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 2020-01-26 15:14 

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MICHAEL MORRIS: Misuse of racial identity stops the spread of capitalism's benefits...

Herman Mashaba once said that making money is the most important thing a business can do to advance the national interest...

 2020-01-26 15:14 

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Mpondo one-man show is upbeat about getting Prasa back on track...

With a transport professional in charge as CEO as well as the board, the chances of success have improved...

 2020-01-26 15:14 

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ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Economic weakness to dominate data trends...

Lending to households and corporates is expected to have slowed, reducing headline credit growth...

 2020-01-26 14:19 

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Market data - January 24 2020...

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

 2020-01-26 09:41 

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Here's what happens next in Brexit-bound Britain...

Here are the key moments ahead for the UK in its exit from the European Union...

 2020-01-26 08:46 

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China bans wildlife trade as coronavirus deaths rise...

New virus claims 56 lives in China, with 1,975 cases confirmed...

 2020-01-26 06:55 

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Eskom looks to private power...

New CEO De Ruyter says renewables 'a good thing'...

 2020-01-26 00:26 

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HILARY JOFFE: Davos shows big business in SA must act on climate crisis...

This year's AGM season will no doubt see more climate-related resolutions at home...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

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Tito Mboweni gets serious at WEF...

The approach of Team SA at the WEF was to acknowledge that the country needed structural reforms but to point to the progress it was making, albeit slowly...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

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ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK: Prepare now for the advanced digital future of work...

Traditional businesses are already toast unless they decide to start preparing now...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

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Making it in Africa as China changes...

How continent can cash in as Beijing seeks factories in lower-wage countries...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

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Don't ignore the herd instinct...

Dumb bovines prove there's more to their bellow than hot air...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

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WOUTER FOURIE: OK, boomer, are you ready for retirement — and growing 'yold' gracefully?...

This generation grew up in a period of economic growth but does that mean they will retire in peace and relative economic comfort?...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

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Eskom looks to private power...

New CEO De Ruyter says renewables 'a good thing'...

 2020-01-25 22:35 

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Prosus sale will pay off, says Naspers...

Discounted R24bn share sale aimed to catch investors' eye...

 2020-01-25 13:22 

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Japan's justice system not about being guilty, says former detainee...

Carlos Ghosn's dramatic escape from Japanese custody is seen by some as a sensible move from a system that wants convictions at all costs...

 2020-01-25 13:21 

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Discriminating against older workers makes no business sense...

Older workers aren't less productive, and any deficit in areas such as memory are offset by greater experience, writes Leonid Bershidsky...

 2020-01-25 09:40 

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Coronavirus exposes luxury goods to how important China is...

As cities and travel in China shut down to curb the spread of the virus, top-end retailers will feel the financial fallout around the world...

 2020-01-25 09:40 

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Short-term lenders and the 'Central Bank of Google'...

Digital, short-term lending is a worldwide phenomenon, but most widely used in Africa, and some say its wildly exploitative...

 2020-01-25 08:45 

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Poundland owner said to draw buyout firms Advent, Partners Group...

Steinhoff International Holdings has been gauging interest from potential buyers alongside its preparations for an initial public offering...

 2020-01-25 08:45 

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Short-term lenders and the 'Central Bank of Google'...

Digital, short-term lending is a worldwide phenomenon, but most widely used in Africa, and some say its wildly exploitative...

 2020-01-25 07:49 

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LUNCH WITH THE FT: 'We liberals have had a rude awakening', says Chrystia Freeland...

Canada's deputy PM on moving from the 'snark' of journalism to the 'smarm' of politics...

 2020-01-25 07:49 

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Tesla's rise has sparked an electric revolution...

The rapid rise has pushed Tesla's stock market value past $100bn, more than the combined share value of Detroit's royalty, General Motors and Ford...

 2020-01-25 06:54 

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When it comes to hacking a Jeff Bezos, personal trust is key...

Lots of money and sophisticated spyware aside, there's also a physical accessibility factor at play, writes Lionel Laurent...

 2020-01-24 17:08 

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MARKET WRAP: JSE has biggest weekly drop since August...

The local bourse dropped by almost 3% for the week as global equities took a knock as the China coronavirus spreads...

 2020-01-24 17:08 

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Why 36One lost its appeal over offshore funds...

The asset manager has been fined R350,000 for soliciting investment into unapproved funds...

 2020-01-24 17:08 

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Davos 2020 — from the perils of AI to the philanthropy of Soros...

Here are five main talking points from this year's World Economic Forum in Davos...

 2020-01-24 15:17 

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FSCA not backing down on 36One fine...

36One Asset Management has lost its appeal with the Financial Sector Conduct Authority...

 2020-01-24 14:22 

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Start of process to remove public protector gets the thumbs up...

National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise approves request for proceedings against Busisiwe Mkhwebane...

 2020-01-24 14:22 

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Back-to-school shopping lifts Pepkor sales...

Pep and Ackermans stores recorded double-digit sales growth in the first three weeks of the year...

 2020-01-24 12:32 

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PODCAST | Unpacking Arab identity and socio-economic dynamics...

Gauging the economic empowerment of everyday citizens, particularly women, of Arab nations...

 2020-01-24 12:32 

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What's up for aviation industry in 2020?...

Tech advances from chatbots, blockchain to biometrics — and a push to keep customers happy, promise to make this an exciting year for flying...

 2020-01-24 12:32 

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The week in pictures...

In Pictures: China attempts to halt the spread of a new virus and Andr de Ruyter gives his first interviews as Eskom CEO...

 2020-01-24 12:32 

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European stocks gain as virus anxiety eases...

Markets shrug off the worry over the coronavirus outbreak after the WHO designates it emergency for China but not the rest of the world...

 2020-01-24 11:37 

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VF cuts full-year forecasts on poor sales and demand for Timberland and Vans...

The weak performance comes as the 120-year-old company has been spending heavily on marketing, launching new products and improving its online presence...

 2020-01-24 11:37 

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Cash-strapped SAA employees receive January salaries...

The state carrier, which is in business rescue, is still waiting to see if the R2bn promised by the Treasury comes through...

 2020-01-24 11:37 

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Don't be too hasty to ban outdoor education...

Wilderness and initiation camps are valuable learning tools and rites of passage, provided they are well organised and conducted responsibly...

 2020-01-24 10:41 

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Is running a mile in Nike's Vaporfly shoes cheating?...

The shoe can improve running performance by up to 6%, which is giving athletes and even World Athletics a start...

 2020-01-24 10:41 

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Carrie Lam sells Hong Kong to Davos elite, but some aren't buying...

Lam says the city is carrying on and keeping calm, but some delegates question her powers with regards to quelling the unrest...

 2020-01-24 10:40 

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Oil slips on China virus and demand concerns...

China, the world's greatest consumer of oil, has 10 cities on partial lockdown due to the virus; Opec+ is expected to extend supply cuts from March...

 2020-01-24 09:47 

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BRIAN GANSON: Time for mining companies to take responsibility...

Until Rio Tinto and other mining companies acknowledge their role in the sociopolitical conflict around them, solutions are unlikely to be found...

 2020-01-24 09:46 

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WATCH: Stock picks — Shoprite and AGNC Investment...

Mia Kruger from Kruger International and Drikus Combrinck from Capicraft talk to Business Day TV...

 2020-01-24 09:46 

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WATCH: Why CEOs are seeing dark clouds over the global economy...

Nedbank CEO Mike Brown talks to Business Day TV about the views of WEF participants...

 2020-01-24 09:45 

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PIC ups its stake in Nampak to 20.5%...

Nampak recently lost its CEO to Eskom, and its share price has fallen by a quarter so far in 2020...

 2020-01-24 09:45 

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DA calls for National Lotteries Commission board to be sacked...

The NLC's Phillemon Letwaba has been implicated in money going to his own projects rather than the good causes it is meant for...

 2020-01-24 08:50 

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Brazil puts higher output ahead of Opec membership...

Energy and mines minister says country wants to participate more in the global oil and gas market...

 2020-01-24 08:50 

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Pan African's gold sales increase by double digits...

Group sales for the six months to the end of November rose 14.7%, with the company reporting a decrease in debt...

 2020-01-24 08:50 

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Wanted Online: Ten book-based movies hitting the big screen in 2020...
 2020-01-24 07:55 

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Lake Charles explosion damage appears limited, says Sasol...

The company says it expects to have determined the repair scope and outage duration by the second half of February...

 2020-01-24 07:55 

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PHILIP STEPHENS: Populism stands in way of climate fight...

Many voters look at green policies through the same prism as President Donald Trump...

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