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Even in the best democracies statisticians are not safe - Pali Lehohla


Fin24 readers enraged after Vodacom 'data theft'

Aug 22 2017 13:38

An overwhelming majority of customers say it is not the first time mobile operator Vodacom has "robbed" them of data.


Energy minister on clean-up mission at department

Aug 22 2017 12:06

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi is on a clean-up mission at the Department of Energy, amid a period of high vacancies and allegations of irregularities.


Strong BHP results boost JSE

Aug 22 2017 13:46

The continuing run in base metal prices and solid results from BHP, one of the five biggest companies on the JSE, have given resources a push and lifted the rest of the market.


Here’s how to get your Vodacom data back

Aug 22 2017 15:39

Network provider Vodacom has made good on its promise to reimburse customers after a data depletion error, but not everyone has been refunded.


Eskom IPP signing date to be revealed this month - minister

Aug 22 2017 11:22

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi says the date for the signing of Eskom’s power purchase agreements relating to the renewable energy IPPs will be announced by the end of August.


Analysis & Opinion


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Innovation on the final frontier: mining asteroids in space

Technological advances and courageous innovation are set to unlock the...


BOOK REVIEW: Behind the Uber success story

Ace book reviewer Ian Mann debunks some myths about the popular ehailing...


The spectre of Marikana still looms large

Five years after the bloody Marikana massacre, calls for justice for not...


Trapped in a democracy we fought for

Our democracy is being undermined from within by the very people who were...

In other news

Home prices in US rises 6.6% in the second quarter

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Home prices in the US have increased 6.6% in the second quarter from a year earlier as buyers competed for a shrinking supply of listings.

Launch pad offers big prizes for tech start-ups

Aug 22 2017 14:57

Digital startups are invited to enter Demo Africa, a launch pad for emerging technologies which will provide 30 selected startups mentorship and tools worth more than R3.3m each.

UK asks EU to leave legal relationships untouched by Brexit

Aug 22 2017 14:22

The UK wants to keep London at the centre of European commercial legal disputes after Brexit. Except, without the European Court of Justice.

Bots come to the rescue as workers shun nursing homes

Aug 22 2017 13:05

Faced with the worst labour shortage in decades, Japanese service companies are finally turning to labour-saving technology.

Dollar buoyed by positioning for possible Jackson Hole rebound

Aug 22 2017 12:08

The dollar has risen against most Group-of-10 peers as fresh long exposure was added before the Federal Reserve’s annual economic symposium.

Pound slips as uncertainties about post-Brexit trade linger

Aug 22 2017 11:43

The pound has declined the most in a week against the dollar amid lingering uncertainties about how long it will take for the UK to forge post-Brexit trade agreements.

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Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
SHP Shoprite Holdings LimitedR214.75R13.756.84%
TRU Truworths International L...R83.90R3.904.88%
IPL Imperial Holdings LimitedR197.02R8.534.53%
ITE Italtile LimitedR14.07R0.574.22%
WHL Woolworths Holdings Limit...R67.58R2.624.03%
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LosersPriceChange% Change
ANG Anglogold Ashanti LimitedR121.85R-9.33-7.11%
RES Resilient Reit LimitedR126.67R-5.53-4.18%
IMP Impala Platinum Holdings ...R38.26R-0.94-2.40%
CCO Capital & Counties Proper...R45.14R-1.06-2.29%
GFI Gold Fields LimitedR57.16R-1.09-1.87%
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