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Possible SA spy satellite blasts off - DA

Dec 19 2014 12:08

A satellite, which the Democratic Alliance (DA) says could be part of South Africa’s spy programme ‘Project Flute’, has been launched from Kazakhstan.


Nando's stole my intellectual property - artist

Dec 19 2014 11:38

Global fast food brand Nando’s has been accused of intellectual property theft by a young South African photographer, City Press reports.


Brent crude steady below $60 a barrel

Dec 19 2014 11:25

Brent crude has held below $60 a barrel, near a five-and-a-half year low as a global oversupply of oil showed little sign of receding.


Rand consolidates post-Fed gains

Dec 19 2014 11:13

The rand has consolidated recent gains against the dollar as positive sentiment towards emerging markets continued to favour local assets.


Apple supplier workers treated poorly - report

Dec 19 2014 10:35

Workers in Chinese factories making Apple products are poorly treated, with exhausted employees falling asleep on their 12-hour shifts, the BBC has found.


Big Chinese opportunity for W Cape winery

Dec 19 2014 10:08

A Chinese businessman has purchased a majority stake in a Western Cape winery because of the big opportunity he sees for this region's wine in China.


Oil dive means rough ride for Gulf states

Dec 19 2014 09:14

Gulf countries are bracing for tough times as oil revenues fall and after they missed a golden chance to diversify in a decade of unprecedented windfalls.

Inside Labour

Silver linings to dark global clouds

Dec 19 2014 07:12

SA labour seems to have a growing sense of living in a system well beyond its sell-by date, says Terry Bell in his final Inside Labour column this year.


In other news

Samsung Cheil doubles upon debut

Dec 19 2014 11:29

Shares in Cheil Industries, the de facto holding company of Samsung Group, have doubled in the latest in a series of steps toward generational succession for South Korea's largest conglomerate.

Germany takes delivery of its first Airbus A400M

Dec 19 2014 10:59

Airbus Defence and Space has delivered the first Airbus A400M military transport ordered by Germany.

Stores fight back amid online delivery delays

Dec 19 2014 11:00

The Christmas rush is exposing the limitations of internet-only retailers, allowing Europe's shops to fight back with "click and collect" services.

Paul: US trade with Cuba 'probably a good idea'

Dec 19 2014 10:45

Senior Rand Paul says starting to trade with Cuba "is probably a good idea" and the lengthy economic embargo against the communist island "just hasn't worked."

Marine protection campaign launched

Dec 19 2014 10:32

The department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has kicked off its annual festive season marine protection awareness campaign.

The Interview’s Kim Jong Un death scene leaked

Dec 19 2014 09:58

The climax scene of the Sony Pictures’ comedy film has been leaked after the studio suffered one of corporate America's worst-ever hacking incidents.

Portugal invokes measures to stop airline strike

Dec 19 2014 10:30

The Portuguese government has moved to halt a four-day strike at the TAP national airline, invoking special powers that allow dismissal.

UK targets financial fraud with police unit

Dec 19 2014 10:15

Britain is to set up a specialist police unit focused on corruption and bribery, aiming to bolster its defences against white-collar crime in the financial sector.

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SGL Sibanye Gold LimitedR23.16R0.924.14%
KIO Kumba Iron Ore LimitedR242.93R7.613.23%
ACL Arcelormittal South Afric...R26.92R0.702.67%
APN Aspen Pharmacare Holdings...R405.74R8.032.02%
RMI Rand Merchant Insurance H...R41.65R0.771.88%
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SOL Sasol LimitedR434.10R-11.90-2.67%
GFI Gold Fields LimitedR49.99R-1.06-2.08%
CML Coronation Fund Managers ...R110.46R-2.09-1.86%
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MDC Mediclinic International ...R99.86R-1.38-1.36%
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UK to compensate airlines for travel chaos

Dec 18 2014 18:00

Airlines will get a rebate on their fees to UK's national air traffic service to compensate them for a computer failure that disrupted hundreds of flights.


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