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Samsung exec says Galaxy S5 to outsell S416/4/2014 9:39
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's new Galaxy S5 smartphone should outsell its predecessor and defy predictions that the South Korean titan's latest model will struggle in a tough market for high-end handsets.
Tourism on the increase16/4/2014 9:21
Close to 1 million tourists visited South Africa during December, the highest ever recorded number of tourists in any one month.
AMCU strike fund gets R1m16/4/2014 7:23
A strike fund created by labour union Amcu has received an injection of about R1m in aid of platinum mine workers of the union who have been on a three-month-long strike over wages.
MTN starts war with 79 cents16/4/2014 6:46
MTN has thrown down the competition gauntlet in the South African mobile phone industry by launching a flat rate of 79c per minute for prepaid customers in what the operator says will stimulate a decline in rates in the general market.
SA hits tourist high in December15/4/2014 14:38
December 2013 recorded the highest ever number of tourists in South Africa in one month, Statistician General Pali Lehohla said on Tuesday.
IMF forecast for SA questioned15/4/2014 11:27
Analysts have played down the downward revision of South African GDP growth – to 2.3% from 2.8% – by the IMF.
18% of US Internet users had data stolen: survey15/4/2014 8:10
Some 18 percent of US Internet users have had important personal data such as bank account information stolen and the problem appears to be getting worse, a survey showed Monday.
Jozi city spends a billion15/4/2014 7:07
The city of Joburg has spent R1bn in the rollout of free internet service as the country’s economic hub also told its own good story yesterday.
JSE changes logo colours14/4/2014 10:15
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has changed the colour of its logo and the typography to depict itself as a "modern African marketplace"