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Fin24.com | Gap widens between asking and selling price - Gauteng agent

There seems to be a large disparity between what sellers think their home is worth and what buyers in the current market are prepared to pay for homes, says an agent...

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Fin24.com | 5 ways Cape Town and Western Cape plan to maintain investor confidence

After engaging with stakeholders, the Western Cape's investment agency Wesgro has set out five ways in which investor confidence can be maintained...

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How much more you need to earn in 2017 to afford the same car you could last year

Research by analytics group Lightstone in 2016 showed the value of the car you could afford on your monthly salary in South Africa - this is how much more you would need t...

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How many South Africans currently live in Australia and the UK

Emigration experts have pointed to a growing number of South Africans leaving the country, following the recent politicial and economic turmoil, but the number of South Africa...

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Fin24.com | Downgrades, slow growth could negate benefits of record maize harvest

SA's credit downgrades and slow economic growth could negate the benefits of this year's record maize harvest, warns an agricultural economist at Abs...

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Fin24.com | Eskom contracts to firm with Koko link must be investigated - report

Contracts awarded to Impulse International after the stepdaughter of former Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko had joined the company, must be investigated, reports the Sunday Tim...

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Fin24.com | What happens when you pass way without a will?

When a person passes on without a will, they forfeit the privilege of deciding what should happen to their estate and the estate gets allocated in terms of intestate successio...

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Fin24.com | Executive changes pave way forward for GPI

Empowerment investment holding company Grand Parade Investments has announced key changes at executive level to shape its strategy well into the future...

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Fin24.com | Eskom contracts to firm with Koko link must be investigared - report

Contracts awarded to Impulse International after the stepdaughter of former Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko had joined the company, must be investigated, reports the Sunday Tim...

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Tips you can use to avoid ending up with a neglected portfolio

Many investors who run their own portfolios via their stock brokers often end up with a “neglected portfolio” or become frustrated with the performance of their portfolio,...

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Illovo workers affiliated to Fawu threaten to strike as wage talks stasll

Workers affiliated to the Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu) say eight employers from Illovo farms across the province have failed to meet their demands...

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Illovo workers affiliated to Fawu threaten to strike as wage talks stall

Workers affiliated to the Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu) say eight employers from Illovo farms across the province have failed to meet their demands...

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Fin24.com | Treasury DG wants to prevent SA from going to IMF 'cap in hand'

New Treasury director general Dondo Mogajane says it is focused on reforms that will get the economy out of a recession and improve credit ratings...

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Fin24.com | Prize-winning tech helping Ghana's farmers

Agyei Douglas is a farmer who grows vegetables near Kumasi in Ghana's central Ashanti region. He used to struggle to access markets and capital...

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Fin24.com | Soweto's urban entrepreneurs take on the world

Dozens of township entrepreneurs' creations have sold worldwide with help from Soweto's Box Shop, a not for profit organisation...

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eNCA | UK's Brexit minister 'pretty sure' he will get good deal to leave EU

David Davis has also told Conservatives to stop being 'self-indulgent' following their losses during a snap election earlier this month...

eNCA Business
Ford recalls models due to fire risk

Ford South Africa has announced another fire risk-related recall, this time on its entry-level Figos and Ikons...

IOL Business
Fin24.com | SA economy no longer stable - Fragile States Index

South Africa’s economy has caused it to decline significantly on the 2017 Fragile States Index and the country is no longer regarded as stable...

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Fin24.com | Sugar workers could down tools

Discussions regarding strike action by around 1 000 Illovu employees in KwaZulu Natal will begin on Monday after wage negotiations resulted in a deadlock...

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Google scrubbing private medical records

Alphabet’s Google has quietly decided to scrub an entire category of online content personal medical records from its search results...

IOL Business
Fin24.com | South Africans 'force' Bell Pottinger to lock Twitter account

Anyone who wants to follow the Gupta-linked UK public relations agency Bell Pottinger on Twitter, will now have to request permission...

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Cutting salaries without workers consent is unlawful

Labour analysts say it's against the law to cut workers salaries without consulting them or drawing up a new contract...

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9 common interview questions – and how to answer them

While prospective employees are often stressed about being unable to an interview question, being able to successfully answer the most basic of questions is often much more im...

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Fin24.com | Naspers to meet investors in US, UK

Naspers will approach investors in the US and UK about a bond issue as it continues its quest to expand its internet businesses...

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One step closer to cheaper, faster Internet from space

Ultra-fast, lag-free Internet that comes to your PC or smartphone via satellite instead of a wire into your home...

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WATCH: One step closer to cheaper, faster internet from space

Ultra-fast, lag-free Internet that comes to your PC or smartphone via satellite instead of a wire into your home...

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Fin24.com | Infographic: Best and worst performing municipalities

The Auditor General's latest local government report showed that 49 municipalities received clean audits, however 25 received disclaimed opinions...

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KwaZulu-Natal sugar workers prepare to strike this week

About 1000 workers employed by Illovo are preparing to embark on a strike as wage negotiations resulted in a deadlock last week, says the Fawu on Sunday...

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eNCA | CIEX disputes Mboweni's version of Absa report

Michael Oatley says investigators found an apartheid-era loan was illegal, contradicting the former Sarb governor's claims...

eNCA Business
In-app tipping for Uber drivers

Uber has introduced in-app tipping for drivers...

IOL Business
South Africans need to start asking if their home is actually an asset

At first glance, it is easy to say that your property is an asset and a good investment, however there is more to it than initially meets the eye according to Adrian Goslett,...

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VIDEO: China turning to shopping malls to gauge spending

China is turning to shopping malls and convenience stores to better gauge spending in the world’s largest consumer market...

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China to turn shopping malls to gauge spending

China is turning to shopping malls and convenience stores to better gauge spending in the world’s largest consumer market, the latest step toward upgrading its economic indi...

IOL Business
Fin24.com | Africa needs more innovation hubs to support growth

By 2050 African countries will have the youngest populations in the world with the world’s second largest population, which experts believe highlight the need for innovation...

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Mortgage rates dip slightly

Mortgage rates seem to be stuck in a holding pattern as they hover near yearly lows...

IOL Business
Fin24.com | The road to kakistocracy

CEO says SA is five minutes from disaster and leadership must wake up...

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Fin24.com | SA must act fast to avoid revolution

The recent pushback against the amended Mining Charter was immediate and vicious, as were the reactions to Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s call for the reorientation o...

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Fin24.com | Basic education failing engineering sector

The quality of the country’s basic education is one of the main reasons the engineering sector is struggling to transform...

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Fin24.com | War breaks out at Group Five

Five nonexecutive directors resign amid proposals for a fresh start, as a battle brews over new board members...

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Fin24.com | Friends & Friction: We can pull out of this fatal spiral

The struggle, friends, has been downgraded from self-determination to 26% black empowerment. Someone decided that we couldn’t own the whole cow, and reserved the blocked tea...

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Fin24.com | Environmentalists fight Wakkerstroom coal project

Environmentalists have dragged an Indian company to court in a bid to stop it from mining coal in Mpumalanga without environmental authorisation or local planning approval...

Fin 24
Telkom keen on buying e-tv: report

Hosken Consolidated Investments – the owner of e.tv – has been approached on five occasions to be purchased, according to a report in the Business Times...

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Fin24.com | New Eskom board reveal marred by more Gupta questions

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown on Friday reappointed four Eskom directors who, exactly a week ago, she said she wanted to get rid of...

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Email leaks expose scary Gupta spy network: report

The Gupta family have been spying on some of South Africa’s top banking executive and their family members, as well as a former cabinet minister and a rival in a lucrative t...

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Fin24.com | How aid helps the rich get richer

Scores of aid projects in Africa are ­captured by the elites, leaving poor worse off than before...

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Fin24.com | Busisiwe’s bizarre outcome

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s unexplained digression into monetary policy and the Constitution this week is not the only strange outcome of her report on the 1985 ba...

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Fin24.com | Don't destroy, build

The revised Mining Charter will make it harder for companies to ensure progress in transformation, but they need to persevere and do the right thing, write Bonang Mohale and J...

Fin 24
UK to maintain duty-free access for developing countries after Brexit

According to the government, around £20 billion a year of goods were shipped to Britain from these developing countries...

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Fin24.com | Mpumalanga eyes R10bn agroprocessing fruit hub

Along with plans to handle the entire value chain will come support for black industrialists...

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Fin24.com | Winning Women: A passion to develop

Mankodi Moitse is CEO of Kagiso Trust, one of SA’s leading development agencies. It works for freedom from poverty and has been in existence for more than 30 years,writes Su...

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Fin24.com | The sky’s the limit for this trio of black industrialists

The ice has melted at the once-famous Sky Rink in the iconic Carlton Centre building, situated in Johannesburg’s central business district (CBD)...

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Fin24.com | Poultry sector still bleeding jobs

The country’s poultry sector is still gradually shedding jobs despite the setting up of a task team to try and halt the crisis in the sector, SA Poultry Association (Sapa) C...

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Gigaba addresses entrepreneurs at the South Regional Business Fair

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has encouraged black people to support black owned businesses...

SABC Business
Tshwane's waste management services in crisis

There's uncertainty over future waste management services in some parts of Tshwane...

SABC Business
5 trends for the future of manufacturing

The industrial revolution we’re experiencing now is powered by advancements that include smart manufacturing, robotics, artificial intelligence and IoT...

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Why South Africa doesn’t have its own “unicorn” startup

Elevation-holdings in conjunction with the Gordon Institute for Business Science have released a new report on the state of tech and innovation in South Africa - and why a lo...

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Gauteng government outline plans to create 600 000 jobs by 2019

The Gauteng government will outline plans to create 600 000 new jobs by 2019 and to increase spending on township manufactured products and services...

SABC Business
Gigaba applauds entrepreneurs at Umlazi Business Fair

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has applauded small and upcoming entrepreneurs at Umlazi Business Fair in that their creation of wealth will create much-needed job opportunitie...

SABC Business
eNCA | Mozambique did not show where $500 million in loans were spent

The discovery of the unapproved loans last year prompted the IMF and Western donors to end budgetary support for Mozambique...

eNCA Business
How much it costs to buy a Tier 1 UK Visa

For those who wish to live and work in the UK there are two attractive visa options: The Tier 1 (Investor) and Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visas, each with their own unique advantag...

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News24.com | Live hen sales banned after avian flu detected at Mpumalanga farm

The sale of live hens has been banned in South Africa after avian flu was confirmed at a farm in Mpumalanga, according to the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries...

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Gauteng govt to create 600 000 new jobs

The Gauteng government will outline plans to create 600 000 new jobs by 2019 and to increase spending on township manufactured products and services...

SABC Business
eNCA | Parliament and Nehawu reach wage agreement

Parliament’s management and Nehawu agreed to the 7.5 percent salary increase as the best position, given the unfavourable economic climate in the country...

eNCA Business
The next trade war could be a food fight

In a time of warfare, a country doesn't want to suddenly discover that it relies on far-off trading partners for the goods its people or military need...

IOL Business
The R28 trillion reason why you shouldn’t cut back on your insurance during the recession

Facing the recession, more and more South Africans will look to cancel their insurance policies as a means of alleviating financial pressure. However by doing so, they risk fu...

BusinessTech
Tourism is booming in US but no hotel jobs

Tourism is thriving in the nation's capital, with the District of Columbia's visitors bureau declaring a record year for US foot traffic in 2016...

IOL Business
Lynne Brown: The interim arrangements represents new dawn at Eskom

Brown says several allegations against the utility and executives are still being investigated but the company is doing better than it has in the past...

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Fin24.com | Glencore's last minute gambit gives Rio cash-or-China dilemma

Glencore's last-minute bid for Australian coal mines leaves Rio Tinto Group with a dilemma to mull over the weekend: accept less money or risk upsetting its bigge...

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Fin24.com | Zim telecoms firms may no longer be going concerns - AG

Zimbabwe’s landline phones are under threat after its auditor general cast doubt on the ability of the country’s telecommunications firms to continue as growing concerns...

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Fin24.com | Air transport adds R154.8bn to SA's GDP - report

Air transport supports 490 000 jobs and contributes about R154.8bn to SA's GDP, according to a report by the International Air Transport Association...

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Apple music grows and wants to pay labels less

In the two years since its release, Apple Music has been gunning for Spotify's top spot a top the music streaming world...

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eNCA | Temporary JSE suspension good for us: Oakbay

On Friday the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) granted the Gupta-owned firm permission to stop trading for a while...

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Lynne Brown carries out several investigations into Eskom alleged corruption

She has announced the appointment of four new board members and the reappointment of acting chair Zethembe Khoza...

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Artificial intelligence to make travel smarter

The Terminator wants to be your next travel agent...

IOL Business
People are paying cash for some of Cape Town’s most expensive properties

Cash has increasingly become king in Cape Town, most notably the southern suburbs where the majority of buyers don’t need bonds, say Lew Geffen area specialists in Newlands...

BusinessTech
Next iPhone to look like Google Glass

Augmented reality is one of Apple's big new areas of focus, which it highlighted earlier this month at its Worldwide Developers Conference...

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eNCA | 'All hands on deck' to fix economy - new Director-General

Dondo Mogajane was addressing a Youth Economic Indaba in Johannesburg...

eNCA Business
South Africa's rand stretches gains, Naspers pulls bourse higher

South Africa's rand extended its recent recovery on Friday as political uncertainty eased and local economic fundamentals came back in focus...

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JSE grants request by Gupta-owned firm for voluntary suspension

The Oakbay board says it’s in the best interests of the company and shareholders that the listing of its securities is temporarily suspended...

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Qatar's Al Jazeera hits back at Arab states' attempt to close it down

The countries that imposed the sanctions accuse Qatar of funding terrorism and drawing too close to their enemy Iran...

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eThekwini Metro heeds the call to create jobs for the youth

The eThekwini Metro has heeded a call by the youth to create job opportunities and businesses alike in the form of radical economic transformation...

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Fin24.com | Did Tegeta receive a 75% discount on Optimum fine?

Did the Gupta-linked firm Tegeta Exploration & Resources receive a R1.65bn discount on a fine it had to pay to Eskom? The state utility did not deny the figure whe...

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Brown explains why she appointed 4 new Eskom board members

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says while she indicated that it may be best to rotate the board she’s also had to ensure continuity...

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Fin24.com | JSE suspends listing of Oakbay Resources

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has agreed to a request by Gupta-owned Oakbay Energy and Resources for a voluntary suspension of the listing of its securities...

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Wesgro meets investors, identifies new sectors for growth

The national growth rate has slowed as the South Africa's in a technical recession, but the Western Cape's economy is outperforming the country&a...

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Fin24.com | Will new board lead Eskom to greener pastures?

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown's appointment of two “green” board members shows that she is ready for the state utility to take a second look at rene...

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Makhozi Khoza labels Mkhwebane's pronouncements on SARB 'irresponsible'

Khoza chaired Parliament's ad hoc committee that selected Busisiwe Mkhwebane to the Public Protector position...

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Khoza: Mkhwebane's pronouncements on SARB irresponsible, bizarre

Khoza chaired Parliament's ad hoc committee that selected Busisiwe Mkhwebane to the Public Protector position...

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Khoza: Mkhwebane's findings on SARB irresponsible, bizarre

Khoza chaired Parliament's ad hoc committee that selected Busisiwe Mkhwebane to the Public Protector position...

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The brands and industries South Africans love the most

Fast food outlets are keeping the smiles on South Africans' faces despite the economic downturn and amid growing disdain for mobile operators and municipal servic...

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Fin24.com | Ramaphosa gave Mining Charter the nod, says Zwane

Despite his critique of the consultation process involving the Mining Charter, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa supported it, says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane...

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Rooibos Limited cleared of accusations by Competitions Committee

The SARC says Rooibos Limited is a member of good standing with the SARC and has not been in contravention of the code of conduct at any time...

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Fin24.com | Over 5 900 lottery funding applications outstanding - Davies

The National Lotteries Board has a backlog of close to 6 000 applications for funding that amounts to more than R11bn, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says...

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Fin24.com | JSE inches higher on the back of Naspers and firmer gold prices

The JSE closed firmer as gold mining stocks and Naspers propelled the local bourse higher...

Fin 24
Maswanganyi won't explain re-appointment of 4 Acsa board members

Among the four is an advocate identified in the Gupta leaks as being selected by the controversial family to sit on the board...

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Fin24.com | Maswangany: Nothing strange about legal action against Acsa

The transport ministry’s legal team is looking into a letter received from the Economic Freedom Fighters calling for certain directors at Acsa to be removed...

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Fin24.com | Group Five says investor wants breakup, return of ex-CEO Upton

Group Five says Allan Gray, has nominated former chief executive officer Mike Upton to the board as a non-executive director and has proposed that the South African constructi...

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Brown: I wanted to ensure Eskom's new acting CEO wasn't compromised in any way

On Thursday the Eskom board announced that Johnny Dladla, who's been at the utility for 22 years, has been appointed to the position...

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[WATCH] Minister Lynne Brown briefs the public on the state of Eskom

Minister Brown held a press conference at the Eskom offices to reveal the state of the board, investigations and a proposed commission of inquiry...

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Fin24.com | Naspers positive growth bolstered by Tencent investment

Naspers produced positive results for the year ending 31 March 2017, with a 41% growth, spurred by strong earnings from Chinese money spinner Tencent...

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