Business Day is a national daily newspaper in South Africa, published from Monday to Friday and also available as an e-edition (a digital replica of the print edition). Based in Parktown, Johannesburg, it is edited by Tim Cohen and published by Tiso Blackstar Group. Our digital editor is Malgosia Kijko.

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The newspaper, launched on May 1 1985, covers all major national and international news, with a specific focus on the South African economy and business sector, the political economy, companies and financial markets. It also contains an influential opinion section with several popular columnists, along with coverage of sport, travel, books, arts and entertainment.

The Business Day website has a responsive design, making it easy to read on mobile devices, or readers can download the free app for iOS and Android mobile devices. We offer quality reporting throughout the day, seven days a week, breaking the news with stories, email newsletters, and multimedia. 

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Our website is part of BusinessLIVE, the showcase business portal bringing you the best of Business Day, the Financial Mail, the Sunday Times's Business Times, the Rand Daily Mail and Investors Monthly

Much of the website is free to read. Readers who register – it's quick and free – can comment on articles and subscribe to a range of email newsletters. That registration is valid across BusinessLIVE, Business Day, the Financial Mail and the Rand Daily Mail.

Readers who then subscribe to BusinessLIVE Premium from R120 per month also have access to the best of our columnists, exclusive news and analysis along with exclusive daily content from the Financial Times and a range of financial markets data and indicators from trusted data source Morningstar.

BusinessLIVE Premium Plus subscribers get all the benefits above for R349 per month along with full digital access to The Wall Street Journal and e-editions of Business Day and the Financial Mail.

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