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Basa urges protection of property rights in expropriation move

Nov 15 2018 20:56

The Banking Association of South Africa has urged government to protect property rights as Parliament adopted the report recommending the Constitution be amended to allow for expropriation without compensation.


SA economy 'like stuck record' in record 5-year slump - report

Nov 15 2018 18:49

SA's economy has been stuck repeating the same limited movements for a record 59 months, says the latest BankservAfrica Economic Transaction Index report.


Rothschild not in business with Eskom - Radebe

Nov 15 2018 21:28

Eskom is not doing business with the Rothschild Group - where former finance minister Trevor Manuel serves as deputy chair - despite meetings and correspondence between the two, Energy Minister Jeff Radebe has said.


Numsa to challenge court order barring violence in plastics strike

Nov 15 2018 17:28

Numsa vowed on Thursday to challenge a recent decision by the Labour Court to grant a temporary contempt of court order to prevent violence in the strike in the plastics sector.


WATCH: Why is this summit being held on a boat?

Nov 15 2018 15:50

The APEC summit is now underway in Papua New Guinea, but why are attending CEOs and other guests staying on cruise ships?


Marie Antoinette pendant fetches $36 million, shattering estimate

Nov 15 2018 13:43

A pearl and diamond pendant owned by Marie Antoinette before she was beheaded during the French revolution sold for $36m at an auction on Wednesday, shattering its estimated sale price of up to $2m.



‘Massive’ fuel price drop on the cards for December - AA

Nov 15 2018 11:36

The Automobile Association announced on Thursday that, based on current oil prices, SA motorists could expect substantial drops in the prices of petrol and diesel for December.


British PM May on the brink as Tories plot to kill her Brexit deal

Nov 15 2018 06:57

The prime minister’s own team believe that the next few days will be the most perilous she’s encountered since becoming prime minister in the aftermath of the referendum vote to leave the EU in 2016.

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