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Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 12:29

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source. Tuesday, February 6, 2018 13:37. By REUTERS. Morgan Tsvangirai, veteran leader of Zimbabwe's main opposition party Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). AFP PHOTO. Facebook · Twitter ...
Morgan Tsvangirai said to be critically ill in SABusiness Day

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ANALYSIS: How Bell Pottinger met its end in South Africa - Independent Online

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 12:01

Independent Online

ANALYSIS: How Bell Pottinger met its end in South Africa
Independent Online
How Bell Pottinger went bankrupt is a tale of corporate skulduggery that seems lifted from “House of Cards,” the P.R. edition. During the Gupta disaster, a vicious boardroom struggle unfolded, one that pitted a co-founder, Tim Bell, against James ...

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[ALERT] SA business confidence hits 2.5 year high in January - Eyewitness News

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:24

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[ALERT] SA business confidence hits 2.5 year high in January
Eyewitness News
Share · Reuters | about 12 hours ago. JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's business confidence index rose for a third month in a row in January to its highest since late 2015, with expectations that the new leadership of the country's governing party would ...

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UPDATE 1-South Africa business confidence hits 2-1/2 year high in January - Reuters

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:22

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UPDATE 1-South Africa business confidence hits 2-1/2 year high in January
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JOHANNESBURG, Feb 6 (Reuters) - South Africa's business confidence rose for a third month in a row in January to its highest since late 2015, on expectations that the new leadership of the ruling party will stabilise economic policy, a survey showed on ...
South Africa business confidence hits 2-1/2 year high in JanuaryNasdaq

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South Africa business confidence hits 2-1/2 year high in January - Nasdaq

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:03

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South Africa business confidence hits 2-1/2 year high in January
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JOHANNESBURG, Feb 6 (Reuters) - South Africa's business confidence index rose for a third month in a row in January to its highest since late 2015, with expectations that the new leadership of the country's ruling party would stabilise economic policy ...

South Africa Business Confidence Rises to Highest Since Nene Fired - Bloomberg

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 10:51

South Africa Business Confidence Rises to Highest Since Nene Fired
Bloomberg
South African business confidence rose to the highest level since before Nhlanhla Nene was fired as finance minister in 2015, the first of many events that hurt prospects and impacted markets in the continent's most-industrialized economy. The index ...

Firm unveils proposed Africa's tallest residential luxury tower in Nairobi - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 09:12

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Firm unveils proposed Africa's tallest residential luxury tower in Nairobi
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
Firm unveils proposed Africa's tallest residential luxury tower in Nairobi. Tuesday, February 6, 2018 10:58. An artist's impression of the 88 Nairobi Condominium, a residential apartment that is coming up in Nairobi's Upper Hill district. At 44 floors ...

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How much money the average ransomware attack costs businesses in South Africa - BusinessTech

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 08:32

BusinessTech

How much money the average ransomware attack costs businesses in South Africa
BusinessTech
Local businesses in South Africa are falling victim to repeated ransomware attacks, according to a new survey from global network and endpoint security provider, Sophos. The findings of its survey, The State of Endpoint Security Today shows the extent ...

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The wealthy put on blinkers when South Africa's democracy dawned - Business Day

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 05:12

Business Day

The wealthy put on blinkers when South Africa's democracy dawned
Business Day
For this class of people, it is business as usual in SA: they charge high interest rates on loans; expect immediate, First World-standard service in every shop they visit; ask for sizeable monthly payments for subscription television; amass ...

DEİK to hold Africa summit in first major event of 2018 - Daily Sabah

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 23:33

DEİK to hold Africa summit in first major event of 2018
Daily Sabah
The Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEİK) Turkey-Africa Business Councils run their activities with the mission of the development and diversification of economic relations with the African continent. DEİK Turkey-Africa Business Councils are planning ...

10 Takeaways From Saraki's Georgetown Africa Business Conference Address - Nigeria News

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 20:51

Nigeria News

10 Takeaways From Saraki's Georgetown Africa Business Conference Address
Nigeria News
The President of the Senate, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Saturday, delivered a keynote address at Georgetown University, Washington D.C's Africa Business Conference. The conference was hosted by Georgetown's McDonough School of Business in ...

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Mondo Ride raises Sh203m for expansion drive in Africa - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 20:09

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Mondo Ride raises Sh203m for expansion drive in Africa
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
CompaniesKwale titanium miner nets Sh5.2bn in exports. One of the anchor investors in this round of fundraising was ISON Group, a Lagos-based IT firm that operates in 25 countries. Mondo says it has about 6,000 drivers in the five African cities where ...

Uganda exports more goods to Kenya than South Africa - African Business Chief

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:10

African Business Chief

Uganda exports more goods to Kenya than South Africa
African Business Chief
Read the latest issue of Business Chief, Africa edition, here. South Africa exported only Sh4.6bn ($45.4mn) in November, falling by 5.66% from the previous month's worth. Kenya regularly purchases food goods – specifically cereal – from its west ...
Uganda overtakes South Africa in Kenya exportsDaily Nation

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Paul Kagame, CEOs Laud ECA's Push for Private-Sector-Led Growth in Africa - AllAfrica.com

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 14:28

Paul Kagame, CEOs Laud ECA's Push for Private-Sector-Led Growth in Africa
AllAfrica.com
Addis Ababa — In his opening remarks at the Africa Business and Investment Forum that took place on 30 January in Addis Ababa, Paul Kagame - President of Rwanda and Chairperson of the African Union (AU) - praised the Economic Commission for Africa ...

Africa: Business Unusual Will Drive Africa's Quest to Achieve Health Care for All - AllAfrica.com

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 13:01

Africa: Business Unusual Will Drive Africa's Quest to Achieve Health Care for All
AllAfrica.com
Nairobi — Africa's quest for health continues to be held back by a combination of factors such as natural disasters and pandemics, prevailing high rates of communicable and rising incidence of non-communicable diseases, sedentary lifestyles, road ...

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Bitcoin: the tax question in South Africa - BusinessTech

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 12:13

BusinessTech

Bitcoin: the tax question in South Africa
BusinessTech
Attorney at Tax Consulting SA, Christopher Renwick says that South Africa is keeping pace with the current Bitcoin trend, which is positive – as in an increasingly digital world, it was always going to be a matter of time before currency too, became ...

Kenya Revenue Authority pushing for new tech laws - African Business Chief

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:57

African Business Chief

Kenya Revenue Authority pushing for new tech laws
African Business Chief
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has announced its plans to enforce a new rule that requires international tech companies to reveal revenue generated in Kenya. The potential new legislature aims to deter revenue leakage by tax avoidance. The plans ...

How Bell Pottinger, PR Firm for Despots and Rogues, Met Its End in South Africa - New York Times

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:54

New York Times

How Bell Pottinger, PR Firm for Despots and Rogues, Met Its End in South Africa
New York Times
How Bell Pottinger went bankrupt is a tale of corporate skulduggery that seems lifted from “House of Cards,” the P.R. edition. During the Gupta disaster, a vicious boardroom struggle unfolded, one that pitted a co-founder, Tim Bell, against James ...

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Business Unusual will Drive Africa's Quest to achieve Health Care for All - Inter Press Service

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 09:35

Inter Press Service

Business Unusual will Drive Africa's Quest to achieve Health Care for All
Inter Press Service
Few frontiers provide greater potential for African countries to achieve UHC than information technology. “Just as mobile payments have transformed Kenyan markets, I think innovations in the health sector— from machine learning algorithms that help ...

Infographic: Africa equities market – Ghana continues to impress - Capital FM Kenya

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 07:42

Capital FM Kenya

Infographic: Africa equities market – Ghana continues to impress
Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 5 – Ghana's 2018 rally continues to gain traction after its equities market stood out as last week's top performer up 4.5 percent week on week. South Africa's market was the bottom performer having dipped by 5.9 percent week on week ...
Star of Africa in 2018 Lenders' Economic Forecasts Is GhanaBloomberg

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