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Property

Cape Town 19th on Prime Global Cities Index for Q1

May 21 2019 21:54

Cape Town came in 19th place out of 45 cities in the world monitored for Knight Frank's Prime Global Cities Index for the first quarter of 2019.

Industrial

Erik Venter bids Comair farewell

May 21 2019 20:54

The Comair board has announced that CEO Erik Venter has resigned from the company to pursue his own interests.

Travel & Leisure

SA's business events capabilities on display in Frankfurt

May 21 2019 20:43

SA business events, conferencing and meetings products will be on display at one of the world's premier Meetings, Incentives, Conference and Events shows, IMEX Frankfurt.

Travel & Leisure

WATCH: YOLO, FOMO, and the rise of travel as cultural signifier

May 21 2019 21:54

Social media and the YOLO/FOMO culture has given rise to a desire to travel more as a survey in the US and UK found that nearly half of 10 500 respondents say they are now compromising on daily expenses in order to travel more.

Companies

Lucid launches new Home* Suite Hotels in SA

May 21 2019 20:23

Lucid Ventures, the R350m Cape Town based hotel fund, has announced the launch of a new boutique hotel brand Home* Suite Hotels into the South African market.

ICT

WATCH: Londoners react to Google cutting ties with Huawei

May 21 2019 20:01

Londoners react to the announcement that Google, whose Android mobile operating system powers most of the world's smartphones, said it was beginning to cut ties with China's Huawei.

ICT

Huawei considers rivals to Google's Android after US ban

May 21 2019 19:49

Huawei says it’s working on its own operating system for its mobile handsets and will consider rivals to Google’s Android, after the US blacklisted the company, threatening its partnerships with chip, component and software suppliers.

Agribusiness

WATCH: US garlic farmers cheer trade war escalation

May 21 2019 19:42

Most US farmers are criticising the escalation of President Donald Trump's trade war with China, but not California garlic farmers, who battled cheaper Chinese garlic imports for decades and say they have benefited from the duties.

Industrial

Boeing Max may be grounded in Indonesia beyond this year

May 21 2019 19:26

Indonesia has signalled it may ground Boeing's 737 Max until next year, underscoring the challenges faced by the US plane maker as it races to get its fastest-selling jet back in the air after two fatal crashes.

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Industrial

WATCH: Toyota tries to strike delicate balance in US-China trade war

May 21 2019 19:21

Toyota last month announced two deals in China that were small in size but large in strategic planning, as internal documents seen by Reuters show the automaker made careful strategic moves to keep the US on side in the midst of trade tensions.

Agribusiness

Monsanto kept 'watch lists' in seven countries

May 21 2019 19:12

Bayer says US seeds and pesticides maker Monsanto kept lists of key pro- or anti-pesticides figures in at least seven EU countries.

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