International

3 days ago | May 7, 2021

Stiff car price increases, tougher times for SA

It’s bad news for prospective car buyers: new vehicle prices rose by almost three times the current inflation rate in ...

Total shared gas revenue with Myanmar military — report

Myanmar’s military has received hundreds of millions of dollars from gas sales through a financial scheme linked to a ...

3 days ago | May 6, 2021

Business Weekly, Financial Markets Indaba conference a success

Business Weekly in partnership with Financial Markets Indaba yesterday successfully conducted a Zimbabwe Finance Online ...

1 week ago | April 30, 2021

World’s industrial comeback drives metals to multi-year high

Industrial metals from copper to aluminium to iron ore have rallied to the highest level in years. 

Three ways investment world has changed

The investment world looks very different today compared to the recent past and requires investors to challenge ...

2 weeks ago | April 23, 2021

Market bubble fears rekindled

It is hard to imagine that only a year ago, markets hit rock bottom and investors were worried about how the rest of ...

Nigerians shun Naira for foreign currencies

Nigerians have been accumulating foreign currencies to protect their wealth from naira volatility and surging inflation, ...

3 weeks ago | April 16, 2021

What recovery? SA economy is already transformed into junk

President Cyril Ramaphosa in his ‘From the Desk Of The President’ statement on Monday (April 12) said: “… our economic ...

What market debut of Coinbase means

Coinbase went public on Wednesday on the Nasdaq exchange, and you probably have at least one friend pointing to the news ...

Audi’s new electric vehicles poised to take on Tesla

Volkswagen Group’s Audi looks poised to take on Tesla’s Model Y starting in June, when the battery-powered Q4 e-tron ...

China’s duty-free market expands amid overseas consumption return

BEIJING. - China’s duty-free market has been gathering steam with overseas consumption flowing back to the home market ...

1 month ago | April 9, 2021

Abu Dhabi oil giant ADNOC considers IPO

DUBAI. — Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is considering listing its drilling business on the local stock market, ...

London hits pre-Covid peak

World stocks mostly rose on Thursday, with London striking its highest level since before the pandemic.

India’s equity mutual funds show first inflows after eight months

India’s equity mutual funds recorded inflows in March after eight months of outflows, industry data showed on Thursday, ...

IMF revises SA growth outlook upward

The IMF has revised the growth outlook for South Africa from 2,8percent to 3,1 percent. 

1 month ago | April 6, 2021

Bezos, Musk top Forbes’ record-setting billionaire list

Forbes' annual world's billionaires list includes a record-breaking 2,755 billionaires, with Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff ...

1 month ago | March 26, 2021

Oil prices slump on renewed lockdowns

Oil prices slumped Tuesday on lower demand prospects.

US value, cyclical stocks remain favoured

US value and cyclical stocks continue to be strategists’ favourite pick on multiple supportive factors while expected ...

US$1,9t stimulus a major win for Biden

The US$1,9-trillion dollar economic stimulus plan is viewed as the first legislative victory for Democratic President ...