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Montblanc takes on Apple

By the end of the decade, smartwatches from Apple and others might elicit guffaws rather than envy.

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Investors eye Pfizer mega-deal

Pfizer built itself into a $212 billion (R2.5 trillion) behemoth by spending more money on acquisitions than any other drugmaker.

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SA forex probe suspects cartel

The Competition Commission announced on Tuesday that it was investigating 11 companies for allegedly colluding to fix the price of the rand when carrying out co... Read Story

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Business support: Metrofile chief to retire in 2016
May 20 2015 at 05:18

Metrofile chief executive Graham Wackrill yesterday announced he would be retiring end of March 2016.

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Property: Accelerate deal worth R850m
May 20 2015 at 05:17

Accelerate Property Fund has agreed to acquire the property holding companies for six properties currently tenanted by accountancy and auditing firm KPMG in various centres in South Africa in a deal worth R850 million.

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BHP Billiton: ‘Inquiry will drive away investors’
May 20 2015 at 05:15

A proposed Australian Senate inquiry into the economic impact of a slump in the price of iron ore could damage the country’s economy and drive Asian customers to shift investment to Brazil, BHP Billiton chief executi... Read Story
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Automotive: New chief for Renault SA
May 20 2015 at 05:14

Imperial Holdings has appointed Nicholas de Canha the chief executive of Renault South Africa effective from November 1 this year.

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South32: BHP spin-off continues to trade well
May 20 2015 at 05:11

South32 advanced on its second day of trade as brokers, including RBC Capital Markets and Macquarie Group, initiated coverage of the BHP Billiton spin-off with outperform recommendations.

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Oceana buys stake in US Daybrook Fisheries
May 20 2015 at 05:05

Oceana Group, the country’s largest fishing company, will add American flavour to its plate following an announcement yesterday of its proposed R4.58 billion acquisition of Louisiana, US-based Daybrook Fisheries.

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Reunert: Nashua Mobile sale helps lift earnings
May 20 2015 at 05:03

Electronics and electrical group Reunert posted an 11 percent rise in first-half headline earnings per share on growth in operating profit and income from the sale of its Nashua Mobile unit.

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PPC hunts for new African projects
May 20 2015 at 04:55

The business development team of PPC is working “flat out” to identify further projects for the listed cement and lime producer’s African expansion strategy.

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SA nuclear build set to begin in July
May 20 2015 at 04:53

South Africa would start the process to procure a nuclear fleet to generate 9 600 megawatts of power from July, the energy minister said.

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AEEI ups stake in Saab for R120m
May 20 2015 at 04:49

Sekunjalo Holdings subsidiary African Equity Empowerment Investments has upped its stake in Swedish civil and defence company Saab Grintek Defence.

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