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 2018-06-25 06:05 

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7 things you need to know today...

We take a look at the latest business news this morning and top stories from our newsrooms across SA, Africa, and the world....

 2018-06-25 06:00 

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Eskom, unions head for make or-break negotiations...

Eskom and three unions will this week enter into do or die wage negotiations that would give an indication of the country's energy security....

 2018-06-25 05:00 

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Western Cape hotel prices lower compared to the rest of SA - report...

Data published by Statistics South Africa showed that hotel prices in the Western Cape fell by 11.2% between May 2017 and May 2018....

 2018-06-25 04:30 

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Barclays Africa in brain drain...

The management exodus at Barclays Africa, soon to be renamed Absa, claimed its third victim....

 2018-06-24 19:30 

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Neymar will come through criticism, says Brazil teammate Fagner...

Neymar has come in for criticism for his behaviour at what he perceived to be rough treatment from the opposition, as well as for crying at fulltime....

 2018-06-24 18:00 

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IPhone assembler's billionaire CEO chafes at China overtime caps...

Chief of Foxconn Technology Group argues that China's 'unreasonable9; restrictions on overtime hours hurt his workers and the company's competitiveness...

 2018-06-24 16:00 

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Paris pulls plug on electric car service after bike debacle...

The city of Paris and other local governments on Thursday canceled their contract with Autolib's operator, Bollore SA....

 2018-06-24 14:00 

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Johnny Depp is apparently broke and here is why...

Rolling Stone reportedly published a revealing story about Hollywood actor, Johnny Depp which details his money troubles and spiraling drinking....

 2018-06-24 13:00 

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WATCH: Purchase date and pricing revealed for the new Blackberry...

TCL Communication's newest BlackBerry smartphone the BlackBerry Key2 now has a release date. Se more about this device....

 2018-06-24 11:00 

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Technology to improve food security...

BRICS agriculture ministers have vowed to tackle the controversial issue of producing genetically modified foods to enhance food security....

 2018-06-24 10:26 

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Prominent SA strawberry farmer killed...

Jeffrey Zetler, a prominent strawberry farmer in South Africa was stabbed and killed in his Stellenbosch home on Saturday....

 2018-06-24 10:26 

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Prominent SA strawberry farmer killed...

Jeffrey Zetler, a prominent strawberry farmer in South Africa, was stabbed and killed in his Stellenbosch home on Saturday....

 2018-06-24 10:00 

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Are classic cars becoming more affordable?...

The classic car market may be running out of gas....

 2018-06-24 09:00 

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IT experts caution companies...

IT experts have warned that more companies in South Africa could be hacked if they failed to prioritise secure erasure in preventing data losses....

 2018-06-24 08:00 

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Akon to launch cryptocurrency called Akoin...

International rapper Akon is planning on launching a cryptocurrency called Akoin....

 2018-06-24 07:37 

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Civil litigation launched against companies involved in corruption...

Civil litigation has been launched against 2 of the key companies involved in corruption that cost the Gauteng Department of Health R1.2bn....

 2018-06-24 07:00 

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Why Apple's AirPower charger is taking so long to make...

When Apple Inc. introduced AirPods earbuds in 2016, chief designer Jony Ive hailed the beginning of a new "wireless future."...

 2018-06-24 06:00 

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A multi-million rand soaring shuttle business...

A young entrepreneur is taking the lucrative transport industry by storm through his multi-million rand company Go Go Shuttles....

 2018-06-24 05:00 

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The first burger built by a robot is ready to hit the Bay area...

On June 27, the world's first robot-crafted burger will roll off a conveyor belt in San Francisco and into the hands of the public....

 2018-06-23 18:00 

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Facebook's fight with fake news gets helping hand from robots...

Facebook Inc. is turning to machine-learning technologies to amplify the impact of human fact-checkers reviewing hoax news articles....

 2018-06-23 16:00 

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UEFA hits out at piracy of prized European soccer matches...

UEFA warned that illicit broadcasts of some of its top matches of the past season pose a significant threat to European football....

 2018-06-23 13:00 

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A barrel-aged Japanese rice whisky you can't get in Japan...

Established in 1823, fifth-generation, family-run Fukano Distillery in Japan, is producing some of the most uniquely superlative spirits....

 2018-06-23 10:00 

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Move over luxury cars, Germany wants to trial flying taxis...

Germany, land of the no-holds-barred Autobahn, is pushing the next level of transportation: flying cars....

 2018-06-23 07:00 

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Cities face dramatic rise in heat, flood risks by 2050, researchers say...

In the next 30 years, cities around the world will face higher risks from extreme heat, coastal flooding, blackouts, and food and water shortages....

 2018-06-23 06:00 

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Twitter acquires anti-abuse tech start-up Smyte...

Twitter announced it has agreed to buy San Francisco-based technology company Smyte....

 2018-06-23 05:00 

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Most under-35s OK with insurers digital spying if it cuts prices...

Majority of people between 18 and 34 would be willing to let insurance companies dig through their digital data if it meant lowering their premiums....

 2018-06-23 03:00 

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#ICYMI: The 10 most read articles on Business Report this week...

We take a look at the business stories that trended on Business Report Online this past week....

 2018-06-22 20:30 

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Steinhoff sells Austria properties to Benko's Signa in $570m deal...

Crisis-hit Steinhoff will sell Austrian property assets valued at 490 million euros ($570 million) to tycoon Rene Benko's Signa Holding....

 2018-06-22 19:30 

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SA race relations group says mining charter still flawed...

South Africa's latest mining charter is better than the previous document but is still "profoundly flawed" and a continuing choke on investment....

 2018-06-22 18:30 

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Jury still out on importance of cryptocurrencies...

Bitcoin, and its associated transfer technology of Blockchain, seem to be all the rage at the moment writes Craig Pheiffer....

 2018-06-22 17:30 

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Imperial's unbundling of its logistics and vehicles now a reality...

Listed transport and mobility group Imperial Holdings yesterday announced the long-anticipated unbundling of its logistics and vehicle businesses....

 2018-06-22 16:30 

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First Quantum says competitiveness key to Zambia copper production...

Global metals and mining company First Quantum has urged Zambia to ensure competitiveness and stability in the sector....

 2018-06-22 15:30 

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Nokia seller HMD looks to smart and feature phones to grow its African business...

HMD Global is targeting growth in both its smartphones and more basic models as it bids to become Africa's number-one phone brand....

 2018-06-22 15:17 

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Here the changes that will be made to Medical Schemes Act...

According to the Health Minister, Medical aid schemes are keeping in reserve R60 billion that is not being made use of....

 2018-06-22 14:30 

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Coal terminal boosts productivity with R1.34bn upgrade...

South Africa's Richards Bay Coal Terminal has boosted productivity and improved turnaround times after a R1.34bn machinery upgrade....

 2018-06-22 13:50 

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Makus Jooste profited handsomely from Steinhoff property deals...

Markus Jooste oversaw a complex series of transactions where decisions made by Steinhoff benefited him personally, company filings show....

 2018-06-22 13:50 

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Markus Jooste profited handsomely from Steinhoff property deals...

Markus Jooste oversaw a complex series of transactions where decisions made by Steinhoff benefited him personally, company filings show....

 2018-06-22 13:30 

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OPINION: Time to embrace digital technology...

it is imperative that governments develop ideas and the tools to help their societies shape the coming changes writes Denise Feldner....

 2018-06-22 13:17 

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Government identifies 7 possible housing sites in CT...

Seven vacant plots in Cape Town have reportedly been identified by the Western Cape government as "possible sites for social and affordable housing"....

 2018-06-22 12:53 

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#MESTAfricaSummit 2018: Everything you need to know...

The Conference brought together top entrepreneurs, investors and executives from Africa, Silicon Valley and Europe to network and discuss trends....

 2018-06-22 12:30 

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Kibo Mining says has sold Kibo Nickel to Katoro Gold...

Kibo Mining said on Friday its wholly owned subsidiary Kibo Mining had sold Kibo Nickel to Katoro Gold....

 2018-06-22 11:56 

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Everything you need to know about the NHI fund and why it is compulsory...

This week Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi introduced the National Health Insurance Bill (NHI) and the Medical Schemes Amendment Bill....

 2018-06-22 11:14 

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It takes 100 brilliant young African leaders......

We want to celebrate the contribution and achievement of 100 young African leaders....

 2018-06-22 10:30 

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SA civic organisation says proposed new health laws will help the poor...

The newly gazetted NHI bill and Medical Schemes Amendment bill will revolutionarise health care provision especially for the benefit of the poor....

 2018-06-22 10:08 

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Accounting profession is in the gutter and Saica is to blame...

Saica has come under harsh scrutiny by industry stakeholders for allegedly dropping the accounting profession "into the gutter"....

 2018-06-22 10:00 

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Bitcoin bubble continues to burst...

Since December 2017, the world's biggest cryptocurrency Bitcoin has lost almost two-thirds of its value and it's bad year may be getting worse....

 2018-06-22 09:22 

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SA youth should be considering these jobs...

Engineering is a career path that can give the South African youth more economic empowerment....

 2018-06-22 09:05 

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Restructuring Eskom is top of the SA agenda - Nene...

Restructuring state-run power firm Eskom is "on top of the agenda" for South Africa, the country's finance minister Nhlanhla Nene said....

 2018-06-22 09:00 

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OPINION: #LibertyHack - The Future of Crime...

This week marks the end of online security as we know it in South Africa writes Wesley Diphoko....

 2018-06-22 08:27 

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Contaminated sugar exposes Kenyans to disease...

Samples of contraband sugar confiscated by Kenyan police have tested positive for lead and copper...

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