Richemont earnings growth ebbs on Chinese market slowdown

Richemont's full year earnings have slowed in comparison with the last three years, as the Chinese government cracked down on spending by officials.

Knowing what makes women tick essential for watchmakers

Luxury brands have turned their attention to female customers with an aim to have them buy as many watches as they do shoes.

Richemont sales growth disappoints as China declines

Sales of luxury goods grew at a lower rate than expected as China continues to clamp down on the use of watches and jewellery as bribes.

China crack-down on jewellery bribes sees Richemont sales wane

Richemont's revenue growth has slowed in China as a result of more prudent Chinese consumers and a government crack-down on jewellery used as bribes.

Fracking: Shell SA’s shale drive riles farmers

Shell's Karoo fracking plans have catalysed a battle between the government and farmers as well as conservationists like billionaire Johann Rupert.

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Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

Customised MTN TikTok data bundles are available to all prepaid customers on *136*2#.

Marketers need to reinvent themselves

Marketing is an exciting discipline, offering the perfect fit for individuals who are equally interested in business, human dynamics and strategic thinking. But the...

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.