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Budding entrepreneur puts his faith in amazing moringa

Imagine a tree that grows in poor soil, resists drought, light frost, produces edible oil that converts to diesel, whose leaves and seedpods are tasty, high in ... Read Story

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Power utility still thinks we believe in Santa Claus

Eskom’s incompetent management has shown its petticoats yet again and the legs on show are far from pretty.

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Marcus leaves credible legacy and a stable of able successors

Wisdom is the ability to foresee the results of your actions – not just immediate outcomes but the long-term, often unintended, consequences of your decis... Read Story

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Protectionism motivated by self-interest can backfire
August 25 2014 at 05:34

Trade deals are based on the concept of give and take – a reality that protectionists try to ignore.

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Readers’ Forum: Greedy African Bank chief is to blame for failure
August 25 2014 at 05:23

The recent demise of African Bank can solely be blamed on the former chief executive of the bank, Leon Kirkinis.

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Letter: Zuma must pay for empty promises
August 25 2014 at 05:22

I wish to respond to an article in Business Report (“Modi seeks input on less centralised growth plan”, August 20).

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Apple-Google rivalry moves to firms
August 24 2014 at 21:24

While the technology giants have long had offerings for businesses, they are now broadening their product line-ups and more aggressively marketing them to companies.

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Obama done little for African Americans
August 24 2014 at 21:53

At best, Barack Obama’s election in 2008 can only be considered an interim point in a healing process that must continue.

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Tokyo shouldn’t be central
August 24 2014 at 21:38

Japan is betting on getting help from Las Vegas to boost tourism, jobs and tax revenue.

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US must see us as partner, not beggar
August 22 2014 at 04:59

US-Africa summit reflected progress but also showed how much remains to be done.

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Markets show Putin’s threats are empty
August 22 2014 at 05:37

I can certainly understand Russian President Vladimir Putin’s frustration. I am sure he expected world financial markets to swoon in panic – and gold and other safe haven investments to sky-rocket – after... Read Story
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Marikana survivors win a victory as charges dropped
August 21 2014 at 04:58

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 the fence you sit on.

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Leadership focus: MMI Holdings business merger a success
August 21 2014 at 04:54

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 of R36bn.

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