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African cacao-producing country starts making top-quality chocolate

By: Rebecca Campbell     24th August 2018 Cooperation between a South African and a British business has resulted in the establishment of the first ever chocolate factory in the West African island state of São Tomé e Príncipe. The enterprises are HBD Venture Capital (HBD standing for “Here Be Dragons”), an enterprise of South African... 

South Africa falling behind in fostering innovation

By: Duane Newman     10th July 2015 By Duane Newman Somebody was questioning on Twitter recently whether the fax machine is now dead? It probably is, along with the ticker-tape machine, snail mail, CDs and DVDs, video rental stores and bank cheques, which are all heading the same way. 

Shuttleworth loses R250m exchange control battle

By: News24Wire      18th June 2015 Billionaire Mark Shuttleworth has lost a battle in Johannesburg’s Constitutional Court with the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) over a R250.5-million levy dispute. Last year, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) ordered SARB to repay Shuttleworth R250-million plus interest in a case about exchange... 

Red Shuttleworth

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     17th April 2015 CEO of GUD Holdings. GUD is a manufacturer and marketer of automotive products. 

Reserve Bank reviewing Shuttleworth judgment

By: SANews, SA government news service     2nd October 2014 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has taken note of the Mark Shuttleworth judgment by the Supreme Court of Appeal and is reviewing the judgement, it said on Wednesday. “The SARB has noted the judgment by the court, in which it dismissed Mr Mark Shuttleworth’s challenge of the entire South... 

SARB ordered to repay Shuttleworth R250m 

By: Sapa     2nd October 2014 The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) on Wednesday ordered the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) to repay entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth R250-million plus interest in a case about exchange controls. In a statement on his website, Shuttleworth pledged to put the money, which must be repaid with... 

Richard Szabo

1st August 2014 Main Activity of the Company:  Freight and logistics Date and Place of Birth: April 12, 1974, Johannesburg Education: BCom (Hons), University of South Africa, 1997 First job:  Global Freight Forwarders Career History Prior to Current Position: SAEL, financial manager for 12 year; KWE, FD for two... 

PwC announces Top Ten finalists in Vision to Reality Awards Competition

29th July 2014 PwC has announced the Top Ten finalists in its Vision to Reality Awards competition. The Top Ten finalists will have the opportunity to showcase their innovative companies and gain access to leading advisors and a direct route to seed and venture capital. The Top Ten finalists were selected from... 


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