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Industrial

We have proof SAA boss lied - DA

Jan 26 2015 13:17

The DA claims it has "confidential documents" showing acting SAA boss Nico Bezuidenhout lied about his qualifications.

Tech

Vodacom plans connecting 150 000 homes to fibre

Jan 26 2015 13:53

South Africa’s biggest mobile phone network plans to connect 250 000 homes and businesses to fibre broadband over the next three years.

Industrial

PPC sees second-half earnings drop

Jan 26 2015 14:09

PPC is expecting its second-half earnings to slip as much as 45% due to rising finance costs which are sending shares falling.

Equities

JSE makes modest gains

Jan 26 2015 14:05

Major industrial shares and dual-listed shares with big market capitalisations have edged higher on the JSE, pulling the market modestly higher.

Economy

Eskom implementing stage 1 load shedding

Jan 26 2015 11:16

The power system is severely constrained due to unforeseen technical problems at power stations and as a result Eskom has had to go into stage 1 load shedding.

Economy

Euro set to drop on ECB stimulus - experts

Jan 26 2015 13:41

The European Central Bank's decision to buy bonds worth €60bn per month will likely push the euro down to parity with the dollar or even below, predict analysts.

Mining

Soft diamond market impacts Petra Diamonds

Jan 26 2015 11:06

Petra Diamonds expects full-year results below analysts' average forecast, citing softness in the diamond market.

Economy

Don't get your hopes up on oil price drop

Jan 26 2015 10:58

The finance minister will probably use the low oil price as one reason to foist some R15bn of additional taxes on us on next month’s budget day, says Edward West.

 

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German business confidence rises

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German business confidence has risen for the third consecutive month as oil prices, the slumping euro and the ECB's stimulus plan boosted the mood in boardrooms.

Greek govt 'must stick to reform path'

51 minutes ago

Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann says Greece will continue to need aid and will only get this by sticking to agreements.

South Sudan finds hope in honey

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A harvest of honey from the equatorial forests of South Sudan will help its struggling poor and improve the nation's crop yields, say those involved.

Greek vote fails to derail ECB share rally

Jan 26 2015 13:16

Greek stocks have fallen in volatile trade after anti-austerity party Syriza swept to victory, while European equities kept rising on the ECB's bond-buying plan.

Libya oil production down - rival minister

Jan 26 2015 12:20

Oil output from Libya, where ports and oilfields have been shut due to fighting, has fallen to 363 000 barrels a day with exports at about 200 000.

Plans to halt Ebola thwarted - WHO

Jan 26 2015 12:30

Halting the spread of Ebola in West Africa will depend on mobilising funds and aid workers before the rainy season hits, warns the World Health Organisation.

Imperial Tobacco launches caffeine mouth strips

Jan 26 2015 12:00

Imperial Tobacco Group is moving into caffeine as more people kick the deadly smoking habit, launching a melt-in-your-mouth strip designed to give an energy boost.

Nampak gets share acquisition notice

Jan 26 2015 11:30

Nampak receives a formal notification of acquisition of an interest in the ordinary shares of the company.

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Jan 15 2015 17:23

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