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 2021-01-17 14:46 

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Conspiracy chatter about Covid-19 vaccine fills the silence left by state...

Many people have decided to avoid the jab due to the spread of misinformation...

 2021-01-17 14:46 

Business Live

ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: All eyes on first rates decision for 2021 as SA grapples with second wave...

Data will shed more light on whether the economic recovery in the closing months of 2020 has cooled off...

 2021-01-17 14:45 

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LUKANYO MNYANDA: With SA having relegated itself from the premier league, will the Reserve Bank come to the rescue?...

Or will we realise again that we should have fixed the roof ahead of the rain?...

 2021-01-17 14:45 

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Jacob Zuma will not appear before Zondo commission...

Former president can be forced to testify only after review application has been determined, legal team says...

 2021-01-17 06:27 

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Mohammad Karaan was united practical experience with academic excellence...

He remained friends with people across the spectrum, including those who would not shake his hand before February 1990...

 2021-01-17 06:27 

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Washington battens down its hatches ahead of inauguration...

Officials are racing to track and disrupt active plots in what some say is the biggest security challenge since the days after September 11...

 2021-01-16 23:05 

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HILARY JOFFE: February's budget will be written in pencil, not ink...

If the dice rolls [against them] the whole framework isnot credible'...

 2021-01-16 23:05 

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As UK adapts, GDP shrinks less than feared...

A potentially larger hit is coming this month with schools and all non-essential shops closed...

 2021-01-16 23:05 

Business Live

Super-cycle party for SA...

Rhodium price reaches $20,800 an ounce as commodities provide economic bright spot...

 2021-01-16 22:08 

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ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK: Samsung gets a head start and sets standard for phone cameras...

Its new Galaxy S phone has a camera array that should be sending Apple CEO Tim Cook back to the drawing board...

 2021-01-16 14:44 

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Yoweri Museveni declared winner of Uganda's presidential poll, rival alleges fraud...

Opposition leader Bobi Wine cries foul and urges public to reject election outcome...

 2021-01-16 09:06 

Business Live

Researchers may know soon if vaccines can beat coronavirus mutant...

SA tests expected to establish efficacy of three preparations within weeks...

 2021-01-16 07:05 

Business Live

Donald Trump's lasting legacy is a right-leaning judiciary...

Newly appointed judges number in the hundreds, all of them Republican and all confirmed quickly by Mitch McConnell...

 2021-01-16 07:05 

Business Live

Wanted Online: Five trends that shaped the luxury watch industry in 2020...
 2021-01-16 07:04 

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LUNCH WITH THE FT: Sarah Cooper: 'Trump is the most dangerous man to ever hold office'...

The comedian on the power of satire — and what the president really thinks of her lip-sync TikTok videos...

 2021-01-15 17:13 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE weaker as US stimulus 'already priced in'...

The all share lost 0.52% and the top 40 0.49%, with the rand falling along with its emerging-market peers...

 2021-01-15 17:13 

Business Live

Total quits API over climate change differences...

The influential American Petroleum Institute is under pressure as investors want a move away from fossil fuels, and as Joe Biden plans to rejoin the Paris Accord...

 2021-01-15 16:18 

Business Live

Ramaphosa confirms AU vaccines allocated by population size...

SA will access doses from the AU arrangement, the WHO Covax facility, and direct deals with manufacturers...

 2021-01-15 16:18 

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Steinhoff sets out plan for creditor approval for shareholder claims...

The beleaguered retailer has undertaken legal processes to obtain the requisite authority to reach settlements with shareholders...

 2021-01-15 16:18 

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PODCAST | Could Joe Biden's inauguration mean better prospects for emerging markets?...

Host Mudiwa Gavaza speaks to Sanisha Packirisamy, an economist at Momentum Investments...

 2021-01-15 15:23 

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Raymond Zondo to isolate himself after staffer tests positive for Covid-19...

The inquiry will resume on January 25, a week in which it will be tackling intelligence-related testimony...

 2021-01-15 15:23 

Business Live

Tencent buys audiobook platform Lazy Audio for $417m...

Tencent Music Entertainment Group expects the deal to be finalised in the first half of 2021...

 2021-01-15 14:29 

Business Live

Zuma says Zondo is trying to undermine pending Constitutional court judgment...

A letter from Mabuza Attorneys says the former president will not be appearing before the commission on Monday, despite a summons to do so...

 2021-01-15 13:33 

Business Live

No money for Covid-19 relief, says Ramaphosa...

However, the president says the Treasury will definitely find a way to fund vaccines...

 2021-01-15 13:33 

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WATCH: Sterilising economic growth?...

Michael Avery talks to a panel about the future of SA's economy...

 2021-01-15 13:32 

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Bell Equipment rises more than 4% on potential delisting...

Bell is regarded as a natural takeover target now, but this is being thwarted by a complicated ownership structure...

 2021-01-15 11:53 

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China could take on Boeing after Donald Trump's pressure...

If US president-elect Joe Biden doesn't reverse the move, US investors will be prohibited from buying securities of companies on blacklist...

 2021-01-15 11:53 

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Fuel set for hefty hikes in February, AA warns...

The Automobile Association says that unless the picture drastically improves by month-end, SA's fragile economy is set for a major hit...

 2021-01-15 11:52 

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LETTER: Yet more anti-Semitism, this time over vaccines...

It seems anything good coming from a Jew and Israel must be demonised and maligned...

 2021-01-15 10:48 

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Minister pays tribute to agriculture policy doyen Mohammad Karaan...

The Stellenbosch University professor has been remembered as a visionary leader...

 2021-01-15 10:48 

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Scottish fishermen are selling in Denmark amid Brexit chaos...

Seafood From Scotland said prices for many species have fallen as much as 80% in the UK and so the long sail is worth it, for now...

 2021-01-15 10:48 

Business Live

Oil falls as lockdowns dampen demand in China...

Producers are facing unparalleled challenges balancing supply and demand equations involving vaccine rollouts vs lockdowns...

 2021-01-15 10:48 

Business Live

Fuel set for hefty hikes in February, AA warns...

The Automobile Association says that unless the picture drastically improves by month-end, SA's fragile economy is set for a major hit...

 2021-01-15 09:52 

Business Live

JSE muted as investors look towards US stimulus package...

Global stocks had initially firmed on Thursday on a report that the stimulus package could be as big as $2-trillion...

 2021-01-15 09:52 

Business Live

Strong earthquake hits Indonesia leaving dozens dead...

The 6.2 magnitude tremor has caused a power blackout, disrupted mobile phone networks and cut off road access, with 15,000 people relocated...

 2021-01-15 08:57 

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New Maybach S-Class makes world debut...

The Maybach takes the luxury and technology of the S-Class to even greater heights...

 2021-01-15 08:57 

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A 'first family' that warped America...

President Donald Trump can only trust his family and his children are all keen to carry the torch...

 2021-01-15 08:03 

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TELITA SNYCKERS: Countering illicit trade: where's the strategy, Sars?...

If the Moyane era taught us anything, it's the importance of keeping a close eye on developments at Sars...

 2021-01-15 08:02 

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WATCH: Stock picks — Remgro and Brookfield Renewable Partners...

Gerbrand Smit from N-e-F-G Fund Management and Devin Shutte from The Robert Group talk to Business Day TV...

 2021-01-15 08:02 

Business Live

BREAKING NEWS: Opening of all schools delayed until February...

Deputy minister of basic education Reginah Mhaule says delay will help struggling health system...

 2021-01-15 07:06 

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SARAH BUITENDACH: Does SA have Covid-19 PTSD?...

Conversations are littered with talk of funerals and people lamenting lives struck down early. It's alarming, devastating and unrelenting...

 2021-01-15 07:06 

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Liquidators to extend investigation into SA bitcoin trader...

Global investors to lodge claims after being unable to redeem funds from Mirror Trading International...

 2021-01-15 07:06 

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WATCH: Stock pick — Bidcorp...

Imtiaz Suliman from Sentio Capital talks to Business Day TV about his stock pick of the day...

 2021-01-15 06:10 

Business Live

WATCH: What the property sector offers investors...

Gerhard Zeelie, divisional executive of Property Finance Africa at Nedbank CIB, talks to Business Day TV...

 2021-01-15 06:10 

Business Live

Biden's stimulus plans, Fed's dovish stance push gold higher...

Spot gold rises 0.3% as $1.9-trillion stimulus package proposal is designed to boost US economy...

 2021-01-15 05:14 

Business Live

The week in pictures...

SA registers a record number of deaths, farmers protest in India, Donald Trump is impeached again, the US executes the first woman in nearly 70 years, Uganda goes to the polls and more...

 2021-01-15 05:14 

Business Live

JSE set to contend with mostly weaker Asian markets on Friday...

US President-elect Joe Biden unveiled details of a $1.9-trillion stimulus package on Thursday, although the market's response has been tepid...

 2021-01-15 04:18 

Business Live

Biden plans $1.9 trillion stimulus for pandemic-hit economy...

USA-BIDEN/STIMULUS (UPDATE 6, PIX, TV):UPDATE 6-Biden unveils plan to pump $1.9 trillion into pandemic-hit economy...

 2021-01-15 03:24 

Business Live

CHRIS THURMAN: A utopia that gives voice to beautiful outcasts...

Simphiwe Ndzube's exhibition depicts a society of equals in a fictionalised Gwadana...

 2021-01-15 03:24 

Business Live

New Pick n Pay CEO Pieter Boone at home in low-margin retail...

Netherlands-born Boone faces the challenge of guiding Pick n Pay in a weak economy hit by Covid-19 and falling incomes...

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