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Most read, most talked about business articles of the past week:

1.

“Culture eats strategy for breakfast, and MTN has a culture of flying close to the sun,” says Hlelo Giyose, CIO at First Avenue Investment Management.

2.

How to get rich (no slaving away or winning lotto ticket required).

3.

Uber is the epitome of urban-convenience. It’s also a way to make money. Just ask this guy…

4.

Volkswagen finds itself in yet another scandal. This time it understated the fuel consumption of 800 000 cars.

5.

Water is the new Eskom. Here’s why…

6.

We interview the author of “Blackout: The Eskom Crisis”, a book on Eskom’s degeneration from global energy powerhouse to struggling monolith.

7.

MTN’s BEE company - MTN Zakhele – lists its ordinary shares on the JSE's BEE section.


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