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Dubai firm eyes Barclays Africa

Dubai firm eyes Barclays Africa

  Dubai based Abraaj Group has expressed interest in buying Barclays Africa, owner of Absa, to add to its investments in emerging markets. Media reports

Traction for the SA economy

Traction for the SA economy

The outlook for SA’s economy brightened yesterday with the World Bank forecasting growth of 1.3% this year. The bank says an adequate electricity supply and

EU’s Tusk says May Brexit speech ‘more realistic’

EU’s Tusk says May Brexit speech ‘more realistic’

European Union president Donald Tusk said Tuesday that British Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech on her plans for Brexit provided a “more realistic” picture of

Facebook launches startup programme in Paris campus

Facebook launches startup programme in Paris campus

Facebook launched its first ever startup support programme in Paris Tuesday, in a massive tech incubator funded by a French telecoms billionaire. The social media

Ramaphosa ready for Davos intervention

Ramaphosa ready for Davos intervention

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and his delegation at the World Economic Forum(WEF) annual meeting will share with the world its strategies on economic transformation and

Entrepreneurs must adapt

Entrepreneurs must adapt

To be in business in 2017 owners will need to embrace all that is the Internet of Things Sage, the market leader in Cloud accounting

Young entrepreneur builds own company

Young entrepreneur builds own company

The decision to leave university isn’t always an easy one but for most entrepreneurs, it’s the only choice. Many entrepreneurs often tell the tale of

E-waste rising dangerously in Asia: UN study

E-waste rising dangerously in Asia: UN study

Electronic waste is rising sharply across Asia as higher incomes allow hundreds of millions of people to buy smartphones and other gadgets, with serious consequences

Facebook announces ‘fake news’ offensive in Germany

Facebook announces ‘fake news’ offensive in Germany

Social media giant Facebook announced Sunday that it will introduce new measures to combat fake news in Germany, as Europe’s largest economy and most populous

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Search for US tourists’ attackers still on 

Police in Swartkops in Port Elizabeth are searching for suspects following the abduction of a US tourist in Addo road just outside Motherwell. Police spokesman

U.S. President Barack Obama.Picture: Reuters

Obama’s foreign policy, seen from abroad

US President Barack Obama leaves office having put relations with Cuba on a new footing and helped secure a deal that the West hopes will

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Protesting workers allegedly held officials hostage

City of Tshwane officials were on Tuesday allegedly held hostage as contract workers demanded to be appointed permanently. Meter readers and contract workers demanded to

Gauteng education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi.Picture: Gallo Images

Online admissions to be prioritised: Lesufi

The Gauteng Department of Basic Education is prioritising placement of learners that applied online and where there is adequate space, parents that have walked in

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Phahlane.Picture: ANN7

IPID raids acting police commissioner Phahlane’s home

Independent Police Investigative Directorate(IPID) has obtained a warrant to raid the house of acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane in Sable Hills Waterfront Estate on