The Senate Commerce Committee’s Republican chairperson and ranking Democrat said they had asked top US executives at Hyundai Motor Co and Kia Motors Corp to testify at a hearing on reports of engine fires involving vehicles from Korean automakers.
South Africa’s new Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, will next week stick closely to previous budget forecasts for the coming two fiscal years, with only slight slippages due to poor revenues, economists predicted in a Reuters poll.
Facebook Inc has tentatively concluded that spammers looking to make money, and not a nation-state, were behind the largest-ever data theft at the social media company, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
South Africa’s retail sales rose in August as household goods, clothing and cosmetics grew, data showed on Wednesday, with recovering consumer spending a sign the economy is climbing out of a recession that has piled pressure on the President.
Nigeria’s central bank and South African telecommunications firm, MTN, could soon strike a deal in their dispute over the repatriation of $8.1 billion, Nigeria’s Information Minister said on Wednesday.