PIC denies reports of new CEO being considered

‘The appointment of the CEO is done by the finance minister after receiving recommendations from the PIC board’

EDITORIAL: Business rescues drag on

Although the success rate is low, it is often a better way forward for distressed companies

KHAYA SITHOLE: Adapt or die: why the hospitality sector must keep up with disruptors

While the Tourism Amendment Bill will help to regulate entities such as Airbnb, change is also needed within the industry

MAGDA WIERZYCKA: PIC twists and turns more gripping than Zondo inquiry

Whenever you see facts and figures being quoted out of context, listen closely. It is never random

What the Mueller report says, and what is being said about it

The early release is slowly being digested, with the usual people making the usual complaints — and Trump crowing

Rand slips amid pressure on emerging-market currencies

The dollar has firmed as a result of disappointing eurozone data, but the rand has avoided the losses of some of its emerging-market peers

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Use our elections website to browse past results for your area on our nifty interactive maps, or check your registration and voting station

MARKET WRAP: JSE extends winning run to six consecutive weeks

The all share has gained 4.89% so far in April and is now up 12.3% in 2019

State-capture inquiry needs more lawyers

The commission of inquiry into state capture has admitted it needs to appoint more lawyers to increase its capacity

Comair interdicts Numsa’s Easter strike

The Labour Court reserved judgement, but has interdicted a strike by National Union of Metalworkers of SA-affiliated ground crew

Condensed milk or an R80,000 bull? MPs reveal their gifts

From the ‘donation’ of an SUV worth R864,000 to two-minute noodles, MPs reveal their 2018 register of ‘interests’

Will Ramaphosa pardon AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo?

Dalindyebo is serving a 12-year sentence for arson, assault, defeating the ends of justice and kidnapping

Amcu limps out of Sibanye strike far weaker

After five months and nine deaths the union is exposed going into platinum wage talks

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Deadline for special vote applications announced by IEC

The two types of special votes can be made at home or at a voting station

Clicks bucks the trend, speeds up store roll-out

The beauty and health retailer plans to open 41 outlets this financial year


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