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20 August 2018
A vague cautionary announcement on Friday has raised speculation that moves are afoot to offload its ailing Gourmet Burger Kitchen subsidiary.
The furniture group’s shares jumped as much as 27% after it confirmed that the restructuring would be launched within the three-month deadline.
The real estate investment trust says the distribution of its Fortress stake to investors will affect future dividends.
The branded food producer and distributor has also been affected by lower margin business and share dilution after this year’s IPO.
The gold producer says impairments, a translation loss on dollar debt and lower derivate gains will deplete full-year earnings.
The company said the effects of the business rescue proceedings instituted at Esor Construction on the listed holding company were not known.
Pretoria's man in Caracas has retracted his offer to help Venezuela fight off a feared American invasion.
Hawks boss Godfrey Lebeya told Parliament this week that the unit is investigating fraud, corruption and money laundering in a case involving the largest amount of...
17 August 2018
The bank says a growing number of customers are opting for digital banking channels, in South Africa and the rest of Africa.
The clothing and homeware chain is expanding its online offering as retailers battle to get feet through doors.
The gold producer has reported a first-half loss after impairing South Deep as it prepares to lay off workers.
The group says full-year earnings will be up to 37% lower due to higher costs and the impact of the listeriosis product recall.
A strong performance more than offset the Turkish Lira’s slide but the group is being cautious with capital for the rest of the year.
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16 August 2018
The Chinese Internet and gaming giant reported revenue and profit that fell short of expectations.
The property fund says due to an oversupply of offices it’s had to reduce rentals and provide tenants with more incentives.
After a strong first half, the construction and engineering firm expects full-year earnings to be more than 20% higher.
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15 August 2018
Ahead of Tencent’s results today, Naspers fell after the Chinese company’s new blockbuster game was blocked by regulators.
The gold producer is impairing the deep level mine by another R4.8 billion which will result in a first-half loss.
The private schools group says recapitalising its subsidiary and redeeming expensive interest-bearing debt will be positive in the long run.
The diversified industrial group’s chemicals division was the standout performer last year as it integrated recently-acquired Safripol.
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14 August 2018
The rand weakened to R15.70 against the dollar in what Bloomberg said was its biggest one-day slide in a decade.
The paper and pulp producer reported a decline in profit in what is traditionally its weakest quarter due to capex and shut downs.
The board of Esor Construction hopes that entering business rescue will buy it time to develop and implement a recovery plan.
The short-term insurer expects its net underwriting margin to rise above its long-term target range.
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