens with few signs of corn imports...

Zimbabwe insists it's prepared to deal with a deepening food crisis....

 2020-01-24 08:53 

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China sets up research team to combat Coronavirus spread...

China is ramping up efforts to stop the spread of the Coronavirus by setting up a national research team....

 2020-01-24 08:33 

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Canon ME20F-SH scoops the 2020 Technology & Engineering Emmy Award...

Canon's remarkable ME20F-SH is a multi-purpose camera that can achieve ISO sensitivity of over 4,000,000 and employs an enhanced version of a 35mm full-frame CMOS sensor for Full HD video...

 2020-01-24 08:30 

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Clicks shares take an unexpected knock...

Clicks Group's share price declined by 4.05percent yesterday, despite reporting a 9.9percent increase in turnover to R12.9bn....

 2020-01-24 08:06 

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Only 5 currencies by 2040 are predicted at WEF...

Paulo Guedes, Minister of Finance of Brazil, predicts that the world will have ony 5 currencies within the next 2 decades....

 2020-01-24 07:58 

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Blue Label shares rise on good news of interim results...

Blue Label Telecoms's share price leapt 5percent after it said it expected its interim results to increase by 20%....

 2020-01-24 07:30 

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Shoprite Group fights packaging waste to build a sustainable future...

In line with the Shoprite Group's commitment to ensure that 100 percent of its plastic packaging is reusable and/or recyclable by 2025....

 2020-01-24 07:22 

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WEF 2020: Put refugees ahead of climate change discussions, says youth leader...

Mohamad Al Jounde believes the plight of refugees is often swept under the carpet in favour of other international challenges, particularly climate change....

 2020-01-24 07:04 

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Sri Lanka's first all-electric supercar confirmed with 600kW...

South Asia's first fully-electric supercar heading to Geneva with 600kW and 3.1 second 0-100km/h time....

 2020-01-24 07:00 

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NIASA Welcomes the new Necsa board...

The Nuclear Industry Association of South Africa (NIASA) welcomed the newly appointed Necsa Board....

 2020-01-24 06:59 

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WATCH: Rand struggles to gain traction...

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

 2020-01-24 06:30 

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R6.98m payout for Kaap Agri boss...

Kaap Agri has paid its chief executive Sean Walsh a total remuneration package of R6.98 million for the year to end September 2019....

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