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Cost cuts lift Pick n Pay full-year profit

Apr 21 2015 08:38

Pick n Pay has posted a 28% rise in full-year profit, helping grow dividend payouts for the first time in four years as cost cuts offset slack consumer spending.


Bain in talks with Edcon funders

Apr 20 2015 20:16

Bain Capital, the US private equity firm that owns Edcon, is in talks with the retailer’s biggest funders to refinance debt.


MultiChoice rejects Caxton’s allegations over SABC deal

Apr 20 2015 17:43

Pay-tv provider MultiChoice has rejected several allegations from publishing company Caxton regarding a deal with the South African Broadcasting Corporation.

Travel & Leisure

Tourism business performance steady for 2015

Apr 20 2015 17:56

Business performance in the travel and tourism industry has remained steady in the first three months of 2015, according to the Tourism Business Council of SA.

Travel & Leisure

AirAsia plans $300m IPO for Indonesia unit

Apr 20 2015 16:00

Budget carrier AirAsia is planning an initial public offering for its Indonesian affiliate around the middle of next year and hopes to raise $300m.

Financial Services

UK bank tax jump threatens HSBC, StanChart move

Apr 20 2015 15:00

HSBC and StanChart based in London are looking for a new home in Asia as a big jump in a tax on UK banks makes staying in Britain increasingly painful.


Sapref shutdown brought forward after worker dies

Apr 20 2015 14:15

A planned shutdown at the Sapref plant co-owned by Shell and BP, will be brought forward to this week after a worker died in hospital following a flash fire.


Adcorp seeks Africa expansion with R280m deal

Apr 20 2015 14:10

JSE-listed Adcorp has announced its acquisition of specialist oil and gas workforce recruiter, Dare, for an estimated R280m as it seeks to expand into Africa.


Gama appointed acting CEO of Transnet

Apr 20 2015 13:40

Transnet has appointed Siyabonga Gama as the acting CEO of the ports and rail utility after Brian Molefe was seconded to head Eskom, which is struggling to meet demand.

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More firms repatriating SA staff on xenophobic attacks

Apr 20 2015 12:33

Kenmare Resources has joined the list of firms repatriating South Africans working in Mozambique and elsewhere in Africa for their safety after xenophobic attacks back home.


Justice, NPA’s R1.5m on New Age shows 'cost control'

Apr 20 2015 11:30

The justice minister says his department has spent R1.5m on advertising in The New Age, taking total spend by six government departments to R8.2m.

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