These study bursaries are still on offer for 2020 - but applicants need to hurry up

2020-01-09 06:50

The Swedish and Hungarian governments are also offering study opportunities.

Alexander Forbes: We have turned a corner

2019-12-09 16:16

Despite recording only a 1% increase in operating income and 3% operating profit from its remaining businesses, Alexander Forbes CEO, Dawie de Villiers said given where the company comes from, he thinks it's finally delivering to shareholders.

Customers 'show trust', says African Bank, as profits rise again

2019-11-26 21:30

African Bank Holdings saw its profits after tax jump 13% to R1.15bn as it continued to focus on building trust and diversifying offerings.

Mr Price headline earnings down, but share price up more than 7% on open

2019-11-21 10:14

Mr Price's headline earnings per share is down nearly 8%, but its share price has started Thursday's session 5% stronger.

Strong profit growth for Clicks, as more than half of SA now lives within 5km of its stores

2019-10-24 09:23

Clicks pharmacies now represent one in four medicines sold in the country.

New stores give Cashbuild a boost amid flat trading

2019-10-21 12:24

Cashbuild Group announced 2% increase in revenue with its new stores contributing 2% to this increase in revenue.

Sunday Times owner Tiso Blackstar expects a loss

2019-10-15 21:51

The decline was due to "once-off" costs, the company said.

Bowler Metcalf results tempered by plastics strike

2019-09-12 10:48

The cost of load-shedding, increases in material prices and a weaker order book also hurt its bottom line.

Eskom needs government support to stabilise its debt – Moody's

2019-08-06 17:25

Eskom's net loss of R27bn for the 2018/19 financial year further highlights its unsustainable capital structure and the urgency for a turnaround plan, says ratings agency Moody's.

Shoprite rallies, jumps most since 1997

2019-07-30 19:18

Shoprite rallied the most in 22 years after Africa's largest food retailer said second-half sales climbed as it took market share.


We tried out controversial DIY genetic testing to identify health and fitness issues – here’s what we found

2020-01-05 12:28

The tests claim – controversially – the ability to spot a genetic predisposition to conditions such as lactose intolerance, cancer, and diabetes.

4Sight removed from business rescue

2019-11-29 18:30

IT services company 4Sight has been removed from business rescue, as '"temporary difficulties" have been overcome.

Nampak anticipating heavy hit from Zimbabwe, Angola

2019-11-26 14:19

The packaging company has warned of plummeting earnings and heavy foreign exchange losses.

Owner of Steers and Wimpy takes profit hit

2019-10-28 11:29

Famous Brands does not expect the economy to improve in the current period.

Procter & Gamble shares jump after strong earnings

2019-10-22 21:37

Procter & Gamble reported a jump in quarterly earnings Tuesday, benefitting from strong sales of premium toothpaste and other high-end products and price increases in other categories.

Adcorp 'disappointed' as it reports loss

2019-10-16 21:27

Following the resignation of its CEO, Adcorp announced in a statement on its unaudited results for the six months ended on August 31, 2019 that it had suffered a 10% drop in revenue and R447m net losses.

Profit plummets at ACSA amid spiralling security costs

2019-09-17 16:53

Airports Company South Africa has seen its profits fall by 58% in the year to end-March, due in part to a 50% rise in security costs.

Absa posts half-year earnings growth of 3%

2019-08-13 08:07

Absa has posted earnings growth of 3% for the first half of 2019, it was bolstered mainly by its South African retail and business banking unit.

Tongaat Hulett's Zim unit misses extended deadline to release financials

2019-08-02 14:13

Tongaat Hulett's listed unit in Zimbabwe has delayed its financials for the second time after missing the July 31 extended deadline, saying it was now finalising complex accounting issues stemming from its JSE-listed parent company's re-statement of financials.

Netflix earnings were a shock - but being tight-lipped makes surprises hard to avoid

2019-07-21 09:54

Netflix’s biggest earnings surprise in years sent the shares plummeting the day after results were released, leaving analysts and investors wondering why they were caught so off guard.

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