07 March 2018
The banking giant has delivered first-half results that were pretty much in line with expectations due to the stagnant economy.
The dairy and drinks group has lifted margins following a realignment of its business and the introduction of new products.
The fisheries group has doubled its catch thanks to strong demand for Cape Hake and investments made in its Saldana Bay processing plants.
After reporting a first-half loss, the platinum producer grew headline earnings strongly in the second half despite production interruptions.
The building materials retailer has reported a drop in first-half headline earnings for the first time in five years.
The world's worst outbreak of listeriosis in history has claimed 180 South African lives and counting. Now, the time-honoured national pastime of finger-pointing and blame-shifting has...
06 March 2018
Tiger Brands and RCL Foods have suspended production of products suspected of causing the outbreak of listeriosis in the country.
The group has paid down debt and rewarded shareholders after reporting record production from its joint venture with Glencore.
The property group paid R180 million to internalise its management function as it shifts direction.
This is the new retirement and we’ve called these years – “The Encore Years” because they start long before you finally take your bow.
Better trading conditions and a low 2017 base will result in a surge in first-half earnings.
The construction group says it has made good progress on international expansion opportunities which will position it well for the year ahead.
President Cyril Ramaphosa reshuffled his cabinet late on Mon night. This was a compromise reshuffle that left many incompetent ministers still inside cabinet and made no...
05 March 2018
The bank grew earnings for the year but continued to face losses at its West African associate Ecobank Transnational.
The paper and packaging group says the payout reflects the strength of its financial position and its continued confidence in its ability to generate cash.
Gwede Mantashe inherited the mineral resources portfolio from Mosebenzi Zwane, meaning it's beset by challenges. The former ANC secretary-general's Wits Master's thesis provides some insight into...
The life assurer says it will spend 2018 restoring the financial performance of its retail insurance business and improving STANLIB’s investment performance
Improving markets, the weak rand and lower losses in the DRC have led to a fivefold rise in full-year earnings.
Remember those days when we walked around optimistic and misty-eyed about the rebirth of South Africa under the new president? When we reacted to his speech...
One thing is clear: until poor South Africans own their homes, be they in cities or rural areas, development will stall.
02 March 2018
A decline in impairments last year has helped lift Barclays Africa’s full-year headline earnings by 4% as it prepares to rebrand.
South American sales at the world’s biggest brewer boosted full-year volumes, while merger synergies with SABMiller boosted earnings.
The platinum producer is focusing on unprofitable operations as it tries to restore earnings.
The healthcare group plans to focus on organic growth as it reduces debt.
As a focused South African fund, Fairest says it should outperform as lower inflation and interest rates support consumer spending.
Global law firm White & Case LLP has strengthened its Mergers & Acquisitions Practice with the addition in Johannesburg of partner Gary Felthun and local partner...
Oro Agri is an international company involved in the research and development, production, distribution and sales of a unique range of patented agriculture biological products.
NB Publishers is standing by Jacques Pauw - and Pauw says no journalist would keep sensitive documents lying around the house. But more pressing is the...
The EFF on Tuesday scored a backhanded political victory when the ANC supported its call for a constitutional amendment for land expropriation without compensation, even as...
Following the agreement to acquire 3G Mobile, the company launched an accelerated bookbuild to raise R900 million to partly fund the acquisition. 72,000,000 new Blue Label...
This project is a major milestone for Pan African, increasing gold production by more than 25% and decreasing the average production cost per ounce of gold...
01 March 2018
The real estate investment trust’s market cap reached R80.4 billion in December and has since swelled to R87 billion.
The group is in contact with its principal regulators and says none of them is seeking a suspension of the company’s ordinary shares.
Sold Sasol and purchased Tanger Factory Outlet Centers to provide higher and more stable dividend income
The group says the outlook for underground mining is improving, while its other divisions face short-term challenges.
After hiring professionals to help it engage with the authorities, the property developer says it’s ready to start construction.
The plastic packaging group says its first-half earnings were affected by capricious weather patterns and a plastic shortage