China serves a double fault

When a tennis player disappeared, there were some odd line calls, which few except the toadying IOC believed

A bad week for Tongaat’s Gavin Hudson

It feels like CEO Gavin Hudson has pulled the trigger on a deeply discounted takeover, and swept the rug from under minorities' feet

TECH REVIEW: Mobi-Volt — an alternative to load-shedding

The Mobi-Volt may not be cheap but it requires a significantly lower upfront investment for a long-term solution

HOT PROPERTY: R35m Umhlanga penthouse

This double-storey penthouse in Oyster Schelles spans 817m² and offers the ultimate in luxury beachfront living

PODCAST: Sim Tshabalala, gentleman banker, on Africa’s burgeoning fintech industry

Tshabalala spoke to Toby Shapshak about the 159-year-old bank’s evolution in this new cloud computing era, and how small fintechs are helping revolutionise ...

By the numbers | E-commerce still growing in SA

SA has seen a 50% increase in online sales in 2021

By the numbers | SA’s slowing vaccination rate

SA is unlikely to reach its target of vaccinating 40-million South Africans by year-end

PODCAST: Is SA in a growth crisis or a debt crisis?

Peter Bruce and Colin Coleman, a strong supporter of President Cyril Ramaphosa, clamber over the rocky terrain SA and Ramaphosa find under their feet

Shoprite ditches Wiese legacy

But the changing of the guard at the chain means that some of the expertise that has served it well over the years will be lost

WildEarth: going on safari on your sofa

With its goal of bringing nature to people, WildEarth transports viewers from across the world into the African bush

COP26: the Danish show us how it’s done

The Danes are an entirely laudable nation who are showing the world how to build the closest thing to a carbon-neutral utopia we have yet seen

PROFILE: André Odendaal — a writer to the core

This is a man who loves getting behind the stories and characters he writes about, whether he’s looking at politics, history or sport

Bitcoin is more than just a bit of a con

Like the South Sea Bubble of 1720, this is another scam and we still haven’t learnt our lesson

A bad week for Julius Malema

How the IEC has nothing to say about the EFF’s R1.8m Mercedes-Benz ‘gift’, delivered unto the “the appreciative hands” and voting vigour of AbaThembu King ...

HOT PROPERTY: Pretoria’s Woodhill Golf Estate

This beautifully designed contemporary home is set in an elevated position with views over the golf course