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US stock surge as investors buy the dip

US equities enjoyed their best week in months as buying fever returned to the market following a month-long swoon on solid earnings.

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Dollar dips ahead of Fed meeting

The dollar weakened against other major currencies in cautious trade ahead of next week's Federal Reserve monetary policy meeting.

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ECB's Draghi issues crisis warning

France and Italy renewed their commitment to reform their economies.

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Meikles AGM fails to reassure shareholders
October 22 2014 at 04:34

The Herbert Baker-designed Victoria Falls Hotel is doing well for the Meikles brand as tourists return to Zimbabwe.

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China’s economic growth at slow pace
October 22 2014 at 04:39

China’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded in the third quarter at its slowest pace since the depths of the global financial crisis, official data showed yesterday, but analysts said the world’s second-large... Read Story
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Daimler sells Tesla stake
October 22 2014 at 06:28

Daimler AG says it will book a $780m windfall from selling its stake in rival electric car maker Tesla Motors.

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Wall Street extends rebound on earnings
October 22 2014 at 06:27

American stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results.

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Ambassadors to assist chief in trade mediation
October 22 2014 at 05:14

World Trade Organisation chief Roberto Azevedo will begin consulting with WTO ambassadors today to try to work out how to pick up the pieces after global trade negotiations appeared to suffer a final defeat yesterday.

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Ebola stigma hurts continent
October 22 2014 at 04:59

Ebola’s economic effects in Africa are proving hard to quarantine even in the 49 of 54 countries that are untouched by the virus.

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Massage and mooo-d music at cows’ beauty contestant
October 22 2014 at 04:51

This year’s winner of Vietnam’s Moc Chau beauty contest has a US father while her mother is of Dutch and Cuban heritage.

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Uganda has plan B to fund rail project
October 22 2014 at 04:50

Uganda could rely on income from future oil exports to finance an $8 billion (R88.4bn) railway if funding talks with China failed to bear fruit, President Yoweri Museveni said on Monday.

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Total chief executive killed in plane crash
October 22 2014 at 04:47

Total’s Christophe de Margerie died late on Monday when his airplane struck a snow plough on a Moscow runway, ending a career in which he oversaw the biggest expansion of oil reserves at the French company in at leas... Read Story
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Rwanda still plans to tap into market
October 22 2014 at 04:46

Rwanda still planned to launch another Eurobond to fund infrastructure projects in the fast-growing economy, though the size and timing of it was still being worked out, Finance Minister Claver Gatete said on Monday.

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