Daily Archives: June 9, 2013

US targets Cape firms for Iranian sanction busting

US Treasury unveils alleged network of 37 property companies used by Iran to ‘generate investment’ read more

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Redefine ‘blood stones’

SA given ultimatum to lead global consultation on sanctions against diamond-related violence read more

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The ABC of motor insurance

If you don’t hold up your end of the deal, you could find yourself without cover when you need it most, writes Neesa Moodley-Isaacs read more

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Winning Women: An endless Flow of fun ideas

Tara Turkington started her communications company in her home seven years ago. Today, it bills millions every month and this mother of four says she is having the time of her life, writes Sue Grant-Marshall read more

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How to Spread it: Community healer

Dr Anna Mokgokong is the co-founder and executive chairperson of Community Investment Holdings, a multibillion-rand black investment holding company. read more

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Brace for a lengthy Sasol plastics hearing

Competition tribunal hearing on ‘excessive pricing’ will take longer than the four weeks set aside read more

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MTN into the lion’s den

While consortiums involving the world’s largest telecoms groups compete for two new mobile licences in Myanmar this month, leading global human rights organisations have cautioned against the race to invest in the tentatively reforming east Asian country. read more

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Amcu: Fairness and truth missing in Marikana

Peace will continue to elude Rustenburg’s troubled platinum belt until government, police and Lonmin management treat all workers fairly in their dealings with union rivals, according to Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) branch secretary Bob Ndude. read more

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How spammers get your number

So what makes Barry’s Plumbing and Electrical think you’re in need of their services? Based on what information does DirectAxis assume you might be interested in taking out a loan with them? How does the DA know when to remind you to vote for them in a by-election in your ward? After all, your ballot was secret … right? read more

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Exploring passively managed / index funds

Exploring the differences between divergent styles of active vs passive management.

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Bogus Soweto doctor arrested

Pretended to be a medical doctor and performed abortions

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Asteroid passes close to Earth

Truck sized asteriod passed Earth four times closer than the moon

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ANC 'not purging its members'

The party denies it is removing members who did not support Zuma for re-election.

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Delivery for ailing Madiba

A young boy delivered a bouquet of flowers for Madiba.

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