ENTREPRENEUR: The exodus of the urban entrepreneur

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Urban entrepreneurs are skipping the city for the countryside. Without the hustle and bustle of the city, lucrative business opportunities in farming and hospitality are difficult to resist.

LIFE: Finweek’s holiday price guide

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How much will travelling to your destination cost you this December? How much would you spend if you went abroad versus staying at home? Finweek answers all these questions in our ultimate holiday price guide.

NEWS: Joburg still Africa’s most popular city


According to the 2014 MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index, Johannesburg is set to the most visited city in Africa for the second year running, followed by Cape Town. Finweek investigates.

PROPERTY: Cape estate where Princess Di stayed, on the market

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Tarrystone, the estate formerly owned by the late Princess Diana’s brother Earl Spencer, is up for sale. Glenda Williams investigates.

PROPERTY: Wealthy on the increase


Have you ever heard of ultra high net worth individuals (UHNWIs)? Andrew Golding from Pam Golding Property gives some insight on how the super rich in SA are growing and making even more money.

STEP RIGHT UP: This week in Finweek

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In the 24 July edition on Finweek, we look at whether Johannesburg or Cape Town is better for business and are widely surprised by a wild card entry. We also look at a PwC report that shows how executive pay is looking and are taken aback by how young some CEOs are.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: CT entrepreneurs get in the ring

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Get in the Ring: The Investment Battle has entered South Africa. Start-up entrepreneurs across the country will enter in the hopes of winning the big prize. We take a closer look.

INSIGHT: Challenges facing CEOs in business environment


The leading global executive search firm Odgers Berndtson Sub-Saharan Africa, is celebrating its 10th year in South Africa in May this year. We look at trends that have emerged in the executive search field over the last decade, and the challenges facing modern CEOs in a changing global business environment.

PROPERTY: High demand for V&A Waterfront homes

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The V&A Waterfront has always been the perfect destination to host business people and international visitors. According to Pam Golding Properties however, a demand for residential properties has occurred. We take a look.

INSIGHT: It’s your tattoo, but do you own the copyright?


When it comes to tattoos people tend to forget about the copyright implications. We look what is stated about intellectual property rights when it comes to body art.