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Cosmetics giant Revlon files for bankruptcy, shares plunge

In its bankruptcy filing, Revlon said supply chain disruptions prompted intense competition for ingredients used to make its products.

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VWSA making gains for a greener future

In just a few years, Volkswagen Group SA has managed to virtually halve its environmental footprint and continues to trek on to its goal of reaching ...

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East London harbour tenants given shock lease ultimatum

Several East London businesses including major employer Mercedes-Benz SA are planning to take legal action against Transnet National Ports ...

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Car lover turns passion into top pre-owned outlet

Car fanatic Nathaneal “Nate” Padayachee has turned his love for vehicles into one of East London’s top non-franchise pre-owned (second-hand) car outlets.
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Eastern Cape to use Japanese technique to boost ...

The Automotive Industry Development Centre Eastern Cape has partnered with the Japanese International Co-operation Agency to roll out Kaizen, a new programme that will boost productivity in the province’s manufacturing sector.
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Border Kei Chamber starts making its mark

  As membership heads toward 800 at the Border Kei Chamber of Business in East London (BKCOB) and Komani, the ...

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What you need to know when insuring your business

SPONSORED | If a bakkie is primarily used for business purposes, it should be insured as such, says Ayabulela Xongo, ...

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Good trucking year for Daimler Truck Holding AG

International group Daimler Truck Holding AG (DT), with the East London plant a major contributor, announced at its ...

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Most Eastern Cape government projects must benefit SMMEs, panellist tells premier

Oscar Mabuyane opened his own Premier’s Round Table, in East London on Thursday, with a frank admission. He said ...

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LISTEN | Transforming the city

The  R400m,1,700 home housing estate at Cove Rock, a dozen kms west of East London, will have a “built out” ...

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Squeeze is on SA lemon juice exporters after US sees possible dumping

Early indication is that imports of lemon juice from SA and Brazil harm the US industry materially.

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WORKWISE | The uncertainty surrounding Covid-19 and sick leave

There is a lot of uncertainty surrounding Covid-19 and related sick leave.

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The mobile app development process explained for beginners

Consumers have become increasingly dependent on their mobile devices to complete basic tasks, from booking ...

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Cutting red tape will enable billions in investments, Minerals Council says

President Cyril Ramaphosa says a ‘red-tape team’ will work with relevant parties to unblock specific obstacles to ...

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Nafcoc vows to lead Eastern Cape SMEs to state funding

The National African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Nafcoc) has nearly 1,400 members in the Eastern ...

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SA business activity grew in January as Covid-19 cases receded — PMI

South African private sector activity rose slightly in January as the Omicron wave of Covid-19 cases receded, lifting ...

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LISTEN | How safe is SA's Koeberg nuclear power station?

DispatchLIVE explores one of South Africans most unenviable environmentally sensitive choices: support nuclear power, ...

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Reserve Bank to hike rates by 25 bps to 4.00% on January 27

South Africa's Reserve Bank (SARB) will raise interest rates to 4.00% on January 27 as it continues its hiking cycle ...

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Ster-Kinekor receives binding offer from Blantyre and Greenpoint Capital

Business rescue practitioner Stefan Smyth says he has received a binding offer from London-based Blantyre Capital and ...

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New manager for East London port

In the final step of a major shakeup at the top of SA's ports, East London port manager Sharon Sijako has been ...