Elon Musk asks Twitter followers if Tesla should accept dogecoin

Question comes days after he called dogecoin a ‘hustle’, but puts it front and centre of cryptocurrency mania

Thyssenkrupp raises outlook on back of global recovery

But German conglomerate's cash flow pinch worries investors

Pepkor first-half profit to rise by up to 58%

Retailer’s strong cash generation enables it to cut  net debt by half

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WATCH: Why Raubex is in an upbeat mood

Raubex CEO Rudolf Fourie talks to Business Day TV about the increase in the group’s order book

Raubex boasts record order book as construction outlook at ‘best in decades’

The group has recovered strongly in the second half of its year to end-February, and is eyeing growth and acquisitions

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Big Oil’s chemical profits rise on growing demand and tight supply

Demand for packaging, medical goods and protective equipment boosts the petrochemical sector

Sappi upbeat as dissolving pulp prices push nine-year high

The global economic recovery and high prices for key products in China has instilled the group with confidence, even as it battles transport issues

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Mondi flags rising profit as Covid-19 drives e-commerce demand

The packaging group has been able to pass on increased input costs to customers, offsetting higher input costs

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AB InBev CEO Brito steps down to be replaced by North America chief

Michel Doukeris, the former head of sales, to succeed fellow Brazilian as brewer targets sales growth

Tesla loses source of credit revenue pivotal to profit streak

Stellantis exits agreement to buy credits worth hundreds of millions from Elon Musk’s group to meet emissions goal

Murray & Roberts lands R1.1bn power station project in Australia

The announcement of the contract at a gas power station project follows an announcement in April the group had won a R2.3bn mining contract

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Maersk expects strong performance to continue to end-2021

The shipping container giant says demand has led to bottlenecks, driving up freight rates

Value Logistics grows earnings as shipping delays hit truck rentals

Company says delays have increased the cost of sea freight services, while reduced imports cut demand for trucking

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Combined Motor Holdings pays dividend after ‘outstanding’ recovery

Company grew its cash resources through cost cutting despite sales slump

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WATCH: Can factory activity keep expanding?

Absa senior economist Miyelani Maluleke talks to Business Day TV about the latest PMI data

Italtile CEO Jan Potgieter to retire and emigrate at year end

Potgieter will be retiring after just more than seven years as the business focuses on manufacturing

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