JOHANNESBURG, April 1 (Reuters) - South African stocks ticked up slightly on Wednesday buoyed by telecoms operator MTN Group, spurred on by peaceful presidential elections in Nigeria where it is a market leader.
NEW YORK, March 31 (Reuters) - Comedy Central defended Trevor Noah, the South African comedian who will replace Jon Stewart as the host of the late-night news parody, "The Daily Show," against backlash on Tuesday about past comments he made about Jews and women.
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NEW YORK, March 31 (Reuters) - Trevor Noah, the South African comedian chosen to replace Jon Stewart as the new host of the late-night comedy parody, "The Daily Show" was feeling the heat on Twitter on Tuesday for past comments he made about Jews and women.
STOCKHOLM, March 31 (Reuters) - A South African organisation promoting reading among children and young people has won the world's biggest prize for children's literature, the jury for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award said on Tuesday.
JOHANNESBURG, March 31 (Reuters) - Eskom Chairman Zola Tsotsi has stepped down, the South African power utility said on Tuesday, after its board accused him of acting improperly by suspending the chief executive.
March 30 (Reuters) - Trevor Noah, a South African comedian little known to U.S. audiences, will replace Jon Stewart as the host of the Emmy Award-winning, late-night parody newscast "The Daily Show," Comedy Central said on Monday.
market cap is $100 billion and most companies have some government connection. The less brave may look into Pakistan and South Africa . Pg M9, Yields : There is growing concern about the lack of liquidity in the bond market. Even the BOE expressed this
Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa , South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Turkey. Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD
JOHANNESBURG, March 27 (Reuters) - South Africa 's biggest cement maker PPC Ltd has ended merger talks with unlisted rival Afrisam Group, the firm said on Friday, sending its shares nearly 5 percent higher.