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PetroSA records net loss21/10/2014 16:20
PetroSA recorded an overall net loss of R1.65 billion in the 2013/14 financial year, the company said on Tuesday.
Microsoft’s new smartwatch to launch soon: report20/10/2014 15:14
It's managed to stay under wraps just enough to set the wearables industry abuzz with speculations about a smartwatch from Microsoft with fitness tracking capabilities, said to be launching in just weeks, according to Forbes.
NUM strikes at Mpuma mine20/10/2014 15:04
National Union of Mineworkers members at Glencore's Koornfontein mine in Mpumalanga have gone on strike.
Adidas shares jump on report of bid for Reebok unit20/10/2014 9:21
Shares in German sportswear firm Adidas AG jumped on Monday after the Wall Street Journal reported that an investor group that includes Jynwel Capital and funds affiliated with the Abu Dhabi government plan a $2.2 billion bid to buy Reebok.
Twitter tweets start to sing20/10/2014 8:32
Twitter on Thursday began letting people instantly listen to music and other audio by clicking on tweets from the popular messaging service.
Apple starts iPhone 6 sales in key China market20/10/2014 8:30
Apple began selling its latest iPhone in China Friday, nearly a month after other major territories due to a licence delay by regulators, but it faces a tough battle with rivals led by Samsung in the crucial market.
Wall Street climbs at open on solid earnings17/10/2014 16:25
U.S. stocks were higher at the open Today, following a batch of solid earnings reports that eased concerns about the impact of weak global demand on U.S. growth and businesses.