LIFE: Most expensive Cognac now in SA

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Four bottles of Rémy Martin’s deluxe Louis XIII Rare Cask 42,6 Cognac have been released in South Africa. It is by far the most expensive cognac on the market. Finweek investigates.

LIFE: Winemaker of the Year announced


The Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year awards have been announced at the La Residence Hotel in Franschhoek this past Saturday, 15 November 2014.

Finweek Quiz #47


Try your hand at our quiz to win! This week, we have a copy of the book ‘Inspired – Remarkable South African and their stories’ to give away. This book is a compilation of insights from over a dozen inspirational South Africans from all sectors, including Thuli Madonsela, Herman Mashaba, Terence Nombembe and Francois Pienaar, to name just a few.

Finweek Quiz #46


It’s time for another quiz! If you get all the answers right, you stand a chance to win a Finweek hamper consisting of a Finweek branded shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD.

LIFE: A luxurious way to make money


The face of luxury is changing. It’s becoming an increasingly important investment vehicle in South Africa. Kristia van Heerden talks about these investment opportunities surrounding art, jewellery and wine.

Finweek Quiz #45


We’ve got a Monday quiz for you this week. A hamper consisting of a Finweek T-shirt and key ring, as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD, is up for grabs. Give it your best shot!

LIFE: Township walking tours promote cultural diversity

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As part of their Route 360 cultural tourism initiative, Stellenbosch 360 has started a ‘people’s route’ through Kayamandi Township for the avid traveler to explore the authentic culture of the locals. Finweek investigates.

LIFE: Why women want whiskey


Whiskey is no longer considered a masculine drink. With the increased spending power women enjoy these days, comes an appetite for the finer things in life like Whiskey. Emily Stockden from the FNB Whisky Live Festival talks about a few tips on how to get started with whiskey.

Finweek Quiz #44


It’s that time of the week again and we’ve got a cracking quiz for you! If you get all the answers right, you have a shot at winning a hamper consisting of a Finweek T-shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD.

LIFE: Entries open for second Sanlam Portrait Award

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Entries are now open for the second Sanlam Portrait Award. The awards, which is sponsored by Sanlam Private Wealth aims to showcase the best original portrait artwork in South Africa. Finweek investigates.