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22 October 2018 4:21 AM Turkey vows to reveal 'naked truth' over Khashoggi death

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed to reveal within days the "naked truth" over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Riyadh said it did not know the whereabouts of his body and that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had been unaware of any operation to murder him. The Turkish leader's statement came the day after Saudi authorities 23

18 October 2018 7:58 AM Markets LIVE: Mr Price head to step down at end of 2018

Barry Dumas, of GT247.com, says in a morning note to clients that the FOMC has signalled its intention to hike rates again before the year end. This may, in turn, put pressure on the rand. "The US Federal Open Market Committee released its meeting minutes on Wednesday evening. The minutes offered some interesting insights to the stance of the committee 53

15 October 2018 5:45 PM De Bruyn hits ton as Warriors and Titans draw

Cape Town - An 11th first-class century by Theunis de Bruyn was one of the few highlights on the final day of the 4-Day Domestic Series encounter between the Titans and Warriors with the weather-hit match ending in a draw at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Monday. With only 33.2 overs possible on days two and three due to bad light and rain, there were nearly 21

10 October 2018 5:46 PM Kenyan marathon runner handed 4-year doping ban

Paris - Kenyan marathon runner Samuel Kalalei was handed a four-year doping ban on Wednesday after testing positive for banned blood booster EPO, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced as the African powerhouse suffered another body blow. Kalalei, 23, tested positive at April's Rotterdam marathon where he finished seventh in a time of 2h 10min 44sec, a personal 24

09 October 2018 8:39 PM WATCH: Google reveals new Pixel phone, speaker to chase Apple, Amazon

Google showed off a pair of new Pixel phones, a tablet computer and a speaker with a screen in a deluge of new products aimed at competing with the latest gadgets from big technology rivals. The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones offer significant upgrades to prior models by adding a nearly edge-to-edge screen on the larger model, more display area on both phones 26

07 October 2018 12:13 PM Hootsuite looks to sell for at least $750 Million

Hootsuite, a Canadian startup that builds software to help marketers use social media, is said to be for sale. The Vancouver-based company, which has been an anchor of that city’s tech scene for years, has hired Goldman Sachs Group to explore a sale at a valuation of at least $750 million, a person familiar with the deal said. The company could still 36

04 October 2018 8:08 AM Rand weakens in early trade as strong dollar keeps pressure on

The rand weakened by 0.5% against the dollar in early trade on Thursday, with analysts saying it will likely remain under pressure throughout the day. The local currency opened Thursday morning at 14.65/$ and was changing hands at 14.71/$ at 08:18. This after it lost 2% against the greenback on Wednesday due to a combination of a rise in US treasury 26

01 October 2018 8:37 AM SA athletes given dagga warning

Cape Town - The South African Institute for Drug Free Sport (SAIDS) has warned professional athletes that the use of marijuana is still not allowed. Last month, cannabis was legalised in South Africa for personal use in small quantities in the home environment. But, according to a tweet from SAIDS on Monday, this does not mean that athletes will be forgiven 26

27 September 2018 3:38 PM ACSA revenue, profit tanks following tariff reduction

Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) has reported a decrease in revenue of 20%, while its profit for the profit for the year to March 31, 2018 plummeted by 58%, the state-owned entity said on Thursday. This was "largely expected on the back of the reduction in aeronautical charges", Acting Chief Financial Officer Dirk Kunz said during the company's final 25

22 September 2018 7:18 PM Superb WP first-half showing downs Griquas

Cape Town - A superb first-half performance from Western Province was more than enough to see them over the line in Saturday night's Currie Cup clash against Griquas at Newlands. Province played with a pace and intensity in a first half that saw them blow their visitors out of the water as the hosts took a 33-7 lead into the break. This Currie Cup is looking 23