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Welcome to BizNews Radio where we interview top thought leaders and business people from South Africa and across the globe.

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Welcome to BizNews Radio where we interview top thought leaders and business people from South Africa and across the globe.

    Carrie's Corner: Remembering 'Spatz' Sperling - Delheim's Nora Thiel

    Carrie's Corner: Remembering 'Spatz' Sperling - Delheim's Nora Thiel

    Wine Expert Carrie Adams chats with Nora Thiel, daughter of the legendary Michael Hans 'Spatz' Sperling, about her pioneering father and his amazing story in the SA wine industry.

    • 22 min
    BPH 5 March 2021: O'Sullivan on Jooste; Trellidor CEO; Ken Forrester wines; Drive Time

    BPH 5 March 2021: O'Sullivan on Jooste; Trellidor CEO; Ken Forrester wines; Drive Time

    In this episode of the BizNews Power Hour, host Jackie Cameron is joined by Forensics for Justice founder Paul O'Sullivan on Markus Jooste, Trellidor CEO Terry Dennison, wine guru Ken Forrester and the BizNews team.

    • 59 min
    Inside Covid-19: Deep insights on pandemic, with Discovery Life CEO Riaan van Reenen, J&J CEO Alex Gorsky

    Inside Covid-19: Deep insights on pandemic, with Discovery Life CEO Riaan van Reenen, J&J CEO Alex Gorsky

    South Africa was the first country to roll out the Johnson & Johnson vaccines. Earlier this week, President Cyril Ramaphosa said 80,000 J&J vaccines have arrived as the mass vaccination programme gets underway. The single-dose vaccine has shown to be effective in preventing moderate and severe disease from South Africa's dominant coronavirus variant with an efficacy of 57% in trials conducted in South Africa. We hear from Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky about the J&J vaccine which has been cleared by regulators in the US and is working on ramping up production to boost global supplies. Also coming up, we hear fascinating insights on the pandemic from the inside of Discovery Life, with CEO Riaan van Reenen. He shares what Discovery's data on claims tells us about the real rate of Covid-19 and what the Life assurer's actuaries have forecast if there is a third wave at Easter. MUST LISTEN!

    • 41 min
    Flash Briefing: SA misses vaccination target; Ninety One dumps Tongaat Hulett; EOH; Nedbank

    Flash Briefing: SA misses vaccination target; Ninety One dumps Tongaat Hulett; EOH; Nedbank

    South Africa's government expects up to 7 million Covid-19 vaccines before June, but it is falling short of its current vaccination target. EOH has cancelled its AGM and asset manager Ninety One has sold its stake in Tongaat Hulett

    • 2 min
    BPH 4 March 2021: Hostile takeovers; currency markets; FNB CEO; Ivermectin

    BPH 4 March 2021: Hostile takeovers; currency markets; FNB CEO; Ivermectin

    In this episode of the BizNews Power Hour, host Jackie Cameron is joined by the CEO of the Huge Group James Herbst, Sable International director Andrew Rissik, CEO of First National Bank Jacques Celliers, Professor Eli Schwartz on Ivermectin and the BizNews team.

    • 58 min
    Flash Briefing: Jooste charged in Germany; FirstRand dividend; Covid-19

    Flash Briefing: Jooste charged in Germany; FirstRand dividend; Covid-19

    Markus Jooste has been charged with accounting violations in Germany. FirstRand has declared the first dividend since the SARB lifted its suspension on payouts and scientists are using SA Covid-19 strain data to improve vaccine efficacy.

    • 2 min

Customer Reviews

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13 Ratings

13 Ratings

Edwin Ukama ,

Great content

I’m really enjoying the Biznews content. Specifically the biographical interviews and the rational radio features with David Shapiro. It is because of Alec Hogg that I discovered investing through the Moneyweb Power Hour on Radio 2000 many years ago.

Keep up the good work!

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