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#PleaseCallMe inventor wants R10bn payout from Vodacom - readers weigh in

Aug 25 2019 15:54

Please Call me inventor Nkosana Makate has taken Vodacom to court again, saying he deserves more than the R47m he was offered for his idea. But based on a recent Fin24 poll, most readers think that's more than enough.


Sunday Read: 'I am proud I did not get an invitation to the Zondo commission' – CEO

Aug 25 2019 09:30

Siemens Southern and Eastern Africa CEO Sabine Dall'Omo shares details on the international tech giant's role in changing the world for the better, and why more companies should do the same.


Naspers to kick off prospectus for Prosus listing

Aug 25 2019 14:03

Naspers CFO Basil Sgourdos told Fin24 that the internet giant appreciated the 'resounding vote of confidence' from shareholders as an exciting development in the company's history.


Zim's Econet puts media unit up for sale after closure announced

Aug 23 2019 21:09

Econet Wireless of Zimbabwe has put its media unit up for sale after saying earlier this month it would be closed because of a shortage of foreign currency in the country.


Huawei sees a $10bn hit to mobile unit from US curbs

Aug 23 2019 20:34

Huawei expects US export restrictions to reduce annual revenue at its consumer devices business by about $10bn, as the company is banned from buying American components like semiconductors and software.


Local internet-based ventures still critical to Naspers – SA head

Aug 23 2019 19:04

Naspers CEO in South Africa Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa told shareholders at the internet solutions giant’s annual general meeting in Cape Town on Friday that the company had great interest in finding and investing in local internet-based ventures.


UPDATE: Naspers shareholders vote to support separation of Tencent stake

Aug 23 2019 13:30

Naspers shareholders have voted to support a resolution for the proposed spinoff and Amsterdam listing of the company's international technology interests.


'Africa's Amazon' Jumia finds wrongdoing in Nigeria sales force as loss widens

Aug 23 2019 11:26

Jumia Technologies AG has identified improper transactions at the Africa-focused online retailer’s Nigeria business that amounted to as much as 4% of first-quarter sales.


Cell C credit rating cut to D by S&P on missed interest payments

Aug 22 2019 20:37

Cell C has suspended the payments as part of an effort to recapitalise the company and increase liquidity, chief executive officer Douglas Craigie Stevenson has said.

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MultiChoice call centre workers to down tools on Friday

Aug 22 2019 18:20

Workers at MultiChoice call centres across the country will on Friday down tools, in protest over planned job cuts by the pay-TV company.

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