Adcock's largest shareholder is looking for an all-cash offer of up to R74 a share in the takeover being battled out between Bidvest and Chile's CFR.
France looks to Africa to boost its economy and will contribute 20-billion euros to fund develoment projects on the continent.
The retailer will open its first store in Angola next week, with the help of an unnamed local partner.
Agriculture Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says the country needs farmers to respect early-warning systems for drought.
A day after putting in an offer to acquire part of Adcock Ingram, Bidvest is taking the company to court over an "unlawful" guarantee.
The Reserve Bank's last quarterly update for the year shows that the current-account deficit widened to the biggest gap in half a decade.
The rand was volatile as it anticipated Tuesday's release of data on the current-account deficit.
Major companies like Amazon are looking to outsource their call centres to SA, listing South Africans' "English premium voice quality" as ideal.
Bidvest has put in a R4-billion offer for pharmaceuticals company Adcock, countering that of Chilean company CFR Pharmaceuticals.
e-filing system and the abolishment of secondary tax on companies produce positive results.
A total of 15 construction companies found guilty of collusion by the competition authorities.
South Africa can no longer afford to be the customs union's R40-billion benefactor and is calling for action.
A pilot project paves the way for the transfer of title deeds to millions of residents.
Sacu, the apartheid-era customs union, must adapt if it is to survive — but it's going to hurt.
Communications and technology company seeks justice in South Africa.
Experts believe that South Africans have failed to come together to promote entrepreneurship on a national scale.
A new pricing system will widen the margin for petrol retailers and narrowing that for wholesalers.
A newly-formed retail-focused property fund plans to list on the JSE.
South Africa doesn't foresee a sudden stop of capital inflows as central banks react to the possibility of quantitative easing, says the Reserve Bank.
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