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Economy

Emergency Eskom meeting, stage 2 initiated

Jan 26 2015 16:01

Eskom management has called an emergency meeting as the embattled supplier initiates stage 2 load shedding.

Industrial

Eskom’s boiler contractor Hitachi defends its reputation

Jan 26 2015 14:58

Eskom’s boiler works contractor at Medupi and Kusile has clarified its position in respect of any perceived non-performances in meeting its contractual obligations.

Industrial

We have proof SAA boss lied - DA

Jan 26 2015 13:17

The DA claims it has "confidential documents" showing acting SAA boss Nico Bezuidenhout lied about his qualifications.

Tech

Vodacom plans connecting 150 000 homes to fibre

Jan 26 2015 13:53

South Africa’s biggest mobile phone network plans to connect 250 000 homes and businesses to fibre broadband over the next three years.

Industrial

PPC sees second-half earnings drop

Jan 26 2015 14:09

PPC is expecting its second-half earnings to slip as much as 45% due to rising finance costs which are sending shares falling.

Equities

JSE makes modest gains

Jan 26 2015 14:05

Major industrial shares and dual-listed shares with big market capitalisations have edged higher on the JSE, pulling the market modestly higher.

Economy

Eskom implementing stage 1 load shedding

Jan 26 2015 11:16

The power system is severely constrained due to unforeseen technical problems at power stations and as a result Eskom has had to go into stage 1 load shedding.

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Loss due to vandalised Eskom substation

Jan 26 2015 15:02

In response to a Fin24 user's plight after suffering damages due to an Eskom power surge, an 81-year old Fin24 user shares his experience.

 

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BoE's Forbes hints rates may rise sooner

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British interest rates may rise sooner than many people expect if inflation rebounds strongly from its current decline, says a Bank of England rate setter.

Aer Lingus considers new bid from BA-owner

Jan 26 2015 15:00

Aer Lingus is considering a revised takeover approach from International Consolidated Airlines Group after the owner of British Airways made a third bid.

Euro rocked by Greek election result

Jan 26 2015 14:33

The euro has struck an 11-year low against the dollar after anti-austerity party Syriza won Greece's elections, sparking fears of possible exit from the eurozone.

Should the eurozone fear demon deflation?

Jan 26 2015 14:30

If the multi-billion dollar consumer electronics industry can function fine with constantly falling prices, why is deflation in the broader economy such a threat?

US futures drop on concerns over Europe

Jan 26 2015 14:22

US stock index futures have dipped after a victory by the leftist Syriza party in Greece raised concerns about new instability in the eurozone.

German business confidence rises

Jan 26 2015 14:21

German business confidence has risen for the third consecutive month as oil prices, the slumping euro and the ECB's stimulus plan boosted the mood in boardrooms.

Greek govt 'must stick to reform path'

Jan 26 2015 13:30

Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann says Greece will continue to need aid and will only get this by sticking to agreements.

South Sudan finds hope in honey

Jan 26 2015 14:00

A harvest of honey from the equatorial forests of South Sudan will help its struggling poor and improve the nation's crop yields, say those involved.

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