Cell C seeks to cut debt by 73% (to R6bn) with Blue Label deal

Cell C seeks to cut debt by 73% (to R6bn) with Blue Label deal

The proposal is the latest attempt by Cell C to push through the sale of a 45 percent shareholding to Johannesburg-based Blue Label for R5.5 billion... - by Biznews PM

Why foreign investors choose Peru and not, erm, Uganda?

Why foreign investors choose Peru and not, erm, Uganda?

Why would investors seeking healthy returns and a stable environment choose Uganda over other locations around the world with similar potential? - by DailyMaverick

'Radical economic transformation' twisted to mask state capture

'Radical economic transformation' twisted to mask state capture

But in this speech below, Ramaphosa puts forward sensible, meaningful and realistic ways of boosting inclusive growth and driving wide-scale transformation in a rational way... - by Biznews PM

Black audit firms need a big step up

Black audit firms need a big step up

The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) said in a statement... - by Fin24

Proteas look to lay the foundations of a legacy at the World Cup

Proteas look to lay the foundations of a legacy at the World Cup

South Africa begin their World Cup campaign in England this weekend... - by DailyMaverick

KZN thoroughbred auction to attract SA’s horse racing elite

KZN thoroughbred auction to attract SA’s horse racing elite

This year’s July is expected to attract more than 50 000 racing enthusiasts... - by Fin24

How long will it take for your job to be automated?

How long will it take for your job to be automated?

It raises a troubling question for all of us – when will a machine be able to do my job? - by BBC

Uber just made is easier for you to tip your drivers

Uber just made is easier for you to tip your drivers

Riders won't be required to provide a tip, but can choose from different suggested tip amounts or enter their own amount... - by Time.com

Fibre for Africa

Fibre for Africa

In February 2017 a consortium comprising of Liquid Telecom and Royal Bafokeng Holdings successfully concluded the R6,5bn acquisition of Neotel, formerly a subsidiary of Tata Communications (an Indian - by Biznews PM

Corporate Finance Activity of the Week

Corporate Finance Activity of the Week

The fully underwritten rights offer of nine shares for every seven was five times oversubscribed and represented a 60% discount to its closing price the day before the offer was announced. The company - by Biznews PM

Rafael Eliasov strengthens Cliff Dekker Hofmeyr team

Rafael Eliasov strengthens Cliff Dekker Hofmeyr team

Rafael Eliasov has joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as a director in the firm’s Corporate and Commercial practice. Eliasov specialises in mergers and acquisitions and employee share schemes. - by Biznews PM

Who’s doing what in the South African & African M&A space?

Who’s doing what in the South African & African M&A space?

Glencore has submitted a proposal to acquire Rio Tinto’s stake in Coal & Allied Industries for $2,55 billion (R32,9 billion). The deal would be funded from existing cash resources which would be pai - by Biznews PM

Who’s doing what in the South African & African M&A space?

Who’s doing what in the South African & African M&A space?

Datatec subsidiary Logicalis Group has acquired a 54% stake in Packet Systems Indonesia, an ICT systems integrator and service company for $6,8 million (R46,98 million)... - by Biznews PM

Corporate Finance Activity of the Week

Corporate Finance Activity of the Week

Sibanye has successfully completed a $1,05 billion international corporate bond offering which was approximately two times oversubscribed... - by Biznews PM

Movers & Shakers -Mmatiki Aphiri

Movers & Shakers -Mmatiki Aphiri

Aphiri has experience in the mining and property sector, specifically on the implications of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act... - by Biznews PM

Thorts - Transversing the boundaries of competition law

Thorts - Transversing the boundaries of competition law

In the current times of widespread economic uncertainty, managing regulatory risk is no easy feat... - by Biznews PM

The wearable shame of men labelled trash

The wearable shame of men labelled trash

The scourge of domestic violence, rape, femicide and infanticide are top priorities in my work as Minister of Police. - Fikile Mbalula (Minister of Police) - by DailyMaverick

Revealed! Bell Pottinger got R5.5m for one weekend to ‘help’ ANC, MK in anti-white campaign

Revealed! Bell Pottinger got R5.5m for one weekend to ‘help’ ANC, MK in anti-white campaign

It doesn’t get much lower than stirring up racial animosity in the country with the legacy of apartheid hanging around its neck... - by Biznews PM

From the Inside: Things we learnt in the fire

From the Inside: Things we learnt in the fire

In the context of this racial madness, the best place to be was Knysna itself, a cocoon of sanity, under a pall of smoke. - By Helen Zille - by DailyMaverick

Barclays, former CEO charged with fraud

Barclays, former CEO charged with fraud

Barclays, Varley and Jenkins were charged with another count in regard to the second round, as well as a separate charge of providing unlawful financial assistance... - by Fin24

SARB governor fights back: Hands off the central bank - if you want to preserve SA economy

SARB governor fights back: Hands off the central bank - if you want to preserve SA economy

As President Jacob Zuma and his clique make noises to change the Constitution, South African Reserve Bank (SARB) Governor Lesetja Kganyago has fought back... - by Biznews PM

SAA wins for best staff service

SAA wins for best staff service

We will continue with the introduction of service enhancements to add to a host of improvements such as a family check-in services at OR Tambo International Airport... - by Fin24

AB ‘excited’ to lead T20 side

AB ‘excited’ to lead T20 side

Although the date of the next ICC World T20 tournament is yet to be confirmed, De Villiers says bilateral T20 series are important... - by Sport24

Older fathers have 'geekier sons'

Older fathers have 'geekier sons'

Men who delay starting a family are more likely to have "geekier" sons, a study suggests... - by BBC

Open letter to the 'super-suit without substance', Minister Malusi Gigaba

Open letter to the 'super-suit without substance', Minister Malusi Gigaba

It’s also emerged in recent days, that Gigaba bulldozed through the Guptas’ South African citizenship, despite previous government officials rejecting their applications... - by Biznews PM

 Absa: No obligation to pay R1.125bn bailout

Absa: No obligation to pay R1.125bn bailout

It relates to SARB’s assistance to Bankorp between 1985 and 1995... - by Fin24

 African aviation forum seeks new perspectives

African aviation forum seeks new perspectives

According to the founder and managing director of AviaDev, Jon Howell, 2017 was stated as the year that the skies in Africa would open... - by Fin24

Boks to prepare for French backlash

Boks to prepare for French backlash

The Springboks will continue to focus on their own processes and fundamentals during the build-up to the final... - by Sport24

You're not above the law, Mr Armed Response

You're not above the law, Mr Armed Response

The thing is, parking on public open spaces is actually, truly illegal. In terms of the Joburg By-laws... - by News24

More than 7 500 animals ready for African Animal Ark operation

More than 7 500 animals ready for African Animal Ark operation

Trailed by great clouds of dust, a massive convoy of noisy diesel trucks rumbles out of Zimbabwe this week starting on Monday... - by News24