It has been a grave mistake to defy both Russia and France, says Leopold Scholtz.
No political figure seems to have the guts to speak out against Dudu Myeni, says Solly Moeng.
Ian Mann takes a look at the war between digital music and the compact disc.
Six trade unions have threatened to flex their muscles in the Public Investment Corporation if Woolworths does not end its trade with Israel.
A probe by the National Consumer Commission among retailers looking at labelling and trade description issues has made some alarming findings, says an official.
After Star Wars Episode III hit theatres in 2005, its toy sales jumped 385% from 2004. Backed by Disney, the newest film is poised to knock toy sales out of this galaxy.
Traditional retailers and online stores are gearing up for a Black Friday rush, which is likely to give some SA retail outlets a pre-Christmas boost.
Urbanisation is the top trend driving retail in South Africa at the moment, according to Gavin Tagg, managing director of Retail Network Services.
Edcon Holdings is in talks to refinance debt as the company seeks to increase cash flow and to focus on attracting more customers to its stores.
SA's biggest listed clothes retailer Mr Price has reported a 16.6% rise in half-year profit as cash-strapped consumers flock to its no-frills stores.
Walmart has topped profit estimates and increased the low end of its annual forecast, a sign the retailer is making progress reining in costs.
After two years of negotiations, Famous Brands has signed an agreement with French bakery-café chain PAUL to become its SA licensed partner for a ten-year period.
Aliko Dangote and three other directors have resigned from the board of Dangote Flour Mills as majority owner Tiger Brands cut funding support to the company.
Organisers of France's most celebrated charity wine auction say a portion of record proceeds of €480 000 will go to the victims of the Paris attacks and their families.
A closer look at three firms that offer value despite the market trading at all-time highs.
An economist questions Sarb's theory of using inflation targeting as the measure for rate hikes.
Your credit rating can determine the cost of your debt.
Data shows SA has narrowly shunned recession, but many say it's still inevitable.
Annual reports have become a marketing tool for many JSE-listed firms, says Alec Hogg
Before developing an investment strategy, you need to determine your risk tolerance.
A user wants to know which is the best investment option between ETFs vs unit trusts.
Sage International CEO Ivan Epstein believes SMEs are vital to SA’s economy.
Tiger Brands has cut off funding to its Nigerian unit as it has launched a review of its investment in the loss-making pasta and flour maker, it has announced.
The Foschini Group’s (TFG’s) newly acquired UK fashion brand Phase Eight, which is not available in South Africa, has surpassed the group’s expectations in the first half-year results.
International advertising agency network M&C Saatchi has acquired local digital agency Creative Spark.
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