• Nene's SAA nemesis

    No political figure seems to have the guts to speak out against Dudu Myeni, says Solly Moeng.

  • The mp3 revolution

    Ian Mann takes a look at the war between digital music and the compact disc.

  • Don't take us for fools

    It's time for businesses to stop thinking consumers are gullible, says Mandi Smallhorne.

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Increased risk of massive construction lay-offs

Nov 26 2015 11:51

A survey shows the construction sector is taking strain as it battles lower revenue and a 54% profit drop, heightening the risk of massive lay-offs.

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The agony and ecstasy – a new investor’s story

Nov 26 2015 12:16

This Fin24 user had never bought any shares before in her life, so was a real newbie. Here’s how she struck gold – and also bought a bit of a lemon.


SA faces food price shock as rand adds to drought woes

Nov 26 2015 09:51

South Africa is sitting on a food price time bomb, as the effect of the worst drought in over two decades is being compounded by the rand’s 18% slide against the dollar.


Smartphones overtake desktops for holiday shopping

Nov 26 2015 09:48

Online shoppers are set too opt for smartphones over tablets and desktops this holiday season, according to a big data tool.


Rand dips as US data bolsters rate hike case

Nov 26 2015 10:18

The rand has softened slightly as the dollar rallied on positive US data that lifted the chances of a December rate hike by Federal Reserve.

Financial Services

AEEI concludes Saab deal

Nov 26 2015 11:47

African Equity Empowerment Investments has completed a R125m deal to acquire a 25% plus one share stake in Saab Grintek Defence.


Google gets more than 300 000 'forget' requests in Europe

Nov 26 2015 08:40

Since a top European court ruled people have a right to be forgotten online, Google has received 348 085 requests for tidbits to vanish from search results.

Inside Labour

Labour Wrap: Lessons from the former workshop of the world

Nov 26 2015 07:28

After a visit of more than six weeks to the UK, Terry Bell maintains there are many similarities today between South Africa and its former colonial master.


In other news

SA Halaal products showcased in Malaysia

6 minutes ago

The Department of Trade and Industry is inviting South African exporters of Halaal-approved items and services to apply to participate at an exhibition in the Malaysia.

European stock markets steady at open

52 minutes ago

Europe's main stock markets have opened steadily, with trading expected to be quiet amid the US Thanksgiving holiday.

Russia reinforces control over Turkish food imports

Nov 26 2015 11:07

Russia has said that it would reinforce control over Turkish food imports as tensions surged with Ankara over the downing of a Russian warplane in Syria.

US new-home sales rebound in October

Nov 26 2015 10:00

Sales of new single-family homes in the United States have rebounded in October from a September slump, as prices fell year-over-year, an official data shows.

Euro languishes near seven-month low

Nov 26 2015 09:14

The euro has been near the weakest in seven months against the dollar and yen as investors speculated the European Central Bank will expand stimulus.

Asian stocks rise on expectations of Europe stimulus

Nov 26 2015 07:58

Asian stock markets have been higher on stimulus outlook in Europe as Russia-Turkey jitters faded.

US stocks end mostly higher in pre-holiday session

Nov 26 2015 07:44

Wall Street stocks have finished mostly higher following a stream of US data ahead of the Thanksgiving Day holiday and the kickoff of the holiday shopping season.

Oil prices up in Asia

Nov 26 2015 07:42

Oil prices held above $43 a barrel in Asia after US crude supplies rose at a slower pace while jitters over the shooting down by Turkey of a Russian warplane lingered.

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BOOK REVIEW: The mp3 revolution

In the war between digital music and the compact disc, the winners were...

  • Winners
  • Losers
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
KIO Kumba Iron Ore LimitedR50.35R3.006.34%
GLN Glencore PlcR20.28R0.954.91%
AGL Anglo American PlcR91.30R2.592.92%
IMP Impala Platinum Holdings ...R32.09R0.792.52%
S32 South32 LimitedR12.39R0.292.40%
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
LosersPriceChange% Change
BIL Bhp Billiton PlcR178.03R-6.22-3.38%
KAP Kap Industrial Holdings L...R6.85R-0.20-2.84%
PFG Pioneer Food Group Limite...R167.58R-3.27-1.91%
GND Grindrod LimitedR13.74R-0.24-1.72%
IPL Imperial Holdings LimitedR151.02R-2.59-1.69%
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