Economy

Uber welcomes, unions criticize UK plan to maintain flexible gig economy

Uber Technologies Inc welcomed on Monday the British government’s response to a review into workplace rights, which looks set to preserve the business models of gig economy companies, but unions rubbished the business ministry’s plans.

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Task Team to help SA Eskom resolve operational problems

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says the Eskom Sustainability Task Team will work with the Public Enterprises Department.

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SA Edcon refutes closing down claims

South African Retail giant, Edcon, says reports that its stores are about to close are not true.

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Huawei woes multiply, France could be next

As Huawei’s battles in the U.S. snare its founder’s daughter, a new front is opening up across the pond in France.

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Facebook discovers bug affecting millions of users

Facebook apologised on Friday for a "bug" that may have exposed unposted photos from as many as 6.8 million users over a 12-day period through third-party applications.

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Asian shares hobbled by mounting risks to global growth

Asian share markets began the week on a cautious note after soft economic data from China and Europe added to evidence of cooling global growth and reinforced anxiety over the broadening impact of international trade frictions.

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Nissan meets to replace Ghosn, as tensions with Renault grow

The board of automaker Nissan meets Monday to discuss replacing former chairman Carlos Ghosn after his arrest for financial misconduct, as tensions grow in the firm's alliance with Renault.

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Comair working on resolving wage impulse

South African airline Comair Limited said on Friday that it was working around the clock to find a speedy resolution to the wage dispute with the National Union of Metalworkers Union of SA (Numsa).

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Cemair operator certificates suspended

Cemair (Pty) Ltd can no longer operate as an airline or air operator or fly any of its twenty-one aircrafts.

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Brighter outlook predicted for SA stocks in 2019

Analysts expect 2019 to usher in a period of prosperity for the JSE after investors suffered negative returns this year, with the all share index having plunged by more than 10 %.

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