‘Sad rather than worrying.’ Here’s why Netcare’s CEO had to dump R200 million in shares

2019-05-23 13:59

The company says he was "obliged" to sell the shares to settle finance and other costs.

White monopoly capital according to Johann Rupert

2018-12-06 19:44

"What does white monopoly capital mean?" Rupert said, after Mkhari introduced him as the face of the concept. "Yes, I’m white, or I mean a white person. Show me a monopoly we have ever had, show me one monopoly I have ever had, just one, please."

Mediclinic interim results disappointing due to Swiss impact - CEO

2018-11-15 18:01

Mediclinic's first half group performance was impacted by actions taken at Hirslanden to address structural changes across the Swiss healthcare environment

Omotoso trial: Nurse faces public backlash after victim-shaming Cheryl Zondi

2018-10-17 15:48

A nurse, who used to work at Mediclinic through an agency, has faced the wrath of social media users after she took to Facebook to shame Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso's alleged rape victims.

Scathing new report slams confusing and expensive medical aid schemes

2018-07-05 12:22

Private health are in South Africa is characterised by ‘disempowered and uninformed’ consumers and schemes that are difficult to understand, according to a major new report by the Competition Commission.

Mediclinic shares down as Spire takeover bid fails

2017-11-20 12:38

Mediclinic shares have fallen just over 4% on the JSE, following an announcement that the company's takeover bid of UK-based Spire Healthcare Group is off the table.

Top UK hospital firm rejects Mediclinic takeover offer

2017-10-23 10:02

Spire Healthcare Group has rejected a takeover proposal from its biggest shareholder Mediclinic International, saying an offer that values the UK private hospital operator at £1.2bn “significantly undervalues Spire and its prospects.

Mediclinic merger hits competition hurdle

2017-07-06 16:12

Mediclinic Southern Africa has suffered a blow after the Competition Commission said a proposed merger with Matlosana Medical Health Services should be halted.

Markets close firmer, but banks remain under strain

2017-04-10 18:38

South African markets ended firmer, while banks and retailers remain under pressure as investors review the implications of the most recent credit ratings downgrade.

Doctors pray ahead of landmark neck surgery

2016-11-22 09:24

Moments before a 3-year-old KZN boy became the first young patient to undergo a specialised and rare tumour surgery, the specialists doctors performing the surgery said a prayer.


Tribunal prohibits proposed Mediclinic hospital merger over fear healthcare prices would go up

2019-01-30 17:14

The Competition Tribunal has prohibited a merger between Mediclinic and Matlosana Medical Health Services in the North West province.

Retired Mediclinic CEO appointed to Capitec board

2018-11-16 14:35

Capitec announces that Danie Meintjes has been nominated for appointment to the boards of Capitec and Capitec Bank.

Mediclinic came up with a cheap way to decorate a hospital - but now there's an angry backlash

2018-10-30 15:50

A photography "competition" had to be scrapped amid an outcry on social media.

Mediclinic shares tank as H1 profits drop

2018-10-17 13:14

Mediclinic International's share price was bleeding on Wednesday afternoon after the group warned shareholders that profits would likely be lower than expected.

Mediclinic expects results marginally ahead of expectations

2018-04-18 14:24

Mediclinic expects to deliver adjusted financial results marginally ahead of expectations, with a significant improvement from the Middle East division.

Mediclinic revenue flat in constant currency terms

2017-11-16 16:44

Mediclinic has reported revenue that was flat in constant currency terms for the six months ended September 30 2017.

Beware: Fake Life Healthcare jobs advertised

2017-07-11 18:34

Life Healthcare warns of fraudulent jobs being advertised, using the brand.

Mediclinic slides on concerns of slow Middle East recovery

2017-05-24 12:19

Mediclinic International has fallen the most in almost a month on concerns of a slow recovery in the United Arab Emirates and weaker patient growth in Switzerland.

Mediclinic to acquire majority stake in Life Path Health

2017-01-24 13:31

Mediclinic Southern Africa will acquire a majority stake in mental health treatment provider Life Path Health, expanding its basket of care services available to the SA market.

Value to burn from SA-born FTSE100 stock you’ve probably never heard of.

2016-11-11 14:33

There’s value to burn at Mediclinic's current share price, especially for those who like to buy quality shares to put into the bottom drawer, says Alec Hogg.

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