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Kabous le Roux

Kabous le Roux is a financial journalist and digital content producer at Primedia Broadcasting. He cut his teeth at iafrica.com where he was the Personal Finance, Property and Business Editor. He is currently the Editor of Mattr.biz – a website aiming to deliver business skills, knowledge and insight to entrepreneurs, would-be entrepreneurs and everyday South Africans. Kabous has a passion for making complex ideas broadly accessible.

Auschwitz concentration camp liberated on this day (27 January) in 1945

Auschwitz concentration camp liberated on this day (27 January) in 1945

The Red Army liberated Auschwitz - Nazi Germany’s largest concentration camp – on this day, 72 years ago.

How to overcome the fear of failure (and other tips from a serial entrepreneur)

How to overcome the fear of failure (and other tips from a serial entrepreneur)

Nic Haralambous knows a thing or three about starting a small business with almost no money. He offers this advice…

Meet Keith Kirsten, guru of gardening and world-renowned horticulturist

Meet Keith Kirsten, guru of gardening and world-renowned horticulturist

Bruce Whitfield interviews Kirsten about his 30-year-long career and his new franchise concept, Keith Kirsten Garden Centre.

How a single township internet café grew into a nationwide IT franchise business

How a single township internet café grew into a nationwide IT franchise business

Meet the inspirational Luvuyo Rani, Social Entrepreneur of 2016. Learn about his fascinating business and the lives he’s changing.

What a three-way Olympic swimming tie says about our strange measuring system

What a three-way Olympic swimming tie says about our strange measuring system

The metric system defines the world around us, but those definitions are not what you think they are.

Why every businessperson should be a comedian (NOT joking!)

Why every businessperson should be a comedian (NOT joking!)

The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews IQ Business CEO Adam Craker and comedian Jason Goliath, Craker’s mentor.

'I wanted lots of money!' - Andile Mazwai (National Stokvel Association of SA)

'I wanted lots of money!' - Andile Mazwai (National Stokvel Association of SA)

Bruce Whitfield interviews Stokvel Association CEO Andile Mazwai about his attitude to money (hopes, fears, successes, failures).

Bruce Whitfield interviews Africa’s most successful woman (according to Forbes)

Bruce Whitfield interviews Africa’s most successful woman (according to Forbes)

The Business Insider ranks Mo Abudu as the only African on its list of top 100 visionaries creating value for the world.

Banking (and money) is alchemy – Mervyn King (ex-Gov of the Bank of England)

Banking (and money) is alchemy – Mervyn King (ex-Gov of the Bank of England)

King speaks to Bruce Whitfield about his new book “The End of Alchemy - Banking, the Global Economy and the Future of Money”.