Weekly Press Review – 30 January 2017

According to the press, chemicals and energy group Sasol’s share price fell 3.02 percent to R409.26 on the JSE this week. This after the company announced an expected 44 percent drop in its headline earnings. The company has attributed the fall to currency losses and a strike at its Secunda mining operations. The NSRI were … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 30 January 2017

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Weekly Press Review – 23 January 2017

Grindrod Asset Management this week announced plans for a deal that would culminate in Infinitus Holdings gaining a 76 percent stake in Grindrod. According to the press Infinitus is focused on high-growth businesses in the consumer, industrial and financial services sector. Through its subsidiary GFS Holdings, Grindrod will exchange its entire Grindrod Asset Management for Infinitus … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 23 January 2017

Weekly Press Review – 16 January 2017

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the SS Mendi. More than 600 African labourers and 12 officers died in the tragedy. According to the press, the SAS Amatola will leave South african waters, in a relatively rare journey to European waters, on a special mission to commemorate the sinking of the … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 16 January 2017