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Wendy Knowler fights for your rights...

Companies should take big role in doing good

“Any system in the world where too many people feel they are not participating or are excluded will ultimately reject itself.”

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Will more of the same result in transformation?

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene’s Medium-term Budget Policy Statement once more confirms the most obvious fact: the ANC government long buried the Freedom ... Read Story

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Uber model spreading its tentacles to finance

The more I use Uber, the more I am convinced of the transformational power of recent technology innovations, especially when it is intelligently combined with b... Read Story

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Readers’ Forum: Time for Zuma to say there is a way out of mess
October 6 2014 at 05:15

Ethel Hazelhurst’s column “Government dithers even as world outlook deteriorates” (Business Report, September 29) is chilling.

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Land reform can transform economy
October 6 2014 at 05:14

We need to gain an understanding of the role of land reform and how we ended up in the situation where the state has to make radical land reform policies.

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‘Hong Kong troublemakers’ demands illegal’
October 5 2014 at 15:25

“These actions brazenly violate the Basic Law and Hong Kong law, violate legal principles, and are doomed not to get their way.”

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The warning flags for US equities are now flying
October 3 2014 at 05:30

At the beginning of this year, investors hoped that the stock market rally, which pushed up the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 index 30 percent in 2013 and 173 percent from its March 2009 low, would continue apa... Read Story
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Changes to how you can plan for your future
October 3 2014 at 05:24

The legislative changes and the retirement reforms proposed by the National Treasury for 2015 are going to have a massive impact on anyone who has begun planning for their retirement.

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Woolies’ Susman missing the point on equity, BEE
October 3 2014 at 05:06

Those living in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones, so the saying goes.

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Airline losses are a luxury taxpayers cannot bear
October 2 2014 at 04:59

The South African government owns two airlines and if you are a taxpayer you are losing money to both of them. In the 2012/2013 financial year, SA Express Airways (SAX) made a loss before tax of R313.9 million.

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‘Perseverance is key lesson of past 50 years’
October 2 2014 at 04:41

Not many organisations live to see their half-centenary and we are indeed grateful to God Almighty whose grace and goodness kept us through the very many turbulent times in the life of our organisation.

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Nuke deal a two-decade debt millstone
October 1 2014 at 15:33

The apparent nuclear power deal with Russia is a slow-motion replay of the arms deal on a far bigger scale, says Mike Wills.

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Apple may take a bite out of payments sector
October 1 2014 at 04:39

Last month Apple unveiled the iPhone 6, together with the Apple Watch.

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