2020-03-31 10:55 The advantage of permanent capital As the global investor panic routed markets, those not beholden to investor flows should refocus on the long term.
2020-03-30 17:52 Powering through Covid-19 As South Africa prepares for the inevitable economic fallout of a 21-day lockdown, David McKay takes a look at how the mining industry will cope with this drastic measure.
2020-03-27 17:49 Quiz #233: 30 March-4 May Test your general knowledge with your latest quiz, which appears in the 2 April edition of 'finweek'.
2020-03-26 11:18 Winners in the rout As market volatility continues, certain local and global defensive stocks are starting to pose attractive valuations.
2020-03-26 10:34 Stronger tomorrow than today Schalk Louw points out those fiscal and monetary measures that will likely soften the blow to South African consumers as the country navigates the current crisis.

The carnage of corona 2020-03-26 10:21 As South Africa enters a three-week lockdown to curb the spread of Covid-19, government and the private sector are braced for the crippling consequences it will have on our already weak economy. ...
Namibian government’s sneaky trick to tap local retirement funds 2020-03-20 17:05 The Namibian government changed the requirement for domestic investments for the country’s pension fund industry. This forced pensioners’ money into government bonds to fund the budget gap.
Battling Bacchus and human behaviour 2020-03-17 10:07 In an effort to combat students’ binge drinking, Stellenbosch University has banned alcohol within student residences, but this policy could have unintended consequences.
Women in mines key to driving earnings 2020-03-17 09:56 SA’s resource companies are determined to increase the number of women working for and supplying them. It’s not only an important societal issue – it makes good business sense.
The power of retained earnings 2020-03-17 09:49 In his annual letter to shareholders, Warren Buffett mentions how undistributed profits can boost a company in the long term. Simon Brown engages with this notion.

Coronavirus | Discovery and Vodacom roll out free screening

Apr 01 2020 15:39

As government started rolling out mass testing for the novel coronavirus in the country on Tuesday, Discovery and Vodacom joined in on the efforts to get people tested on Wednesday, announcing that they will be funding virtual doctor’s consultations and facilitating referrals to laboratories where needed.

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