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INSIDE LABOUR: Democratic lessons to be learned

Mar 23 2019 10:48

As SA coasts uncomfortably towards the May 8 election, it is time to take stock of where we are and where we may be going, writes Terry Bell.


Quit bad financial decision-making that's holding you back

Mar 23 2019 09:00

Most of us have accepted the narrative that making the right choices when it comes to our finances is beyond our capacity and reach. It isn't, says Zizipho Zungu.


Obesity is Africa's healthcare crisis, too

Mar 23 2019 07:30

A recent study showed the economic impact of obesity in South Africa is $48.8 bn per year, with non-communicable diseases on the rise, says Kasumi Iwase.


The unsafe web: How Facebook failed to stop the NZ massacre livestream

Mar 22 2019 17:00

The horrible murder of 50 people a week to the day in New Zealand was live streamed on Facebook. Over 1.5 million videos of the event were removed. This as Facebook's own artificial intelligence was incapable of detecting the stream.


How to bounce back from a bad financial record - especially if you run your own business

Mar 21 2019 08:00

Gary Palmer, CEO of Paragon Lending Solutions offer eight tips on how to bounce back, even if you have a chequered financial past.


Steinhoff, Bosasa et al: When bad business is bad for business

Mar 21 2019 07:00

If doing bad business is bad for business, think what a dose of good business ethics can do for the economy in the wake of a slew of corporate scandals, says Anton Ressel.


Here’s how airplane crash investigations work, according to an aviation safety expert

Mar 21 2019 09:02

The fatal crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 has resulted in the worldwide grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft. Here's how crash investigations should work, says Daniel Kwasi Adjekum.


SA could hold the key to an energy game changer

Mar 20 2019 06:30

SA holds two-thirds of the power generation capacity in sub-Saharan Africa and it has abundant resources – including a key component required for a potential game changer in Africa's energy landscape. But it needs to align its focus with what investors want, says Bhavtik Vallabhjee.



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