News24 - Business Fin24.com | Hogan Lovells' Makwakwa headache: 'Why we could not break SARS's privilege' 2018-05-27T22:35:37.000000000+02:00 As much as we wanted to, we could not break SARS's privilege, unless they permitted us to do so, writes partner at Hogan Lovells (SA) Wessel Badenhorst for Fin24 about an investigation into controversial former SARS bigwig Jonas Makwakwa. Fin24.com | Hackers loot R300 000 from Goliath and Goliath: 'I'm petrified', says CEO 2018-05-27T18:00:01.000000000+02:00 Comedy and entertainment agency Goliath and Goliath has suffered a loss of more than R300 000 in what appears to be a phishing scam. Fin24.com | Two premium melons sell for record R366K 2018-05-27T15:28:46.000000000+02:00 A single pair of premium melons have fetched a record $29 300 - enough to buy a new car in Japan - where the fruit is regarded as a status symbol. Fin24.com | IDC appoints new auditors after dumping KPMG 2018-05-27T14:34:14.000000000+02:00 The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa has announced the appointment of new external auditors after cutting ties with beleaguered KPMG. Fin24.com | A billion dead chickens show toll of strike paralysing Brazil 2018-05-27T12:37:53.000000000+02:00 As a paralysing truckers’ strike in Brazil entered its fifth day, the president deployed national security forces amid warnings of a calamity in one of the world’s largest cities and potentially devastating livestock losses. Fin24.com | What SA needs to do to climb out of junk status - S&P 2018-05-27T11:42:27.000000000+02:00 South Africa could improve its ratings and move back into investment grade territory if there was sustained economic growth and fiscal outcomes, according to Standard and Poor’s Global Ratings. Fin24.com | OPINION: We need to produce what Africa consumes 2018-05-27T10:45:12.000000000+02:00 While Africans do not own the technologies they need for their own development, they will forever be glorified hewers of wood and drawers of water, writes Muzi Kuzwayo. Fin24.com | Mahindra begins building bakkies in SA 2018-05-27T09:54:43.000000000+02:00 The first locally put-together bakkie rolled off a new assembly line near the King Shaka International Airport this week. Fin24.com | OPINION: Too much murk in dealings by the PIC 2018-05-27T09:46:59.000000000+02:00 Are Cosatu-affiliated trade union investment companies, under the umbrella of Cosatu Investments, in line to be helped by the Public Investment Corporation to a R15 billion debt-funded share deal, asks Terry Bell? Fin24.com | Tiger Brands seeks new food safety standard 2018-05-27T09:14:36.000000000+02:00 The company, which is at the centre of a listeriosis crisis, is waiting for feedback from government departments.