From midnight on 26 March, South Africa will be in lockdown due to the coronavirus, with many small businesses suffering. Two white billionaires, Nicky Oppenheimer and Johann Rupert, have stepped up to the plate and donated R1 billion each to … Read the rest
Johann Rupert, the South African who has made billions peddling Cartier jewelry and Chloe fashion, said tension between the rich and poor is set to escalate as robots and artificial intelligence fuel mass unemployment.
“We cannot have 0.1 percent of … Read the rest
Apartheid was not good for his businesses Johann Rupert, chairman of the Remgro and Richemont groups, declared on Tuesday.
He was one of the speakers at the FW de Klerk Foundation’s conference on issues related to the South African economy … Read the rest
Julius Malema has accused billionaire businessman Johann Rupert of controlling the ANC and DA and being behind the EFF leader’s tax and political woes, the Sunday Times reported.
When Rupert was contacted for comment by the paper, he laughed uncontrollably … Read the rest
Billionaire Johann Rupert has made a R2.34bn offer to obtain a large stake in Caxton, the Sunday Times reported.
Remgro wants to buy ElementOne, which holds a 40% stake in Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers.
ElementOne owns The Citizen … Read the rest