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Explainer: How the surplus in pension funds works
If you were a member of a defined benefit fund, you may have an unexpected windfall waiting.
(Fri, 01 Jul 2016 09:13:00 +0200)

New clouds over Caster's stellar form
Her intensive training in Potch notwithstanding, sceptics claim the athlete has an unfair advantage.
(Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Brexit: The mother of all babalases
The decision delivers a body blow to the financial services sector and will hurt UK exports.
(Thu, 30 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Suspected Islamic State suicide bombers kill 36 at Istanbul airport
Prime minister says Islamic State are the most likely suspects for the attack on Turkey's biggest airport.
(Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:10:00 +0200)

Billions of rands have been spent on failed state-promoted co-ops – yet it still goes on
The government does not understand the basic principles that underpin co-operatives and is blindly ignoring their widespread collapse.
(Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

​As Venezuela crumbles in financial disarray, so too does the pink tide of socialism
Many believed Chávez would lead the world from capitalism to socialism, but an over-reliance on oil has seen his leftist vision disintegrate.
(Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Scotland starts drive to remain in EU
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says country may hold another secession referendum following Britain's vote to leave the intergovernmental bloc.
(Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:13:00 +0200)

​Pravin Gordhan, Presidency move to reassure South Africans over Brexit
With the news that British voters decided to leave the European Union, emerging market currencies – including the Rand – have taken a beating.
(Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:44:00 +0200)

British Prime Minister David Cameron resigns following Brexit vote
Cameron has said he will step down by October following the historic referendum on Thursday.
(Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:29:00 +0200)

Brexit: 'The biggest shock since the fall of the Berlin wall' as UK votes to leave the EU
Months of debate has finally ended in Britons deciding to end their more than four decade-long stint in the EU.
(Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:32:00 +0200)

'New' oil rebels spring from the old
The Avengers are not superheroes, but rather militants left in the cold by Nigeria’s amnesty programme.
(Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Zimbabweans incredulous over 'weave ban'
New import regulations on multiple products have left many in the southern African country seething.
(Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:51:00 +0200)

'Afcon belongs to the African Union' – AU commissioner
Pan-African organisation approves a decision allowing the intergovernmental body to organise the continent's main football tournament.
(Sat, 18 Jun 2016 12:04:00 +0200)