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Thando Maeko

Thando Maeko

Thando Maeko is an Adamela Trust business reporter at the Mail & Guardian.
CCMA case increases from national minimum wage
CCMA case increases from national minimum wage
“We are really battling to cope,” says executive director of the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), Cameron...
Survé blames Gordhan for raid on offices
Survé blames Gordhan for raid on offices
Chairman of Sekunjalo Holdings, Iqbal Survé has pointed fingers at the minister of public enterprises, Pravin Gordhan, following a raid by the...
Collusion in private hospitals
Collusion in private hospitals
After five years of studying the private healthcare market, the Competition Commission this week released comprehensive findings that paint a bleak...
Consumers get the short end of the private healthcare stick, commission finds
Consumers get the short end of the private healthcare stick, commission finds
The Competition Commission has laid the blame for the rising cost of private healthcare at the feet of the national health department.
When you’re hacked on WhatsApp
When you’re hacked on WhatsApp
Sisyphus had it easy compared to police officers who are tasked with investigating who might have compromised your WhatsApp account. The mythical...
Axed Moyo meets with Old Mutual shareholders
Axed Moyo meets with Old Mutual shareholders
Fired Old Mutual chief executive, Peter Moyo says he has met with at least five of the JSE-listed company’s institutional investors in a bid to...
Moyo lawyers: Manuel in contempt of court
Moyo lawyers: Manuel in contempt of court
Financial services giant, Old Mutual now faces four claims of contempt of court including one arising from board chairperson Trevor Manuel describing Judge Brian Mashile as a “single individual who happens to...
Big JSE shake-up as Prosus lists
Big JSE shake-up as Prosus lists
Then there were three. Earlier this year tech and media giant Naspers hived off its MultiChoice interests into a separate listing, while last week...
Manuel: Moyo is welcome... to drink coffee
Manuel: Moyo is welcome... to drink coffee
Old Mutual board chairperson Trevor Manuel says Peter Moyo, the company’s twice-fired chief executive, is allowed into its swanky offices in...
Foreign truck drivers terrified in SA
Foreign truck drivers terrified in SA
The N12 near the small town of Ogies in Mpumalanga was the site of violent protests aimed at foreign truck drivers at the beginning of this month....
Attacks point to ‘deeply entrenched’ xenophobic attitudes
Attacks point to ‘deeply entrenched’ xenophobic attitudes
The government’s plan to combat the scourge of xenophobia was shown to have borne little fruit this week, when the country was once again gripped...
Tito tackles the water crisis
Tito tackles the water crisis
This week about 2 500 residents in Tshwane experienced what could be a daily occurrence in South Africa should the country leave its water...