Business News 11.9.2017 07:28 am

What bitcoin isn’t

And will never be.

It’s the question that everyone seems to be asking: “should I invest in bitcoin?”

What bitcoin isn’t
What bitcoin isn’t

What bitcoin isn’t

And will never be.

Chamber decries state of SA mining industry
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Chamber decries state of SA mining industry

Business confidence in SA is at its lowest levels in more than three decades, says Chamber of Mines chief executive Roger Baxter.
The mothership is offloading
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The mothership is offloading

Spur’s customer base shrinks.
I did not kidnap her, Paul O’Sullivan testifies
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I did not kidnap her, Paul O’Sullivan testifies

Denies intimidation, extortion of Bobroff whistleblower.
Discounts to some benefits all, says Eskom
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Discounts to some benefits all, says Eskom

And asks you to pay more for electricity while discounting others.
It’s time for metros to ‘pay back the money’
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It’s time for metros to ‘pay back the money’

Homeowners made to pay old municipal debt accumulated by previous owners set sights on refunds.
Expat tax: Treasury looks to soften legislation as concerns flare
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Expat tax: Treasury looks to soften legislation as concerns flare

Options include exempting earnings up to a certain amount.
Post Office set to sign social grants contract with Sassa
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Post Office set to sign social grants contract with Sassa

After delays in finding a suitor to take over from Cash Paymaster Services, the government entity is expected to sign a contract in the next seven days.
The world’s greatest Ponzi scheme that never was
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The world’s greatest Ponzi scheme that never was

Cosgrove and Kellermann cleared in Guernsey.
Twelve days in December – part 2
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Twelve days in December – part 2

Brakfontein and the corruption of geoscience.
Asset management industry: PIC could break old white club
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Asset management industry: PIC could break old white club

As big and established asset management firms still enjoy larger investment allocations than their smaller counterparts.
HSRC out to measure innovation levels in thousands of SA entities
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HSRC out to measure innovation levels in thousands of SA entities

The survey will review the entities’ state of innovation in the period from 2014 until 2016.
9 ways to spring clean your finances
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9 ways to spring clean your finances

Money-saving tips to get your rands and cents to go further.
SAA is being forced to cut its fleet
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SAA is being forced to cut its fleet

Resulting in popular routes being cancelled or downscaled.
SA Airlink denies operating licence challenges
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SA Airlink denies operating licence challenges

The company said that its licences to operate South African and international scheduled air transport services was valid and in place.
Thohoyandou’s Thavhani Mall expected to boost local economy
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Thohoyandou’s Thavhani Mall expected to boost local economy

The mall, which opened on August 24, was enthusiastically received by local shoppers and their neighbours from surrounding towns and villages.
PetroSA signs $400m oil and gas development agreement with Russia
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PetroSA signs $400m oil and gas development agreement with Russia

According to the company, the agreement involves the development in the exploration areas of blocks nine and 11a off the south coast of South Africa.
Penalties on non-submission of returns reversed
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Penalties on non-submission of returns reversed

Many taxpayers were not required to file returns as they were below the income threshold.
Kubayi gives Eskom deadline for IPP contracts signing
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Kubayi gives Eskom deadline for IPP contracts signing

She said the power utility should ensure that all contracts are in place for signing on October 28.
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Sibanye Gold Limited changes trading name to Sibanye-Stillwater

The rebranding is a natural step in the evolution of the group, says the company.
Concern about introduction of tax legislation ‘by press release’
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Concern about introduction of tax legislation ‘by press release’

Creates uncertainty and could deter investment, practitioner warns.
Edcon’s plan to fix CNA
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Edcon’s plan to fix CNA

But, competitive pressure in the category is only just starting to build.
Sars’ deadline looms for taxpayers to declare foreign assets and income
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Sars’ deadline looms for taxpayers to declare foreign assets and income

The final date for submitting an application under the SVDP remains Thursday.
Sibanye Gold’s earnings take 286% dip
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Sibanye Gold’s earnings take 286% dip

The mining giant said the decrease in earnings was primarily attributable to non-recurring items that were fourfold higher than for the comparative period.

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