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    Parastatal leaders have lost focus of what they're supposed to do, says Nonkululeko Gobodo.

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Cell C launches LTE in the Western Cape

Nov 25 2015 11:05

South Africa’s third largest mobile network will launch its LTE service in the Western Cape on December 1.


Gag order: SAA says did not mislead parliament

Nov 25 2015 10:30

SAA says it refutes "any reports that purport to portray a picture that is inconsistent with what was presented to parliament”, as it gets an urgent interdict against media.


VIDEO: The billion-dollar Star Wars boon in toys

Nov 25 2015 09:42

After Star Wars Episode III hit theatres in 2005, its toy sales jumped 385% from 2004. Backed by Disney, the newest film is poised to knock toy sales out of this galaxy.


Rand steadies amid looming US rate hike risk

Nov 25 2015 10:09

The rand has been largely unchanged against the dollar but analysts say the short-term prognosis is for the currency to weaken as US interest rates look set to rise.

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Nov 24 2015 08:40

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Hilton hotels hit by cyber attack

Nov 25 2015 08:52

US hotel chain Hilton has revealed that hackers infected some of its point-of-sale computer systems with malware crafted to steal credit card information.


SA retail stores gear up for Black Friday mayhem

Nov 25 2015 07:53

Traditional retailers and online stores are gearing up for a Black Friday rush, which is likely to give some SA retail outlets a pre-Christmas boost.


SA invests R1bn a day in infrastructure - Patel

Nov 25 2015 06:51

Economic Development minister also tells Cosatu that government will use instruments such as tariff hikes to protect jobs in sectors threatened by imports.


In other news

China’s economic indicators flash a warning

16 minutes ago

China’s economy is still showing a muted response to waves of monetary and fiscal easing as of the half-way mark for the last quarter of the year.

Asia stocks stumble on geopolitical tensions

43 minutes ago

Asian stocks have been on edge as geopolitical tensions flared after Turkey downed a Russian fighter jet, while crude oil prices extended gains.

European stock markets rebound at open

Nov 25 2015 10:50

Europe's main stock markets have risen at the start of trading, rebounding slightly from hefty losses the previous day.

Chinese stocks rise to two-week high

Nov 25 2015 09:26

Chinese stocks have risen to a two-week high as volatility slumped amid growing investor confidence state intervention has stabilized equities.

Asia airlines hit as Turkey jet strike sparks geopolitical fear

Nov 25 2015 07:42

Asian markets have retreated, with airlines taking a hit as dealers fret over increased geopolitical tensions following the downing of a Russian jet by Turkey.

Dollar falls on weak US consumer confidence data

Nov 25 2015 07:39

The dollar has lost ground to most other major currencies, pressured by Turkey's downing of a Russian jet fighter and a drop in US consumer confidence.

Oil prices down on diplomatic efforts to ease Middle East tensions

Nov 25 2015 07:37

Oil prices have fallen in Asia as diplomats tried to ease geopolitical tensions sparked by Turkey's shooting down of a Russian fighter jet on the Syrian border.

US stocks fall after Russian war plane shot down

Nov 24 2015 19:12

US stocks have slipped in early trade, joining European markets in retreating following news that Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet on the Syrian border.

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Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
PPC Ppc LimitedR16.98R0.392.35%
AMS Anglo American Plat Limit...R202.76R4.642.34%
SGL Sibanye Gold LimitedR18.63R0.382.08%
ITU Intu Properties PlcR68.46R1.301.94%
RDF Redefine Properties Limit...R10.68R0.191.81%
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
LosersPriceChange% Change
AGL Anglo American PlcR90.14R-5.32-5.57%
EOH Eoh Holdings LimitedR150.80R-3.62-2.34%
ATT Attacq LimitedR20.76R-0.49-2.31%
NHM Northam Platinum LimitedR24.19R-0.56-2.26%
KAP Kap Industrial Holdings L...R7.01R-0.16-2.23%
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US moves toward mandatory drone registration

Nov 25 2015 10:38

Owners of drones weighing 250g or more should provide authorities with their name and address and put an ID number on the aircraft, experts hired by the US government have recommended.

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