Dasnois papers: Survé made rants and threats

2015-01-28 16:59

Former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois has revealed details of Iqbal Survé’s “rants and threats” at her disciplinary hearing last year.

Silver linings to dark global clouds

2014-12-19 07:12

SA labour seems to have a growing sense of living in a system well beyond its sell-by date, says Terry Bell in his final Inside Labour column this year.

Independent Media makes new appointments

2014-11-25 16:29

Ryland Fisher and Unathi Kondile will take up senior appointments at Independent Media.

Survé steps down as Sekunjalo chair

2014-11-07 07:46

Sekunjalo Investments has announced through the Johannesburg Stock Exchange News Service that Iqbal Survé has resigned as chairperson.

Surve tells media rivals to be open

2014-10-23 14:29

Sekunjalo Group chairperson Iqbal Surve has urged business competitors, including those in the media to work together instead of destroying each other.

Independent sets up panel to probe hate speech

2014-09-05 07:33

Independent Media says it is planning to set up an advisory panel to investigate public hate speech on its websites.

Sekunjalo helped by fishing and IT

2014-04-22 14:49

The fishing and IT subsidiaries, as well as the investments in Pioneer Foods and British Telecom have strengthened Sekunjalo's financial position.

R2K wants editorial charter

2013-12-17 21:06

The Right2Know campaign has called for an editorial charter and an editorial advisory board at Independent Newspapers following the alleged removal of Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois.

Activists to protest editor's dismissal

2013-12-17 10:53

Activist group Right2Know will hold a picket outside Independent Newspapers’ offices in Cape Town’s CBD.

Surve pens letter to Independent staff

2013-12-12 14:17

Independent News and Media SA chair Iqbal Surve has penned a year-end letter to staff, detailing reasons for the removal of Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois.

Iqbal Surve slams political tie rumblings

2013-08-22 09:01

New owner of Independent Newspapers Iqbal Surve has reportedly said his political ties are irrelevant to his new role in the South African media industry.

Green light for Independent deal

2013-07-29 07:27

Competition Commission approval has brought Sekunjalo a step closer to placing a local media asset back in the hands of South African owners, says Iqbal Suve.

Cosatu, Mandela get slice of Independent

2013-06-20 20:13

Sekunjalo says the Congress of SA Trade Unions and some of its affiliates, including a trust represented by Mandla Mandela have a stake in Independent News.

No more secrets for Sekunjalo

2013-05-30 18:05

Sekunjalo Independent Media, which is buying Independent News and Media, will soon reveal its consortium members and funding partner, the firm says.

SA media needs 'more investment'

2013-02-19 09:20

The head of the consortium which bought SA's Independent News and Media group would like to see more investment in media, a report says.


Zille challenges Survé on political independence

2015-01-19 06:26

DA leader Helen Zille has written an open letter to Independent Newspapers executive chairperson Iqbal Survé, questioning the group’s independence.

Independent Media announces senior appointments

2014-11-25 17:26

Independent Media has announced senior appointments at various publications across the country, as part of its strategy to reposition the company.

Sekunjalo posts R100m profit

2014-11-04 19:23

Sekunjalo Investments Limited has announced that it had increased its annual profit to more than R100m.

Ex-Cape Times editor files papers in court

2014-09-27 07:00

Former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois has filed papers in the Labour Court following her dismissal.

Fired Cape Times editor turns to court

2014-07-09 14:41

Dismissed Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois will approach the Labour Court after initially taking her case to the CCMA, her lawyer says.

Sunday Independent editor resigns

2014-02-13 11:51

Sunday Independent editor Moshoeshoe Monare has resigned for personal reasons, according to a report.

Cape Town media protest heats up

2013-12-17 16:35

A protest against the alleged removal of Alide Dasnois as Cape Times editor has been hijacked by groups calling for media transformation.

SA PEN concerned by editor's dismissal

2013-12-16 22:29

The SA Centre for Pen International says it was concerned by the dismissal of the Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois.

Sekunjalo lays charges against Sunday Times

2013-12-04 11:27

Sekunjalo Investments has laid criminal charges against the Sunday Times and one of its journalists, after the newspaper published extracts of a provisional report by the public protector into the awarding of a tender to the company.

Independent deal sealed, says Sekunjalo

2013-08-21 17:15

The Sekunjalo Independent Media Consortium has confirmed that it concluded its purchase of Independent News & Media SA.

Analysts cheer Independent shareholding

2013-06-21 11:55

Political analysts have welcomed the news that Cosatu and some of its affiliates make up a large portion of Sekunjalo Independent Media's shareholding.

Sekunjalo to make newspaper announcement

2013-06-19 10:07

"Many of our newspaper competitors have been trying to make a story here, I wouldn't expect anything less from them." - Iqbal Survé, chairperson of Sekunjalo.

Survé outlines strategy for Independent

2013-02-24 13:18

It was a question that ­perplexed many: why spend R2bn on a group of newspapers that have lagged in recent years in digital transformation?

Top Cape company's R800m tender probed

2012-03-08 22:37

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela will investigate a controversial R800m tender for marine patrols awarded to a top Cape Town company, her office has confirmed.

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