EDITOR’S LUNCHBOX: Getting inside Julius Malema’s head
Stories of Note
Bytes from the digital world
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has gazetted an increase in the single exit price for medicines and scheduled substances, which the pharmaceutical industry says is "pitifully low" and will have a devastating impact on small manufacturers, in particular.
MTN’s share price fell 2% to R133 on Thursday morning after it warned that a R6bn profit from a deal with cellphone tower operator IHS would be cut by R2.8bn.
In My Opinion
Matters of debate
Politicians say the darndest things. Fin24 has compiled some of 2017’s political and business gems, such as Water Affairs and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane’s "Let the rand fall, we will pick it up".
The long and the short of the markets
It was a great year to hold bitcoin, but a bad time to have been invested in the Uzbek soum.
It turns out 2017 was a good year to be a bond investor — if you picked the right spots. Next year presents plenty of potential pitfalls, from divining the path of inflation to determining whether tight credit spreads can persist.
Oh, Very Twitty
The lighter side of the web
Christmas entertainment for many of us this year has come from the ongoing twitter war between Police Minister Fikile Mbalula and EFF leader Julius Malema.