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Independent Media: We didn't deliberately inflate circulation figures

Jul 19 2019 05:00

The Audit Bureau of Circulations of South Africa has amended its report on newspaper circulations for the period between Q1 2017 to Q2 2018 to accurately reflect Independent Media's circulation figures. Fin24 unpacks why its important these figures are accurate.


Platinum giants eye Sibanye's gold mining deal as wage yardstick

Jul 19 2019 08:11

Following a five-month strike that was eventually declared illegal, Sibanye agreed to increase the pay of workers at its three gold mines by 5.5%.


SA has its work cut out to save mining - IRR

Jul 19 2019 06:00

An excerpt from the think tank’s report argues that the recovery of the mining industry is possible, but that the industry needs “significant reforms” to achieve this.


Analysis & Opinion


SA's state-owned companies: a complex history seldom told

The problems of South Africa’s state owned enterprises are in the headlines...


Ferial Haffajee: Sticking it to Peter Moyo won’t make the questions go away

Old Mutual has presented Moyo as cocky and self-important, but experience...


IAN MANN REVIEWS: What nobody will tell you about starting a business

Pithy success stories are missing the really important part: the messy...


3 ways for small businesses to become savvy digital nomads

ravelling for business sounds glamorous, but it presents plenty of challenges...


Just how well armed is SA's financial services sector against cybercrime?

Cybercrime is a growing threat, and the financial services sector is among...

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WATCH: China's growth slows to near three decade low

Jul 18 2019 20:50

China's economic growth has slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting US trade pressure.

Stock markets weaker, pound under pressure

Jul 17 2019 18:54

Global stock markets have turned weaker after recent record gains in the US while growing concerns about a no-deal Brexit kept the pound under pressure.

Ryanair slashes growth outlook on Boeing crisis

Jul 17 2019 15:32

Ryanair has slashed its growth outlook and said it would temporarily shut bases as crisis-hit Boeing pushes back plane delivery owing to fatal crashes that grounded its 737 MAX jets.

WATCH: Can Greece become EU's 'most business-friendly' country?

Jul 16 2019 16:31

In an exclusive interview with Euronews, Greece's new Minister for Growth and Investments, Adonis, Georgiadis, detailed some of the measures the government will take to turn the country into "the most business-friendly country of the European Union"

US stocks edge down from records

Jul 16 2019 16:30

Wall Street stocks have edged down from records following mixed banking earnings and worrisome manufacturing data contrasted with strong US retail sales.

Hong Kong stocks finish with gains

Jul 16 2019 15:11

Hong Kong stocks have ended higher in quiet trade as investors took a step back after recent gains, while looking ahead to the start of corporate earnings season.



Property: Poised for an upturn or still a hard sell?

Jul 18 2019 12:44

After years of booming success, South Africa’s property sector has been hard hit over the last 18 months. Some, however, believe that the sector is now showing signs of a recovery - both in listed property ?and the residential market. But is it?

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