Rupert's luxury watch chief quits Richemont, buys stake in rival Breitling

2017-07-14 11:01

Richemont’s head of watchmaking, once seen as a candidate to lead the entire company, is leaving after a management reorganisation put him in control of a portfolio of brands.

Richemont's profit plummets on low sales

2017-05-12 20:51

Richemont's profit took a knock following a tough environment with changing consumption patters, the group said.

‘Court capture’ crusader says FIC Bill is in breach of Constitution

2017-01-22 13:46

A legal reform campaigner fighting 'court capture' has told Parliament that the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Bill is in breach of the Constitution.

Atul Gupta wealthier than Johann Rupert – report

2016-12-11 13:03

Atul Gupta is the seventh richest South African, ranking higher than Johann Rupert and Patrice Motsepe.

Rupert, Zuma should meet urgently

2016-11-18 08:17

President Jacob Zuma should be very worried about the crass remarks recently made by billionaire Johann Rupert about the state of the South African economy, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Rupert & Co owe R64m

2016-11-13 06:00

A municipality in Mpumalanga is ruing the day it decided to dissuade residents from reclaiming a piece of land on which a R1.4 billion golf estate, belonging to South Africa’s richest man – Johann Rupert – and his partners, is built.

Remgro to raise R9.9bn as Johann Rupert mulls Distell deal

2016-09-28 11:10

Remgro plans to raise over R9.9bn as the company controlled by billionaire Johann Rupert considers deals, including a right to buy SABMiller's stake in Distell Group.

Richemont still living it up

2016-04-21 08:00

Despite uncertainty regarding the global economy, and consumers increasingly coming under pressure, Richemont can still count on the wealthy to enjoy its luxuries.

Billionare Johann Rupert slammed by MKMVA

2016-03-30 16:23

The MKMVA has slammed billionaire Johann Rupert over recent comments in which he advised President Jacob Zuma to retire to Nkandla for the sake of the future of SA's children.

PGA of SA honours Johann Rupert

2015-11-26 09:32

Johann Rupert has been awarded Honorary Membership of the PGA of South Africa.


Rupert’s luxury watch chief at Richemont resigns

2017-07-14 08:34

Richemont’s head of watchmaking, marketing and digital has resigned with immediate effect, Johann Rupert’s luxury goods group has announced.

Gupta PR firm's strategy to win back support for Zuptas

2017-03-19 13:10

New allegations have surfaced about how the Guptas' PR firm was called upon to help rescue the image of the family and President Jacob Zuma

Absa report: Rupert calls it fiction, Stals misquoted

2017-01-18 09:30

The public protector’s leaked interim report that recommends Absa pay back the SA Reserve Bank an outstanding interest of R1.225bn is being ripped apart by the seams.

Johann Rupert's job cuts at Richemont shock Swiss watchmakers

2016-11-25 12:01

Richemont’s plan to slash 210 watchmaking jobs in Switzerland is sending shockwaves throughout Switzerland, the cradle of high-end watch manufacturing.

Rupert to ride to WP Rugby rescue?

2016-11-14 14:10

Bankrupt WP Rugby may regain stability with greater help from tycoon and rugby enthusiast Johann Rupert, it has been suggested. Rob Houwing reports

Stop lying about me, Johann Rupert tells Julius Malema

2016-11-10 16:33

Billionaire Johann Rupert has called on politicians to play the ball and not the man in his acceptance of the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies Lifetime Achievement Award.

Rupert to pay Reinet shareholders 2.5% more in dividends

2016-05-25 12:45

Reinet Investments chairperson Johann Rupert has announced that the company wants to pay €0.161 per share to shareholders, increasing its dividend by 2.5%.

Graeme Joffe: Rupert vs Zupta ace – who’s your money on?

2016-03-31 07:19

Graeme Joffe aligns with Johann Rupert, saying there is no future for all kids in South Africa if the pillaging of state coffers isn’t stopped as a matter of urgency.

Johann Rupert R23bn poorer so far this year

2015-12-30 17:12

SA billionaire businessman Johann Rupert has become about R23.22bn poorer so far this year compared to last year, according to a billionaires index.

Pundit poser: Are there any AGMs of JSE-listed companies worth attending?

2015-11-25 06:40

Are there any local AGMs actually worth attending? Alec Hogg ponders this question and gives some sage advice.

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