Do you get diabetes from eating too much sugar?

Type 2 diabetes has arisen through rising body weights. Fatter people eat more of many things – not only sugar – and extra calories from any nutrient will lead to weight gain. Most sugary processed foods, such cakes and chocolate, contain large amounts of fat which contribute heavily to the calorie content. Matthew Campbell, Leeds Beckett University … Read moreDo you get diabetes from eating too much sugar?

Woolworths: 30% off winter favourites for 4 days only!

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South African Airways: On the suspension of SA Express’ operations

SATopShops Following the suspension of SA Express operating license over maintenance-related safety issues, its parent company South African Airways said it has noted the decision by the aviation regulator to suspend all South African Express flights. The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) grounded South African Express flights after uncovering 17 non-compliance areas, five of which are … Read moreSouth African Airways: On the suspension of SA Express’ operations

Regulator grounds South African Express over safety concerns

SATopShops South Africa’s state owned regional airliner, SA Express, has been grounded after the regulator discovered that the entity had breached maintenance-related safety measures. SAA Express is a subsidiary of South African Airways (SAA). And so there will be concern as to whether its issues do not extend to its parent company. The grounding was effected … Read moreRegulator grounds South African Express over safety concerns

Tiger Brands financials hit after listeriosis crisis

SATopShops The listeriosis haunted South African food manufacturing giant, Tiger Brands, has suffered a R365 million hit in its income statement due to efforts to shake off the listeriosis crisis emanating from one of its processed meat plant. The  JSE listed firm could incur more devastating costs as it faces legal suits from victims of the listeriosis … Read moreTiger Brands financials hit after listeriosis crisis

South Africa’s retailing giant, TFG, sees growth from overseas ventures

SATopShops Retailing group TFG, the owner of popular South African stores like Foschini, Markham, @home, sportscene, DueSouth, RJ and Fabiani, seems to be having great fun in its new overseas ventures, in the UK and Australia. Its retail turnover jumped 21.4% to rest  at R28.5 billion during the financial year ended March and profits were … Read moreSouth Africa’s retailing giant, TFG, sees growth from overseas ventures

Lotto Numbers Tracker: A package from the 22 May 2018 draw

By: Lotto Numbers Tracker Here follows the lotto draws for 22nd of May 2018 plus our moving Lotto Numbers Tracker package below. Lotto Numbers Tracker is a new initiative that maps out for lotto players the movement of winning numbers with a purpose of gleaning out a pattern which can be used to predict possible … Read moreLotto Numbers Tracker: A package from the 22 May 2018 draw

Look who made it: Impressive finalist for the FNB Business Innovation Awards

SATopShops The 2018 edition of the FNB Business Innovation Awards in partnership with Endeavor South Africa has an impressive finalist (top nine) pack that includes a manufacturer of spacecraft components and sub-systems that supplies NASA, intelligent mobile apps makers and Point-of-Sale systems. FNB Business CEO, Mike Vacy-Lyle, says these hold the greatest possibility to answer to the … Read moreLook who made it: Impressive finalist for the FNB Business Innovation Awards

Steinhoff listing deal wins in African Bank of the Year award

Ujuh Reporter Kenya’s banking group, Equity Group Holdings, was named as the 2018 African Bank of  the year in an awards ceremony dominated by East African banks but also full of interesting surprises. One surprise was the naming of Rand Merchant Bank as the winner of the ‘Deal of the Year – Equity’ award for work done around the … Read moreSteinhoff listing deal wins in African Bank of the Year award

South Africa gets its first Cryptocurrency ATM

By: Gugu Lourie  Vendibit, a South African blockchain firm, opened its first commercial cryptocurrency ATM, which is inside the Spar-Northwold in Johannesburg. The move is a first for South Africa, where cryptocurrency regulation is still being formulated by the Reserve Bank and adoption of this innovative currency is gaining traction in Africa.. The cryptocurrency ATM will process … Read moreSouth Africa gets its first Cryptocurrency ATM