Business

Business 0 Comments

MTN launches new month-to-month contracts

MTN has announced it now offers a month-to-month payment option on its SIM-only packages. The payment option requires no long-term contract lock-in, credit checks, or completing complicated paperwor…

Business 0 Comments

South African-born Elon Musk is now the third richest person in the world

Elon Musk is now the third-richest person in the world. Musk passed Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg Monday as shares of Tesla Inc. continued their unrelenting rally after undergoing a forward st…

Business 0 Comments

South Africa has a “massive mobile fraud problem”

Paris-based anti-fraud firm Evina has determined that one out of every three mobile subscription attempts in South Africa is fraudulent. The company said South African cellular users are very often …

Business 0 Comments

Whales Move $235,000,000 in Bitcoin, Ethereum and XRP – Here’s Where the Crypto is Heading

Crypto whales are surfacing in big numbers, moving hundreds of millions of dollars in Bitcoin, Ethereum and XRP while BTC hovers around the $11,700 mark. In the last 24 hours, the crypto whale watch…

Business 0 Comments

Sun International closes two SA hotels

By Sandile Mchunu4h ago JOHANNESBURG – Hotels and leisure group Sun International yesterday announced the closure of its Naledi and Carousel hotels, charging that the Covid-19 pandemic had forced it…

Business 0 Comments

WATCH: This McDonald’s meal shows no sign of rot after being kept in closet for 24 years

By Lutho Pasiya4h ago Ever wonder what a decades-old McDonalds meal would look like? I don’t know about you, but if I had kept any kind of fast food in a box for decades, I would probably be expecti…

Business 0 Comments

Nestle gets peanut allergy treatment with $2 billion Aimmune buyout

Nestle said on Monday its offer for Aimmune values the California-based drugmaker, in which it already has a stake of around 25.6%, at $2.6 billion. BENGALURU – Nestle will pay $2 billion to buy th…

Business 0 Comments

Motsepe’s African Rainbow Minerals stashes cash ahead of acquisitions

COPPER EXPOSURE 31 August 2020 – 23:16 Lisa Steyn Cash-flush African Rainbow Minerals, chaired by billionaire Patrice Motsepe, is on the hunt for acquisitions that may involve bulking up its exposu…

Business 0 Comments

Need an enormous SUV that can go anywhere? Nissan’s new Patrol has arrived

By Jason Woosey12h ago JOHANNESBURG – Looking for an SUV thats luxurious, capable and, well, absolutely enormous? The new Nissan Patrol has landed in South Africa, sporting a new look, improved refi…

Business 0 Comments

Ethereum DeFi giant Yearn.finance (YFI) is literally up 1,000,000% since its July launch

Yearn.finance (YFI) has taken the entire crypto industry by storm over recent weeks. The cryptocurrency first caught much of this space’s attention when prominent crypto analyst and VC investor Andr…