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Woolworths Sales Surge 47.5%

VENTURES AFRICA – JSE-listed food and clothing retailer, Woolworths, on Thursday said group sales had surged 47.5 percent in the first 20 weeks of its 2015 financial year. It said excluding the...
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BHP Billiton’s Annual Profits Surge 10%

VENTURES AFRICA – Jac Nasser, the chairman of mining giant BHP Billiton, on Thursday said the company performed robustly in the 2014 financial year, with profits surging 10 percent to $13.4 bil...