From Business Insider South Africa:

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Huawei has launched its new line of laptops in SA – and they’re pretty cheap

Fortnite kicked out of Apple store after it side-stepped Apple's 30% commission

Imported frozen foods may have caused New Zealand's new coronavirus outbreak

Gold climbs for a 2nd straight day after suffering biggest drop in 7 years

Today's headlines:

1. Load shedding (Stage 2) started at 08:00 again this morning and is expected to end at 22:00 tonight.

2. A former driver for ex-public enterprises minister Malusi Gigaba testified yesterday at the Zondo commission that Gigaba received large sums of cash from the Gupta family, which he would use to buy tailored suits.

3. This morning, Woolworths announced that its headline profit for the past year may decline by up to 70%.

4. Government has appointed RMB to assess offers for shareholdings in SAA, Bloomberg reports.

5. Game is launching a new cheap clothing range today to take on Pep and Ackermans.


Graph of the day:

Emerging market bank shares compared to other emerging market shares.

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