JSE buoyed by global risk on sentiment

2019-01-18 20:19

JSE tracked other global markets on higher trading as the risk on sentiment persisted

Zim internet restored, but partial social media blackout 'until further notice'

2019-01-17 13:05

The Zimbabwean government has restored some internet connectivity in the country, but a partial social media blackout remains.

Jay-Z's Tidal under investigation over streaming numbers

2019-01-14 18:24

Tidal, a subscription-based music and video streaming service owned by rapper Jay-Z, is being investigated in Norway over allegations of falsely inflating listening numbers.

Steinhoff's salvage process stalls as former partner digs in

2019-01-11 17:57

Steinhoff's effort to rescue its European business has been delayed after a challenge from a company linked to Andreas Seifert, its former Austrian partner.

Tesla sinks as price cuts signal a ceiling for costlier models

2019-01-02 18:19

Tesla hasplunged after disappointing Model 3 deliveries and an across-the-lineup price cut prompted concerns that the carmaker may bump up against a ceiling for demand.

WATCH: SpaceX launches first national security mission

2018-12-31 11:37

The Falcon 9 rocket from SpaceX, which is carrying a US military navigation satellite, blasts off, marking the space transportation company's first national security space mission for the US.

SAA, Air Mauritius and others said to be in talks to form alliance

2018-12-26 11:12

South African Airways, Kenya Airways, Air Mauritius and RwandAir are in talks to create an alliance, as they face mounting competition.

Facebook said to develop cryptocurrency for WhatsApp transfers

2018-12-21 10:52

Facebook is working on making a cryptocurrency that will let users transfer money on its WhatsApp messaging app, focusing first on the remittances market in India.

AB InBev joins pot industry with Tilray Beverage partnership

2018-12-21 06:30

Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch InBev SA has joined the growing ranks of alcohol giants dipping their toes into the cannabis industry through a research partnership with Canadian pot firm Tilray.

What's Tesla investors' biggest 2019 wish? A low-key Elon Musk

2018-12-20 19:06

Tesla and its charismatic, if somewhat erratic, chief executive officer Elon Musk are considered almost synonymous. In the coming year, investors might want to begin disentangling the two.


Apple's Tim Cook calls for privacy bill with right to delete data

2019-01-18 10:49

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has called on US lawmakers to pass privacy legislation enabling consumers to see and delete their harvested online personal data from a central clearinghouse.

WATCH: This $7 000 toilet is completely hands free and plays music while you go

2019-01-15 10:14

The Kohler Numi 2 is one of the wildest - and smartest - toilets on the market. It's truly an amazing little robot.

SA may miss maize-harvest forecast due to drought

2019-01-14 10:29

South Africa is likely to miss forecasts for maize production this year because dry weather conditions have delayed plantings, says the Agricultural Business Chamber.

Saudis said to seek advisers for biggest bank merger since 2016

2019-01-02 19:04

National Commercial Bank and Riyad Bank are seeking advisers for a potential merger that would create the Gulf region’s third-biggest lender with $182bn in assets.

Elon Musk to visit China soon for Tesla factory ground breaking

2018-12-31 17:00

Tesla is getting ready to break ground on its factory and chief executive officer Elon Musk can’t wait to visit.

Toyota wants to put a robot in every home and make it your pal

2018-12-27 14:42

Toyota has sold enough cars to put one outside every Japanese home. Now it wants to put robots inside.

Ex-banker using tiger fund to hide money from wife - judge

2018-12-21 17:54

A former bank executive has been chastised by a judge, who said he believes that the banker may have been using his tiger-conservation charity for his own personal benefit in a long-running and bitter divorce.

Bitcoin rallies past $4 000-mark as crypto rebound gathers pace

2018-12-21 10:30

Bitcoin has rallied above $4 000, leading the broad cryptocurrency market higher as the biggest digital asset headed for its best week in a year.

Uber puts first self-driving car back on the road since death

2018-12-20 20:01

Uber, which halted its self-driving car program after the death of a pedestrian in March, will return one or two self-driving cars to public roads in Pittsburgh.

Ferial Haffajee: Is this why Edgars is in so much trouble?

2018-12-20 07:32

Edgars lost its golden thread and it's going to need a Midas touch to bring it back, says Ferial Haffajee.

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