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    Business Unity SA says another recession may be on the horizon after the economy again contracted.

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    State capture is meant to be over, but we aren't free if its beneficiaries go unpunished.

  • Going Up, Going Down

    Petrol will rise by 22 c/l for December, while diesel will fall by between 15 and 16 cents.


UN: Zim needs US$293m for emergency food supplies as hunger worsens

Dec 03 2019 21:02

The United Nations, through its World Food Programme, plans to more than double the number of people it is feeding in Zimbabwe to 4.1 million by January 2020, it said on Tuesday.


WATCH: Man City stake sale values soccer club at $4.8bn

Nov 27 2019 15:49

US private equity firm Silver Lake is buying a stake of just over 10% in Manchester City for $500m, valuing the English club at $4.8bn.


UAE ready to take relations with SA to next level - Dubai Chamber president

Nov 26 2019 17:59

There is a strengthening of relations between South Africa and the UAE to take cultural and economic ties to the next level, says the CEO of the Dubai Chamber.


WATCH: Trump considers Apple exemption from China tariffs

Nov 21 2019 13:46

After touring a plant that assembles Apple computers, President Trump said he was considering whether to exempt the tech giant from tariffs on imports from China.


For Apple and Disney+, getting people to sign up is not the hard part

Nov 19 2019 08:44

Disney sold a $7-a-month service using a colossal back catalog of content and a single episode of a new buzzy series based on a well-known franchise, Star Wars.


Greece speeds up 'Golden Visa' scheme for Chinese investors

Nov 10 2019 15:12

Chinese investor Jiang Rungong, who moved to Greece three years ago, says he and his family could not be happier in their new home on the Athens coast.



WATCH: China, US agree to roll back tariffs

Nov 08 2019 15:55

China and the US have agreed to roll back tariffs if a broader 'phase one' trade deal is agreed, but Reuters sources say the plan faces fierce opposition from some in the White House.

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