SONA 2016 has set it all up for Pravin Gordhan, it shows just how powerful he may be, says Daniel Silke.
The history of Valentine Day cards gives a glimpse of how technology resulted in job cuts, says Terry Bell.
A number of factors will impede Zuma’s opportunity to have a ‘Lula moment’, says Prof Dirk Kotze.
Renault SA’s profit has jumped 44% in 2015 as new models like the Kadjar sport utility vehicle helped the French car maker gain market share in Europe.
ArcelorMittalSA expects SA to adopt tariffs as a safeguard against cheap imports as the steelmaker posted an annual loss that ballooned 23 times from a year earlier.
Megabrew - ABInbev's $104bn takeover of SABMiller - hasn't even gone through yet, but Carlsberg and Heineken are having to up their game.
Asahi has offered to buy the beer brands for R45.35bn in the Japanese brewer’s biggest-ever acquisition as it seeks to grow sales outside a stagnating local market.
Sappi's first-quarter profit has more than tripled after higher prices for the cotton substitute helped offset the effects of a drought in South Africa on volumes.
P Moeller-Maersk has reported an 84% plunge in 2015 profit after its oil unit was hit by lower energy prices and its container division suffering.
Nigeria's Dangote Cement share has risen sharply after the firm, majority owned by billionaire Aliko Dangote, announced plans to expand.
National Oil Corp in western Libya has warned traders against loading “illicit” cargoes of oil at Hariga port in the eastern part of the country.
Volkswagen AG has pushed back the release its annual results and shareholders’ meeting as the firm determines the financial fallout from the diesel emissions scandal.
ArcelorMittal plans to raise $3bn from investors and sell a $1bn stake in Spanish auto-parts maker Gestamp as the steelmaker looks to ride out an industry slump.
Toyota has raised its profit forecast after surging sales of SUV and Lexus vehicles putting it on track to become the first Japanese company to top ¥3trn in profit.
Mosioua Lekota exposed a real challenge to the young democracy during SONA, says Alec Hogg.
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It’s never too late to start saving, even when economic times are tough.
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Last week, the JSE and the rand reached their highest levels this year.
Royal Dutch Shell has announced an 87% plunge in annual net profits on slumping oil prices.
Halliburton has been given more time by the EU to come up with a package of asset sales that will assuage competition fears over its takeover of rival Baker Hughes.
Government says it hasn’t yet selected the 'lead agent' for its R740m municipal broadband project, despite indications that Telkom could win the deal.
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