True grit is a reliable predictor of who will achieve success in life, says Ian Mann.
The system sucks and it’s being used far too often as an excuse, says Mandi Smallhorne.
Zupta defenders are playing cat and mouse with ratings agencies, says Solly Moeng.
Most major indices on the local market have moved higher again, despite various factors which should have forced share prices lower.
The JSE has been moderately lower as the strong dollar continued to put pressure on commodity prices, with the resources sector the big loser.
Major indices on the JSE have rallied strongly after the previous session's sell-off, sparked by indications that US interest rates could be raised sooner than expected.
Indications that a US interest rate hike is closer than most had expected caused havoc on global markets and the JSE, with resources and gold shares the biggest losers.
The JSE has responded positively to good results from SABMiller, remaining in positive territory in mid-morning trade as the weaker rand boosted the Industrial index.
The local market has been supported by the global recovery, but profit-taking as well as concerns about the sustainability of the commodities rally put a damper on the JSE.
Internet micro-blogging tool Twitter will move to relax certain conditions regarding its 140 character limit, the company said in a blog post on Tuesday.
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