20/10 South Africa's rand weakened on Friday, pressured by a firmer dollar and underperforming emerging market peers as speculation that President Jacob Zuma may axe his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa weighed on sentiment.  Full story
20/10 South African construction company Group Five let a 1.6 billion-rand ($116 million) offer from Greenbay Properties for some of its assets lapse at 1500 GMT, Group Five said on Friday, causing its shares to fall more than 14 percent.  Full story
20/10 Brainworks released their maiden interim results, therefore there are no comparable figures. Revenue for the period came in at USD24.2 million, gross profit was USD16.5 million), loss attributable to owners of the parent was recorded as USD5.3 million, while headline loss per share was USD7.  Full story
20/10 Revenue for the interim period increased to R22.5 million (2016: R21.8 million), loss for the period soared to R5.7 million (2016: loss of R2.3 million), while headline loss per share worsened to 0.16 cents per share (2016: loss of 0.07 cents per share). Dividends No dividends were decl  Full story
20/10 South African construction firm Group Five said on Friday it will allow a 1.6 billion rand ($116 million) offer from Greenbay Properties to lapse at 1500 GMT, sending it's shares down. . .  Full story
20/10 South Africa is expected to renew Total's offshore exploration rights next year, the chief executive of the state petroleum agency said on Friday.. . .  Full story
20/10 Progress in U.S. tax reform plans lifted emerging stocks on Friday, but a stronger dollar and higher U.S. Treasury yields scuppered currencies, which looked set for daily and weekly losses.. . .  Full story
20/10 Barrick Gold said on Thursday that its African subsidiary Acacia Mining would pay $300 million and split 'economic benefits' from operations with Tanzania under a deal proposed to resolve a months-long. . .  Full story
20/10 Pilots at South Africa's Mango, a low-cost airline owned by state-run national carrier South African Airways, on Friday reported for work ending a four-day strike, the union representing most of the. . .  Full story
20/10 French gas utility Engie has bought a Ugandan home solar systems company to expand in sub-Saharan Africa by providing power to millions of people who have no access to electricity.. . .  Full story
20/10 The following results are the maiden interim results of the company since listing therefore are incomparable. Revenue came in at R10.0 billion whilst gross profit was R2.4 billion. Operating profit of. . .  Full story
19/10 Nigerian lenders have picked Barclays to try to find new investors for debt-laden 9mobile, two banking sources said on Thursday.. . .  Full story
19/10 Dangote Cement is still interested in acquiring South African rival PPC and would do a deal at the right price, its outgoing chief executive officer Onne van der Weijde said on. . .  Full story
19/10 South Africa's rand firmed on Thursday, snapping a three-day losing streak, helped by some investors taking profits from the dollar's recent rally and short covering triggered by the currency approaching technical. . .  Full story
19/10 Dangote Cement is still interested in acquiring South African rival PPC and would do a deal at the right price, its outgoing chief executive officer Onne van der Weijde said on Thursday.. . .  Full story
19/10 Revenue for the year lowered to R56.2 million (2016: R60.7 million). Gross profit declined to R20 million (2016: R24.4 million). Operating loss came to R3.1 million (2016: operating profit of R1.3. . .  Full story
19/10 Revenue for the interim period increased to R111.4 million (2016: R105.7 million). Gross profit climbed to R29.1 million (2016: R18.5 million). Operating profit grew to R5.8 million (2016: R2.5 million). Profit. . .  Full story
19/10 South Africa's Anglogold Ashanti is to sell two gold mines for a total $307 million in the latest retreat from a sector which is in a state of steep decline.. . .  Full story
19/10 A narrowing current account deficit, improving economy and stable inflation should help South Africa avoid credit rating cuts in November, central bank governor Lesetja Kganyago said in an interview, playing down. . .  Full story
19/10 South Africa remains committed to shale gas exploration and was studying a court order revoking fracking regulations as it pushes to award the first exploration licenses by 2019, the mineral resources. . .  Full story
19/10 Standard Chartered closed some bank accounts linked to the Gupta family in South Africa in 2014, a spokeswoman for the bank said on Thursday.. . .  Full story
19/10 South African platinum producer Royal Bafokeng Platinum said on Thursday it was dropping the services of contractor JIC Mining Services, majority by Oakbay Investments, the main company operated by the Gupta. . .  Full story
19/10 Slower Chinese growth crimped investor appetite for emerging market stocks on Thursday, which hit a one-week low after heavy losses in Asia spread to Europe, but currencies such as the rand and lira snapped. . .  Full story
19/10 Spear REIT released their maiden interim results, therefore there are no comparable figures. Total revenue for the period came in at R120.7 million, profit attributable to equity owners of parent was. . .  Full story
19/10 South Africa's government has named Johannes Bhekumuzi Magwaza as chairman of loss-making state-owned airline South African Airways (SAA), replacing Dudu Myeni, who was an ally of President Jacob Zuma, the finance. . .  Full story
19/10 South Africa's finance minister is expected to address concerns over dwindling tax revenues in his mid-term budget on Wednesday to reassure credit agencies of his commitment to a tighter purse, a. . .  Full story
19/10 Just three months ago, a tech project called Tezos raised $232 million online in a wildly successful "initial coin offering," in which new digital currency is parceled out to buyers. At the time, it was. . .  Full story
18/10 Revenue for the interim period went up 2% to R1.23 billion (R1.2 billion). whilst gross profit lowered to R376.8 million (R390.9 million). Operating profit fell 36% to R22.5 million (R35.4 million).. . .  Full story
18/10 South African retail sales rose by 5.5 percent year-on-year in August, beating market expectations, after increasing by a revised 1.6 percent in July, data from the statistics office showed on Wednesday.. . .  Full story
18/10 China's stocks hit a 26-month high on Wednesday as a twice-a-decade Communist Party congress began with promises to boost the economy.. . .  Full story
18/10 South Africa's headline consumer inflation quickened to 5.1 percent year-on-year in September from 4.8 percent in August, data from Statistics South Africa showed on Wednesday.. . .  Full story
18/10 South Africa's rand was a touch weaker in early trade on Wednesday, on the backfoot against a firming dollar and negative sentiment spurred by another cabinet reshuffle by President Jacob Zuma.. . .  Full story
18/10 The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday charged mining company Rio Tinto Plc and two of its former top executives with fraud, saying they inflated the value of coal assets in Mozambique and. . .  Full story
17/10 Revenue for the period increased to R267 million (2016: R247.4 million). Operating profit rose to R160.2 million (2016: R151.4 million), profit attributable to owners of the company was lower at R112.5. . .  Full story
17/10 The detail of China's record iron ore imports in September is likely to prove more interesting than the headline-grabbing surge above 100 million tonnes for the first time.. . .  Full story

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