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 2020-07-04 15:18 

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America's declaration of indignation is a deluge of grievances...

Just a small part of the small preamble of the Declaration of Independence is what inspires; it's downhill from there, writes Francis Wilkinson...

 2020-07-04 04:14 

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Campaign needed to get US 'anti-Covids' to see the light...

Why are so many Americans refusing to take precautions? A key reason is their sense of their identity, writes Cass R Sunstein...

 2020-07-04 04:14 

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Solar energy can help keep health facilities alive worldwide...

As governments design their coronavirus recovery packages, they are urged to include mini-grids and other clean energy for healthcare facilities...

 2020-07-04 03:18 

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LUNCH WITH THE FT: Ryuichi Sakamoto: 'To create something is a strange thing to do'...

The prolific, pulse-setting musician, songwriter, performer, producer, composer and activist confirms that, with Covid-19, plans 'no longer mean very much'...

 2020-07-03 19:00 

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BREAKING NEWS: Mogoeng wants impeachment inquiry into Hlophe...

The chief justice has dismissed all Hlophe's counter-complaints against Judge Patricia Goliath on the basis that 'none of them has merit'...

 2020-07-03 17:09 

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Reserve Bank bails out CPD as Land Bank defaults on loans...

The Bank has issued a R3.45bn guarantee to bail out the Corporation for Public Deposits, putting further pressure on the state coffers...

 2020-07-03 17:09 

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MARKET WRAP: Rand gains nearly 2% to the dollar this week, but markets are cautious...

The JSE was a little weaker on the day, with its global peers mixed as the US continues to grapple with the coronavirus...

 2020-07-03 16:13 

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Capitec expects earnings to plummet for first half of financial year...

The group says headline earnings per share to end-August could fall by as much as 70%...

 2020-07-03 15:18 

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Use your economic power to help fix a divided society...

The coronavirus has cast a spotlight on many issues that you may feel strongly need to be addressed...

 2020-07-03 14:23 

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Prince Andrew stunned at claim he is not co-operating after Maxwell arrest...

He has faced claims from US prosecutors that he is avoiding giving his version of events in the Jeffrey Epstein scandal...

 2020-07-03 13:28 

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Old Mutual appoints Iain Williamson as new CEO...

Willamson stepped in as interim CEO after Old Mutual parted ways with Peter Moyo in the middle of 2019...

 2020-07-03 13:27 

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Fita to appeal high court tobacco ruling 'riddled with errors'...

The tobacco association says illicit trade in cigarettes is 'destructive of the rationality of the ban', a notion the court dismissed...

 2020-07-03 13:27 

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WATCH: On the Covid front-line...

Prof Shabir Madhi, of Wits, talks to Business Day TV about the possibilities of a vaccine for Covid-19...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

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No more bailouts for SAA, which must close down, Treasury says...

This stance is in direct conflict with the view of public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan and the ANC...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

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JSE static as investors digest increasing virus numbers...

Positive economic data was outweighed by Covid-19 numbers, especially in the US, which may lead to new lockdown measures globally...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

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PODCAST | Economic news of the week: This is why state relief is not reaching SMEs...

Guy Hosking, CFO at Retail Capital, looks at the SA economy through the lens of small business and its lack of liquidity...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

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Gauteng's biggest labour centre shut down after Covid-19 cases...

The closures could lead to further delays in the processing of applications for Ters, which the UIF administers...

 2020-07-03 11:37 

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Did Mogoeng Mogoeng's comments breach judicial code?...

The chief justice's statements display his commitment to the impartial resolution of the Israel/Palestine conflict, writes Mark Oppenheimer...

 2020-07-03 11:36 

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The week in pictures...

Covid-19 continues to stalk the planet, even as encouraging economic data emerges from around the world...

 2020-07-03 11:36 

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Workers return to AB InBev in London with strict new rules in place...

The beer giant worked with social norms experts to refurbish its offices, providing a window into what to expect from big companies elsewhere...

 2020-07-03 11:36 

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The rand is muted but market optimism remains intact...

The rand was little changed but supported by strong global economic data, which largely ignored the rise in Covid-19 cases...

 2020-07-03 10:41 

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World shares near four-month high, ignoring Covid-19...

Chinese shares charged to their highest level in five years, as European markets stalling took some traders by surprise...

 2020-07-03 10:41 

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LETTER: Ministers change, plan must remain...

The problem is that every time there's a new transport minister, a new plan is hatched...

 2020-07-03 10:41 

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Private-sector business conditions improved in June...

But the latest IHS Markit SA purchasing managers' index remains in negative terrain...

 2020-07-03 09:46 

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Wine to lift your spirits...

What to drink (and decorate with) now...

 2020-07-03 09:46 

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Macron asks French government to resign for 'fresh start'...

Emmanuel Macron says France needs a 'new path' based around economic, social and environmental reconstruction...

 2020-07-03 09:46 

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Oil slides on virus fears, but Brent crude heads for weekly gain...

Oil falls below $43 a barrel on concerns new coronavirus cases will slow demand...

 2020-07-03 08:51 

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Capital & Regional optimistic as more tenants resume business...

The group said it had collected about 40% of all rent that was due from March 25 to date...

 2020-07-03 08:51 

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Millions of UK tourists set to head to Europe's beaches as Covid-19 rules are relaxed...

From July 10, passengers visiting more than 50 places viewed as low risk will not need to self-isolate when they return...

 2020-07-03 08:51 

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BACKSTORY: The Unlimited's Andrew Wood...

We question CEO of The Unlimited Andrew Wood on his top tip for doing a deal, his first job and the one investment he wishes he'd made earlier...

 2020-07-03 08:50 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock picks — Merck and Coca-Cola...

Nick Crail from Ashburton Investments and Mia Kruger from Kruger International talk to Business Day TV...

 2020-07-03 07:56 

Business Live

Community radio stations struggling to survive despite loyal listeners...

Advertisers need to understand that they're not buying into listener numbers but rather the total community station footprint...

 2020-07-03 07:55 

Business Live

WATCH: How the Kisby fund plans to help SMEs...

Kisby Fund chair Mark Barnes talks to Business Day TV struggling small businesses...

 2020-07-03 07:55 

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How the pandemic is interfering with Abe's plan to promote women...

Prime minister fails to increase number of women in leadership positions as Japan is still in 121st spot in the global gender gap report...

 2020-07-03 07:01 

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FREE | Read the full July edition of Wanted magazine online...
 2020-07-03 07:00 

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HSBC shrugs off China tension, vows more investments...

London-based bank targets more wealth and retail clients in China amid political concerns over Hong Kong law...

 2020-07-03 07:00 

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JSE could follow stronger Asian markets bolstered by good data...

US non-farm payrolls data and positive economic data from China lift markets...

 2020-07-03 07:00 

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WIN | Watch the Stormers celebrate Newlands & you could win a Weber braai or spices...

BrightRock and the DHL Stormers are celebrating SA's oldest stadium this weekend and you're invited too...

 2020-07-03 06:05 

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Lockdown day 98: Latest Covid-19 numbers...

Number of Covid-19 infections in SA rise by 8,728 new cases to 168,061...

 2020-07-03 06:05 

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WATCH: Why SAA unions are unhappy with the severance offer...

Sacca deputy president Christopher Shabangu talks to Business Day TV about the union's stance on retrenchment packages...

 2020-07-03 06:05 

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Asian stocks at four-month high on upbeat China data...

Asian shares at four-month high as Shanghai stocks extend gains on local demand...

 2020-07-03 04:16 

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Lockdown day 98: Pictures of the day...

Reverend June Dolley Major outside the residence of Archbishop Thabo Makhoba as she commences a hunger strike. Eighteen years ago Rev Dolley was raped by a priest in Grahamstown. To date she still fights for justice and for permission to practice as a pri...

 2020-07-03 04:15 

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CARTOON: Trump vs China colossus...

Friday, July 3 2020...

 2020-07-03 03:20 

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Nersa wants to overhaul its outdated tariff modelling...

The comments follow two court rulings against Eskom tariff decisions...

 2020-07-03 03:20 

Business Live

Five things to watch this weekend...

Your options range from a compellingly bleak story starring Mark Ruffalo to a silly parody by Will Ferrell...

 2020-07-03 03:19 

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EDITORIAL: JSE needs more teeth to sanction errant companies...

Dishing out token fines could undermine the faith of investors in SA's financial system...

 2020-07-02 22:42 

Business Live

Market data - July 2 2020...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2020-07-02 21:46 

Business Live

Gauteng's economic dilemma as Covid-19 cases jump...

Province may reinstate area-specific lockdowns...

 2020-07-02 20:51 

Business Live

Gauteng Covid-19 measures set to add economic pain...

Province may reinstate area-specific lockdowns...

 2020-07-02 19:56 

Business Live

Hundreds arrested after crime phone network cracked in Europe...

Police arrest 850 suspects across Europe after cracking encrypted phone network EncroChat...

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