Showing posts with tag "business"

Samsung reveals new fold, flip smartphones, and a Galaxy Watch

Samsung Electronics unveiled the latest generation of its foldable devices on Wednesday, keeping prices steady despite surging costs of materials and shipping.

November 27, 2022
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mobile

Another South African airline has had its licence suspended – here’s why it could be good news for consumers

The Air Services Licensing Council (ASLC) has suspended Mango Airlines’ air service licence for up to two years amid soaring ticket prices

November 26, 2022
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business

3 new features for WhatsApp

Messaging service WhatsApp is rolling out several security and privacy features, including the ability to choose who can see you when you are online, and blocking screenshots of view-once messages.

November 19, 2022
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technology

South Africa’s property market is recovering – just not in the way you may have expected

The South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Monetary Policy Committee hiked the repo rate by 75 basis points – making financing a home more expensive with the prime lending rate to 9%.

November 20, 2022
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property

This South African grocer is betting big on solar to cut down Eskom bills

Food Lover’s Market says that it will expand its solar investments and implement energy-saving technologies at its distribution centres and certain stores to alleviate its reliance on Eskom-supplie...

November 23, 2022
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energy

Eskom warns of stage 2 load shedding at short notice on Wednesday

Power utility Eskom has warned that it might have to implement load shedding at short notice on Wednesday (10 August), due to losses in generating capacity.

November 24, 2022
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energy

National water crisis looming in South Africa

South Africa’s ageing water infrastructure managed by municipalities is pushing the country away from reliable and safe water supplies.

November 22, 2022
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lifestyle

Massive water outage hitting Johannesburg and Pretoria this week – here’s who’s affected

Rand Water in Johannesburg and the City of Tshwane have issued an alert, warning residents of a 53-hour water outage due to planned maintenance.

November 23, 2022
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government

South Africa business mood at four-month high on tourism boost

An index measuring South African business sentiment rose to a four-month high in July as tourism numbers and new vehicle sales increased.

November 20, 2022
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business opinion

How to get a new smartphone app for your business

If you want to launch a new smartphone app for your business in 2022, then Codehesion is the perfect choice.

November 26, 2022
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industry news

Eskom wants to introduce a new ‘time-of-use’ tariff for residential customers

Power utility Eskom has submitted its proposed 2023 Tariff Restructuring Plan to energy regulator Nersa, showing how the group wants to make sweeping changes to its price structures.

November 28, 2022
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energy

FNB wins most valuable financial services brand for the 3rd year with brand value up 30% to $3.5 billion

First National Bank (FNB) is the leading financial services brand in Kantar BrandZ’s Top 30 Most Valuable South African Brands 2022 for the third year in a row.

November 26, 2022
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industry news