ARTICLES RELATING TO RICHARD BRANSON

PICS: Richard Branson survives serious cycling accident

2016-08-26 15:15

Richard Branson was left with a cracked cheek and some torn ligaments after a serious cycling accident.

Branson pulls plug on big deal because of Brexit

2016-06-28 19:07

British entrepreneur Richard Branson says his Virgin Group had pulled out of a deal involving 3 000 jobs after Britain voted to leave the EU.

Ian Kilbride: Financial services entrepreneur – first Appleton, now Warwick

2015-11-19 06:59

Warwick Wealth CEO Ian Kilbride shares his story and talks about his rapidly expanding business in a chat specially tailored for fellow entrepreneurs.

Richard Branson celebrates 65th bday on Mandela Day

2015-07-18 07:00

People forget that Richard Branson is dyslexic and research has found that dyslexics are often more likely than others to become entrepreneurs, explains an academic.

Branson warns of Formula 1's funeral

2015-06-28 08:49

Business mogul Richard Branson has warned "the end is nigh" for Formula 1 racing but bright for Formula E battery-cars.

Virgin's Branson announces 12 months paternity leave, full pay

2015-06-10 19:00

Virgin Group founder, Richard Branson, has announced a new policy to grant male employees up to a year's paternity leave.

Virgin Active seeking IPO in JHB by June

2015-02-08 10:58

Virgin Active wants to hold an initial public offering in Johannesburg by the end of June this year, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.

Virgin America soars in debut

2014-11-14 19:30

Shares of Virgin America, a low-cost airline partly owned by Richard Branson, has soared as much as 28% in their market debut.

Virgin Galactic eyes resuming test flights

2014-11-08 17:59

Richard Branson owned company could resume test flights with a new spaceship within six months, just a week after the fatal crash of SpaceShipTwo.

Virgin boss hits out after safety warning claim

2014-11-03 19:13

Virgin Galactic boss Richard Branson has hit out against hurtful critics and self-proclaimed experts after a rocket scientist said that the company had ignored safety warnings.

 

Building an exponential business: Fourex, growing at 20% a month, gets more kudos

2016-08-07 08:00

Startups with great business ideas valued at $1bn-plus, such as Fourex, experience the challenges of exponential growth. Alec Hogg finds out what this entails.

WATCH: Brexit will be financial disaster – Richard Branson

2016-06-21 14:21

Britons will cause 'irreparable damage' both to Great Britain and to Europe if it votes “Leave” in Thursday’s referendum, says entrepreneur Richard Branson.

SARS official at KMI Airport 'yells' at Virgin's Branson

2015-11-13 19:16

The Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport has expressed disappointment with a South African Revenue Services customs official who yelled at Virgin Airlines boss Sir Richard Branson.

Formula E to expand to Africa, India?

2015-06-30 10:30

Formula E chief Alejandro Agag wants to expand the series to other countries including Africa. Could SA see its first ePrix?

Sir Richard Branson denies that Kate Moss will poke fun at flight incident in new Virgin Atlantic campaign

2015-06-22 19:00

Kate Moss is reportedly set to appear in a new campaign for Virgin Atlantic which will poke fun at the fact she was escorted off of an easyJet flight earlier this month.

Branson: Companies should let staff work from home

2015-04-26 14:37

Companies that forbid the practice, such as Yahoo, put pressure on families and limit opportunities for women, says Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.

Ainslie rescued by Branson

2015-01-14 11:02

Four-time Olympic champion, Sir Ben Ainslie, revealed he and his new wife were rescued by entrepreneur Richard Branson.

Virgin Money valued at £1.2bn

2014-11-13 14:20

The market value of Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Money banking business is estimated at £1.2bn as its shares have been listed in London.

Virgin Money revives plans for London listing

2014-11-04 16:55

Richard Branson's Virgin Money bank has revived plans to list on the London stock exchange, one month after halting the move owing to market turbulence.

Branson denies ignoring safety warnings

2014-11-03 18:50

Billionaire Richard Branson has rejected media suggestions that he had ignored safety warnings about his Virgin Galactic spaceship before it crashed during a test.

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