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African Union urges DR Congo to delay final election results - BBC News

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 08:09
African Union urges DR Congo to delay final election results  BBC News

The African Union (AU) says there are "serious doubts" about the outcome of elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and has called for the ...

African Union urges DR Congo to delay final election results - BBC News

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 08:05
African Union urges DR Congo to delay final election results  BBC News

The African Union (AU) says there are "serious doubts" about the outcome of elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and has called for the ...

E-toll alternative could pay for South Africa’s roads: Sanral - BusinessTech

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 07:56
E-toll alternative could pay for South Africa’s roads: Sanral  BusinessTech

The total estimated funding requirements to sustain the South African road network – including addressing backlogs in surfacing and capacity expansion – is…

Chat With Top Kenyan at IMF - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 07:21
Chat With Top Kenyan at IMF  Business Daily

Dr Nancy Onyango sits in an office in Washington DC, having been appointed the director of internal audit and inspection at the International Monetary.

South Africa's Aveng sells water treatment engineering business - Reuters

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 07:05
South Africa's Aveng sells water treatment engineering business  Reuters

South African construction company Aveng Ltd said on Friday it had sold its water treatment engineering business to a black-owned investment company, ...

South Africa's Aveng sells water treatment engineering business - Reuters Africa

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 07:03
South Africa's Aveng sells water treatment engineering business  Reuters Africa

South African construction company Aveng Ltd said on Friday it had sold its water treatment engineering business to a black-owned investment company, ...

5 important things happening in South Africa today - BusinessTech

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 06:47
5 important things happening in South Africa today  BusinessTech

Security threat shuts down state capture commission; South Africans are getting poorer; Reserve Bank is over discussing its independence; and the ANC has ...

AfDB Report Puts Africa's GDP Growth For 2019 , 2020 At 4% - Leadership Newspaper

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 06:32
AfDB Report Puts Africa's GDP Growth For 2019 , 2020 At 4%  Leadership Newspaper

The African Development Bank has launched the 2019 edition of its flagship African Economic Outlook (AEO) at its headquarters in Abidjan.This year's flagship ...

SARB: We must protect the value of our currency - IOL

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 06:30
SARB: We must protect the value of our currency  IOL

The governing party is essentially saying we have a burning platform with regard to employment, and we would like everyone to focus on job creation."

Pretoria business in court as panelbeater holds car ‘hostage’ - Citizen

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 05:35
Pretoria business in court as panelbeater holds car ‘hostage’  Citizen

Panelbeaters HJ Bosch & Sons has to release the Constantia Metering Services car it towed from the scene of an accident in October last year. A Pretoria ...

Woolies bedeviled by declining sales - IOL

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 05:30
Woolies bedeviled by declining sales  IOL

Woolworths says Q2 sales in SA showed positive growth as it tries to recover from the impairments of R7.02bn it suffered in its Australian subsidiary.

Uber Eats and Mr D Food charge restaurants up to 30% commission – but ask them not to charge more - Business Insider South Africa

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 05:16
Uber Eats and Mr D Food charge restaurants up to 30% commission – but ask them not to charge more  Business Insider South Africa

Fast-food restaurants say they aren't taking advantage of users of third-party delivery services, they're just making up for what they end up paying.

IIM Africa hints on launching IUIM - Guardian Nigeria

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 04:16
IIM Africa hints on launching IUIM  Guardian Nigeria

Dr. Oyedokun Oyewole, President, Institute of Information Management (IIM) Africa, has disclosed plans for the commissioning of the first ever Information ...

Kewpie a homecoming for LGBTIQ legacy in Africa - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 04:05
Kewpie a homecoming for LGBTIQ legacy in Africa  Business Day

Capetonians have a last chance to see Kewpie: Daughter of District Six at the District Six Homecoming Centre, an exhibition conceived by the Gala (Gay and ...

No Christmas bonus for SA’s top retailers - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 04:04
No Christmas bonus for SA’s top retailers  Business Day

SA's floundering economy has resulted in two of its largest clothing retailers, Mr Price and Woolworths, reporting disappointing growth for the festive season.

South Africa must 'wake up' and stop selling bulk wine cheaper than water, VinPro boss says - The Drinks Business

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:25
South Africa must 'wake up' and stop selling bulk wine cheaper than water, VinPro boss says  The Drinks Business

South African wine directors have got to “wake up” and stop selling bulk wine lower than the price of water, VinPro's chairman Anton Smuts told delegates at its ...

What is behind Jack Ma's footsteps in Rwanda and Africa? - The New Times

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:40
What is behind Jack Ma's footsteps in Rwanda and Africa?  The New Times

Ma speaks at the official launch of the Electronic World Trade Platform in Kigali on October 31, 2018. Courtesy. Twitter · Facebook · Email · Whatsapp · linkedin ...

Editorial: Corruption in politics and business kills people - Mail and Guardian

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:00
Editorial: Corruption in politics and business kills people  Mail and Guardian

When people are corrupt, other people die. This is not how politicians and companies like to talk. Instead, words such as “chowing” have evolved to make theft ...

Agrizzi: 'I was caught in a cult of bribes' - Mail and Guardian

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:00
Agrizzi: 'I was caught in a cult of bribes'  Mail and Guardian

Dirty deals: Angelo Agrizzi led the Zondo commission through a cellphone video showing then Bosasa chief executive Gavin Watson handling bribe money.

G&Ts will never be the same again - Mail and Guardian

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:00
G&Ts will never be the same again  Mail and Guardian

Artisanal: Distiller Jacques Celliers checks the process at the Ginologist Craft Link Distillery. Photo: Oupa Nkosi. If you think gin these days, you probably think ...