SA’s hotels back in the black

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A reader says Sars does not seem to take previous payments into account when he reinvests the interest on his investment

Stellenbosch start-up bets on autonomous airships

Cloudline has reimagined the airship to develop an emissions-free aircraft that brings together the capabilities of drones, helicopters and satellites

CHRIS ROPER: Fresh ways of getting that news fix

A recent spat on X highlights the difference between the traditional way in which news is presented and received, and the preferences of a next-gen audience

FirstRand: Thaw point

Just Share gives FirstRand credit for its approach to climate change but says the financial services group needs to take more far-reaching action

MARC HASENFUSS: For whom the Bell tolls

Minority shareholders will probably see Bell’s buyout offer as an opportunity to excavate some value

Radioactive corruption?

Electricity minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa has announced the intention to get approval for a 2,500MW nuclear build. Given South Africa's issues with corruption ...

THE FINANCE GHOST: Why do companies list?

If you’re thinking about investing in an IPO, remember you’re paying more for a minority stake

Intriguing permutations in platinum group metals

There are whispers of a recovery though the market will remain volatile

SHIRLEY DE VILLIERS: Don’t get sick in the Eastern Cape

The province’s health system is a shambles, and it doesn’t augur well for NHI

Pick n Pay: The devil’s in the discount detail

The deep discount of the retailer’s rights offer has raised eyebrows, but Pick n Pay says this is in line with similar ones in the market

The heavy downside of electric buses

Studies about the damage these vehicles can do have led Cape Town to formulate a preventive strategy to protect its road infrastructure

Storm in South Africa’s ports

The slow, uneven recovery at South Africa's harbours takes another hit with stormy weather

BROKERS’ NOTES: Buy Bidvest, sell RCL Foods and Rainbow Chicken

Chantal Marx, head of investment research and content at FNB Wealth & Investments, on what the smart money is doing

EDITORIAL: The market targets the green

It looks like the new political dispensation has been good for the JSE — so far

JUSTICE MALALA: The recurring Trump nightmare

Anyone who thought he couldn’t possibly serve a second term is about to be proved wrong

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