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Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest with assets of $1.3 trillion, said Thursday it had last year, for the first time, divested from companies it believes had dubious tax reporting practices.
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Treasury officials on Thursday briefed members of Parliament on the recently tabled budget review. They were grilled on social grants, vaccines and the state bank, among other things.
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French cybercrime investigators said Thursday they were investigating the leak of the medical data of nearly half a million people, including such highly confidential information as their HIV and fertility status.
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Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland hailed the move as a positive message to miners and investors. Companies have been exploring self-generation amid load shedding and rising tariffs.
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Another Federal Reserve reassurance it would not hike interest rates until absolutely necessary buoyed Asian markets Thursday, while traders were also taking heart from positive developments on the vaccine front.
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World stock markets advanced Thursday after US Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell down played interest rate hike concerns and traders took heart from positive vaccine developments.
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Neo Dongwana's retirement will end a nine-year stint on Barloworld's board where share served in various roles before her appointment as chairperson last year.
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PMorgan Chase & Co. strategists said the South African budget has increased their confidence in an overweight call on the country’s stocks made three months ago.
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Liquid Telecom, majority owned by telecoms tycoon Strive Masiyiwa, raised $840 million in a bond sale to refinance debt and expand further into Africa.
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Impala Platinum CEO Nico Muller says will shift its focus to mechanised, shallow and lower-risk opportunities.
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About 4000 cases of re-infection with Covid-19 have been found in South Africa, Barry Schoub, the chair of the country’s Ministerial Advisory Committee on Vaccines, said.
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Woolworths said it is steadfastly focused on elements of strategic priorities, such as the repositioning of its fashion beauty and home division, and maintaining its leadership position in the food sector
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Discovery has modelled the potential of the third wave which shows that expected deaths could climb to 92 500 if there are superspreader events before people are vaccinated.
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Dire warnings led SA to expect the worst for this week’s budget. This explains the level of surprise at the better-than-expected speech from Tito Mboweni on Wednesday, writes Ron Derby
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Efforts are being made to rebuild the capacity at SARS – as such it has been allocated an additional R3 billion to modernise its technology infrastructure systems.
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The financial performance of state-owned enterprises continued to deteriorate in 2020/21, this with the Covid-19 pandemic and associate lockdown impacting their plans.
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VBS liquidators are going after KPMG SA to try to recover some of the funds lost in large-scale fraud that the firm's auditors failed to report.
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Provinces or municipalities not spending their allocated grants from national government - or not complying with grant conditions - could find the fund transfers withheld or allocated elsewhere.
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Government is increasing personal income tax brackets by 5% on average, which is above inflation. This means all individual taxpayers will pay less in income tax this year.
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The European Commission on Wednesday proposed extending a ban on mobile telephone roaming charges across the EU for an additional 10 years.
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