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Economy

W Cape eyes 100 000 jobs with new tourism plan

Sep 01 2015 16:03

A new tourism growth strategy aims to create 100 000 jobs in the Western Cape, says provincial Minister of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde.

Economy

Crucial nuclear power deal issue cleared

Sep 01 2015 15:19

The agreements that SA signed with five countries in preparation for its nuclear energy procurement programme are not financially binding, a committee has heard.

Retail

Mr Price declines on 'poor fashion calls'

Sep 01 2015 15:51

Mr Price Group shares have fallen the most in almost three years as the clothing and household-goods retailer says low levels of consumer confidence curbed sales.

Investment Holdings

Gaming cushions GPI's gamble on food

Sep 01 2015 14:13

Grand Parade Investments has posted an increase to 10.53 cents in headline earnings per share from 3.17c, with the bulk coming from the gaming division.

BizNews

Bruggemans: No Zuma, real story lies overseas

Sep 01 2015 13:35

Cees Bruggemans questions President Jacob Zuma's claims that the responsibility of a failing government is now at the hands of the private sector.

Equities

JSE tracks nervous world markets lower

Sep 01 2015 14:24

Weak data from China has sent world markets in a downward spiral again and the JSE lost about 1.5% in morning trade.

Economy

Zim, Zambia economies trip on water shortage

Sep 01 2015 12:37

Low water levels at Kariba dam will further worsen power generating capacity in Zimbabwe and Zambia, with rising power deficits set to hobble economic activity.

Economy

Ramaphosa to shed light on Eskom, SAA plans

Sep 01 2015 12:09

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is to update parliament on strategies to make key parastatals such as South African Airways and Eskom more efficient.

 

In other news

China, eurozone weaken despite world awash with cash

Sep 01 2015 15:00

China's manufacturing industry has contracted while Britain and eurozone growth eased in August, rattling markets and reinforcing expectations interest rates may fall again.

Oil market slips on China data

Sep 01 2015 14:45

World oil prices have fallen, surrendering some of the previous day's gains as data showed shrinking manufacturing activity in top energy consumer China.

World markets extend losses as China falters

Sep 01 2015 14:33

Global stock markets have plunged further as more gloomy evidence emerged of China's economic slowdown, leading to heavy sell-offs in Asia and Europe.

Stocks slide as global growth angst deepens

Sep 01 2015 12:45

Stocks have fallen around the world and the yen gained with gold as the slowdown in China showed no sign of abating.

Weak China data point to economic slowdown

Sep 01 2015 12:30

Activity in China's factory sector has shrunk at its fastest rate in at least three years as domestic and export orders tumbled, increasing investors' fears.

Volatile Rand may affect cruise fares, warns MSC

Sep 01 2015 09:40

Prospective South African cruisers have been warned to pay any outstanding fees or face a possible fare increase due to the weak Rand.

China new home prices rise in August

Sep 01 2015 09:15

New house prices in China have risen in August from a year ago for the first time in 11 months, as government monetary easing policies boosted demand.

Dollar weakens further in Asia

Sep 01 2015 08:41

The dollar has lost ground in line with a fall in Asian shares, as concerns about the global economy clouded the outlook for a US Fed Reserve rate hike.

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Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
SGL Sibanye Gold LimitedR15.91R0.714.67%
ANG Anglogold Ashanti LimitedR111.07R4.284.01%
RCL Rcl Foods LimitedR15.99R0.543.50%
PWK Pick N Pay Holdings Limit...R28.23R0.873.18%
DST Distell Group LimitedR171.60R4.002.39%
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
LosersPriceChange% Change
MPC Mr Price Group LimitedR213.35R-25.29-10.60%
GLN Glencore PlcR28.02R-2.68-8.73%
NPN Naspers LimitedR1603.34R-115.66-6.73%
BAT Brait SeR137.09R-8.09-5.57%
IPL Imperial Holdings LimitedR174.22R-10.28-5.57%
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Savings

Challenges of the sandwich generation

Aug 03 2015 07:49

Not saving for your children’s education because you’re also supporting aged parents will result in an uneducated generation which is less able to find work, warns an expert.

Entrepreneurs

Mind over matter

Sep 01 2015 06:45

Having a strong, positive perspective about a desired goal can help business owners stay on course and ultimately achieve their dream, says a business coach.

 

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