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Equities

What to watch on the JSE

Apr 20 2014 17:52

Adriaan Kruger takes a look at the week that was and the week ahead on the JSE.

Economy

Easter no mini retail Christmas due to strike

Apr 20 2014 16:00

Usually, the Easter weekend is like a mini Christmas for retail sales, but due to the long platinum strike an economic tragedy is unfolding, say retailers.

Economy

SA firms looking for trade in Zim

Apr 20 2014 15:01

A number of South African firms are heading to Zimbabwe in the hope of finding new ideas and increased regional and international trade.

Property

Consumers shift focus to home buying

Apr 20 2014 13:46

One of the constraining factors for vehicle sales in SA may be a shift towards a greater focus on home buying by the household sector, says an expert.

Retail

Spaza shops suffer as big retail rolls in

Apr 20 2014 11:53

More and more owners of spaza shops barely manage to keep afloat as more of their customers head elsewhere.

Economy

End in sight for costly platinum strike

Apr 18 2014 10:11

Platinum producers have made a new wage offer in a bid to end a three-month strike at their mines that has hit 40% of global output of the industrial metal.

Economy

Minister cheers social grant ruling

Apr 18 2014 09:58

The social development minister says a ruling that social grant payments must continue shows the courts understand the role of grants in the lives of vulnerable people.

Investment Holdings

Ford, IBM face renewed apartheid-era suit

Apr 18 2014 07:59

Ford Motor and IBM will again have to face a US lawsuit claiming they encouraged race-based human rights abuses in apartheid-era South Africa.

 

In other news

Sina Weibo shares jump 19% in US debut

Apr 20 2014 17:28

Sina Weibo, China's answer to Twitter, has debuted on the Nasdaq exchange with a 19.1% jump despite an IPO that went out undersubscribed.

US orange production hit by disease

Apr 20 2014 17:21

A citrus disease spread by a tiny insect has devastated Florida's orange crop and sent juice prices soaring on New York markets.

Airbnb rental site raises $450m

Apr 20 2014 16:04

Online lodging listings website Airbnb has inked a $450m funding deal with investors, says a source close to the matter.

US delays decision on oil pipeline

Apr 20 2014 15:53

The US has indefinitely extended the review process for a controversial Canada-to-US oil pipeline, potentially delaying a final decision.

Android gains, basic phones almost extinct

Apr 20 2014 15:48

The Google Android platform has grabbed the majority of mobile phones in the US market in early 2014, as consumers all but abandoned non-smartphone handsets.

Platform for oil and gas trading launched

Apr 20 2014 15:42

CrudeShares announces a private platform for the oil and gas industry, which allows buyers and sellers of privately held shares to interchange.

Robot ready for deep sea mining to start

Apr 20 2014 14:21

The world's first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting to claw up high grade copper and gold from the seabed off Papua New Guinea.

Earnings, economy buoy US stocks

Apr 20 2014 14:12

Positive overall quarterly earnings and some encouraging data on the economy protected US stocks from tensions over Ukraine and frail interest in tech stocks.

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Investments

Hedge fund regulations published

Apr 16 2014 20:05

Draft regulations and a related explanatory memorandum for hedge funds have been published for public comment, the Financial Services Board and Treasury say.

 

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ANC set for two-thirds majority - poll

The ANC is on course to win nearly a two-thirds majority in 7 May elections, a poll has showed, confounding analysts who had predicted a fall in support for the ruling party.

 
 

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