Local News

Gordhan’s budget predicament

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017

Budget Speech 2017 is scheduled for 14:00 today – and it may cost Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan his job.

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Green News

Demand for ‘green’ stationery grows

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017

A recent study has shown that more than half of small office and home office consumers buy environmentally friendly office supply products.

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International News

Stationery sales slide at ‘traditional’ news agencies

Posted by on Feb 21, 2017

Stationery sales at news agencies dropped markedly in the pre-Christmas period, according to the latest benchmark survey.

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Products

South Africa pushes up BIC’s figures

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017

French writing instruments vendor, BIC, has reported strong Q4 growth. According to the company, stationery sales increased by 7.8% to €165.6-million.

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Gordhan’s budget predicament

Gordhan’s budget predicament

Feb 22, 2017

Budget Speech 2017 is scheduled for 14:00 today – and it may cost Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan his job.

SA’s big banks in big trouble

SA’s big banks in big trouble

Feb 21, 2017

Standard Bank, Investec and divisions of Barclays are faced with hefty fines after the Competition Commission found them guilty of collusion and price fixing trading foreign currency, including the rand.

Stationery sales slide at ‘traditional’ news agencies

Stationery sales slide at ‘traditional’ news agencies

Feb 21, 2017

Stationery sales at news agencies dropped markedly in the pre-Christmas period, according to the latest benchmark survey.

Shoprite, Steinhoff deal called off

Shoprite, Steinhoff deal called off

Feb 21, 2017

Shoprite and Steinheiff have called off their merger due to a disagreement over share value.

CEOs need social media

CEOs need social media

Feb 21, 2017

Everyone today is on social media, but there is one group that is sorely under-represented: CEOs.

Crime alert: transacting with government

Crime alert: transacting with government

Feb 21, 2017

The National Treasury has released a warning with regards to doing business with government. 

Let the light shine in

Let the light shine in

Feb 21, 2017

Natural light tops office workers’ most-wanted lists.

Rand/dollar exhange hits 18-month high

Rand/dollar exhange hits 18-month high

Feb 15, 2017

The rand broke through the important R13.20/$ resistance level to the dollar in late afternoon trade on Tuesday, and stands poised to crack R13 if the strengthening trend continues.