Companies reportedly gain 44% in order value by going online. And global B2B online retail is projected to reach nearly R85tr by 2020. Could your business also benefit from e-commerce?
Mining companies have announced billion-dollar write-downs, mine closures and thousands of job cuts – but the continuing decline in metal prices means the sector, the world’s worst performer since 2011, remains an “industry in reverse”. Finweek unpacks the reasons behind the “bloodbath” and factors that could result in a turnaround.
Actively investing for your children or with them, can teach them sound financial concepts that will be valuable when they embark on their financial journey, independently as adults. Finweek contributor Justine Olivier speaks to experts who advise on how to start and which investment and savings vehicles to use.
Multinational companies and trade ministers are scrambling to build relationships with Iran, the second-largest economy in the Middle East, after a historic nuclear deal between Iran and other world powers was reached in the middle of July. For some South African companies, the deal also opens up opportunities.