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 2020-07-08 21:45 

Business Live

Bank customers are central to FSCA's new conduct standards...

Products need to 'perform as promised' and clients need to understand what is being sold to them...

 2020-07-08 21:45 

Business Live

Market data — July 8 2020...

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

 2020-07-08 20:50 

Business Live

KKR to buy Global Atlantic in $4.4bn deal...

Deal gives private-equity giant a stronger hold in the insurance sector...

 2020-07-08 19:55 

Business Live

United Airlines warns 36,000 workers their jobs are at risk...

United's warning signals the depth of potential job losses at US airlines after September when federal payroll aid expires...

 2020-07-08 19:00 

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Coronavirus stalls protracted battle between HCI and Ithuba...

Lottery operator says it is being bullied, while gaming and leisure group contends that Ithuba breached loan agreement...

 2020-07-08 19:00 

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Gauteng and Eastern Cape face dire hospital bed shortage, Zweli Mkhize says...

Capacity including all committed public and private sector beds is expected to be breached in the next four weeks...

 2020-07-08 19:00 

Business Live

TIISETSO MOTSOENENG: With R120bn stash Prosus is in sweet spot to get Tencent monkey off its back...

Cash pile is enough to scale up its fast-growing e-commerce platforms or hunt for a big fish...

 2020-07-08 18:59 

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MARKET WRAP: Platinum miners erase 2020 loses despite still-lower metal price...

The gold price has breached the psychologically important $1,800/oz, its highest level since 2011, as investors continue to pile into safe havens...

 2020-07-08 18:04 

Business Live

Jupiter Mines to ditch iron in favour of more SA manganese...

The Australian miner wants a bigger stake in Tshipi Ntle Manganese Mining...

 2020-07-08 18:04 

Business Live

Stefanutti Stocks denies it was overpaid for work at Kusile...

Audits show the costs claimed were validly incurred for work at power station, says construction firm...

 2020-07-08 18:04 

Business Live

THE LEX COLUMN: Business will share blame if Rishi Sunak's UK jobs plan fails...

The treasury's exceptional support during the pandemic has created reciprocal responsibilities...

 2020-07-08 17:09 

Business Live

Pressure mounts on embattled lotteries commission to reveal names of beneficiaries...

DA to lay criminal charges against National Lotteries Commission and chair...

 2020-07-08 17:09 

Business Live

North West cricket chief wants sports minister to dissolve CSA board...

Oupa Nkagisang has accused the organisation of 'inefficiency9; in tackling the province's administration matter...

 2020-07-08 17:09 

Business Live

Finance committee leery of Treasury's budget projections...

The committee is not convinced that the Treasury can reach its target of a primary budget surplus by 2023/2024, and wants a more realistic forecast...

 2020-07-08 17:09 

Business Live

What is the outlook for fixed-income portfolios?...

Benefits of diversification, capital preservation, income generation and higher returns are comforting...

 2020-07-08 16:13 

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Government funding policies not race based, Ebrahim Patel says...

The trade, industry and competition minister says government policies 'do not say only black people can access public funds'...

 2020-07-08 16:13 

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Two roosters in the thriving Quantum Foods henhouse...

Minority shareholders are on the sidelines with emergence of a bidder...

 2020-07-08 16:13 

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The Reserve Bank on why it had to backstop a subsidiary...

The Corporation for Public Deposits, which invests on behalf of the public sector, has received a huge guarantee...

 2020-07-08 16:13 

Business Live

Sascoc feud takes a new twist after president wins his case...

Arbitrator dismisses claim by Ntambi Ravele that Barry Hendricks conspired to block her nomination...

 2020-07-08 15:18 

Business Live

As in 1989, all the factors are lined up for a huge political moment...

There are clear parallels between the current crises and those that preceded the collapse of the Soviet Union...

 2020-07-08 15:18 

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UK hatches 30bn plan to save jobs and pump life into battered economy...

Rishi Sunak gives tax cuts on home-buying and dining out, and a bonus for employers who retain staff...

 2020-07-08 15:18 

Business Live

Strydom back in spotlight as outstanding career nears its end...

Veteran jockey would love to go out in a blaze of glory, winning his fifth Durban July...

 2020-07-08 15:18 

Business Live

Why a selfie-video or voice recording can't be a valid will...

You can make a will on your digital device but it must be 'hard-signed'; according to the Wills Act...

 2020-07-08 14:23 

Business Live

LETTER: Thulas Nxesi plays games with cash-strapped workers...

Minister swiftly reneged on promise to pay out people who were not registered for UIF...

 2020-07-08 14:23 

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Learning from Covid-19 could mean 'greater economic security', Ramaphosa says...

The president was addressing the virtual International Labour Organisation global summit on Covid-19 on Wednesday...

 2020-07-08 14:23 

Business Live

Mokwena set for Sundowns return...

Coach is expected to arrive at the club's training camp in Rustenburg later this week...

 2020-07-08 14:22 

Business Live

PODCAST | How Microsoft has grown during Covid-19...

A post-pandemic world looks increasingly tech-driven, according to Microsoft SA's MD...

 2020-07-08 13:27 

Business Live

Ford extends Tourneo Custom Bus range with autoboxes and new engines...

The lifestyle bus adds new engines and a host of driving convenience features to its catalogue...

 2020-07-08 13:27 

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Lions tie down Schoeman and Massyn...

Both players are excited about the year ahead with the Gauteng team and keen to show what they can do...

 2020-07-08 13:27 

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Walgreens to put 700 doctors in pharmacies with $1bn investment...

The Walgreens Boots Alliance deal with primary-care company VillageMD will be rolled out over the next three to five years...

 2020-07-08 13:27 

Business Live

WATCH: SA's pandemic of debt...

Business Day TV's Michael Avery talks to a panel about SA's ailing economy and its debt-to-market value ratios...

 2020-07-08 13:27 

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Western Cape premier Alan Winde in isolation after contracting Covid-19...

Winde says he is at higher risk of developing more serious illness because he is over 55-years-old and has diabetes...

 2020-07-08 12:31 

Business Live

US tech companies and China's new security law in Hong Kong...

Some firms, such as Facebook, Google and Twitter, are rich with content banned in mainland China and may now be illegal in Hong Kong...

 2020-07-08 12:31 

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Zondo inquiry into state captures has cost R700m so far...

The lifespan of the commission, which was established in August 2018, has been extended to end-March 2021...

 2020-07-08 11:36 

Business Live

Steinhoff to sell Conforama France for nominal sum...

Steinhoff will receive about R1.3bn in proceeds from related property sales, and a release from liabilities...

 2020-07-08 11:36 

Business Live

What's wrong with the US economy? It's the president, stupid!...

America doesn't work anymore, as US jobless rates dwarf those of Europe despite going through the same pandemic, writes Matthew A Winkler...

 2020-07-08 10:41 

Business Live

NEWS ANALYSIS: Behavioural change comes slowly in the time of Covid-19...

A sense of fatalism or a sense of invincibility? The reasons for people flouting safety rules, and common sense, have complex underpinnings...

 2020-07-08 10:41 

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SAA rescue plan improves offer to employees...

A generous voluntary severance package to employees of SAA has been accepted by all trade unions except for the SAA Pilots Association...

 2020-07-08 10:41 

Business Live

JSE firmer on promise of more US Covid-19 stimulus measures...

While the surge in infections is weighing on global markets, all the JSE major indices are firmer with gold gaining 0.25%...

 2020-07-08 09:46 

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HSBC shares fall as US looks to punish it over its support of China over Hong Kong...

Donald Trump may destabilise the Hong Kong currency peg to the US dollar after the bank's support of 'Beijing's disastrous decision'...

 2020-07-08 09:46 

Business Live

Wanted Online: Rado's latest timepieces are sleek, elegant and gorgeously green...
 2020-07-08 09:46 

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New Chinese security law already in effect in Hong Kong...

Slogans, songs and books are banned, and police have arrested at least 10 people, including a 15-year-old, for suspected threats to national security...

 2020-07-08 09:46 

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Global equities stumble as traders worry about pandemic...

Frankfurt, Paris and London all opened weaker on Wednesday as investors adopt a wait-and-see stance before second-quarter earnings...

 2020-07-08 08:50 

Business Live

Trafficking of poor-quality sanitisers and masks on the rise, UN warns...

And the UN Office on Drugs and Crime says it expects criminals to shift their focus to vaccine-related trafficking once one is developed...

 2020-07-08 07:55 

Business Live

WATCH: Why Reserve Bank eased its bond-buying programme...

RMB's Michelle Wohlberg talks to Business Day TV about the central bank's bond purchases...

 2020-07-08 07:55 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock picks — Micron Tech and TFG...

Jean Pierre Verster from Protea Capital Management and independent analyst Chris Gilmour talk to Business Day TV...

 2020-07-08 07:00 

Business Live

WATCH: How Omnia returned to profitability...

Omnia CEO Seelan Gobalsamy talks to Business Day TV about the company's latest results...

 2020-07-08 07:00 

Business Live

Wanted Online: IWC joins forces with Orlebar Brown for its Yacht Club Chronograph Edition...
 2020-07-08 06:59 

Business Live

Stimulus hopes push gold close to eight-year high...

The metal is steady as worry over surging Covid-19 cases and the hope of more stimulus measures from the Fed boost safe-haven demand...

 2020-07-08 06:04 

Business Live

Lockdown day 103: Latest Covid-19 numbers...

Number of Covid-19 infections in SA rise by 10,134 new cases to 215,855...

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