In the news today: Silver Falcons at the regatta, Samsung in crisis mode, and is Musk making business sense?


South Africa’s own aerobatics squadron the Silver Falcons has been confirmed for the opening ceremony of the fourth annual RISKAFRICA Regatta on Friday evening, 21 October. READ MORE

The founder of Tesla, SolarCity and SpaceX is deservedly admired for his technological insight. But is his latest business plan reckless? READ MORE

More than 40 000 car insurance claims get thrown out, either partly or in full, each year in South Africa. Don’t let yours be one of them. READ MORE

Vasari Global, the unlisted UK-based investment group headed up by Vivian Imerman, has completed its acquisition of the operational assets of South African wine and spirits producer KWV for R1.15 billion. READ MORE

Representatives of Samsung are setting up pop-up booths at airports around the world to exchange or refund customers’ Galaxy Note 7 devices and hopefully prevent the explosion-prone phones from making it on board. READ MORE