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News

Lessons from SABC ex-chair Ellen Tshabalala

Dec 19 2014 13:00

The former SABC chair will discover to her cost in years ahead that you should never do anything you could be ashamed of because there’s a public record online.

Tech

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.

Tech

Sony hack a 'practice run'

Dec 19 2014 13:40

The hacking attack on Sony Pictures may have been a practice run for North Korea's elite cyber-army in a long-term goal of being able to cripple telecoms and energy grids.

Retail

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.

Commodities

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.

Currencies

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.

Tech

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.

Agribusiness

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.

 

In other news

Asian markets extend gains

25 minutes ago

Asian markets have rallied for a second straight session, boosted by another strong performance on Wall Street.

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.

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