South Africans wealthier than the Queen: Britain’s rich list

2014-11-12 11:07

Britain's richest people are wealthier than ever, with a healthy sprinkling of South African names helping to boost their collective wealth by 13% from last year to £518.9bn.

Shuttleworth shares Sarb win with Africa

2014-10-01 19:10

South African billionaire Mark Shuttleworth, who won back R250m plus interest from the Reserve Bank in an exchange control case, says he will use the money to uphold rights for all Africans.

Shuttleworth to appeal R250m levy

2014-08-24 14:56

Billionaire businessman Mark Shuttleworth is set to appeal a R250m levy imposed by the SA Reserve Bank to get some of his assets out of the country in 2009.

Ubuntu appeals for 'superphone' cash

2013-07-23 08:05

Linux Ubuntu developer Canonical has launched a public campaign to raise $32m in its quest to build a new device.

Shuttleworth loses in court

2013-07-18 22:01

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth's bid to have South Africa's entire exchange control system declared unconstitutional has failed.

Shuttleworth bid: SA could face ruin

2013-06-11 22:35

Mark Shuttleworth's bid to have South Africa's exchange control system declared unconstitutional could devastate the country, according to the Reserve Bank.

Malema makes Forbes power list

2011-09-15 13:19

ANC Youth League president Julius Malema is one of Africa's 10 most powerful young men, according to a list compiled by business magazine Forbes.


Attorney outlines impact of Shuttleworth case

2014-10-03 07:00

The effect of billionaire businessman Mark Shuttleworth's appeal victory against Sarb is not nearly as far-reaching as some had hoped, says an expert.

Shuttleworth wins R250m case against Sarb

2014-10-01 17:09

Billionaire businessman Mark Shuttleworth has won his appeal against the SA Reserve Bank and has been awarded R250m with interest by the court of appeal.

Shuttleworth's next big plan

2013-11-10 14:47

A tiny island country in the Gulf of Guinea is set to get a major cash-injection as South African billionaire Mark Shuttleworth gets ready to invest R960m to develop a world-class tourist resort.

Shuttleworth paves way for forex review

2013-07-21 14:39

Even though an application by billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth has been dismissed, it paves the way for a review of the country's exchange control system.

Shuttleworth: Don't force us to leave SA

2013-06-12 22:54

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth says it is a shame SA encourages people to emigrate rather than allowing them to build global operations from home.

Shuttleworth targets exchange laws

2013-06-10 22:56

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth has taken the government to court to have SA's exchange control system declared unconstitutional.

New Hip2B² brand ambassador

2011-03-14 21:42

Hip2B² have announced Nicole Bolton of Pietermaritzburg as their brand ambassador of the year.

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