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06/23/2018 12:11 AM | Russia backs OPEC oil output hike
Russia on Saturday joined partner countries in backing an OPEC-led pledge to boost oil production in response to growing global demand, Angolan Oil Minister Diamantino Azevedo said.

06/22/2018 11:24 PM | 5.5% pricier to build a house than a year ago – analyst
The average building cost of new housing completed increased by 5.5% year-on-year in the first four months of 2018, while planned building activity declined in the same period.

06/22/2018 08:49 PM | Khaya Sithole's explosive affidavit casts shadow over accounting body
An explosive affidavit by chartered accountant and commentator Khaya Sithole accuses the top leadership of the SA Institute of Chartered Accountants of lying, not following due process and covering up corruption.

06/22/2018 08:15 PM | Barclays Africa retail banking CEO Moganwa leaves amid shake-up

06/22/2018 07:07 PM | Saica's transparency bid - a public hearing for commentator Khaya Sithole
In a bid to be seen as more transparent, the SA Institute of Chartered Accountants has opened disciplinary processes to the public.

06/22/2018 07:00 PM | Naspers still in the hunt for e-commerce acquisitions
Naspers CEO Bob Van Dijk tells Fin24 the company will continue investing in electronic commerce providers.

06/22/2018 05:00 PM | Khanyi Dhlomo: 6 steps to create the future you want
Khanyi Dhlomo, founder of Ndalo Media and Ndalo Luxury Ventures, says there are 6 steps one can use to create the future you desire.

06/22/2018 03:00 PM | Minerals Council is said to plan Mining Charter challenge
The country's main mining lobby group told analysts and mining companies it would probably challenge a final draft of the new Mining Charter if two key points of dispute weren't removed.

06/22/2018 06:30 AM | WATCH: NASA unveils programme aimed at preventing asteroid apocalypse
The Trump Administration now wants to enhance those efforts to detect and track potential planet killers.

06/22/2018 06:29 AM | UPDATE: Sparing use averts load shedding on Friday
Eskom did not have to implement rotational load shedding on Friday thanks to customers using electricity sparingly.

06/22/2018 04:13 AM | SA Express employees to be paid salaries despite financial troubles
SA Express employees will be paid in June, the Department of Public Enterprises has confirmed.

06/22/2018 03:46 AM | BlackBerry falls as software revenue plunges
BlackBerry plunged the most in a year after investors focused on weak growth in software revenues that the company attributed to a change in accounting standards.

06/22/2018 03:36 AM | Chinese investors wary of SA red tape - official
Chinese investors are concerned about the lengthy lead time it takes South Africa to conclude investment deals and turn around projects, according to a top official in the National Planning Commission.

06/22/2018 03:01 AM | Ramaphosa: Mining Charter must reposition industry
President Cyril Ramaphosa laments the recent spike in mine deaths, while praising Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe for driving the public engagement process of the draft Mining Charter

06/22/2018 02:47 AM | Vincent Hoogduijn new CEO of Media24 Digital
Vincent Hoogduijn, CEO of Media24’s e-commerce division, has been promoted to CEO: Media24 Digital.

06/22/2018 02:20 AM | Blue chips, stronger rand lift JSE
The JSE closed firmer on Friday as blue-chip stocks and the stronger rand helped propel the bourse higher.

06/22/2018 01:07 AM | Naspers announces improved revenue on the back of strong e-commerce investments
Naspers announced on Friday that its core headline earnings grew by 72% to R33.6bn as the company released its financial results for the year to 31 March 2018.

06/22/2018 12:57 AM | Top 5 on Fin24: Markus Jooste profited big time from Steinhoff land deal, 6 ways the NHI bill will affect you
A roundup of Friday's top economic and finance reads on Fin24.

06/22/2018 12:36 AM | OPEC on tightrope as output target talks prompt clash
OPEC energy ministers scrambled to hammer out a compromise on oil output policy Friday as they debated a Saudi proposal to ramp up production.

06/22/2018 12:35 AM | Major medical schemes support NHI's universal healthcare goal
Major medical schemes have welcomed the progress made by the health minister in gazetting the National Health Insurance bill and Medical Schemes Amendment bill, and will be submitting their comments.