Samsung’s final word on the Galaxy Note 7 fires: it was definitely the battery

The consumer electronics giant has finalised its report on the fires that led to a global recall and has apologised for the ‘discomfort and concern’ of its ...

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Hulamin expects full-year HEPS to double

Aluminium producer says the financial performance was achieved despite the stronger rand and relatively stable prices on the London Metal Exchange

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Yahoo says the US SEC is probing it over previously disclosed cyber attack

Securities and Exchange Commission is reportedly investigating whether two data breaches should have been reported sooner to investors

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Stillwater bid ‘stymied merger’

Sibanye Gold’s decision to offer $2.2bn cash for US-based company threatens tie-up with Lonmin

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ARC seals deal worth R753m

African Rainbow Capital shareholders approve Patrice Motsepe’s deal to buy 10% of Alexander Forbes Limited

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Insurers shrug off healthcare regulations

Clientele and Hollard temper expectations of major changes following the Treasury’s new healthcare demarcation regulations

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What the rise of community radio stations means for the mainstream

Community radio stations have proliferated in SA and are drawing big audiences, but advertisers are sticking with the big players

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AB InBev to cut manager jobs in SA

AB InBev stresses the voluntary severance targeting management will not interfere with commitments on post-merger employment

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African Bank on track for expansion

That the bank launched without any legacy systems was an advantage, says finance chief Gustav Raubenheimer

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Bugbears still plague listed property zone

Has the SA listed property sector’s corporate governance kept pace with all its dramatic changes?

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Top local banks mull tenders for social grants contract

FNB, Capitec, Nedbank and Postbank are among SA's top banks weighing a Sassa tender

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Oil proves sticky in tough year for

General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt is looking to increase his bet on crude by combining the oil operations with Baker Hughes

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Nigeria’s aviation sector crashing

Airlines in the country generally have a short life span: in 35 years more than 40 operators have gone bust, including Nigeria Airways

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Prosecutor wants S&P officials jailed

Ratings agencies have come under fire in Italy for their role during the sovereign debt crisis

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Premium brands help lift P&G sales

The results reflect a crusade by CEO David Taylor to get consumers to pay a bit more for select items

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Apple aims to upend royalty setup

Apple's court case seeking $1bn is a challenge to the way Qualcomm calculates its licensing fees

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