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Barclays and HSBC tell staff they can return to the office

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Carry1st raises R300m from investors in latest capital raise

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Black Friday deals help TFG to 17% sales bump in December quarter

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Truworths flags revenue and profit growth, but civil unrest bites

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Serbia ends Rio Tinto’s lithium mine plan on environmental concerns

Anglo-Australian miner falls after the government yields to demands by green groups to halt the $2.4bn Jadar project

Mr Price gets boost from new acquisitions, but reports market share slip

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JSE will not offer last year’s ‘easy money’ in 2022, says Denker Capital

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Investor Terry Smith renews attack on Unilever after failed GSK bid

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Deliveroo surprises with sharp rise in orders

Food delivery group hits the top end of its full-year guidance and shrugs off new rules for gig workers  from the EU

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