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BCM living up to its SMEs promise

Buffalo City Metro is living up to its promise of backing small and medium enterprises by sponsoring 20 East London entrepreneurs to attend the Daily Dispatch’s Business ...

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Plan to offer Magwa Tea to wider market

The Eastern Cape government is working on a plan that could eventually see the governmentowned Magwa Tea distributed into the mainstream market.

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WATCH | EL to Asia undersea cable delayed

The much-anticipated undersea telecommunications cable that will link East London to Mauritius and India will be delayed by at least four months, ...

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Cannabis set to be ‘saviour plant’

Some of the most inaccessible regions of Transkei will become SA’s most valuable agricultural land, and overseas companies have their eyes on it, said Jason Law, a director of Cannabis Development Council of Eastern Cape (https://cdcec.org.za/) ...
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Top speaker, author to share pitching secrets

With little under a month to go before the Daily Dispatch’s Business Summit, which will focus on “The Corporate Disruptor”, a host of speakers has been lined up to share valuable insights with attendees. One of the speakers not to miss is ...
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SA’s leaders must come to the party

SA’s business future is squarely in the hands of the institutional leaders, yet if they do not embrace the concepts ...

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Disruption’s her stock in trade

East London property sales tycoon Xoliswa Tini, founder of Xoliswa Tini Property Services, is no stranger to the ...

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EL homegirl has Midas touch with restaurants

Some businesses seem to soar into the financial stratosphere. Natasha Hogg, co-owner of Sanook Cafe, Sanook Eatery ...

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Berlyn’s acumen grows empire

The average person would be delighted to own a service station; two would be better, three a luxury and four an ...

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Early birds score with bestsellers

Early bird subscribers to 2019’s Daily Dispatch Business Summit will get to take home the business insights of Vusi ...

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Absa confirms divorce is on time and on budget

The separation from Barclays is on track to be capital and cash-flow neutral

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Banning Huawei would cost EU telcos up to 55 bn euros: industry body

Banning Huawei and fellow Chinese equipment maker ZTE from Europe's roll-out of 5G telecom networks would cost EU ...

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Rand weaker as US-China trade war hog the spotlight

The local currency lost ground after the US adopted a softer tone towards Chinese tech giant Huawei, which supported ...

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EL company secures global green light

East London company Tarps&Canvas (T&C) was recently awarded an all-clear certificate by Australia’s National ...

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Only 8% of South Africans speak English at home - report

IsiZulu is South Africa's most spoken language.

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ANC to Cyril Ramaphosa: Halve the unemployment rate in five years

The ANC has set an ambitious target for President Cyril Ramaphosa's government: halve the unemployment rate from 27% to ...

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WATCH | Twitter divided over Shell's R500,000 donation to Nkosikho Mbele's charity of ...

Shell's R500,000 donation to Nkosikho Mbele's charity of choice has divided South Africans, who took to Twitter to ...

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Official may be liable for R103m payment

Former Amathole district municipality manager Chris Magwangqana could be personally liable for R103m as a result of the ...

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Banks get tough on fresh loans for SAA

Airline needs R16.7bn in a mix of direct transfers from the fiscus, new loans or a debt rollover

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Suspended sentence for dad who shot his son by mistake in Ennerdale

He was handed a 10-year direct imprisonment sentence, wholly suspended for five years.

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