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Hedge fund shorts African Bank shares

A major hedge fund is shorting shares in the unsecured lender in expectation of further declines.

PPC seeks more Africa projects to boost cement capacity by 75%

The cement giant expects to producing 14-million tonnes by 2017 on the back of expansion across the continent.

Woolworths first-half profit increases to 22%

Woolworths has boosted sales despite a other retailers such as Shoprite and Truworths seeing a slow-down.

SA retail stocks advance for second month

South African retail stocks have risen for a second month, on speculation that the US Federal Reserve will maintain stimulus.

Discovery profit declines 6% as claims and costs increase

An increasing number of medical aid claims and higher costs saw the company's full-year profits fall by 6%.

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High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories