Corporate news helped propel the JSE up almost 2% on Monday and above the psychologically important 65,000 points for the first time, with Naspers and Woolworths leading the gains in a generally risk-on global environment.

In morning trade, Naspers was up 7.69% to R3,838,05, on track for its best day since March 2020, and taking its lead from Tencent...

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