All data is delayed
See More

Glaxo's earnings beat analysts' estimates

Jul 27 2016 15:37

GlaxoSmithKline has reported second-quarter earnings that beat analysts’ estimates and raised its forecast for the year as sales of new products doubled.


Discovery launches wellness programme in Japan

Jul 22 2016 09:52

Discovery is set to launch its behaviour programme, which rewards health and life insurance clients for healthy lifestyle choices and track their fitness, in Japan.


Aspen expands in China as it targets global growth

Jul 20 2016 09:11

Aspen Pharmacare Holdings is planning to increase its Chinese presence as Africa’s biggest maker of generic drugs ramps up distribution of its low-cost pharmaceuticals.


Regulators probe possible insider trading at Discovery

Jul 13 2016 18:18

Regulators are investigating possible insider trading at Discovery after shares fell sharply the day before a downbeat trading update in February, says the insurer.


Ascendis expands with R7.3bn euro buys

Jul 12 2016 15:38

Ascendis Health is continuing its international growth strategy with the acquisition of two major European health and care businesses for a total of R7.3bn.


Drug companies in the spotlight over high costs

Jul 04 2016 15:48

With the introduction of new treatments for cancer, hepatitis C, and high cholesterol that cost a fortune, the cost of medicine has spurred a major debate.


Cancer drugs in US are headed for price cuts - VIDEO

Jul 04 2016 13:54

This could be the most exciting time in cancer-research history as previously deadly diseases may be survivable for some patients. But there’s a cost.


NHI not designed to destroy private healthcare, says Motsoaledi

Jun 28 2016 13:04

The pursuit of a National Health Insurance is not intended to destroy the private healthcare sector but to allow more South Africans access to quality care, says Minister Aaron Motsoaledi.


How SA consumers rate medical aids

Jun 23 2016 07:05

The health insurance industry is seeing a change in the leading brand for the first time in three years, according to the South African Customer Satisfaction Index.


Netcare’s Clicks pharmacy deal mired in anger, confusion

Jun 10 2016 06:00

Netcare is taking flak from independent pharmacists and a trade union after announcing plans for a long-term outsourcing deal with Clicks.



Aspen to buy AstraZeneca anaesthetics for R7.7bn

Jun 09 2016 10:59

Aspen Pharmacare says it will buy an anaesthetics portfolio from AstraZeneca of the UK, the first acquisition by the drugmaker since securing funds.


Clicks assumes control of Netcare’s Medicross pharmacies

Jun 09 2016 08:36

Clicks will be assuming control of all Medicross pharmacies and the front shops of the Netcare Hospital division.

We're talking about:


Saving can make a lot of things possible, but we all know how hard it is to save. This special Savings Issue will help you get focused.

Money Clinic

Money Clinic
Do you have a question about your finances? We'll get an expert opinion.
Click here...

Voting Booth

Would you vote for a woman president to lead SA?

Previous results · Suggest a vote