Huawei to cut output by $30bn in 2019/2020, says founder

Huawei has emerged as a key bone of contention in the wider China-US trade war

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Parliament trims state of the nation address budget

Deputy speaker Lechesa Tsenoli says  the budget has been cut to about R2m from just over R9m five years ago

Struggling Omnia flags impairments ahead of annual results

The chemicals and fertiliser maker’s shares have lost three-quarters of their value since mid-March 2018, partly on debt concerns

US farmers may harvest hemp as China trade war drags on

As the FDA seems chilled about hemp as a crop, rather than an often specious medical cure-all, farmers are pondering the move to CBD

Huawei pushes ahead with own operating system

Chinese telecom company targets Hongmeng software to replace Alphabet’s Android operating system

Vehicle sector wage talks could hamper economic recovery

Union Numsa has already issued a stern warning to leaders in the automotive industry that the upcoming negotiations will be difficult

SA not alone if it changed the Reserve Bank’s mandate

Many countries’ central banks have dual mandates or a broader role in their state’s policy than that of SA’s, with attendant pros and cons

Financial watchdog clears Nepi Rockcastle

Market authority says it cannot find any evidence of directors or related parties manipulating the eastern European shopping centre owner's share price

MultiChoice’s Showmax adds live sports offering

DStv subscribers can now watch selected live sports content via its Showmax platform, which will add new live-game offerings over time

GENEVIEVE QUINTAL: MPs are steeped in the politics of the stomach rather than serving SA

The spate of resignations from the National Assembly points to the true motives of many who enter parliament

Fourways Mall spells the end for shopping centre boom

The shopping centre has grown by some 90,000m2 in a four-year revamp, making it the largest mall in Africa, as its landlord looks to capitalise on a fast ...

Reinet extends share buyback programme to more than R2bn

Investment company says the purpose of the programme is to return value to shareholders

JONNY STEINBERG: The centre held in May poll thanks to fear not hope

Fear of corruption motivated voters more than any other sentiment, capping support for a tainted EFF

Sarah Sanders opts to move on from White House

White House press secretary was among the longest tenured of an inner circle that has experienced record turnover among senior staff

EDITORIAL: Reserve Bank debate a big distraction

The noise about the Bank is just another expression of the tendency to postpone difficult conversations and seek distractions

Government urged to ditch ‘Airbnb’ bill

Opponents say regulation will hurt the tourism industry by hobbling home rentals

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