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National award for EC mall

East London’s Vincent Park mall was recently honoured among the best shopping centres in the country when they took away four Footprint Marketing Awards in Cape Town. The ...

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Action needed, more empty promises, say entrepreneurs

While government action, or the lack of it, regarding land and property was the main subject of the Black Business Forum’s recent “Property ...

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Opportunities beckon for Eskom-trained staff

With government forging ahead with plans to reshape Eskom into three parts, fears are that job losses may be one of the inevitable results. The job ...

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Volvo Eicher opens 22nd SA outlet

Breaking into the SA truck market is a tough task, because few places in the world have such diverse first- and third-world driving conditions, says Surender Singh, vice-president and country head of VECV SA. “Well before we launched in SA, we ran ...
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From hobbyist to décor doyenne

TED KEENAN Hobbyists are often advised to turn their passions in entrepreneurial business start-ups. Not all succeed. East London’s Reneé Badenhorst, a 20-year veteran in the textile industry, took the step five years ago and turned her interest ...
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Motsepe pledges billions in fund to assist SA’s emerging farmers

The billionaire businessman wants the fund to help black farmers be part of ‘sustainable, commercially viable and ...

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Gold slips to almost one-week low

Metal declines for a third straight session weighed down by a firmer dollar

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Facebook pulls plug on global fake accounts

Company removes pages linked to operations in Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Nigeria

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Ignore fake summonses from‘online loan scam’ group

If you’ve received an email or SMS from Lifestyle Legal or Lifestyle Attorneys notifying you that a summons will be ...

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Businesses struggle to cope as climate-change laws pile up

Risks are growing for all businesses, not just those in sectors with high emissions, Herbert Smith Freehills report ...

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Oil price hardly changed amid expectations of trade deal

Optimism helps offset pressure from rising supplies and worries about global growth

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Capitec earns more from transactions despite cutting banking fees

Bank still has the magic touch as it adds 200,000 clients a month despite arrival of low-cost competitors

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Little economic improvement likely in year ahead, Ethos Capital warns

TymeBank stakeholder increases net asset value, but discount widens

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Bank strike hangs in balance

It will only be known later on Thursday if a planned strike that threatens to shut down the country’s banking sector ...

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Gold is hardly changed as traders eye Gulf tension

Safe haven status still supports bullion, but prices are stuck between $1,480 and $1,580, analyst says

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Saudi supply disruption boosts oil

Buyers and traders remain sceptical despite reassurances by Saudi Arabia that it can resume full production by ...

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Mboweni's economic recovery paper gets special treatment from cabinet

President Cyril Ramaphosa's cabinet on Thursday held a special meeting to discuss Treasury's economic recovery paper ...

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SA businesses are diversifying offshore to counter political risks: survey

Political risk in SA is worse today than three years ago under then-president Jacob Zuma, according to a poll of SA ...

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More leadership change at Massmart as new CEO gets going

New Massmart boss Mitchell Slape is faced with a tough turn around job in the unique, and troubled, SA retail market, ...

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300 jobs from MBSA’s new chassis supplier

One of the world’s leading chassis manufacturers, ZF Lemförder SA, launched its plant in East London’s Industrial ...

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