Eskom refuses request for information on Optimum fine

AfriBusiness filed an application under the Promotion of Access to Information Act, seeking information on a settlement Eskom says is confidential

Lynne Brown axes Chwayita Mabude from Eskom board

Mabude was also removed from the Acsa board and then reinstated after President Jacob Zuma’s Cabinet reshuffle

BUSINESS DAY TV: We are comfortably hedged but the real issue is GDP

Teddy Daka, CEO of Ansys Limited, discusses its full-year results, with Caroline Cremen from AdviceWorx

BUSINESS DAY TV: Three years of litigation likely over Mining Charter

Peter Leon, global co-chair for Africa at Herbert Smith Freehills, discusses the legal implications of the new Mining Charter

BUSINESS DAY TV: Things are tougher, says Peregrine’s Hertz

Peregrine Group CEO Jonathan Hertz takes us through full-year results, which show the financial services company maintaining its dividend despite a dip in ...

‘Gangbusters’ SpaceX to launch two missions this weekend

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has already launched more missions this year than all of 2016, and notes ‘It’s starting to feel kinda normal to re-use rockets’

Maswanganyi lauds Sanral for reaching 45% of targets in spite of challenges

The heads of transport entities will be held accountable for performance — but they are doing fine, Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi says

SA Rooibos Council defends member, Rooibos Ltd

Rooibos Ltd was accused of anti-competitive behaviour in 2015 and has now been referred to the Competition Tribunal

Five Group Five board members quit, leaving only the CEO and finance officer

Chairperson Philisiwe Mthethwa and the four others will leave Group Five’s board at an extraordinary general meeting to vote in new directors on July 24

European ferrochrome price dips nearly 30% in quarter, Merafe says

Though down from the previous quarter, the price was 12% higher than the 98c in the third quarter of 2016, sending Merafe’s share price up 0.85%

Facebook launches UK initiative to fight online terrorism

The programme will train and fund local NGOs to monitor and respond to extremist content, and create a direct line of communication with Facebook

BUSINESS DAY TV: I fail to see what’s wrong with local procurement, Mothata says

Lesiba Mothata, group executive economist at Investment Solutions discusses the implications for SA if the Reserve Bank’s mandate is changed

Disrupt and grow, KPMG tells CEOs after releasing new CEO Outlook

SPONSORED | Uncertainty in the past year has compelled CEOs to think in fresh ways about the disruptive forces affecting their businesses

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MMI unveils new management after recent resignations

Mary Vilakazi has been named group deputy CEO, in a post that combines the previous chief operating officer and financial director roles

COMPANY COMMENT: Puzzling case of Net1’s share-price movement

The Black Sash had intervened in that application in a bid to protect social grant beneficiaries

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