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    Pravin Gordhan says probe into him is 'nothing but political mischief'
    Pravin Gordhan says probe into him is 'nothing but political mischief'
    South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said the police investigation against him is nothing but political mischief and will be resolved...
    What is Pokémon Go, why are people going crazy over it and how can you play it in SA?
    What is Pokémon Go, why are people going crazy over it and how can you play it in SA?
    Depending on whom you ask, Pokémon Go is either a revolutionary smartphone experience or potentially lethal fad. Either way, here's an overview...
    Unfiltered Trump gets boot as BuzzFeed likens ads to cigarettes
    Unfiltered Trump gets boot as BuzzFeed likens ads to cigarettes
    BuzzFeed terminated a deal to run “Trump for President” advertising on its website, likening the decision to rejecting spots for cigarettes....
    Investors most bullish on South Africa since 2010 as flows surge
    Investors most bullish on South Africa since 2010 as flows surge
    If anyone had doubts about the strength of the rebound in South African stocks, the latest data on exchange-traded funds should put them to...
    Green bonds take root in China
    Green bonds take root in China
    China is set to become a hotbed for the $100-­billion market in bonds tied to environmentally friendly investments as authorities and developers...
    The beer-all and end-all of mergers still has some way to go
    The beer-all and end-all of mergers still has some way to go
    It is a deal full of “biggests” and “evers” and “mosts”. The R1.4‑trillion proposed buyout of SABMiller by Anheuser-Busch InBev, which...
    Chinese stocks rise, paring world's worst quarterly performance
    Chinese stocks rise, paring world's worst quarterly performance
    The Shanghai Composite Index has tumbled by 29% since the end of June, the biggest slump among benchmark global gauges. The measure rose...
    Hong Kong billionaire plans African rival to Netflix
    Hong Kong billionaire plans African rival to Netflix
    PCCW, controlled by Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li, is planning a video-on-demand service for South Africa that would compete with Netflix and...
    Chinese stocks still overvalued
    Chinese stocks still overvalued
    For all the losses in Chinese stocks since the nation's record bull market ended in June, shares on mainland exchanges are still more than twice as...
    China's stocks sink most since 2007 as state intervention fails
    China's stocks sink most since 2007 as state intervention fails
    The Shanghai Composite Index tumbled 8.9% to 3 197.31 at 1.14pm local time, erasing its gain for the year. The Hang Seng China Enterprises...
    China devalues yuan again, creates 'perfect storm' for Asia economies
    China devalues yuan again, creates 'perfect storm' for Asia economies
    Just as Asia's central banks were bracing for an expected increase in US interest rates, China has given them another headache to deal with.
    Gold leads commodities plunge
    Gold leads commodities plunge
    The global commodity price collapse is deepening amid weak demand and anticipation of an interest rate hike in the United States, and has dragged...