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Leadership focus: MMI Holdings business merger a success

MMI Holdings Limited is a large insurance-based financial services group listed on the JSE, with an embedded value of R35.1 billion and a market capitalisation ... Read Story

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Marikana survivors win a victory as charges dropped

However ponderously, the wheels of justice do eventually turn. Whether they grind you to a pulp or help your fortunes along is then a question of which side of ... Read Story

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Responsible lenders will gain from teaching borrowers

The near collapse of African Bank Investments Limited (Abil) provides credence to the maxim that extending credit comes with heavy obligations and responsibilit... Read Story

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Education campaign is required to lift savings
August 5 2014 at 05:38

Improving savings in South Africa is one of the major socio-economic challenges facing us as a society.

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Lonmin’s appointment signals change is coming
August 5 2014 at 05:18

A month after the end of the crippling five-month wage strike in the platinum belt, Lonmin has reshuffled its senior management team to rebuild operational performance.

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Inclusive growth and youth jobs are among challenges that require action
August 5 2014 at 05:11

Euphoria abounds in much of Africa nowadays, and rightly so. Seven of the 10 fastest-growing countries are there.

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Sector-wide wage deals put SMEs on the back foot
August 4 2014 at 05:31

Big business and major unions represent a powerful price-setting cartel.

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Sanctions on Russia may hasten dollar’s demise as universal unit
August 4 2014 at 05:20

Every so often, some executive or politician asks why oh why does the world insist on using US dollars for trading oil or aluminium or coffee or some other chunk of the world that gets mined or grown or manufactured and th... Read Story
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China’s Microsoft probe looks odd
August 3 2014 at 12:29

It’s hard to keep a straight face as China accuses Microsoft of “monopolistic behaviour” and raids its offices in Beijing, Shanghai and elsewhere.

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Eskom’s deficiency in forward thinking makes oil firms rich
August 1 2014 at 05:11

If ever there was a cast-iron argument for a new nuclear power station, it is the news of what it is costing Eskom (and, therefore, all electricity consumers) to meet electricity demand in the Western Cape.

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Time more women executives are hired in sector
August 1 2014 at 05:04

The financial and operational performance of South Africa’s second-biggest gold producer, Sibanye Gold, is beating market expectations since it debuted on the JSE last year.

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Brics intends to upscale value-added goods trade
August 1 2014 at 04:58

Following Brazil’s successful hosting of the sixth Brics summit, it is opportune to reflect on some of the key outcomes from a trade and investment perspective and their significance for South Africa.

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Role of multinational firms in promoting SA skills and job creation
August 1 2014 at 04:56

As heads of state from South Africa and across the continent prepare to participate in the upcoming US-Africa Leaders’ Summit next week in Washington, the importance of partnerships between the two countries is appar... Read Story
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