Business News

RSS Business Day Live Markets

RSS Business Day Live Economy


RSS IOL

RSS SABC

  • Municipalities implicated in VBS corruption face probe August 20, 2018
    Limpopo's Treasury Department has appointed a forensic team to investigate alleged irregularities against ten municipalities that invested with the troubled VBS Mutual Bank. The post Municipalities implicated in VBS corruption face probe appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader..
  • ‘Suspension’ deadline looms for three Transnet executives August 20, 2018
    Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama and two other executives have until the end of Monday to give reasons why they should not be suspended. The post ‘Suspension’ deadline looms for three Transnet executives appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader..
  • Loeries honour remarkable creatives August 19, 2018
    Newly announced Loeries chairperson Tseliso Rangaka says the multi-billion dollar brand communication industry still needs to undergo transformation. The post Loeries honour remarkable creatives appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader..
  • New substation for Atlantis in Western Cape August 19, 2018
    A new R114 million substation has been commissioned to increase electricity generation in Atlantis on the Cape West Coast. The post New substation for Atlantis in Western Cape appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader..
  • Chinese police nab suspects after $87 mln cryptocurrency theft August 19, 2018
    Chinese police have arrested three suspects alleged to have stolen assets worth 600 million yuan ($87 million) through hacking. The post Chinese police nab suspects after $87 mln cryptocurrency theft appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader..
  • UK’s richest man forced out of the shadows August 19, 2018
    Reclusive titan of industry Jim Ratcliffe has found himself under unusual scrutiny after being declared Britain's richest man, with his political leanings and tax affairs coming under the microscope. The post UK’s richest man forced out of the shadows appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all […]

RSS Tech Central

  • Uber raises red flags over changes to SA law August 20, 2018
    Uber has asked government to delay the implementation of a new licensing framework for drivers until “current challenges” experienced by public transport operators for operating licences are resolved.
  • Cape Town Internet Exchange extended to three sites August 20, 2018
    The Cape Town Internet Exchange (Cinx), an Internet exchange point operated by INX-ZA, has been expanded to a third location in Diep River.
  • New South African telescope Hyrax to chase universe’s mysteries August 20, 2018
    The Hydrogen Intensity and Real-time Analysis eXperiment (Hirax) project is an international collaboration being led by scientists from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
  • Naspers concludes $2.2-billion Flipkart sale August 20, 2018
    Naspers said on Monday that it has concluded the sale of its 11.2% stake in Indian e-commerce company Flipkart, realising $2.2-billion (about R32.2-billion) in proceeds.
  • Twitter reluctant to censor political views August 20, 2018
    While lamenting abusive conduct on Twitter, CEO Jack Dorsey said any move to block content based on political or social views would stoke already rising concern about the power of social media companies.
  • ZTE back in business in South Africa August 20, 2018
    After suspending operations around the world following a ban by the US government, ZTE South Africa is back in business, the Chinese telecommunications equipment company said on Monday.

RSS Allan Gray

  • Offshore investing: Not a popularity contest August 9, 2018
    There is no such thing as a ‘popular investment opportunity’. If it’s popular, then that popularity will already be reflected in the price you have to pay. A...
  • How to spot investment red flags August 2, 2018
    South Africa has been rocked by a series of corporate scandals in recent years that have sent the share prices of former blue-chip companies like Steinhoff a...
  • Employer-assisted savings can help fix SA's dire savings rate July 26, 2018
    July is National Savings Month in South Africa. Is there more you can be doing as an employer to help your employees save towards their future financial...
  • Increasing policy uncertainty July 19, 2018
    With few exceptions, notably India, most countries experienced slower economic growth in the first quarter of 2018. Anecdotal evidence suggests that that the...
  • How Allan Gray values a stock July 17, 2018
    Allan Gray is a strong proponent of value investing, the mantra famously championed by Warren Buffet. Put simply, value investing is the concept of buying...
  • Corporate democracy: Moving beyond box-like thinking July 17, 2018
    At the 2018 Allan Gray Investment Summit, keynote speaker Ricardo Semler challenged delegates to find new solutions to problems: “We have become box people w...

RSS Red Website Design

  • How to Game the SEO System Without Getting in Trouble With Google [Infographic] August 20, 2018
    So, you want to master SEO, and you’d like to get ahead of your competitors, but you also want to steer clear of Google’s penalty system? QuickSprout share their guide to a penalty-free SEO strategy in this infographic. Here’s a quick summary: Penalties to avoid Focus on relevance Diversify anchor text Build brand signals Build […]
  • Pinterest for Business: 7 Powerful Strategies to Implement Right Now [Infographic] August 20, 2018
    Are you considering investing time and money into a Pinterest marketing campaign? Want to know the key strategies that can lead you towards success? Branex share their tips for success in this infographic. Here’s a quick summary: Let visitors pin from your website Pin frequently Show your products in action Be social Rich pins Pinterest […]
  • How to Create Blog Content That Creates Paying Customers [Infographic] August 20, 2018
    Are you wasting time and money blogging just for the sake of it? Want to create blog content that actually leads to paying customers? Payfort share their tips for success in this infographic. Here’s a quick summary: Create content for brand awareness Answer “pre-buying” questions Create more evergreen content Amplify the right content through paid […]
  • Creating a New Website? 27 Things Small Business Websites Need [Infographic] August 17, 2018
    Are you in the process of creating a new website for your business? Want to know the features you should include to cater for your visitors’ requirements? Dubai Monsters share 27 features most small business websites need in this infographic. They break things down into the following categories: Header Above the fold Below the fold […]
  • Content Marketing Basics: 30+ Tips to Create Mouth-Watering Blog Posts [Infographic] August 17, 2018
    Are you just getting started with a blog for your business? Need some help creating posts that resonate with your audience? THG Writing Services share their guide to mouth-watering posts in this infographic. They break things down into the following categories: Idea Headline Writing Image Design Check out the infographic for more detail. The post […]
  • A Beginners Guide to LinkedIn Video Ads [2 x Infographics] August 17, 2018
    Are you considering investing in video ads on LinkedIn? Need some stats and tips to help you get started? LinkedIn share the information you need to know in these two infographics. Here’s what you’ll learn in each: 9 tips on how to create effective LinkedIn video ads, with examples – source How to use LinkedIn […]