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News

CSIR signs radar deal to protect SA oceans

Sep 22 2014 07:50

South Africa may soon have a more effective means of protecting territorial waters from illegal fishers.

Equities

JSE investors turn to rand for direction

Sep 21 2014 18:20

Local markets will be closed for Heritage Day mid-week, and all eyes will be on the rand for further direction, after a lacklustre week on the SA bourse.

Economy

Eskom: Where will help come from?

Sep 21 2014 17:38

Economists say the state might dispose of its key assets to ease utility Eskom’s massive R225bn cash crunch.

Advertising

As it happened: Day 2 of the Loerie Awards

Sep 21 2014 19:04

News24's coverage of the Loerie Awards from the Cape Town ICC, where the country’s top creative minds come together to honour the leaders in their field.

Economy

No to fuel levy replacing Gauteng e-tolls

Sep 21 2014 15:13

Gauteng's e-tolls will not be replaced with a fuel levy after the country's other eight provinces overwhelmingly rejected this idea.

Economy

Hawkers vital to economy - MEC Maile

Sep 21 2014 14:55

Informal traders are a vital part of the provincial and national economy, says Gauteng economic development MEC Lebogang Maile.

Health

Private hospital staff: We are money-making slaves

Sep 21 2014 14:07

Private hospital staff have added their voice to the lively debate on the high cost of private hospital care.

Economy

Don't flash your cash, govt urges public

Sep 21 2014 13:13

The government has reportedly urged the public not to flaunt their wealth, a "criticism that is meant for everyone".

 

In other news

US stocks gain on Fed, Scottish vote, Alibaba

39 minutes ago

US stocks emerged stronger from the past week following a favourable Fed decision, rejection of Scottish independence and Alibaba's record stock offering.

Asian shares slip on profit-taking

50 minutes ago

Asian markets mostly fallen on profit taking after the big gains at the end of last week, while the dollar eased from more than six-year highs against the yen.

Oil prices down ahead of Chinese data

58 minutes ago

Oil prices have fallen as dealers await key Chinese manufacturing data for clues about demand in the world's top energy consumer, analysts have said.

R65m blown on canned Tshwane festival

Sep 21 2014 10:14

R65m from the City of Tshwane has been squandered on the cancelled TribeOne music festival, the City Press newspaper reported.

Your favourite YouTube adverts

Sep 20 2014 13:40

Google has announced the Loeries-to-Loeries YouTube Ads Leaderboard, providing a glimpse into the people’s choice of their favourite ads.

Investors boo Hyndai's $10bn land bid

Sep 21 2014 18:53

Hyundai Motor and two listed affiliates did not seek board clearance for the size of their record $10bn bid for a plot of land in Seoul, sources say.

China's billionaires - 358 and counting

Sep 20 2014 15:17

China's rapid economic development has produced more high-net-worth individuals in a shorter period than anywhere else in history.

Electronic trading platform for govt bonds

Sep 19 2014 18:21

The Treasury is still on track to implement an electronic platform for primary dealers trading government bonds on the secondary market.

Analysis & Opinion

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MPC Mr Price Group LimitedR211.16R-7.84-3.58%
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World

Huge grain crops spell painfor US armers

Sep 21 2014 19:50

US corn and soybean crops could break records this year, but for farmers the bounty has a dark side: falling prices and a logistics nightmare getting crops to market.

Tech

New app that helps the blind see

Sep 21 2014 12:20

A new app that allows blind people to listen to an audio readback of printed text is receiving rave reviews and is being heralded as a life-changer by many.

 

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