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Africa boosts Hyprop’s value1/9/2014 4:55
JSE-listed retail property specialist Hyprop boosted the value of its portfolio to R26.4bn up from R19.8bn during the past 12 months which was partly a benefit from the group’s Africa-wide expansion strategy.
Petrol price fall bitter sweet1/9/2014 4:34
Although the petrol price will significantly, by 67c per litre on Wednesday, the relief would be “bitter sweet” considering high consumer debt.
Credit growth on the decline1/9/2014 4:28
Household credit growth in July slowed to 4.1% year-on-year, compared with 4.3% in June, the Reserve Bank said on Friday. This was the slowest growth since mid-2010, indicating that consumers’ high debt levels have forced many to stop considering taking on more debt.
What to watch out for at this year's IFA31/8/2014 14:16
Smartwatches, smartphones and smart homes are going to be the order of the day when Europe's biggest consumer technology show IFA 2014 opens its doors to the public on September 5 in Berlin, Germany.
What to expect at Apple's upcoming event31/8/2014 9:38
After months of speculation, the world's most secretive consumer technology company has finally sent out the official invites to an event on September 9, where the unveiling of the iPhone 6 is expected to take place.