Boeing expects to resume MAX production before mid-2020

2020-01-27 09:43

Boeing plans to begin ramping up 737 MAX production ahead of winning regulatory approval to resume service on the plane, Chief Executive David Calhoun has said.

Old Mutual's Futuregrowth to boost its black ownership

2020-01-26 14:21

Futuregrowth Asset Management, the Old Mutual fixed-income unit, said it plans to boost the proportion of the R185bn fund manager owned by black South Africans.

In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war

2020-01-24 13:12

China and the United States may have laid down their arms for now in a trade truce, but their technological rivalry is very much still raging, raising the spectre of a high tech cold war.

Malawi hit by crop-munching armyworms

2020-01-23 08:32

An invasion of crop-munching fall armyworm caterpillars has inflicted a further blow to food security in Malawi, where nearly two million people have already been hit by drought.

Kagiso Tiso Holdings appoints new CEO, CFO for 'critical' phase

2020-01-21 08:30

The black-owned investment holdings firm Kagiso Tiso Holdings has appointed Paballo Makosholo as its Chief Executive Officer and Tshepo Setshedi as the new Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.

WATCH: How hackers can use smart home devices to access your personal data

2020-01-18 11:28

The FBI issued a statement earlier this month warning consumers about smart home devices that could be vulnerable to hacks.This includes smart digital assistants, smart watches, smart refrigerators, home security devices, and gaming systems.

WATCH: Why TVs have become so inexpensive

2020-01-16 21:40

In this video, Cheddar explains the mystery of why TV's have suddenly dropped so sharply in price, when you're getting so much more bang for your buck.

Coca-Cola says it doesn’t have plans to enter cannabis market

2019-12-27 15:14

Coca-Cola is dousing speculation that it’s getting into the cannabis business.

WATCH: Nasdaq hits 9 000 for the first time ever

2019-12-27 11:42

The Nasdaq topped the 9 000-point mark for the first time ever on Thursday, boosted in the session by Amazon after the company said customers shopped at record levels this holiday season.

Church questions ethics of investment in AI

2019-12-24 20:55

The Church of England has launched a study into an existential question: do its investments in big-tech giants contradict the Christian faith?


WATCH: The R32bn deal MSC signed to build 2 futuristic cruise liners

2020-01-26 17:30

Shipping company MSC and France’s Saint Nazaire shipyard have signed a €2bn deal to build two cruise liners, in a contract forming part of this week’s “Choose France” drive.

Tesla market value tops $100bn, triggering payout for Musk

2020-01-25 09:02

Tesla shares hit $100bn for the first time, triggering a payout plan that could be worth billions for Elon Musk, founder and chief of the electric carmaker.

Coronation nearly doubles holding in Shoprite

2020-01-24 04:48

Coronation has effectively doubled its holding in Shoprite Holdings, the retailer said on Thursday.

Sasol dumps Survé

2020-01-22 05:00

Iqbal Survé’s Ayo Technology Solutions already faces an existential threat from the PIC and now has to contend with a new blow – its most important client, Sasol, is running for the hills.

Money from Lottery goes to cousin of National Lotteries Commission boss

2020-01-20 21:22

Only a fraction of the R11m grant appears to have gone to its intended purpose.

WATCH: Alphabet's public market cap tops $1trn

2020-01-17 10:29

The public market capitalisation of Google parent Alphabet topped the $1trn mark shortly before the close of trading on Thursday, making it the fourth S&P 500 component to top the lofty level.

Nedbank's Brian Kennedy seeks new role after retirement - maybe even at a parastatal

2020-01-16 12:41

Kennedy is ready to take up a new challenge when he retires as head of corporate and investment banking - perhaps even at one of the ailing state-owned companies.

WATCH | Online sales hit record high this holiday season: report

2019-12-27 13:04

US shoppers spent more online during this year's holiday shopping season, a report by Mastercard showed, with e-commerce sales hitting a record high.

Boeing discloses 'very disturbing' messages on Max to FAA

2019-12-27 10:33

A new batch of messages between Boeing employees on the development of the 737 Max paints a ''very disturbing picture'' of concerns about the plane, according to an aide to a House committee.

WATCH: Now is the time to buy Boeing shares, says an analyst

2019-12-24 12:44

Boeing shares rose after the jet maker ousted its CEO on Monday. Kramer Capital Research’s Hilary Kramer says now is the time for long-term investors to pick up Boeing shares.

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