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Slice of life: A labour of love – and victory
Slice of life: A labour of love – and victory
I was very nervous. I had never been at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) representing workers. I’ve always been...
Steinhoff implosion staggers SA
Steinhoff implosion staggers SA
The collapse of Steinhoff International’s share price this week, following allegations of accounting fraud, is being described as the biggest...
Steinhoff shares plunge 60% as Jooste quits over alleged accounting irregularities
Steinhoff shares plunge 60% as Jooste quits over alleged accounting irregularities
Shares in South Africa-based German-listed retail giant Steinhoff fell almost 60% on Wednesday after the company announced the resignation of its...
Computicket hauled over the coals
Computicket hauled over the coals
A seven-year legal battle between Computicket and the Competition Commission is coming to a head at the Competition Tribunal in Pretoria.
SA businesses in Africa could feel 'heat' of xenophobic attacks
SA businesses in Africa could feel 'heat' of xenophobic attacks
South Africa’s cabinet warned on Friday that companies operating in the rest of Africa may be targeted, just as Johannesburg-based Sasol Ltd....
Mandela funeral closure cost Shoprite about R260m
Mandela funeral closure cost Shoprite about R260m
It cost Shoprite an estimated R260-million to close its stores on the day of former president Nelson Mandela's funeral, the New Age...
South African business to close for Mandela's funeral
South African business to close for Mandela's funeral
South African businesses, including shops owned by Wal-Mart Stores,  Massmart Holdings unit and a mine owned by Kumba Iron Ore, will be closed...
Spar moves into Africa starting with Angola
Spar moves into Africa starting with Angola
Spar Group, a food and liquor retailer, will open its first store in Angola on December 10, working with a local partner, finance director Mark...
Shoprite's growth slows on weaker consumer spending
Shoprite's growth slows on weaker consumer spending
Net income rose 19% to R3.62-billion in the 12 months through June, South Africa's largest retailer said on Tuesday in a statement. That was...
Walmart not making massive dent
Walmart not making massive dent
Shortly after Walmart's purchase of local retailer Massmart was announced, Shoprite chief executive Whitey ­Basson famously declared that if...
Mr Moneybags shrugs off the load
Mr Moneybags shrugs off the load
Customs officials must get tired of rifling through people's luggage in search of illegal substances, only to find dirty laundry. But the...
Shoprite's first-half profits up by nearly 20%
Shoprite's first-half profits up by nearly 20%
Africa's biggest food retailer Shoprite reported an 18.6% rise in first-half profits on Tuesday. This was helped by higher prices, a favourable...

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