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Sharda Naidoo

Sharda Naidoo

    Marcus gives big five banks a hand
    Marcus gives big five banks a hand
    In an unprecedented move to bombproof SA's major lenders, a multibillion-rand emergency fund has been set up to help them weather any liquidity storm.
    Shareholders lose out as Anglo delays on dividend
    Shareholders lose out as Anglo delays on dividend
    Anglo American's Cynthia Carroll and her lieutenants seem to have dropped the ball in persuading the company's board to approve their last dividend.
    MTN whipped, but still a good buy
    MTN whipped, but still a good buy
    Although MTN has been involved in court battles after allegations of corruption surfaced, its share prices hasn't plummeted and profits are certain.
    Cellphone giant upbeat over trial
    Cellphone giant upbeat over trial
    MTN has moved to have the corruption case against them thrown out of a US court, but rival Turkcell is ready to do battle.
    MTN's leak could be hung out to dry
    MTN's leak could be hung out to dry
    The person who leaked the MTN and Turkcell memos has to face the possibility of being implicated in the bribery of Iran government officials' claims.
    Obama order puts screws on MTN
    Obama order puts screws on MTN
    Cellphone giant MTN has sought advice in the wake of sanctions by the United States against companies that aid human rights abuses.
    Shareholder revolt rocks Turkcell
    Shareholder revolt rocks Turkcell
    Turkcell's internal strife has the potential to play into the hands of South African cellphone giant MTN, which is tied to its corruption case.
    Sasol's plans to quit Iran under way
    Sasol's plans to quit Iran under way
    With MTN refusing to pull out of Iran, Sasol has stopped buying Iranian crude oil in a move to exit the Islamic republic.
    Row over new securities tax
    Row over new securities tax
    Analysts have claimed that billions are at stake and the derivatives market could be destroyed because of the new securities tax touted by government.
    Whistle-blower played an ace
    Whistle-blower played an ace
    Inside information from a whistle-blower has played into the hands of Turkcell's long-running legal battle with Iran and MTN.
    Brutal cuts stun Absa staff
    Brutal cuts stun Absa staff
    Absa has issued hundreds of staff members with retrenchment notices but it claims it's in the interests of its clients and a more efficient operation.