South Africa has race issues. I know that’s kind of obvious, like telling you the Middle East has religious conflict or that Jeremy Clarkson’s a bigot. I’m not saying our Facebook feeds give us quotas – ‘You have reached your limit of white friends, please try the Indians.’ Our problem is more endemic.
- Friday, 22 May 2015 07:10
Dutch retail partnership Spar sees big opportunities to expand in markets where other Western chains fear to tread, exploiting a model of sharing global best practice among independent businesses trading from Angola to India and Ukraine.
- Thursday, 21 May 2015 09:10
South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Ltd is selling off some of its businesses in Australia and Mauritius to Indian drugmaker Strides Arcolab Ltd. Strides will pay $300m for the businesses, expanding its footprint in markets that are set for brisk growth.
- Wednesday, 20 May 2015 09:23
- Farai Sevenzo
Sitting in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, at a bar intriguingly named Pariah State, a young woman begins one of those mundane seasonal chats strangers share – How was Christmas? Isn’t the rain relentless? Any plans for New Year’s?
- Tuesday, 19 May 2015 09:46
South Africa's energy crisis will be alleviated by the procurement of a nuclear fleet to generate 9,600 megawatts of power this year, the energy minister said today.